What Happens to a Lawsuit When the Defendant Dies?

When a defendant dies during a personal injury case, it can complicate the matter. A defendant passing away during a personal injury case is certainly an unexpected event. For the plaintiff, there are some important things to know about how it can impact the case. There are also a few steps that the plaintiff needs … Continued

Are Text Messages Admissible in Court in Florida?

Text messages can be valuable pieces of evidence in legal matters. From personal injury accidents to criminal matters to family law disputes, text messages can shed light on the truth. But are they admissible in court? Do the courts think that text messages are reliable evidence? Our Tampa personal injury attorneys explain whether text messages … Continued

Can I File a Counterclaim in Florida?

If you’re involved in an accident claim, you might find that a counterclaim is part of the case. If you’re the plaintiff who brings the case, the other side might bring a counterclaim against you. On the other hand, if you’re the defendant, it might be appropriate to state a counterclaim. A counterclaim can be … Continued

Florida Drone Laws

Florida drone laws regulate licensing and the use of drones in the State of Florida. All federal drone laws apply in the State of Florida. There are also state laws and even some local laws that apply to drone use in the state. The lawyers at Jack Bernstein, Injury Attorneys explain Florida’s drone laws. Florida … Continued