August 2017

same sex marriage

Newly Enacted Same Sex Marriage Laws – Know Your Rights

Same sex marriage is becoming more widespread as countries around the world enact laws allowing same sex couples to marry. Although this is a time to celebrate for many couples, it also creates the need to explore complex questions involving children, property acquired prior to the legalization of your marriage, and important matters surrounding your […]

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bankruptcy

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is the Most Commonly Filed Type of Bankruptcy

What is Chapter 7 Bankruptcy? Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is the most commonly filed type of bankruptcy. Under Chapter 7, if the debtors have assets they are “liquidated” to discharge unsecured debts. Unsecured debts are mostly credit card or medical debts that are not attached to collateral. If you have problems with credit card debt, payday

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car crash accident

A father witnessed his wife and two children being killed in a crash

Being in a Car Crash is Bad. The only thing that’s possibly worse is watching a crash involving a family member. Unfortunately, that’s what happened in England when a driver witnessed his wife be involved in a fatal crash with a lorry (commercial truck). The when a crash involves personal injuries or death, it’s important

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sinkholes

Sinkholes Present Hazards to Florida Homeowners

Sinkholes are in the news again.  This story is a recent reminder of the very real and ongoing hazard that sinkholes present to Florida homeowners. Despite legislation introduced into the Florida Legislature in recent years designed to curb sinkhole claims, this geological phenomenon is not going to go away. There are several things you can

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hit run car accident

Hit and run crashes are an unfortunate part of driving on the road

Hit and run crashes are an unfortunate part of driving on the road. “Phantom” vehicles and drivers often times cause a crash and flee the scene. The reasons for fleeing are numerous, but not having a valid license or any insurance are among the top reasons. Driving on a suspended license is a crime, but

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auto truck and motorcycle accident

Types of Auto, Truck and Motorcycle Accidents and What You Need to Know

Auto, Truck and Motorcycle Accidents Types When you are in a car accident, you need the right team to help you recover. Auto, truck, and motorcycle accidents can be devastating; from serious personal injury to the loss of your vehicle, accidents can cause major disruptions to your everyday life. If you’ve been in an accident,

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hoa board certification

Board Member Certification Course: August 2017

On August 3rd 2017, FL Legal Group’s Attorney Nicki F. Asmer presented a Board Member Certification Course approved by the Department of Business and Professional Regulations, and the Department of Condominium and Coops in Florida, in which she addressed different key topics:         Topics: Board Members Certification Requirements Board Members Legal responsibilities

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