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Cruise Ships Face Lawsuits Over Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreaks

While Coronavirus has caused a lot of disruption in the everyday life of millions of Americans, no one knows how troublesome it can be as those who have been stranded on cruise ships as a result of the pandemic. Princess Cruise Lines and Norwegian Cruise Lines are two of the companies currently facing lawsuits. If you are one of the cruise passengers who were quarantined on a ship and experienced the ineffective handling of the outbreak, you might have a case against the cruise line as well. Let’s look at what’s happening with the coronavirus lawsuits. Princess Cruises Faces Lawsuits Two Broward County,

Injured at the Miami Dade County Fair? (Premises Liability/Injury/Assault)

The Miami-Dade County Fair and Exhibition opens March 12 and continues through April 5, 2020 (with the exception of March 16-17 and March 30-31). With the fair comes lots of excitement for friends and families to enjoy together, making memories and enjoying all the fun. The Miami Dade Fair is also known for lots of unique entertainment and interactive experiences and this year is no different. Guests can enjoy ice skating, check out the BMX Trick Team, and cheer on their favorite in the Safari Pig Races. And, if that’s not enough, this year’s event promises lots of local performances as

Super Bowl 2020: Uber & Lyft Incidents

Source: Super Bowl 2020 Super Bowl Sunday is nearly here and with it comes lots of fun and camaraderie. Super Bowl Sunday also brings news of accidents, often caused by individuals driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, or the result of the sheer numbers of vehicles on the road, including Uber and Lyft ride sharing. Across the country, approximately one-third of all vehicle accidents are caused by impaired drivers, and Uber and Lyft drivers are no exception (though you likely expect them to be). With Super Bowl Sunday on the horizon, and you likely to be a host or a

Driving Under the Influence of CBD (Everything You Need to Know)

Driving under the influence is a charge which needs to be taken seriously here in Florida as well as all across the country. There are a number of substances which come to mind when you hear the term DUI or driving under the influence. The most common is alcohol which is a contributing factor in more than 5,000 accidents annually in Florida. Of course, there are other substances which can result in driving under the influence charges. Questions often arise regarding marijuana (cannabis), and the substances it contains, namely THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) and CBD (cannabidiol). As CBD products become prevalent in the

How to File a Claim Against Celebrity Cruise Lines [Injured on a Celebrity Cruise?]

Aah-Yeah [CC BY (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)]A cruise ship might be the last place you’d expect to suffer a personal injury. Unfortunately, vacations are not exempt from harmful accidents. Passengers on a Celebrity Cruise Lines ship might receive an injury or illness from a slip and fall, unsanitary premises, food poisoning, negligent employees, or even acts of violence. It is a cruise line’s responsibility to keep passengers reasonably safe onboard the ship. The personal injury attorneys at SteinLaw can help you learn how to file a claim against Celebrity Cruise Lines in the event of a negligence-related personal injury. 1. Understand Your Rights When you purchase a