Solicitation telephone calls in Florida: What you need to know.

By Gonzalo Macchi, Identity Theft, Consumer Finance, Collections, Family Law, Contracts, Landlord/Tenant issues, and Traffic Citations Attorney. Are you still receiving phone calls to sell you a product or service? While this may not happen as often as it used to with the advent of the Internet and e-mail, it still does happen, and there are laws in place to protect you from telephone solicitation calls.
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Delaying medical services after a car accident could affect your rights.

By Personal Injury Attorney David Hammer. Those injured in an accident seeking Personal Injury Protection (PIP) benefits, such as reimbursement for medical bills, and lost wages, MUST receive medical services within 14 DAYS after the accident. Additionally, there are other requirements to consider.
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Purchase and Sale Agreement: “Is this just a standard form?”

By Aileen Torrens, Real Estate Closings, Transactions, & Litigation Attorney. The Purchase and Sale Agreement is usually the first contract the Buyer will encounter in a real estate transaction. It is most definitely not a standard form. While every single line is important and should be reviewed, these are some of the most important paragraphs.
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A Rose by Any Other Name: How to Legally Change Your Name in the State of Florida.

By Gonzalo Macchi, Identity Theft, Consumer Finance, Collections, Family Law, Contracts, Landlord/Tenant issues, and Traffic Citations Attorney

If you do not like the name you were given, or the name on your birth certificate is different than the one … Read the rest
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Florida Five Part Test to Help Real Estate Sellers and Buyers Understand When a Seller Should Speak Up [INFOGRAPHIC]

Excerpts from Required Disclosures in Real Estate Transactions blog by Aileen Torrens, Real Estate Closings, Transactions, & Litigation Attorney

 

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5 Quick Facts About Florida’s Lemon Law [INFOGRAPHIC]

Excerpts from Has Your Car Left You With a Sour Taste? Know Your Rights Under the Lemon Law By Gonzalo Macchi, Traffic Citations, Identity Theft, Consumer Finance, Collections, Family Law, Contracts, and Landlord/Tenant matters Attorney.

 

 

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Required Disclosures in Real Estate Transactions

By Aileen Torrens, Real Estate Closings, Transactions, & Litigation Attorney The purchase and sale of real property is a fast pace and time sensitive procedure. There are numerous players involved, including but not limited to: the buyers, sellers, realtors, title agents, lenders, and associations. While these players hold different and sometimes conflicting interests, they share one common goal: to get a deal to the closing table. However, if you find yourself in this race, don’t forget to take a moment and ensure that disclosures are sufficient under Florida Law and thoroughly review al...
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10 Proactive Steps To A Painless Divorce [INFOGRAPHIC]

Being proactive during your challenging divorce can minimize the emotional chaos in your life and family. By following these 10 proactive steps, you will achieve a more harmonious disengagement. The benefits are less stress, financially and emotionally, as well as the creation of a healthier emotional environment for you and your children.
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