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Walmart Sued After Employee Dies of Coronavirus

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

A grieving family has filed a lawsuit against Walmart after their loved one, who was a 15-year employee of the retail giant, died of COVID-19. The family claims that Walmart knew that the premises had become infected with COVID-19 and neglected to tell staff members about the danger. Fifty-one-year-old Wando Evans told managers that… Read More »

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Driver Charged After Hit-And-Run Fatality with Cyclist

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

The driver of a white pickup truck has been charged after leaving the scene of an accident where he struck a cyclist. Twenty-eight-year-old Jacob Aaron Weinert was killed after being struck by a two-door white pickup truck at the intersection of U.S. 301 and Sligh Avenue in Tampa at 4:40 a.m. on his way… Read More »

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Widow Sues After Truck Driver Crushed Beneath Steel Beams

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

The wife of a truck driver killed in a Florida warehouse has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the company that owned the warehouse. The truck driver was crushed beneath several steel beams after a stack of steel beams weighing about 7,000 lbs. fell on the trucker after it was unsecured. The trucker was… Read More »

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Lawsuits Emerge From Boat Fire That Killed 34

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

Thirty-four people lost their lives on the California diving boat Conception. Could a law limiting the liability of the boat owners prevent them from successfully filing claims against the boat’s owners? According to one maritime legal expert, claims against boat owners and companies fail about 50% of the time due to regulatory limitations of… Read More »

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Purdue in Bankruptcy Amid Opioid Deaths

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

Purdue Pharmaceutical stands accused of falsely advertising their opioid-based medications such as OxyContin as “less addictive” than older alternatives. Doctors handed out this medication to millions of Americans who believed that they were receiving a safer alternative. However, nothing could be further from the truth. And in the midst of one of the worst… Read More »

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Alan Goldfarb Secures $15mm Medical Malpractice Result for Miami Woman

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

Attorney Alan Goldfarb secured at $15mm result for a 44 year old woman who went to Hialeah Hospital for asthma.  She was misdiagnosed by a house physician who also didn’t call for help from the Emergency Room when she took a turn for the worse.  Her health rapidly deteriorated and sadly passed away within… Read More »

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Royal Caribbean hit with $3.38M Verdict

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

The family of a man who died on a Royal Caribbean Cruise liner recently won a verdict to the tune of $3.38 million. The man, who was with his family to celebrate his 70th birthday, suffered a cardiac event aboard the cruise liner. Attorneys for the plaintiffs, who filed a wrongful death lawsuit, claimed… Read More »

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Family of Slain Motorcyclist Pushes for Stiffer Vision Standards

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

The family of Sean Parke, a Fort Myers teen who was killed in an auto accident, is pushing for stricter laws concerning vision tests and drivers. The young man was hit when a 78-year-old motorist, who is legally considered blind, struck his motorcycle in 2014. Although Florida is technically considered a no-fault state as… Read More »

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Parkland Victims Capped at $300,000 in Sovereign Immunity Dispute

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

The families of those who were killed in the Parkland Shooting are challenging a ruling laid down that the Parkland School is protected from tort claims by sovereign immunity. Indeed, sovereign immunity has been in the news for a number of reasons lately. Not only was Jackson Memorial Hospital the beneficiary of sovereign immunity… Read More »

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Wrongful Death Lawsuits And Police Shootings

By Alan Goldfarb, P.A. |

It’s hard to find a news publication nowadays that doesn’t have a recent story of a black suspect being shot and killed by a police officer. That story has a familiar and distasteful ring to it. Florida recently made headlines when a jury awarded the grieving family of a police shooting $4 in a… Read More »

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