Personal Injury

Florida Dog Bite Injuries - When is the Owner Liable

Florida Dog Bite Injuries – When is the Owner Liable

April 25, 2013

Each state has it’s own dog bite laws. Today’s blog will address the topic as to whether or not a Florida dog owner is automatically liable for injuries to others […]

Auto Accident Injury Think twice about what you post online!

Auto Accident Injury? Think twice about what you post online!

April 19, 2013

In my 18 years of representing persons injured in automobile accidents, I have run across my fair share of damaging evidence. Prior to the widespread use of social media sites […]

Florida Supreme Court Is the Rear Driver Always at Fault in Accident

Florida Supreme Court: Is the Rear Driver Always at Fault in Accident?

April 17, 2013

Many Florida injury attorneys would likely advise the following to the respective front driver and/or rear driver of a rear-end collision: 1) Advice if front driver calls: Proving liability (fault) […]

Auto Accident Meeting With An Attorney Is No Need for Embarrassment

Auto Accident? Meeting With An Attorney Is No Need for Embarrassment

April 12, 2013

I have now been meeting with automobile accident victims for 18 years, and during that time I have noticed that many persons feel a little embarrassed about the thought of […]

Press Release - Million Dollar Advocates Forum®

Press Release – Million Dollar Advocates Forum®

April 4, 2013

Attorney Scott McPherson was recently certified as a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.  The following press release from the President of Million Dollar Advocates is […]

Florida's Failed Attempts to Prohibit Texting & Driving Require Action

Florida’s Failed Attempts to Prohibit Texting & Driving Require Action

April 2, 2013

Last Summer, the criminal case of a Massachusetts teenager became national news when he was sentenced to two years in prison for causing an automobile accident that resulted in severe […]

PIP Reform Found Unconstitutional - Round 1 in the Books

PIP Reform Found Unconstitutional – Round 1 in the Books

March 29, 2013

In 2012, the Florida Legislature passed sweeping changes to Florida’s Personal Injury Protection (PIP) laws.  These changes went into effect on January 1, 2013.  For purposes of today’s blog, I […]

Auto Accident Claims Re-injuring a Bad Back

Auto Accident Claims: Re-injuring a “Bad Back”

March 28, 2013

A common issue that arises in automobile accident claims is a new client that has been injured in an automobile accident, but also has a history of similar injuries or […]

Florida Insurance Bad Faith Law - Here We Go Again!

Florida Insurance Bad Faith Law – Here We Go Again!

March 27, 2013

Bad Faith reform is again a goal of the insurance industry during this session of the Florida Legislature.   To understand the purpose of Florida “Bad Faith” insurance laws, I will […]

Auto Accident How Quickly Should You Call a Lawyer

Auto Accident? How Quickly Should You Call a Lawyer?

March 25, 2013

We have all seen that a very high percentage of Florida automobile accident attorney commercials include a call of action:  “Call us NOW if you’ve been injured in an accident!” […]