$4.5 Million Premises Liability Verdict Against Landlord in Double Murder

BlogCriminal Law / DUIPersonal InjuryUncategorized   |   March 27, 2015

What duty does a landlord owe to residents to make an apartment complex safe under premises liability law? The Florida Supreme Court recently answered that property owners cannot ignore security issues, finding an apartment owner liable for negligence for failure to repair … Continue reading

Woman Allowed to Sue Herself for Causing Husband’s Death

BlogWrongful death   |   March 26, 2015

A Utah court of appeals granted a woman permission to bring a wrongful death and survival action against the driver whose negligence contributed to her husband’s death. Because she was the driver in the accident that killed her husband, Barbara … Continue reading

It’s Time to Treat Texting Like Drunk Drivingp

Auto AccidentsBlogPersonal Injury   |   March 25, 2015

ORLANDO, FL, March 23, 2015 — PersonalInjury.com, the definitive source to find personal injury news stories and to find experienced injury attorneys, today called for texting behind the wheel to be treated like drunk driving. “Studies have found that texting while … Continue reading

Seaman Awarded $1.4 Million Against Offshore Oil Company

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An offshore oil services company settled a claim with a seaman for its role in worsening the employee’s back injuries. The original complaint alleged negligence and unseaworthiness under the Jones Act as a result of injuries sustained in November 2011. … Continue reading