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The Florida Lawyers Blog Watch:

The following is an RSS driven aggregation of the 10 most recent blog posts by lawyers in the State of Florida (Read more about the process...). This is not an exclusive club! If you know of another blogging Florida lawyer, please send a note to Steve Matthews and he'll get them added to the mix!

  • Florida Condominium Governing Documents

    March 23rd, 2017

    As a Florida Condominium Attorney, I am asked all too often what are Florida Condominium Governing Documents? Understanding your Association Governing Documents is very important, but what is also very important is knowing the hierarchy of the Association Documents and what controls if there…... [Link]
  • You’re Invited – American Bar Association Property Law Insurance Committee’s Spring CLE

    March 23rd, 2017

    Have you ever wondered about when an insurer is obligated to issue payment for a covered loss, or what the necessary conditions are to trigger that obligation? What about the considerations, pros and cons, of submitting a proof of loss? Or how insureds can effectively use coverage extensions, additi... [Link]
  • 3d DCA Watch -- The Majesty of the Law Edition!

    March 22nd, 2017

    Dear Judge Luck, this is now the type of case you'll have to rule on forever and ever into the rule of perpetuities and beyond until bunker doth thou mechanical/gym room part (or hopefully you get elevated):Orlando Noa appeals a non-final order denying his motion to compel a second appraisal of an i... [Link]
  • Seniors and Falls: A Growing, Preventable Problem

    March 22nd, 2017

    The No. 1 cause of injury to U.S. seniors are falls. They happen at unimaginable rates. A member of the elderly population receives treatment in an emergency room every 11 seconds because of a fall. Someone age 75 or older dies from a fall every 19 minutes. In 2013, the latest year for which statist... [Link]
  • Passenger Overboard from Carnival Victory

    March 22nd, 2017

    Multiple news sources are reporting this morning that a Carnival cruise passenger went overboard last night / early this morning around 33 miles west / northwest of Cuba as the cruise ship was heading toward Cozumel. A guest aboard the Carnival cruise ship told a newspaper in Texas that the ship... [Link]
  • A READER INQUIRES

    March 22nd, 2017

    A reader has some questions that deserve answers. Here are some questions for you my friend Rumpy: 1. Why does the State e-file discovery notices but not the actual discovery, which they send to you by snail mail? Even Broweird e-files the entire discovery package. Don't they have scanners or copi... [Link]
  • Governor Rick Scott Removes Prosecutor From Case

    March 22nd, 2017

    WHAT HAPPENED Florida Governor Rick Scott recently removed newly elected Orlando prosecutor Aramis Ayala from the Markeith Loyd case. Loyd is charged with two counts of First Degree Murder for shooting and killing police officer Lt. Debra Clayton and Loyd’s pregnant ex-girlfriend Sade Dixon. The c... [Link]
  • Trans Name Change in Tampa Bay

    March 22nd, 2017

    Do you want your legal identity to match who you are?  At Family Diplomacy, we have been a cutting edge law firm serving the needs of LGBT clients.  We can help you apply for a change of your legal name and gender marker to sync with your gender identity.  In sum, we can help you […] The post T... [Link]
  • Florida Landlord Tenant Notice

    March 22nd, 2017

    Are you a Florida Landlord who is having issues with your Florida Residential Tenant? Is your Florida Tenant not paying Rent? Is their a non-monetary breach of the Florida Lease? Is it just time for your Tenant to leave? In Florida,… The post Florida Landlord Tenant Notice appeared first on . [Link]
  • New Report Gives Insight into Increased Fire Claim Figures

    March 22nd, 2017

    One of the most terrifying and devastating perils insured against is fire. A wildfire outbreak is one news alert that can have a massive impact on our property and lives. A new research study has exposed some of the data on the insurance claim side of this catastrophe. For many years, the amount of... [Link]