Personal Injury

Punitive Damages in Florida – Info for Injured Victims

Understanding Florida Punitive Damages Bringing a lawsuit that asks for punitive damages differs from your standard personal injury case. Not every lawsuit that includes a claim for punitive damages will be successful. In fact, if you’re hoping for punitive damages, Florida awards are rare. If you plan to bring a lawsuit that includes Florida punitive…

Tips for Filing a Florida Personal Injury Lawsuit

Florida Personal Injury Lawsuit Overview To ensure you receive the compensation you deserve in a Florida personal injury lawsuit, there are a number of tips you should consider. Failing to take into account the following information can negatively impact the amount of compensation you might receive. If you are considering filing a Florida personal injury…

Florida Comparative Negligence

Understanding Florida Comparative Negligence The State of Florida follows the pure comparative negligence rule. Comparative negligence is frequently argued by the defendant in a personal injury case. It reduces your amount of compensation when you were partially at fault in causing your accident. Under the general rule of comparative negligence, your percentage of fault reduces…