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Golfer Lucas Glover’s Wife Arrested in Florida: Family Law Implications

National headlines were made when the wife of former U.S. Open champion Lucas Glover was arrested for domestic violence battery and resisting arrest in St. Johns County, Florida on May 13, 2018.  The altercation allegedly occurred after Lucas Glover missed … Continue reading

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Deciphering “Good Faith” for Insurers Defending Coblentz Agreements in Florida, Insurance Journal

By Michel A. Morgan Insurance Journal (May 17, 2018) – Since the 1969 seminal case of Coblentz v. Am Surety Co. out of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals that found an insurer that breaches its duty to defend must pay the … Continue reading

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What the Law Does (and Does Not) Allow Courts to Do in Florida Child Custody and Timesharing Disputes

Most divorced parents genuinely desire to provide the best they possibly can for their children. The problem that arises in many situations is that the parents disagree on which arrangements would be best for the children. These disagreements can sometimes … Continue reading

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What Happens When Your Florida Marital Settlement Agreement is Based, in Part, on an Incorrect Assumption?

There is an old and colorful saying about the perils of making assumptions. The saying, which popped up on a 1973 episode of The Odd Couple, admonishes that you should “never assume” and reveals its lesson by separating the word … Continue reading

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Plaintiffs Aim to Snuff Out Florida Ban on Smokable Medical Marijuana as Key Case Goes to Trial

Stock image. Tallahassee, FL—Trial is set Wednesday for a group challenging Florida’s ban on smokable medical marijuana, one of the first attacks on the law enacting a state constitutional amendment legalizing medicinal cannabis. CVN will broadcast the trial live. People … Continue reading

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