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Water Damage Insurance Claims in Florida

Living in South Florida is a paradise for most. Great beach weather year-round makes us the envy of the nation. But for property owners, this paradise can easily be lost – or at least become a source of frustration – due to the constant threat of tropical storms, hurricanes and inundation of homes located in flood zones. Any one of these weather-related assaults can be a cause of mold,... ❯❯❯

The Key Differences Between Superannuation In Australia And New Zealand

Image Credit: Unsplash The Cost of Death Report shows that 88% of seniors believe there is a need to talk more about death and dying in New Zealand. What does this really mean? Well, the retirement systems in Australia and New Zealand both share common themes and differences, especially when it comes to things like funerals, superannuation, healthcare, and aged care. The retirement systems in... ❯❯❯

Key Facts About US Immigration Policies

The Trump administration has plans afoot to alter the immigration laws into the USA. Here are a few key points as to the situation as it stands now, these being relevant to the most commonly asked questions regarding the subject. Family-Based Immigration At present the USA Issues green cards to persons wishing to enter the US who have a spouse, sibling, child or parent who is a US citizen... ❯❯❯

Uber and Driver Found Responsible In Wrongful Death Accident

There are many advantages to having an Uber account. Booking an Uber car is easy, the drivers are reliable, and the fares are inexpensive. Uber has become a real force in private transportation. The company’s rise has not come without controversy. Anyone with a vehicle and driver’s license can offer their services on Uber. The company does not attempt to screen out people with poor... ❯❯❯

Sunshine Justice: How Criminal Defense Differs in Florida

Just as in the other states, there are criminal laws set forth in Florida to prevent acts that cause deliberate harm to other people and punish those who commit them. These laws are in place to protect the public and deter people not to commit crimes. However, of course, crimes occur every single day in spite of criminal law. In Florida, criminal defense differs from other states in certain... ❯❯❯

The 6 Most Common Legal Claims in Florida

People have the right to file many kinds of legal claims in Florida, but certain kinds of claims are more common than others. Any person considering a legal action in Florida should make sure that they retain legal counsel for assistance with every aspect of their case. The six most common kinds of legal claims in the Sunshine State include: Breach of Contract A breach of contract claim... ❯❯❯

Is a Car Making a Left Turn Always Held Legally Responsible for an Accident?

If you're making a left turn, it's your responsibility to wait for a break in traffic and avoid a collision. Therefore, most accidents at intersections are said to be the fault of the driver who made the left turn. But as with all rules, there are exceptions. Learn how to determine when the turning driver is liable for an accident and when someone else may be at fault. The Laws Regarding Left... ❯❯❯

5 Important Facts to Know about Personal Injury Lawsuits

Personal injuries and personal injury lawsuits are an unfortunate fact of life. Both happen with a high enough frequency that personal injury lawyers are always busy. If you have experienced a personal injury, then you will have many different lawyers to choose from no matter where you live. But before you do, there are some important facts that you need to know about personal injury lawsuits.... ❯❯❯

Personal Injury Law: 5 Frequently Asked Questions

Being injured because of someone else’s actions or inactions can be extremely distressing, especially when the injuries have significant impacts on your life. Luckily, you may be able to seek compensation through personal injury law, which is intended to provide justice to victims in the form of financial awards. While no amount of money will undo your injuries and suffering, it can help... ❯❯❯

How Damages Are Assessed In A Personal Injury Case

If you’ve been in some type of accident caused by negligence, you can seek compensation with a personal injury lawsuit. But determining how much money you’ll receive in damages is no easy task. It often takes the knowledge of an experienced personal injury lawyer to calculate the damages. Learn more about how damages are assessed in personal injury claims. What are the Damages... ❯❯❯