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December 11, 2019
are vaping companies liable for their products

How Liable Are the Vaping Companies and Can They Be Sued?

Vaping is a hot-button, divisive issue today. All the press, controversy and debate really began in March 2019, when the first patients began manifesting symptoms of […]
December 11, 2019
uninsured motorist insurance

What Is Uninsured Motorist Coverage and Should You Get It?

Uninsured motorist coverage isn’t required in Florida, but it’s often not a bad idea to sign up for it. However, many people who purchase this additional […]
December 11, 2019
self driving car accident liability

Who Is Liable for Self-Driving Car Accident?

Self-driving cars, often referred to as autonomous vehicles, are quickly becoming a common sight on roadways. It’s no surprise that auto accidents involving self-driving vehicles have […]
December 11, 2019
Police giving alcohol test to drunk driver

Why and How Did .08 Become the Legal BAC Limit?

The first drunk driving arrest occurred in London, England on September 10, 1897. A 25-year-old taxi driver was arrested after he ran his cab into a […]
September 30, 2019

Top 10 States With The Most DUIs (Slide Deck)

Top 10 States With The Most DUIs (Slide Deck PDF Download)   
August 27, 2019
Tropical Storm Dorian Storm Path

Hurricane Dorian Is Forecast to Reach Category 4 Before Making Landfall on Florida’s East Coast

As of Friday, August 30, 2019, Hurricane Dorian is on path to make landfall in Florida late Monday night or early Tuesday morning. The storm has […]
August 15, 2019
attorneys that help with flood damage claims

Why Don’t Insurance Companies Offer Flood Insurance?

To put it simply, insurance companies don’t provide flood insurance for homes because when floods do strike, the amount they have to pay out in claims […]
August 15, 2019
Mexican Female Lawyer at Kanner & Pintaluga

When is the Right Time to Call a Lawyer for Your Hurricane Damage Claim

Has your Florida home been devastated by a hurricane? Depending on the severity and type of the damage, you may be trying to decide whether or […]
August 15, 2019
when to file hurricane claims

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

According to Florida statute 627.70132, known as Notice of Windstorm or Hurricane Claim, Florida homeowners have up to three years after the hurricane made landfall to […]
August 15, 2019
Florida's New Hurricane Claim Law 2019

Florida’s New Hurricane Claim Law and What It Means for Filers

Florida House Bill 7065 went into effect on July 1, 2019, and it has the potential to have a significant impact on homeowners and contractors who […]
August 15, 2019

2019 Hurricane Season Predictions (Infographic)

It is important to be a step ahead and prepared for any weather. Kanner & Pintaluga provide an awesome resource that show 2019 hurricane season predictions.
August 13, 2019
she discovered black mold house.

The Silent Killer: Hidden Dangers in Your Home

Roof leaks and dripping pipes are just some of the ways of developing toxic black mold in your home.  These mold spores thrive in warm and […]
July 8, 2019
Health Hazards After Hurricane

The Hidden Health Hazards of Hurricanes

Cleaning up after a hurricane is a time and labor-intensive process. Homes and businesses inundated with water often have to be condemned, torn down and rebuilt. […]
July 8, 2019
El Nino Hurricane Severity

What Makes Some Hurricane Seasons Worse Than Others?

To put it simply, warmer temperatures makes for more severe hurricane seasons. Technically, it’s the temperature of the Atlantic Ocean’s surface water that leads to wetter […]
July 8, 2019
How to get FEMA assitance

Getting Help From FEMA After a Hurricane

Having your home or property damaged by a hurricane leaves most people with a lot of questions. Where do you go for immediate assistance? Where will […]