Civil Cases

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  • Rule 1.410 Subpoena

    Not just classic courtroom drama shorthand.

  • Rule 12.230 Interventions

    Not the kind Uncle Dave needs

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    Good fences make good neighbors. Good knowledge m...

  • Slip and Fall (Video)

    Here's the difference between being a klutz and be...

  • Bitten by Dog (Infographic)

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  • Pleadings (Video)

    We don't mean the thing you do to avoid a parkin...

  • Motions for Sanctions (Video)

    Think your opponent can violate the rules and ge...

  • Rule 1.370 Requests for Admission

    Getting your courtroom foe to confirm or deny fact...

  • Student Loans (Infographic)

    Knowledge ain't cheap.

  • Dependency Court (Video)

    When it comes to a child's well-being, the law has...

  • Rule 1.140 Defenses

    Knowing how to defend can turn you into the '85 Be...

  • Courtroom Players (Video)

    All the world's a stage, including the courtroom

  • Automatic Stay (Video)

    It's what keeps creditors at bay.

  • Notice of Hearing (Video)

    It’s not about realizing that someone can hear you...

  • Rule 12.130 Attaching Copy of Cause of Action and Exhibits

    Referencing a document in a petition? Got to provi...

  • Frozen Bank Account (Infographic)

    It's gonna take a little more than turning up the ...

  • Trial (Video)

    What to expect from the arena of justice.

  • Workplace Discrimination (Video)

    A bad day at work is one thing. Unfair treatment i...

  • What To Wear To Court (Video)

    Dress as a mess or for success? The latter gets a ...

  • Rule 12.410 Subpoena

    Getting the witness you need on the stand

  • Landlord/Tenant (Infographic)

    Whichever side you're on, we've got your support r...

  • Rule 1.130 Attaching Cause of Action and Exhibits

    What to include with your complaint

  • Personal Injury (Infographic)

    Sometimes physically recovering is only half the b...

  • Rule 12.491 Child Support Enforcement

    Tough situation made tougher by unpreparedness

  • I Want to Sue Someone in Florida, What Do I Do First? (Infographic)

    How to get the ball rolling in the Sunshine State

  • Standing (Video)

    Not sitting's arch nemesis, but one's capacity to ...

  • Verbal Act (Video)

    “Hearsay objection? Get your verbal act together!”

  • Foreclosure (Infographic)

    Your home is your castle. Defend it.

  • Bankruptcy (Video)

    It's a beginning as much as an end

  • I Can't Pay My Credit Card Bills (Infographic)

    Yep, that electro-massager felt free at the time

  • Can I Get Rid of a Judgment Against Me? (Infographic)

    You mean we CAN go back and change the past?

  • Wage Disputes (Video)

    Fighting for what you've earned (when not on lunch...

  • Responding to a Divorce Petition (Video)

    The beginning of the next chapter in your life. He...

  • Rule 12.260 Survivor; Substitution of Parties

    Justice doesn't have to stop when someone's gone

  • Probate Court (Video)

    Everyone's time comes. But what happens after?

  • Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (Video)

    Just because you're in debt, doesn't mean the law'...

  • Res Judicata (Video)

    With some court matters, enough is enough alr...

  • Civil Cases (Infographic)

    Step-by-step guide to how your civil court case wi...

  • Trademark and Intellectual Property (Infographic)

    Creativity and innovation need protection.

  • Entering Court (Video)

    It's a little more than walking through a front do...

  • Tenant Missed Rent Payment (Infographic)

    So, that check wasn't "in the mail" after all?

  • Roles of Judge and Jury (Video)

    Along with "Justice," the two most important J's i...

  • Bankruptcy (Infographic)

    It's not often you get a second chance in life.

  • Oral Arguments (Video)

    It's not just what family holiday dinners are fill...

  • Rule 1.285 Inadvertent Disclosure of Privileged Materials

    In court, it's possible to un-ring a bell

  • Default Judgment (Video)

    Don't show up to court? This is what happens

  • Settlement (Video)

    Who needs court anyway?

  • Power of Attorney (Video)

    We're not talking x-ray vision or super strength

  • Discovery (Video)

    Your opportunity to game plan for the case ahead

  • Rebuilding Credit After Bankruptcy (Video)

    Bankruptcy is a beginning, not an end.

  • Florida Law: The Truth About Verbal Acts

    The determination whether a statement should ...

  • Guardianship (Video)

    For those who watch over others (not including the...

  • Landlord Refuses to Return Security Deposit (Infographic)

    Someone forget the actual definition of "deposit?"

  • Rule 1.250 Misjoinder and Nonjoinder of Parties

    When someone's involved in a case that shouldn't b...

  • Uniform Motion Calendar (Video)

    Courts get busy. They need to keep track of things...

  • Rule 12.271 Confidentiality of Related Family Hearings

    When the fam's got more than one case going on

  • Employment (Infographic)

    Your comprehensive resource for anything workplace...

  • Steps in a Court Case (Infographic)

    Just like the rest of life, court cases happen in ...

  • Rule 1.010 Scope, Purpose and Title

    The what, what and what of Civil Procedure

  • Kozel Hearing (Video)

    You shouldn't be punished for the sins of your law...

  • Elder Abuse (Infographic)

    What to do about righting this unforgivable wrong.

  • Rule 12.070 Process

    Like a recipe, the right steps must be followed

  • Rule 12.012 Minimization of Sensitive Information

    Keep personal info personal. Even in court.

  • Vacating an Order (Video)

    Ever wish you could go back and make something not...

  • Recusal of a Judge (Video)

    There goes the Judge!

  • Precedent and Stare Decisis (Infographic)

    The past can always be drawn from. Learn how exac...

  • Food Poisoning (Infographic)

    Sometimes it's not just a made-up excuse to miss w...

  • Due Process (Video)

    It's what each of us, no matter the accusation, de...

  • Rule 12.420 Dismissal of Actions

    How to get stuff dropped in Family Court

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    Here's a hint: don't flee with a fake identity and...

  • LGBT Adoption Rights (Video)

    The law has greater recognition of LGBTQ rights th...

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    What happens in criminal court, doesn't always sta...

  • Statutes of Limitations (Video)

    Why not to drag your feet when it comes to the law...

  • Rule 12.250 Misjoinder and Nonjoinder of Parties

    Trim the fat or bulk up, party-wise

  • Rule 12.120 Pleading Special Matters

    For when extraordinary circumstances strike.

  • Summary Judgment (Video)

    Sometimes a trial is just unnecessary.

  • Rule 12.040 Attorneys

    Representation isn't a cut and dried situation

  • Hostile Work Environment (Video)

    There's a bad day at work. And then there's bad wo...

  • Rule 12.350 Requests for Production of Documents

    Sometimes you need stuff. Sometimes your opponent ...

  • Rule 1.040 One Form of Action

    Uno, un, ein, yi, wahid, jeden, one

  • E-filing and E-service in Florida (Video)

    Keep Calm and Do Things Electronically