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Happy 25th Birthday, FMLA! 25 Years Later – Where Are We Now?

The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) is celebrating its 25th anniversary this month. On February 5, 1993, President Bill Clinton signed the FMLA into law guaranteeing certain employees up to 12 unpaid weeks off of work a year to … Continue reading

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Florida Slip and Fall Law More Than a Year Later

It has been more than a year and a half since the Florida slip and fall law was changed, June 30, 2016, and it still needs clarification.   Read more detail on Recent Injury and Accident Law posts – Justia … Continue reading

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Sandy Hook Five Years Later: Skill v. Chance Enacting Legislation

In some ways enacting laws is like a contest – a game of skill between qualified legislators – or maybe it’s really more like a game of chance – where winning depends upon luck.  The disappointing facts since the Sandy … Continue reading

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Holland America Sued By Minor Female Cruise Passenger Alleging She Was Violently Sexually Assaulted And Raped By Crew Member Later Arrested

The Florida maritime and cruise injury and assault attorneys of Brais Brais Rusak have been retained to represent a female minor passenger in a claim against Holland America (“HAL”) who alleges she was violently sexually assaulted and raped on board … Continue reading

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Lung Condition First Diagnosed 20 Years Later Was a Second Injury

Decedent was exposed to asbestos dust and fibers in the 1940s and 1950s. In 1977, he was diagnosed with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). By 1979, Decedent was totally disabled due to extensive arthritis, chronic heart condition, and chronic … Continue reading

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