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Monthly Archives: August 2019

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School Bus Safety Tips as Florida Children Head Back to Class

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

As the summer draws to a close and children throughout Florida get ready for the start of school, the time is right for parents to remind kids about school bus safety. Statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reveal that there were 1,147 school-transportation-related crashes from 2007 to 2016. There were almost… Read More »

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How Comparative Fault Works in Florida

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

If you’ve been injured in an accident through no fault of your own, you’re probably aware that you may be entitled to compensation from the responsible party. Florida’s personal injury laws allow you to seek monetary damages for your losses, including medical costs, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other forms of damages. However,… Read More »

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Epstein, Spacey: Criminal Charges Lead to Civil Suits

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

When federal prosecutors unveiled a two-count indictment against South Florida financier Jeffrey Epstein on July 8, 2019, the allegations were shockingly familiar. As reported by Miami’s CBS News Channel 4, the accusations are very similar to those against him a decade ago, when Epstein was the beneficiary of a secret, extremely lenient plea bargain…. Read More »

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Seeking Compensation for Child and Birth Injuries in Florida

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

Florida personal injury laws protect children under age 18 just as they do adults by providing the right to seek compensation against the person or entity responsible for causing harm. However, these cases are slightly different with respect to one key factor: because minors are not adults in the eyes of the law, they… Read More »

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Freidin & Brown recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2020 edition!

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

We are proud to announce that our founding partner, Philip Freidin, and senior partner, Joel H. Brown have been recognized in the 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America! Founded over 30 years ago, Best Lawyers is one of the first legal peer review publications and a highly regarded accomplishment. Both Mr. Freidin… Read More »

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Risks Involved with Improper Use of Forceps by Florida Physicians

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

During a vaginal delivery, there are many circumstances that may lead a physician to consider using delivery assistance tools, such as a forceps device. An article published by the experts at Mayo Clinic describes forceps usage, risks, what to expect, and many other details. However, the article mainly provides helpful information on the circumstances… Read More »

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The Pre-Filing Requirements for a Florida Medical Malpractice Case

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

In many ways, a medical malpractice case is similar to other personal injury claims based upon negligence. When a health care practitioner breaches the duty to provide care within medically accepted standards, the patient can recover compensation for losses related to his or her injuries. However, medical malpractice cases are also very different in… Read More »

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Freidin Brown, P.A. Obtains $9.75m Settlement against Miami Hospital

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

Attorney Jonathan Freidin, along with paralegal Natalia Diaz, recently secured a $9,750,000 settlement on behalf of a mother who sustained an ischemic stroke shortly after a cesarean section at a Miami hospital. “We are proud of the result, and we couldn’t have asked for better clients,” said attorney Jonathan Freidin. He added, “there are… Read More »

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5 Situations Where an Emergency C-Section May Be Necessary

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

When you haven’t made arrangements for a C-section in advance, you’ll certainly be surprised if your OB-GYN requests that you consent to an emergency procedure during labor. Under certain circumstances, it’s necessary to perform a C-section on an urgent basis to protect the health of the mother, infant, or both. However, there are certain… Read More »

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Signs of Medical Malpractice from Florida Health Care Providers

By Freidin Brown, P.A. |

The Sunshine State is home to many world-renowned medical centers that earn their reputations by providing top quality patient care. Almost every year, you’ll find Mayo Clinic Hospital of Florida, Tampa General Hospital, Advent Health, and the University of Florida Hospital and Health Care network at the top of the list in US News… Read More »

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