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Understanding Uninsured vs Underinsured Motorist Coverage in Florida

Navigating Florida’s roadways involves more than just following traffic laws; it also means understanding the necessary insurance coverages that protect you financially in the event of an accident. At Clayton Trial Lawyers, we often encounter clients who are unsure about the nuances of uninsured vs underinsured motorist coverage—key protections that can make a significant difference

Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Insights: What To Do After a Motorcycle Accident

When the unexpected happens and you find yourself in the aftermath of a motorcycle accident, knowing exactly what to do next can make all the difference. It’s not just about dealing with the immediate physical injuries; it’s also about protecting your legal rights and ensuring a fair outcome in the face of insurance claims and

Maximizing Car Accident Settlements Through The Power of Legal Representation

When involved in a car accident, the road to recovery can be fraught with more than just physical healing; navigating the complexities of legal claims and securing just compensation can be equally challenging. This is where the role of a skilled personal injury attorney becomes indispensable. At Clayton Trial Lawyers, we understand the critical difference

How to Prepare for Hurricane and Severe Storms: A Legal Perspective

When the skies darken and the winds pick up, preparation can be the difference between devastation and security. For those living in storm-prone areas, learning how to prepare for hurricane involves more than just boarding up windows and stocking up on supplies. It also requires a solid understanding of the legal protections and obligations that

How New Florida Statute of Limitations Affects Your Car Accident Claim in 2024

The rules surrounding car accident claims have undergone significant changes, particularly with respect to Florida statute of limitations. As of 2024, the time frame to file a lawsuit for damages resulting from a car accident has been reduced from four years to just two. This shift demands urgent attention from anyone involved in a vehicular

Camp Lejeune 2024 Updates: Military Base Water Contamination Lawsuit

Several years after the introduction of the Camp Lejeune Justice Act of 2022, legal actions for compensation and benefits related to the military base water contamination lawsuit at Camp Lejeune are advancing. Situated in Jacksonville, North Carolina, Camp Lejeune became a center of environmental and legal focus following disclosures that its water supply had been

Understanding Negligent Security: Insights from a Legal Perspective

In today’s security-conscious society, property owners are expected to ensure their premises are safe from foreseeable harm or criminal acts. When they fail in this duty, it can lead to what is legally termed as “negligent security.” As a law firm specializing in this area, we have seen firsthand the impacts of such negligence and


Gun Laws in Florida Gun laws vary by state, and in Florida, there are specific legal requirements surrounding the processes for the purchase, carry, and use of firearms. While it is always best to consult with a local attorney about any legal questions surrounding gun ownership, use, and liability, below is a list of commonly

Find Out if You Can File a Mesothelioma Lawsuit

What is Mesothelioma? Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer caused by increased exposure and inhalation of asbestos. According to the American Lung Association’s asbestos information page, asbestos is a naturally occurring fibrous mineral typically found in rocks and soil. Asbestos used to be widely used in building materials including but not limited to insulation due

The Process of Bringing a Lawsuit for Wrongful Death

Undoubtedly, the most tragic possible outcome of an accident is death. Tragically, families in deal with this reality every day in South Florida. While families and loved ones mourn the loss of a loved one, they also confront decisions regarding the deceased person’s medical treatment, burial and funeral costs, and loss of support and companionship.