Baggett Law Insights
After the Storm: Beware of Unlicensed Contractors!
Following the destruction of Hurricane Matthew, many Florida homeowners are in need of home repairs. Before you hire someone to do those repairs, however, keep in mind that unlicensed contractors can leave you with an even bigger mess to deal with. Here are some good tips from the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation […]Continue reading...
All too often I end up having a conversation with someone that claims personal injury claimants and their attorneys are what’s wrong with our country. I typically listen while they vent, and without fail we end up talking about the infamous “McDonald’s Hot Coffee Case.” Most everyone has heard about that case, but not many […]Continue reading...
The realm of business disputes is a notoriously complex one, falling under the umbrella of commercial litigation. While contracts and similar legally binding documentation are generally utilized to carefully outline the duties and expectations in any business relationship, it is inevitable that disputes will sometimes arise. In these situations, it’s important to retain the services […]Continue reading...
Understanding Medical Misdiagnosis in Florida
Misdiagnosis of a disease or other medical issue can cause an unfortunate waterfall of consequences for you or your loved ones. If you’re misdiagnosed, you may not receive the treatment you need – leaving the issue untreated. Conversely, receiving treatment for the wrong diagnosis could make your actual medical problem worse. Failures to properly diagnose […]Continue reading...
Online Petitions – Do They Work? Florida Mother Fights For Change In Wrongful Death Law
By now, you’ve probably seen several online petitions going around asking for your support on a number of different issues. Do they work? Sometimes. According to Change.org, the most successful petitions have the following things in common: The goal is compelling and achievable. The petition is delivered directly to the decision maker. Social media tools […]Continue reading...
Understanding Nursing Home Neglect & Abuse
Our elderly relatives and loved ones deserve our love, respect, and appreciation. Just as importantly, they deserve quality, ongoing care for their health and well-being. This holds especially true for our loved ones who live in nursing homes, assisted living and elder care facilities. Sadly, neglect and abuse of the elderly in these types of facilities […]Continue reading...
Amanda Baggett Appointed Vice Chair of The Florida Bar’s Construction Law Certification Committee
Amanda Baggett, a partner with Baggett Law, has been appointed as Vice Chair of The Florida Bar’s Construction Law Certification Committee effective July 1, 2016. Ms. Baggett has served on the Committee since her original appointment in 2014. Ms. Baggett specializes in construction law matters and has represented a variety of clients, including owners, general […]Continue reading...
Medical Malpractice: What You Need to Know
Medical malpractice is a sad reality that affects countless people here in Florida. We all want to receive quality, safe medical care when we visit our doctor or practitioner. And in most cases, we will receive quality care to keep us healthy. However, there are times when you may not receive the care you need. Malpractice […]Continue reading...
Florida Hotel Accidents and Injuries
Staying at a hotel or resort can be a luxurious time of relaxation, but what happens when your vacation is ruined or interrupted due to an unexpected injury? As a guest at a hotel or resort in Florida, you have a reasonable expectation that your safety and health will not be at risk. Hotel owners […]Continue reading...
7 Common Medical Malpractice Claim Types in Florida
Most of us take our health and wellness for granted. When medical conditions do arise, we take comfort in the availability of top medical facilities. Unfortunately, however, doctors sometimes make mistakes that seriously affect the health and well-being of their patients. Curious about how medical malpractice can occur? Here are some common medical malpractice claim […]Continue reading...
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