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Some Amazon Products Burnt Down Homes; Why are They Still Available?

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

Amazon lost a number of major lawsuits filed against both them and their vendors. These lawsuits are complicated by the fact that forums, like flea markets, cannot be held responsible for individual vendors in their marketplace. This type of immunity has broad implications. One of the biggest implications is that suing Amazon to recover… Read More »

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Man Sues After Chicken McNugget Injury

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

Okay, this sounds a little goofy. A bit like the lawsuit in which an elderly woman spilled coffee on herself and sued McDonald’s. Well, this lawsuit, much like the burn injury lawsuit, is more meritorious than you may think. The Facts  A Palm Beach man says that when he bit into a Chicken McNugget,… Read More »

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Elderly Man Assaulted on Metromover Files Lawsuit

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

A 73-year-old man was on his way home from work when he was attacked by another man. The man who attacked him stole $30, then proceeded to change his clothes. The elderly man attempted to leave the area but was attacked again by the same assailant. The entire exchange was caught on video. At… Read More »

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Parkland Students Asked to Turn Over Psychiatric Records to Prove Anguish

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

Here is something you need to know about the legal process. Even in states that have so-called “rape shield” laws that prevent defense attorneys from asking certain questions on the stand, these laws do not apply to civil cases. Why not? Well, in a civil lawsuit, you are claiming that someone else’s malice or… Read More »

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Judge Allows Tourist to Seek Punitive Damages in Water Slide Injury

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

While the matter will still be decided by a jury, a judge has permitted a plaintiff in Universal’s waterslide injury lawsuits to attempt to recover punitive damages in his lawsuit against Universal. The tourist broke his neck on a Volcano Bay water slide. What Are Punitive Damages? In a personal injury lawsuit, there are… Read More »

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Jacksonville Will Hold First-Ever Virtual Trial

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

Jacksonville will hold Florida’s first-ever completely virtual trial. That means that every element of the case will be heard by jurors from the comfort of their own living rooms. Jurors will, of course, still be required to pay attention to the proceedings. Duval County in Jacksonville was selected by the Florida Supreme Court to… Read More »

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Wrestlers’ Brain Damage Lawsuit Dismissed by Appeals Court

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

A federal appeals court dismissed a lawsuit that was filed on behalf of 50 former professional wrestlers, many of whom were stars throughout the ’80s and ‘90s. The lawsuit alleged that the WWF and WWE did not do enough to protect their stars from head trauma resulting in CTE-related disorders and traumatic brain injury…. Read More »

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Jane Doe Wins Huge Legal Decision Over Trey Songz

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

A Miami woman has filed a lawsuit against Trey Songz alleging that he sexually assaulted her at a Miami nightclub. The judge in the civil suit against Songz ordered that the woman, who is currently being referred to as Jane Doe, reveal her name to the court. Jane Doe, however, appealed the directive. An… Read More »

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Tampa Woman Loses Lawsuit Over Allegedly Defective Airbag

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

A Tampa woman recently lost a lawsuit against Ford after her vehicle struck a tree. The woman claimed that her airbag on her Ford Explorer failed to deploy resulting in a worsening of her injuries. The accident occurred after the plaintiff ran her car off the road and struck a tree. The plaintiff claimed… Read More »

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North Carolina Woman Sues Disney World over CBD Arrest

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

A North Carolina woman is filing a lawsuit for negligent and intentional infliction of emotional distress after she says she was arrested for possession of CBD oil. CBD oil is a major craze right now. If you haven’t heard about it, here’s what you need to know. While CBD is produced from the same… Read More »

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