Know Your Rights: Florida Tenant Rights To Withhold Rent From Landlord

Know Your Rights: Florida Tenant Rights To Withhold Rent From Landlord

Is there ever a time a tenant can withhold rent from a landlord in the state of Florida? Yes, and there is a certain protocol to follow and circumstances that allow Florida tenants to justify paying no rent or less rent. The rules can be complex and overwhelming but...
Spouse Of Train Crash Victim Sues Union Pacific For Wrongful Death

Spouse Of Train Crash Victim Sues Union Pacific For Wrongful Death

A train-on-train crash that left one train engineer dead in October has led to a wrongful death lawsuit against Union Pacific. According to Fox Denver, the wife of late train engineer Jason Martinez is seeking unknown damages against Union Pacific in a lawsuit that...
Jury Awards Florida Family Nearly $500M In Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Jury Awards Florida Family Nearly $500M In Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Earlier this month, a Duval County jury awarded more than $495 million in damages to the family of a 20-year-old Florida woman who was murdered in 2011. Kalil McCoy was shot by Frederick Lee Wade while they rode in a car with three other men, after an argument broke...
Five Facts About Wrongful Death Lawsuits

Five Facts About Wrongful Death Lawsuits

What is a wrongful death lawsuit? A Wrongful death lawsuit is a claim against a person who can be held responsible, also known as liable, for another person’s death. The claim of wrongful death is brought by a civil action, a lawsuit in a civil court of law. Wrongful...