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Miami, 24-Year-Old Charged with Vehicular Homicide a Year After Causing an Accident that Claimed a 7-Year-Old’s Life

It was last summer on Bird Road when the fatal accident transpired. Yamileth Miranda had been traveling in her Toyota Camry with her three-year-old daughter, Daisa, and her seven-year-old son, Christian. Officials say Miranda was trying to make…
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Orlando police department employee was arrested for domestic violence

Domestic violence is a slightly different type of criminal charge that can have very significant consequences for a conviction.  An employee of the Orange County Sheriff’s Office was arrested on charges of domestic violence.  Orlando…
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Florida police find that will tied to famous case in documentary was forged

A well known estate planning issue in 2020 was the will that gave Carole Baskin of the popular documentary Tiger King millions of dollars after her husband went missing and was never found.  Police in Tampa, Florida have now confirmed that…
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Florida, Are you considering selling your home during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Whether you already initiated the process of selling your home prior to the COVID-19 pandemic or have decided to sell for other reasons, you may find yourself having to modify the tactics most home-buyers once used to get their home sold and…
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Florida, Can my landlord evict me if I am unable to pay rent due to the COVID-19 virus?

If you were forced to shut down your business in Orlando due to the COVID-19 virus, you probably generated little to no income unless you allowed employees to work from home or you offered curbside pickup or delivery. Without a way to bring…
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What safety measures should employers who oversee package delivery workers implement to reduce COVID-19 exposure?

Package delivery workers have and continue to play an integral part in keeping the country running during the COVID-19 pandemic. From groceries to medical supplies, delivery workers have done an excellent job of getting consumers the items they…
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Florida, What happens to a relative’s assets who passed away from COVID-19 without a will?

With so much uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 virus, many individuals have begun reaching out to the Coral Springs, FL estate planning lawyers at Express Law to assist with getting their estate plan created or updated. Having an estate plan…
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Is guardianship something I need to discuss with my lawyer in St. Petersburg Florida?

The importance of estate planning is often under-emphasized, as individuals should have the ultimate say in how their care needs evolve in the case of emergency, aging or other circumstances that may leave them without a voice, along with the…
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Fort Walton Beach driver is charged with drunk driving after almost driving into the back of a police car

A man from Fort Walton Beach, Florida was stopped by an Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Deputy after nearly hitting a police car in the area.  Local police arrest a suspect from Fort Walton Beach for DUI Police said that an officer was stopped…
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Orlando area illegal marijuana grow operation contained hundreds of plants

Although laws against marijuana possession have become less strict in Florida and other parts of the U.S. in recent years, possessing large amounts or running an illegal growing operation can still carry serious penalties.  Law enforcement…
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Destin residents should be aware that measures to help mortgage borrowers during the coronavirus pandemic are temporary

Florida residents were given a grace period to avoid foreclosures and evictions during the coronavirus pandemic. However, this is only a short term solution, and people who are behind on their mortgages may experience significant troubles going…
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Florida parents should consult with an estate planning expert before finalizing inheritance to their children

Local news for the Stuart, Florida area ran a story about the issue of inheritance for children and estate planning.  Potential problems between siblings Most parents will decide to leave all, or a significant portion of their estate…
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Florida Construction Worker Dies After Trench Caves In

The construction industry has been recognized as one of the most dangerous fields to work in. In fact, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) says that the “fatal injury rate for the construction industry is higher than the…
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Florida companies may have to fight to get their business interruption claim paid out

When Florida’s government issued stay at home orders for the entire state due to the coronavirus, many businesses started to lose most or all of their revenue. Ever since this happened, there have been a number of issues that have emerged…
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Tallahassee pedestrian is hit and killed as he crossed Highway 90

A local pedestrian was killed while crossing the street near U.S. Highway 90 in Tallahassee, Florida.  Man crossing a highway is struck and killed by a driver The Florida Highway Patrol responded to the area near West Tennessee Street…
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Port St. Lucie firms saw more requests for estate planning services during coronavirus outbreak

Local news for Port St. Lucie, Florida and the Treasure Coast reported on an increase in demand for services from lawyers who handle wills and estate planning due to the coronavirus pandemic in the spring of 2020. Pandemic causes an increase…