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Can nuances of an employee’s account of an at-work accident filed in an accident report negate compensation under the Federal Employers’ Liability Act?

Follow Us Robinson v. CSX Transportation, Inc.–Florida’s Fifth District Court of Appeals This story brought to you by Canan Law, the most respected team of attorneys in St. Augustine. James Robinson was injured at work when the CSX Transportation, Inc. … Continue reading

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What is a tort?

Follow Us This story is brought to you by Canan Law, a team of AV rated attorneys in St. Johns County and surrounding areas. What is tort law? A tort is an act which infringes upon another person’s rights. Tort … Continue reading

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Do I have a case?

Follow Us This story brought to you by Canan Law, the most respected team of attorneys in St. Augustine.  Unfortunately, life isn’t always perfect. Accidents happen and bad things happen to good people. Filing a lawsuit may be the proper … Continue reading

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What is a summary judgement?

Follow Us This post brought to you by Canan Law, the most respected team of attorneys in St. Augustine.  Many civil cases result in a summary judgement, a court order ruling that a trial is not necessary because no factual … Continue reading

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Choose an ethical attorney to argue your pharmaceutical or medical malpractice suit.

Follow Us Intramed, Inc v. Minnie Guider–4th District Court of Appeals This story brought to you by Canan Law, the most respected team of attorneys in St. Augustine.  In medical and pharmaceutical malpractice cases, you deserve to be fairly compensated … Continue reading

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What is Case Law?

Follow Us When a court hears arguments from both sides in a case, it will often refer to other rulings and court opinions regarding the law or laws in question before issuing a decision. These existing rulings and legal precedents … Continue reading

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A procedural error could sink your settlement.

Follow Us This story brought to you by Canan Law, the most respected team of attorneys in St. Augustine.  Rosangel Portales vs. Another Beautiful Corp–Florida 3rd District Court of Appeals A procedural error in court could be detrimental to your … Continue reading

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Wrongful Death Case Reversed By Appellate Court

Follow Us You can be sued if you are a title owner of a car and the driver is negligent and causes an injury. In other words, if you sell your car or gift an auto to another and your … Continue reading

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Car Accident Defense Verdict Reversed

Follow Us Cascanet v. Allen  5th DCA  August 2011  This is an automobile accident case in which plaintiff suffered herniated discs in his spine resulting in chronic pain which would likely require surgery to alleviate because non-surgical methods had been ineffective. … Continue reading

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Why is a Qualified Trial Attorney Important in Wrongful Death Car Accident Cases?

Follow Us City of Orlando v. Carmen Pineiro On the evening of January 20, 2006, Edwin Alvarado, 21 years of age, had just left a barbershop when a pickup truck driven by Crowe struck his vehicle, killing him. Pineiro was … Continue reading

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