Alternative Dispute Resolutions
Alternative Dispute Resolutions Mediation Mediation allows you the opportunity to meet with your insurance company in attempt to settle any dispute you may have with your claim. One of the benefits of mediation is that it is non-binding, which means none of the parties are required to accept the outcome or last offer on the […]
Bad Faith Florida has made it more difficult than ever for policyholders to expose bad-faith conduct and recover extra contractual costs spent to prevail in an insurance dispute. Florida’s recent and evolving laws have also made it easier for insurance companies to avoid complying with statutory and policy requirements. The attorneys at Warner & Fitzmartin […]
Business Interruption Insurance Claims
Business Interruption Insurance Claims Many business owners purchase an insurance policy with business interruption insurance. While property insurance policies generally provide coverage to repair damage, business interruption insurance policies can cover lost income and profits. Insurance policies with business interruption coverage generally provide payment to recover things like net income that would have been earned, […]
Can a Florida Rideshare Lawyer Help After an Uber or Lyft Crash?
Rideshare services like Uber and Lyft provide a convenient, hassle-free way to get things done without a car. However, accidents do still happen, and you might be wondering how to pursue compensation for your injuries. Because rideshare drivers are typically classified as independent contractors, navigating the legal landscape and recovering financially can add a layer […]
Can I File for Wrongful Death for a Fatal Florida Truck Accident?
Can I File for Wrongful Death for a Fatal Florida Truck Accident? When a truck collides with another vehicle, it has devastating consequences. In some cases, those consequences are fatal. When you lose a loved one to an accident that occurred due to a truck driver’s negligence, you’ll understandably feel frustrated. While there is no […]
Can I Sue If an Uber or Lyft Rideshare Driver Hit My Car?
Determining fault following a car accident can be challenging enough. However, identifying fault can be even more challenging when the at-fault party drives for a rideshare company like Uber or Lyft. Can you sue Uber or Lyft after a rideshare accident, or is another party at fault? Contact a rideshare accident attorney for assistance with […]
Can I Sue if My Family Died in a Wrongful Death Car Accident?
Losing a loved one in a car accident is one of the most devastating and tragic events one can experience. When the accident is caused by the negligent, reckless, or criminal behavior of another person, you might be wondering if you can file a wrongful death claim. This article answers commonly asked questions about wrongful […]
Can I Sue the Truck Company if I Was Hit by a Tractor-Trailer?
Can I Sue the Truck Company if I Was Hit by a Tractor-Trailer? Commercial trucks are common on Florida highways and present a greater risk to other drivers than smaller passenger vehicles. While truck drivers undergo training to transport large loads safely over long distances, that doesn’t mean accidents never happen. If a driver is […]
Car Accidents and Truck Accidents Types of Car Accidents We handle: Car accidents Truck accidents Motorcycle accidents Golf cart accidents Commercial vehicle accidents Uber and Lyft accidents Personal vehicle accidents Rental car accidents Test driving accidents Tractor trailer accidents / semi truck accidents/ 18 wheeler accidents And More The first thing you should do after […]
Commercial Insurance Claims
Commercial property insurance claims are complex and often involve matters unrelated to homeowner claims. Property damage to business establishments can be severe, costly, and often require lengthy repairs with the schedules of numerous licensed professionals and municipal authorities.
Common Personal Injury Mistakes to Avoid When Filing a Lawsuit
Suing the at-fault party in a personal injury case could increase your compensation and cover your medical bills, pain and suffering, and other expenses. However, approaching your lawsuit strategically is paramount to success. Avoid the following mistakes when filing a personal injury lawsuit. Waiting Too Long to File Florida has a statute of limitations for […]
Couture for a Cause: Legal Aid Society and Brooks Brothers Unite in Glamorous Fusion of Law and Fashion at Boca Raton Mall
Couture for a Cause On the evening of November 15, 2023, the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County joined forces with the renowned fashion brand, Brooks Brothers, to host a captivating event at the Boca Raton Mall. Local lawyers took to the runway in a unique collaboration that seamlessly blended the worlds of law […]
Do I Need a Lawyer for a Personal Injury Case in Florida?
Do I Need a Lawyer for a Personal Injury Case in Florida? Let’s say you sustained injuries because of another person’s negligence. Whether you slipped and fell at a supermarket or were in a fender-bender, you may be facing medical bills, serious injuries, and an inability to work. Many people hire a personal injury lawyer […]
Dog Bites In Florida, owners of dogs who bite others are strictly liable for the actions of their dogs. This means that regardless of the former viciousness of the dog, or the dog owners’ knowledge of lack thereof of such viciousness, the owner is still liable. This means even if a sweet Golden Retriever suddenly […]
Dram Shop Liability
Dram Shop Liability Drunk driving is responsible for thousands of deaths throughout the United States every year. Despite lawmakers increasing penalties and running campaigns to educate people on the dangers of drunk driving, it persists. In Florida alone, there were 799 fatalities caused by impaired driving in 2021. Florida is a tourism state. People come […]