Top 10 Things You Should Do When Involved in a Bicycle Accident.

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By Personal Injury Attorney Lindsey Glantz. Did you know that the seconds after a bicycle accident can be the most dangerous? Unlike a car accident where you have a car protecting you from other dangers, a cyclist can get thrown off his bicycle and put into an even more threatening situation.

Top 10 Things to Know About Filing for a Divorce in Florida

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By Family Law Attorneys Mitchell Haymes and Nexcy De La Rosa-Monroe. Did you know that Florida is a No Fault divorce state? Divorce in Florida is referred to as a dissolution of marriage or to dissolve a marriage. People who want to dissolve their marriage do not have to give a reason for the divorce. They can simply state that they do not want to be married and that the marriage is "irretrievably broken," meaning that there is nothing that can be done to repair the marriage.

Top Ten Things to Know When Interacting with Law Enforcement

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By Criminal Law Attorney Sean T. Marcus. If you think you might need an attorney, then you DEFINITELY need an attorney. Don't rely upon the police to tell you otherwise, as they are motivated to close out their own cases with an arrest. And if you find yourself wondering if you need an attorney, DEFINITELY ask for one.

Top 10 Things to Keep in Mind When Signing a Real Estate Purchase Agreement

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By Real Estate Attorney Robert Nemrow, Members’ Title Services, Inc. Whether you are buying a single family home, townhome or condominium, the one thing you cannot afford to overlook is the purchase agreement. This agreement between buyer and seller is a legally binding document that spells out what you are purchasing and the conditions the sale must meet. Therefore, it is important that you consider these recommendations prior to signing the agreement.

Top 10 Things to Understand About Foreclosure Proceedings.

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Foreclosure rates have dropped by double digits since 2013, but Florida still has the highest foreclosure rate in the nation. Finding your home in foreclosure can be emotionally and mentally overwhelming. These 10 things may help you understand the Foreclosure process better.

Top Ten Reasons to Have a Comprehensive Estate Plan

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By Probate & Estate Planning Attorney Gustavo Fortich. People often wonder why they should bother to prepare any estate plan. A comprehensive estate plan typically consists of preparation of a Last Will and Testament (usually referred to simply as a "Will") and or a Trust, a Durable Power of Attorney, a Designation of Health Care Surrogate, and a Declaration of Living Will. Read on to learn the ten reasons why you would want to have a comprehensive estate plan.

Top Ten Questions About Commercial Litigation Answered

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By Commercial and Civil Litigation Attorney Danielle Bullock. In law, as with every industry, there are some questions asked more often than others. A popular question often asked is "Do I need a contract?" If it isn't in writing, it doesn't exist.