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Notes from a Juror

Kelley | Uustal Founding Partner John Uustal has spent decades trying cases in front of a jury. But up until a few months ago, he’d never been a juror himself. His recent experience …

Opposing and Negotiating Confidentiality Orders

Kelley|Uustal attorney Catherine Darlson was featured in the Fall 2019 edition of Paralegal Voice. In her article, Tips, Tricks and Reminders for Opposing and Negotiating Confidentiality Orders, Catherine shares her …

How to Report a Hit-and-Run in Florida

A hit-and-run is a car accident in which the at-fault driver flees the scene without bearing responsibility for the crash. Hit-and-runs can leave victims feeling helpless about how to obtain compensation …

Who Else Can Give Medical Consent Besides the Patient?

Informed medical consent is every patient’s right according to the law. Informed consent means a physician has explained the procedure in enough detail to reasonably allow the patient to give his …

Florida Bicycle Helmet Laws

Bicycle helmets can reduce the risk of serious head injury by about 50%. Every year, helmet wearing prevents hundreds of bicyclist deaths. Wearing a helmet is the best way to protect …

What Are Florida’s Pure Comparative Negligence Laws?

Every state in the U.S. has different laws pertaining to civil claims between private parties. When one party causes injuries and economic damages to another due to negligence or an …

Motorcycle Wheelie Dangers

Learning how to pop a wheelie on a bicycle is a right of passage for many American kids, but attempting the same stunt on a motorcycle is much more difficult and vastly more dangerous. …

Aviation Accident Liability

Aviation is a crucial industry in the United States, helping transport passengers and cargo over great distances in a short time. However, aviation accidents often involve serious injuries, fatalities, and substantial property …

Are Small Plane Crashes More Common?

Despite the fact that aviation technology has made incredible strides in recent decades, small private plane crashes are still exceedingly common. Some analysts consider small private planes as dangerous as …

Lime Scooters Issue Warning After Scooters Brake Without Warning

Rentable dockless scooters have been in high demand in Fort Lauderdale and throughout the globe since their debut. Fort Lauderdale permitted Lime to be the first dockless scooter provider in …

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