Dispelling Four Myths of the Probate Process for Your Estate

One aspect of estate planning that frequently gets frowned upon by some estate planning attorneys and families alike is the probate process. People have a bad purview of probate as it pertains to their estate or the estate of a loved one that will need to go through the process. In reality, there are some elements of this that can be daunting or difficult, but probate itself is not inherently negative. There is a Read More

New Florida Law Makes Significant Changes to the Insurance Claims Process

In late March, Florida lawmakers passed and signed HB 837 into law. This new law carries significant weight in insurance claims and other areas of law that will leave a lasting impact on Floridians. The law creates new limitations for what you can recover in litigation over a personal injury and/or negligence claim. These limitations give more power to insurance companies, making it even more imperative to hire an Read More

Your Corporation Needs a Bulletproof Operating Agreement

Starting and running a Florida business presents a world of opportunity. You have something to not only build wealth for yourself and your family but also impact the communities around you. There is great pride in this, but there is also much work to be done. We previously touched on the importance of incorporating your business. Another aspect of the early stages of your business that cannot be overlooked is an Read More

It’s Time to Close the Loopholes in Your Business Contracts

It’s Time to Close the Loopholes in Your Business Contracts Business contracts dictate internal and external practices. Ideally, your contracts should provide you and your partners with the peace of mind needed to focus on growing your business and preparing for the future ahead. At the end of the day, a contract is only as good as its weakest point. Whether a litigious challenge comes from inside or outside your Read More

Talk to Your Young Adult Children About These Documents

We all remember the feeling of turning 18. You have officially transitioned into adulthood with newfound freedoms accessible for us to bask in. There is often a sense of belonging to the wider world around you but with those new freedoms come new responsibilities. As parents, seeing our children grow up to be adults can be a proud but stressful process. We must give them the space to grow while also accounting for Read More

My Business is About to be Sued. What Do I Need to Do Next?

We have a video on this and other important Florida legal topics on our video page Starting and running a business takes a significant amount of time, effort, and money. Florida businesses help shape the way our lives look on a day-to-day basis, but these businesses aren’t immune to lawsuits. Finding out your business may be the target of a lawsuit is incredibly stressful. Some businesses aren’t built to withstand Read More

When Does Property Damage Warrant a Claim?

Property damage covers a wide range of incidents Floridians deal with every day. The typical property claims people think of include buildings, homes, and vehicles. This covers most claims across the state, but the list of incidents you could file a claim for extends far beyond that. Defining Property Damage Claims It’s important to have a general understanding of the necessary circumstances that can lead to a Read More

Waiting to Incorporate Could Expose You to Significant Liability

When you start a business you’re creating something useful for the world around you. Your hard work not only brings passion and purpose, but it also could set you and your family up for the rest of your lives. Of course, that’s only if you approach your business in a thorough and sustainable manner. Some businesses are up and running well before moving to incorporate. Incorporating your business should be high on the Read More

What Your Florida Property Damage Claim Will Look Like

We’re now into January which means Hurricane Season has come and gone, but this doesn’t signal the end of property damage concerns for Floridians. Numerous other concerns continue to be a risk to your property. The process of filing a claim in Florida requires attention to detail and an understanding of deadlines to ensure your claim doesn’t fall short. We want to walk you through this process so you can be better Read More

Traits to Look for in a Guardian for Your Minor Children

There are few experiences that compare to being a parent. You are taking a huge leap of faith in your own ability to care for and raise a child into a capable adult who can contribute to our world. This can be intimidating, but so many parents will tell you just how fulfilling the experience can be, as well. What many parents, even those on the younger side, need to think about is not just how you will protect your Read More