Florida /ˈflɒrɪdə/ is a state in the southeastern region of the United States, bordered to the west by the Gulf of Mexico, to the north by Alabama and Georgia, to the east by the Atlantic Ocean, and to the south by the Straits of Florida. Florida is the 22nd most extensive, the 4th most populous, and the 8th most densely populated of the 50 United States. The state capital is Tallahassee, the largest city is Jacksonville, and the largest metropolitan area is the Miami metropolitan area.Much of Florida is a peninsula between the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic Ocean, and the Straits of Florida. Its geography is notable for a coastline, omnipresent water and the threat of hurricanes.
Posts about Florida
  • ABCs of Buying Florida Investment Property

    … Always see the property you buy before you sign a contract. Before diving headfirst into a real estate investment that may not be right for your particular financial situation, Eric Lanigan of Lanigan and Lanigan in Winter Park, Florida shares the ABCs of buying Florida real estate investment properties. Before You Buy Florida Real Estate There…

    Lanigan & Lanigan, P.L- 4 readers -
  • Florida Ranks Poorly in Sealing of Juvenile Records

    … their options and tarnishing their reputation. Unfortunately, Florida has been given a rating of 3 out of 5 stars by the Juvenile Law Center, which composed a scorecard rating the availability of ways to expunge/seal a juvenile criminal record in each state. And that isn't even the worst part of the story. As we've discussed in previous posts, the brains…

    Florida Criminal Lawyer Blog- 3 readers -
  • TCPA Decision: Not responding to a motion for summary judgment

    … for a credit card. DE 40-2 ¶¶ 2-4. Schweitzer thus consented to receive calls from Citibank about the resulting credit-card debt. See 2008 FCC Ruling, 23 F.C.C.R. at 564. Because Schweitzer consented to receive these calls from Citibank, his TCPA claim based upon the alleged debt-collection calls fails as to Citibank as a matter of law. See 47 U.S.C…

    Alabama Consumer Law Blog- 3 readers -
  • Injustice Anywhere Is a Threat to Justice Everywhere

    … Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. Those were spoken by Dr. Martin Luther King and are the theme for today’s Thankgiving message. We try to blog everyday. Holidays are no exception. A few minutes ago I was poised to write a story on a new Ponzi scheme in Florida. Unfortunately, by tomorrow several new fraud and scams…

    Due Diligence- 2 readers -
  • Getting Larger Purchases Home During the Holidays

    This time of year is one of the busiest retail periods of the year. Many of us are shopping for holiday gifts, decor, and other items. Stores try to lure us into their doors with special sales. If you are buying large items that need to be transported by truck, however, you can’t just be focusing on sale prices. You also need to make sure that you can get home safely with your purchase.

    Florida Trucking Accident Lawyer Blog- 1 readers -
  • Professional Tips for Driving in Bad Weather

    … still lead to car accidents in Aventura, Miami, Hollywood, and other Florida cities. Experts recommend a few things for drivers who need to drive in bad weather: 1) Give yourself more room. Drivers in good weather need to leave about 3 seconds space in front of them when driving behind a vehicle. This means that when passing a sign or other…

    Florida Car Accident Lawyer Blog- 1 readers -
  • Big Whistleblower Award in Celeb Doctor Case

    … This month a Florida woman can rest easier knowing that her whistleblower case against a physician on Staten Island, New York is finally over…. a case that was filed in June of 2004! Her payday? $4,079,664. Unfortunately, her whistleblower award while well deserved, is bittersweet. She claims that her husband’s life was cut short by unnecessary…

    Due Diligence- 2 readers -
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