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Slip/Trip and Fall Accident

Slip, Trip, and Fall Accidents: Who Do I Sue?

Slip, trip, and fall accidents are more common than you might imagine, happening in stores, restaurants, and other businesses, and even on city sidewalks. In most cases, these accidents aren’t the fault of the victim, because the law requires buildings, businesses, walkways, and parking lots be maintained for safety.  Known as premises liability, if you

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Injured or Assaulted at Santa’s Enchanted Forest [Who’s Liable?]

The holiday season has arrived here in South Florida, and with it comes the opening of one of the region’s most popular attractions – Santa’s Enchanted Forest. Billed as “The World’s Largest Holiday Theme Park and FREE Carnival,” Santa’s Enchanted Forest is open October 31, 2019 to January 5, 2020 this year. Located in Miami

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Halloween Haunted Houses Liability Law (Broward and Miami-Dade County)

Fall is here and the signs are everywhere. Along with pumpkin patches comes the spooky themed events and activities, celebrating Halloween. Halloween approaches with the opening of many haunted houses as well as haunted outdoor venues (corn mazes, haunted hayrides, etc.) designed for delightfully scary fun. Monsters, Zombies, and Waivers, Oh My It is all

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What to Do if Injured at Tidal Cove Water Park in Aventura?

Source: Tidal Cove Water Park   Water Parks are popular year-round in South Florida and this year Aventura’s Tidal Cove joins the ranks of top water parks in the region. Located at the JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort and Spa in Aventura, Tidal Cove welcomes South Florida residents and visitors to the park. Boasting seven

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Common Spring Break Injuries and How to Avoid Them

College spring break is a time to kick back and unwind from the stress of exams and papers. Especially in Florida, spring break is in full force – and for many young, college-age adults, this means taking a vacation to our beautiful beaches to enjoy festivals and parties with friends. The relaxation and fun is

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How to Win a Slip and Fall Lawsuit: What Victims Need to Know

In many cases, it can be difficult to prove who was at fault in a slip and fall accident. If you’ve been injured in an accident on someone’s else’s property, the property owner in question may be liable for the damages you incurred. But proving a slip and fall case can be a challenge, and

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A Closer Look at the Target vs. Kaufer Slip & Fall Case

Lazaro Kaufer was shopping at Target when he slipped on some liquid laundry detergent on the floor and faced costly medical bills as a result. The testimony at trial showed that an unidentified individual was walking in front of Mr. Kaufer and carrying a bottle of leaking laundry detergent that Mr. Kaufer slipped on. Mr.

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Publix Wins Reversal of $1.5 Million Miami Slip and Fall Verdict

Every year hundreds of thousands of tort lawsuits are filed. With Slip and fall cases, it’s not always the best idea to file a lawsuit.  A majority, about 95 to 96 percent, are settled pretrial. Accidents happen, and often injuries are the result. When the accident was caused by something or someone outside of your control,

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Sidewalk Slip and Fall

Slipping and falling on a sidewalk… we’ve all probably been there once or twice in our lives. Most times, we go away uninjured and continue walking along. But, what if something is on the sidewalk that creates a dangerous situation for injuries? This is what happened in the case Miami Dade County v. Wanda Jones from

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