Committed to Justice

Cutler Rader is committed to bringing our clients the justice they deserve. In our combined 75 years of practice, we have learned that justice comes in many different forms and has different meanings to everyone. We take great pride in using our strength, integrity and experience to fight for our clients, to serve as their…

What Happened to Balance?

Recently there was an article published by the Sun Sentinel Editorial Board on declaiming “Gov. Ron DeSantis stiffs Florida Bar to stack courts with hard-right judges.” The article highlights the fact that the Governor “recently rejected the Florida Bar’s nominations for lawyers to serve on seven Judicial Nominating Commissions (JNC’s). The organization, which represents all…

The Bed Rail Case

I was contacted by a new client who was grief stricken over the loss of his 92-year-old mother. His mother, who was bedridden in a nursing home setting was found dead, the bed rail trapping her head between the bottom of the rail and the mattress. She had become entrapped by the bed itself and…

Have You Ever Heard of Ciguatera?

“Ciguatera is a food-born illness (food poisoning) caused by eating fish that is contaminated by ciguatera toxin. Ciguatera toxin is a heat-stable lipid soluble compound, produced by dinoflagellates and concentrated in fish organs, that can cause nausea, pain, cardiac, and neurological symptoms in humans when ingested.” (As described in an article by Dr. Charles Davis). “What?” That’s what I said…

Do Charter Schools Have Sovereign Immunity?

They’d like to, and some judges say they do, but on behalf of our clients Cutler Rader is zealously and effectively challenging that notion. “Sovereign immunity” basically means that the state or government cannot commit a legal wrong and is immune from civil suit or criminal prosecution. This idea began many years ago as a common law…