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What does removing to Federal Court mean?

Removing to the Federal Court means that your lawsuit transfers from State Court -where your attorney filed your lawsuit- to the Federal District Court for resolution. Because of that removal to the Federal Court, there are different Civil Procedure and Evidence Rules. Some attorneys with a law license for State Court do not have the…

What is a deposition?

What is a deposition? It is when the other side verbally asks you questions, usually done by their attorney. A court reporter is present at your Deposition and types the questions and answers, creating a transcript. In Florida, depositions are controlled by Fla.R.Civ.P. 1.310.  Are depositions under oath? Yes. The court reporter will ask you…

Insurance & COVID-19

Hospital emergency room visits keep increasing from COVID-19. One question that keeps coming up is: Do insurance companies have to cover my medical bills from an emergency room visit for both in-network and out of network providers? Yes. But that was not always the case. You might know that your local hospital is on your…