2020 Fall e-Newsletter

November 11, 2020 Newsletters - 2020

We are pleased to announce that our 2020 Fall e-Newsletter has been published. Please take a few minutes to read it as it contains information on new case law updates, including topics on liability, workers’ compensation, first party property and coverage, trucking, medical malpractice and many more. The e-Newsletter also includes firm successes secured by Conroy Simberg, additional news and notes and firm announcements.

Hope Baros Will Moderate a Panel Discussion on How to Talk About Race in the Workplace

November 10, 2020 Announcements

Hope N. Baros, an associate in the firm’s West Palm Beach office and member of the firm’s First Party Property and Coverage Division, will be a moderator for a Zoom Webinar titled, “How to Talk About Race and Race Relationships in the Workplaceon November 19, 2020 at 6pm. The Zoom webinar is presented by The Committee for Diversity & Inclusion of The Palm Beach County Bar. 

Hope is an active member of the Palm Beach County Bar Association where she currently serves as co-chair for the Social Justice and Racial Equality Committee for the 2020-2021 year. 

Best Practices for Drafting Coronavirus Liability Waivers

October 26, 2020 COVID-19, Legal Alerts

With state and local restrictions lifting, many business owners are making the decision to reopen their doors to remain financially stable, even as they evaluate the risks of providing services for clients during a pandemic. Knowing the dangers of the coronavirus, owners must do everything they can to protect their businesses, which may include asking customers to sign a COVID-19 liability waiver prior to services being rendered. 

Discovery of Cellphone Information

August 27, 2020 Legal Alerts, Newsletters - 2020

Yesterday, the Third District Court of Appeal issued an important opinion relating to the discovery of cellphone information.  In Aguila v. Frederic, 45 Fla. L. Weekly D2043 (Fla. 3d DCA, Aug. 26, 2020), the appellate court quashed a trial court order compelling disclosure of discovery relating to a civil defendant’s possession and use of his mobile phone during a crash that gave rise to wrongful death litigation.