Uninsured Motorist Coverage in Hit and Run, Phantom Motorist, and Pedestrian Accidents

Does the Uninsured Motorist Coverage in my Automobile Insurance Policy cover my injuries? Most of the time, the answer to this question is easy: You, or an insured in your household, while occupying your insured motor vehicle, are hit and injured by either an uninsured motorist (someone with no bodily injury liability coverage), or an… 
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California May Allow Non-Citizens to Serve as Jurors

As a personal injury trial attorney in the Tampa Bay area of Florida, I do not normally concern myself with what is happening in the California legislature. ¬†I have enough on my plate just following existing Florida law. ¬†However, when I read recently that California may soon enact a law that allows non-citizens to vote,… 
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Auto Accident Damages – Florida’s Comparative Fault Law

In Florida, if you have been injured in an automobile accident, bicycle accident, motorcycle accident,by a dangerous product, or in virtually any other negligence action, your damages will be reduced by your own percentage of fault. This is called “comparative fault,” and is set forth in Florida Statutes. The concept of comparative fault is fairly… 
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