Someone I know was injured on the job and was seen by their primary doctor who believes the person is suffering from a herniated disk. When the company was informed about this they immediately filed a w/c case and instructed the individual to get ...
FMLA is non WC specific, so that is always an option. That said, if it is WC and you want to pursue the same, you are stuck going to WC doctors. You really should call a WC attorney for a consultation. These issues are far too common these days. Use the Find a Lawyer tab above to assist you.See question
I received 24 hrs notice posted on my door. Do I have 1 full business day or not? What's the definite law for the State of Florida?
Sounds like you are on the tail end of an eviction proceeding have been served with a Writ for Possession by the Sheriff's office. If that's the case, yes, you will have to leave or they will remove you.See question
I was in an auto accident last year and let my insurance lapse beforehand. I was going straight when someone was backing out of their house that lines the street. I swerved into the left lane to avoid the car and ended up sideswiping another vehic...
No insurance does not equate to no liability. Yes, you can be sued. You should retain counsel to assist.See question
They have either taken medication, alcohol or another substance, hurt themselves or another person
The E/C/SA must prove it was a drug free work place and the intoxication actually led to the accident and your injuries.. Not enough facts are known to know how the accident happened. If I was just doing my job and say a forklift operator just drove right into me, I'd still likely get WC in Florida despite my drug tests being positive if there were no warnings and my back was turned to the forklift at the time of impact.. Call an attorney to discuss the specifics of your case.See question
If a person does not have insurance in defending a dog bite claim (but is wealthy), what is the average "estimated" costs/fees they should plan for all aspects of their defense if 1) If it settled before going to court/trial 2) If it "did not" set...
The one thing I have learned in over 20 years of litigation, there is no one answer to a question like this one.See question
Personal Injury: I own my own business as a sole proprietor without any employees. I was injured by a neighbor in a rope burn type situation that caused a visible lower leg scar (seen from about 10+feet away). I have a witness to the incident. I w...
Potentially yes, you could possibly get a judgment to include economic and non-economic damages if you can establish liability, but the question is how much based on your actual economic damages and more importantly actually then collecting on a judgment.See question
My dad has a settlement but passed before it was distribute to him I received a letter telling me to sign to give my aunt authorization to represent his case but i don't understand why she has to be in control of the claim if all of his kids as be...
Contact a Probate Attorney today to fill in some of the missing information to give you better advice. As pointed out, it sounds like the Aunt wants to take on the role of PR for some particular reason. In any event do not sign or agree to anything until you have consulted with an attorney and understand your rights.See question
Short background; husband and I have been married for three years, together for 9. Relationship has been rocky for many months. Husband has been talking about moving out (no mention of divorce yet) as soon as he is financially able. Husband has ...
This one is best answered by a family law attorney. Use the Find a Lawyer tab above to help locate one for a consultation in your area.See question
I settled a injury work related case, signed my release forms on 7/20/15 and it's now 8/10/25 how long does this process usually take? others have received a check with in 1-2weeks
As pointed out, your lawyer would be the best one to advise you. If the Judge signed the order, by statute they have 14 days, but usually by stipulation the carrier's extend this 30 days. If you want to find out if your washout has been approved and when, try case search at http://www.jcc.state.fl.us/jcc/.See question
More info needed regarding circumstances of it being "stolen."See question