Driver Flees Scene Of Fatal Bicycle Wreck

By |2016-07-19T11:28:45-07:00March 24th, 2016|Auto Accidents, bicycle accidents, Personal Injury|

Authorities are searching for the driver of a 2011 Nissan Altima in connection with a deadly hit-and-run crash in Orlando. The wreck occurred near the intersection of Peachtree Road and Colonial Drive. Florida Highway Patrol officers state that the suspect vehicle was speeding recklessly just before it fatally struck 52-year-old Charles McMurray, of Orlando, who [...]

Deadly Multi-Vehicle Wreck On I-4

By |2016-07-19T11:28:42-07:00March 9th, 2016|Auto Accidents, Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death|

A University of Central Florida student is dead following a violent rear-end crash near Walt Disney World that involved multiple vehicles. According to police and witnesses, 21-year-old Maxine Bartkovich, a senior hospitality major, was in a Toyota Corolla on Interstate 4 when she was struck from behind by a Ford pickup truck. The force of [...]

The Legal Implications of Self-Driving Cars in Florida

By |2016-07-19T11:40:59-07:00June 27th, 2014|General|

Self-driving cars might sound like something out of a science fiction novel, but Google announced on its blog last week that it plans to begin testing a fleet of its own two-seat self-driving cars later this summer, according to the Los Angeles Times.  The announcement raises interesting legal questions about the future of self-driving cars. Google’s self-proclaimed goal, per the [...]

Florida No-Fault Auto Insurance Laws

By |2016-07-19T11:28:36-07:00June 27th, 2014|General|

The majority of U.S. states have a fault-based, or traditional tort liability, system of auto insurance in which the at-fault driver's insurance company helps pay for certain expenses, losses and damages resulting from the accident. In Florida, however, as well as in 11 other states and the District of Columbia, a no-fault system of auto [...]