The liability lawsuits of Florida premises usually depends on the relationship between the defendant and the plaintiff. This is because whatever duty is owed to a plaintiff by a landlord is dependent on the relationship between the reason why the plaintiff is on the property of the defendants and the parties involved. A recent decision.
Before any plaintiff can be able to fully recover financially from a car accident in South Florida, it is important to understand that there are several elements that must be established. Causation is one of the key elements that should be considered. In order to effectively prove that the conduct of the defendant was the.
All professions have unique occupational hazards, but some professionals tend to be more hazardous than others. It is not difficult for you to find people making complaints about injuries they sustained in a manufacturing or construction site. However, workers in corporate offices may also become victims of a workplace hazard. If you find yourself in.
Recently, a Supreme Court upheld a zero dollar award of a jury after a lady said she got injured by another driver in a car accident. According to the written opinion of the court, the rear end of the lady’s car was hit by the driver when the lady was stopped at a traffic light..
It is the responsibility of a judge to ensure that the trial in a Florida personal injury case follows all the laid rules, both substantive and procedural. The judge also decides which evidence is admissible and relevant to the case. Sometimes, however, a powerful evidence may not be admitted for many different reasons. Most times,.
A jury usually decides personal injury cases in Florida. An exception is that both parties want a judge to decide the case. And the jury is usually a novice on the law and represents the community of the people who live there. And what a judge usually does in such a case is to provide.
An appellate court in Florida recently issued a written opinion in favor of the defendant in a fatal Florida accident case which took the life of the plaintiff’s wife who was pregnant. The major bone of contention was whether the accident was reasonably foreseeable and the defendant hotel should have erected structures to prevent such.
Very often, people who sustain injuries from the use of a poorly designed or carelessly manufactured product demand compensation for their injuries from the manufacturer, distributor, or retailer. The plaintiff here does not need to prove that the defendant was careless and failed to consider the health and safety of the consumer. These products liability.
Everyone knows that before any doctor is able to operate or provide any type of non-emergency medical procedure, they must have your written permission. This is called informed consent. A problem can arise, however as healthcare laws have been revamped over the last 8 plus years, many Florida courts have held medical personal to an.
As an athlete, injuries are unavoidable whether you are a professional or you just play for a school. It may be minor injuries such as muscle sprains or serious injuries. However, how does an athlete get compensation in such situation? Often, the organizers of the event may compensate athletes who sustain serious injuries during sports.