Florida Case Draws Attention to Dangers of Texting and Driving

By |2016-07-19T11:40:59-07:00September 12th, 2014|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury|

If anyone needs any more convincing on the dangers of texting while driving, just consider the case of Cacilia Carter. Carter is a 26-year-old Florida woman who just won a $4.3 million lawsuit because of severe injuries she suffered in a car accident that involved texting and driving. As the Daytona Beach News Journal reported [...]

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 [...]