Category: Personal Injury

Evidentiary Privileges in Florida — How Do They Affect Your Personal Injury Case?

April 12, 2018 | Category: Personal Injury

If you’ve been injured due to the negligence, omissions, or wrongful acts of another person (or entity), Florida law may give you a right of action against the defendant for damages.  The defendant would like to avoid liability, of course, and may attempt to undermine your claims by forcing people close to you to disclose sensitive information. Fortunately, Florida law gives you an opportunity to prevent such disclosures through the use of an evidentiary privilege.

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Improperly Secured Retail Fixtures Prove Deadly

April 9, 2018 | Category: Personal Injury

When shopping for clothing, shoes, toys, electronics and household goods, shoppers do not think they are in danger. However, even though many shopping-related accidents may be minor, there are more serious injuries including broken bones, sprains, head trauma, neck injury, spinal injury and even death.  

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Evidence Must Be Relevant and Not Unfairly Prejudicial

April 3, 2018 | Category: Personal Injury

Evidence lies at the core of all personal injury lawsuits in Florida and elsewhere.  If you’re bringing an action against the defendant for having caused your injuries, you’ll need sufficient evidence to support your various injury claims.  Likewise, the defendant will attempt to avoid liability by introducing evidence that disproves or weakens your claims.

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How Injury Litigation Benefits You — The Basics

January 18, 2018 | Category: Personal Injury

If you have been injured in an accident that was caused by the negligent, reckless or intentional actions of another, you may be able to recover damages pursuant to Florida law. Personal injury litigation is a process by which one can secure compensation in such scenarios. For example, if you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, then suing the defendant may give you access to damages that will compensate you for losses that include medical expenses and quality of life deterioration,...

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