When you think of retaining a lawyer, you might imagine a big courtroom with your legal representative in the midst of a heated argument before a judge and jury. While this scenario is certainly possible, it’s unlikely. In fact, only about 4% to 5% of personal injury cases in the U.S. go to trial. The … More Should Your Injury Lawyer Have Trial Experience?
Sparked by the #MeToo movement, several legislatures (including Pennsylvania, California, and New York) are considering prohibiting employers from including non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) and confidentiality clauses in the settlement of sexual harassment claims. It’s not hard to see why: to take just one example, the gold-medal-winning gymnast McKayla Maroney could potentially have to pay … More Sexual Harassment And The Enforcement Of Non-Disclosure Agreements
Tampa police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash early Saturday morning. The crash occurred at South Manhattan Avenue and West Euclid Avenue. Police believe the motorcyclist hit a tree. The victim, a 36-year-old man, suffered fatal injuries. The crash caused the road to be closed for several hours Saturday morning while police conducted the investigation. … More Motorcyclist Killed in Tampa Bay Crash
Residents of Florida sometimes encounter a threat from sinkholes, which can damage property and injure or kill people. The holes occur more frequently in Florida than any other state. They occur naturally and can form without any obvious warning signs. Florida law includes protections for citizens and insurance companies, but many find these regulations complicated. … More What Can I Do If a Sinkhole Has Caused Damage or Injury?
A tree trimmer was in critical condition after being shocked by a power line while working Monday morning. Clearwater Fire & Rescue identified the 38-year-old victim and confirmed he is being treated at Tampa General Hospital. Authorities said the man was trimming trees while on a ladder on Milton Street when the incident occurred. It … More Tree Trimmer in Critical Condition after Being Shocked in Clearwater
A Tampa woman is suing a doctor, alleging negligence led to her medical injuries. The woman filed a complaint Nov. 20 in Pinellas Circuit Court against the doctor, alleging failure to exercise standard care and skill required of a medical provider. According to the complaint, on Feb. 26, 2016, the woman was at Safety Harbor … More Clearwater Patient Blames Doctor for Her Injuries
Texas Bus Accident Lawyers Every year in Texas, thousands of people are killed or seriously injured in Texas bus accidents. Tragically, many of these accidents are the result of negligent, reckless Charter bus and Tour bus drivers and their employers. Whether you are a passenger on a Charter bus, Tour bus or in a motor … More Texas Bus Accident Lawyers | Bus Accident Attorney
A widow, as representative of her deceased husband, is suing St. Petersburg medical providers, alleging wrongful death. The woman filed a complaint Nov. 6 in Pinellas Circuit Court against St. Anthony’s Hospital, alleging the medical providers failed to exercise standard medical care and skill. According to the complaint, on Jan. 15, the woman’s husband was … More Clearwater Widow Blames Medical Provider for Husband’s Suicide
Many Americans look forward to Thanksgiving every year as it truly is one of the happiest days of the year. While endless families throughout the United States are enjoying the day with their family, eating turkey, and getting ready for the rest of the holidays, others are battling with dangerous and reckless drivers sharing the … More Thanksgiving Is One Of The Deadliest Days To Be On The Road
A motorcyclist was killed Monday morning in a crash at a Treasure Island intersection. According to Treasure Island police, the crash happened at 104th Avenue and Gulf Boulevard just before 9 a.m. Police did not release details of the crash as of yet. The crash remains under investigation. Riding a motorcycle in a bustling city … More Motorcyclist Killed in Treasure Island Crash