How Can I Relocate With My Child After Divorce?

December 15, 2017 | Divorce, Family, Legal Blog

One of the most common issues in family law is when one parent needs or wants to relocate with their minor child(ren).  Whether the reason for the proposed relocation is legitimate or not, the parent wishing to relocate must be aware of Florida Statute § 61.13001 BEFORE moving. Under § 61.13001, a parent may not […]

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5 Things To Do When A Client Calls From Jail

September 14, 2017 | Criminal, DUI, Legal Blog

When a person’s liberty is at stake, time is of the essence. Here’s what to do when a call comes in from a client (or prospective client) in jail. Get the basic information. Find out the time and location of the arrest, the arresting agency, the charges (if known), the bail (if any and if known), […]

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Legal Marijuana: What You Need To Know To Legally Advertise To This Budding Economy

One underreported outcome of the November elections is that nearly 25 percent of Americans now live in a state where recreational marijuana use is legal. Maine, Massachusetts, Nevada and of course California voted to legalize recreational marijuana, bringing the total to eight states, including Washington, Oregon, Alaska and Colorado, and the District of Columbia, while […]

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Avoiding Defamation on Social Media – Important!

December 22, 2016 | Criminal, Family, Legal Blog

What is Defamation? Defamation is a statement that is communicated to another that expressly or by implication injures the reputation of another or causes others to not associate with that person or their business interests. While each state’s laws vary, the Florida Supreme Court has determined that the basic elements of a defamation suit in […]

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Derivative or Direct Action Against a Shareholder?

What is appropriate…a derivative or direct action against a shareholder? Many people are not aware of the difference between a derivative vs. direct action against a shareholder and which is appropriate for their lawsuit. A derivative action is a lawsuit brought by a shareholder on behalf of the corporation or company. A derivative action allows […]

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