Contingent Legal Fees For Business

No business wants litigation.  It is time consuming, aggravating and unpredictable.  It doesn’t forward your business purpose; to the contrary, it causes heartburn when you wake up.  But most importantly, it opens up a black hole into which endless attorney’s fees seem to get sucked in.  And sucked in.  And sucked in. Also, no business…

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Cutler Rader, PL Obtains Jury Verdict This is Eight Times Best Offer And The Maximum Enforceable

Plaintiff’s personal injury and commercial litigation law firm Cutler Rader announces a jury verdict that exceeded the maximum enforceable recovery against the City of Miami.  The verdict given by the jury was $206,308.65; the maximum collectible under Florida’s sovereign immunity laws was $200,000.  The City had offered $25,000 in settlement. Andrew Rader, the lead counsel for…

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Cutler Rader, PL Obtains Major Settlement Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)/Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) Case

Plaintiff’s personal injury and commercial litigation law firm Cutler Rader announces a $700,000 settlement in a case involving Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, previously called Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy.  The case settled two days before the scheduled start of jury selection. The case involved a client who claimed to be hit by a shopping cart at a…

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Move Over, It’s The Law

You may want to pay better attention the next time see an emergency response vehicle or an officer on the side of the road. Officials with the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) have announced a new enforcement effort directed at drivers who don’t obey the state’s Move Over law. Officials with the Florida…

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What is Negligence?

Negligence cases like automobile accidents seem straight forward to most lay people. If a car is sitting at a red light and gets hit from behind by another car, one would easily say that the person that caused the crash was negligent. But what does that word “negligent” really mean in the context of a…

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