Sean Lopez | February 6, 2023 | Car Accident
When Will I Stop Feeling Paranoid & Upset After My Car Accident?
Walking away from a car accident without physical injuries is a relief — but every person handles the emotional impact differently. Some people seem to be unfazed by a near brush with death, while others take longer to recover from the scary situation. Not everyone… read more
Sean Lopez | February 6, 2023 | Personal Injury
What to Do If You Encounter an Alligator in St. Petersburg
Florida is home to about 1.25 million alligators and about a thousand American crocodiles. These reptiles have become something of a mascot for the state, and it’s not uncommon to see them while you’re out fishing or hiking. Knowing how to safely interact with alligators… read more
Sean Lopez | February 3, 2023 | Car Accident
Can Insurance Companies Force You To Use Aftermarket Parts?
Florida’s insurance laws require that all drivers have a minimum of $10,000 in Property Damage Liability (PDL) insurance coverage. PDL coverage pays for the damage to another person’s vehicle when a driver causes a car accident. Unfortunately, even though the insurance company for the driver… read more
Sean Lopez | January 18, 2023 | Product Liability
Has Your Mirena IUD Moved?
There are several choices when it comes to contraception. While many patients choose pills and shots, the intrauterine device (IUD) remains one of the most popular forms of birth control. Many types of IUDs exist, including Mirena. One of the most significant side effects of… read more
Sean Lopez | January 17, 2023 | Car Accident
How Long After a Car Accident Can You File a Police Report in Florida?
After a car accident, certain steps must be completed. Under Florida law, one of the most vital steps is reporting your collision. Whether you contact the police for assistance after your accident or you decide to file your report yourself, it’s essential to get it… read more
Sean Lopez | January 5, 2023 | Personal Injury
What Are the Highest Paid Types of Lawyers?
Many people assume that all lawyers are rich and have a high salary. According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median pay for lawyers is $127,900 per year. However, this is the median income, which is the middle number of all salaries,… read more
Sean Lopez | January 4, 2023 | Florida Law
Are Windshield Repairs Free Under Florida Law?
Windshield repairs can be costly. However, failing to repair a broken windshield could lead to a traffic ticket and contribute to the cause of a traffic accident. Fortunately, windshield repairs are free for many Florida drivers. Florida’s Law Regarding Motor Vehicle Glass Repair Florida Statute… read more
Sean Lopez | January 3, 2023 | Personal Injury
Insurance Policy Limits: Everything You Need To Know
Insurance companies pay most personal injury claims. Every insurance company has a policy limit, which is the maximum amount they have agreed to pay in case of an accident. In many cases, this policy limit represents the maximum amount of compensation you can obtain. In… read more
Sean Lopez | December 26, 2022 | Personal Injury
What Does the Bar Stand for in Bar Exam or Bar Association?
When you talk about lawyers, you may hear the term “the bar” being thrown around a lot. Lawyers have to pass bar exams and may join bar associations, and if they abuse their position, they may be disbarred. But what does “bar” stand for, and… read more
Sean Lopez | December 22, 2022 | Car Accident
Why Do Rear-End Collisions Happen in St. Pete and Who’s To Blame?
Unfortunately, rear-end collisions are all too common when it comes to car accidents. Knowing why they occur can help you avoid one. If you do happen to experience one, you and the other driver may have to sort out who is to blame. Determining fault… read more