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May 21, 2024

Careful with Your Laptop; Your Battery May Catch Fire

You read that correctly. And your next thought might be, “how many people were using laptops on the last flight I took?” And finally, “could it really happen to me?” The answer is very simple; yes. It is no secret that lithium-ion batteries are the present and future of powering …

May 21, 2024

When Can a Wisconsin Court Rule That a Prenup Is Invalid?

Prenuptial agreements, commonly referred to as “prenups,” are legal agreements that couples may enter into before marriage. A prenup may protect assets belonging to either spouse and determine how certain issues will be handled if the couple chooses to get a divorce. While these agreements can be valuable tools for …

May 20, 2024

Local Attorney On Proving Liability in Sarasota Bicycle Accidents

As you pedal around the sun-drenched streets of Sarasota, the last thing on your mind is getting into an accident. Yet even in this beautiful southwest Florida town, bicycle crashes occur daily. If you have suffered injuries in a collision with a car, truck, or other vehicle, proving liability is …

May 19, 2024

Medical Malpractice involving Children

Medical malpractice is a severe issue that affects patients of all ages, but when it involves children, the consequences can be particularly heartbreaking. One of the most concerning forms of medical malpractice is the wrongful diagnosis of a child’s condition. At Darfoor Law, we understand the emotional and financial toll …

May 17, 2024

What are the Most Common Types of Medical Errors in Florida?

Medical errors are a significant concern in healthcare, leading to patient harm, extended hospital stays, and increased healthcare costs. In Florida, these errors are a critical issue, prompting legal action and policy changes aimed at improving patient safety. Understanding the most common types of medical errors can help patients, families, …

May 17, 2024

Determining Liability for Burn Injuries

Suffering a severe burn is an extremely traumatic experience that can leave both physical and emotional scars. When someone else’s negligence is the cause, burn victims have grounds to pursue compensation through a personal injury claim. However, proving liability for burn injuries in these complex cases requires the expertise of …

May 17, 2024

Lawsuit Filed For Local Lumber Company After Contract Breach

Our Mobile Office recently filed a lawsuit on behalf of Swift Lumber against Accelerant Insurance Company et al. due to a bad faith breach of contract. Case Background On June 5, 2023, Swift faced a big loss, including the destruction of 32 Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs), damage to a …

May 17, 2024

Sarasota Bicyclist Killed By Hit And Run Driver Early Friday

SARASOTA FL – Florida Highway Patrol is looking for the perpetrator of a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred early Friday morning. The collision took place on Beneva Road at the intersection of Wilkinson Road, as a vehicle described as a silver 2006 – 2010 Ford Fusion sedan, crashed into a …

May 17, 2024

Englewood Man Dies In Crash On Manasota Key Road Thursday Night

ENGLEWOOD FL – Florida Highway Patrol announced that a man has died as a result of a tragic motor vehicle accident Thursday night. The accident began as a 22-year-old man from Englewood was driving a sport utility vehicle that was towing a trailer heading south, south of Manasota Beach Road. …

May 17, 2024

Do You Have a Hoverboard? Be Careful of Its Lithium-Ion Battery

If you have purchased an EVERCROSS EV5 hoverboard, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recommends that you immediately stop using them due to risk of fire. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is warning consumers …

May 16, 2024

How Long Do You Have to File a Medical Malpractice Claim in Florida?

Medical malpractice can have devastating consequences for patients and their families. When a healthcare professional’s negligence leads to injury or death, the victims are often left facing significant physical, emotional, and financial burdens. Understanding the statute of limitations for filing a medical malpractice claim in Florida is crucial to ensure …

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