Consumer Fraud

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  • Wage Garnishment (Infographic)

    See if you can protect your paycheck

  • Precedent and Stare Decisis (Infographic)

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

  • Judgment to Pay Money (Infographic)

    C.R.E.A.M. (Cash Rules Everything Around MoneyJudg...

  • Bankruptcy (Video)

    It's a beginning as much as an end

  • Verbal Act (Video)

    “Hearsay objection? Get your verbal act together!”

  • Deficiency Judgment (Video)

    What happens when a foreclosure still doesn't cove...

  • LGBT Adoption Rights (Video)

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

  • Res Judicata (Video)

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

  • Due Process (Video-FL)

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

  • Rule 12.160 Motions To The Clerk

    Even the courts need an office manager. ESPECIALLY...

  • Landlord Refuses to Return Security Deposit (Infographic)

    Someone forget the actual definition of "deposit?"

  • Rule 1.370 Requests for Admission

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

  • Taking a Deposition (Video)

    Think the question-asker is the one who has it eas...

  • Rule 12.130 Attaching Copy of Cause of Action and Exhibits

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

  • Probate Court (Video)

    Everyone's time comes. But what happens after?

  • Guardianship (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.420 Dismissal of Actions

    How to get stuff dropped in Family Court

  • Adoption (Infographic)

    Growing your family through adoption can be exciti...

  • Vacating an Order (Video)

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

  • Wage Disputes (Video)

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

  • Power of Attorney (Video)

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

  • Recusal of a Judge (Video)

    There goes the Judge!

  • Florida Law: When Is A Summary Of Business Data A Business Record?

    Cayea v. CitiMortgage, Inc.—a 16th century decisio...

  • Legalese (Infographic)

    It's impenetrable, unclear and maddening. At leas...

  • Discovery (Video)

    Your opportunity to game plan for the case ahead

  • Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (Video)

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

  • Automatic Stay (Video)

    It's what keeps creditors at bay.

  • Difference between Criminal and Civil Cases (Video)

    Figure out why O.J. was innocent in one court and ...

  • Case Law (Video)

    Who says that judge's can't make law?

  • Domestic Violence Injunctions (Video)

    What to do about violence at home.

  • Shady Dealerships (Video)

    Yes, shockingly, a car salesman might actually mis...

  • Money Judgments (Video)

    Contestant, see what you've won!

  • Rule 12.012 Minimization of Sensitive Information

    Keep personal info personal. Even in court.

  • Rule 1.120 Pleading Special Matters

    There's always exceptional circumstances

  • Default Judgment (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.105 Simplified Dissolution Procedure

    What's that? Divorce CAN be easy? (confused murmur...

  • Rule 12.270 Consolidation; Separate Trials

    Bringing folks together (or breaking them up, whic...

  • Rule 1.030 Nonverification of Pleadings

    How to sow your wild "oaths"

  • I Want to Sue Someone. What Do I Do First? (Infographic)

    Getting justice done has to start somewhere

  • Court Reporters (Video)

    Beyond courtroom furniture, these are the unsung h...

  • Requests for Admission (Video)

    Statements (the non-fashion kind) that are admitte...

  • Rule 1.115 Pleading Mortgage Foreclosures

    Your home matters. Know how to fight for it

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

    Yep, that electro-massager felt free at the time

  • Standing (Video)

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

  • Rule 1.420 Dismissal of Actions

    How to get stuff dropped in Civil Court

  • Interrogatories (Video)

    Not every question in a case is asked on the witne...

  • Top Legal Concerns (Infographic)

    We see that look of consternation. And we raise yo...

  • Consumer Fraud (Infographic)

    Big companies are always trying to pull an "Enron"...

  • Slip and Fall (Video)

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

  • Preparing to Testify (Video)

    The witness stand's ready for you. Are you ready?

  • Florida Law: Challenges to Administrative Orders

    There is a little-known tool hidden in the bowels ...

  • Process Server (Video)

    Someone has to be the messenger

  • Personal Injury (Infographic)

    Sometimes physically recovering is only half the b...

  • Employment (Infographic)

    Your comprehensive resource for anything workplace...

  • Rule 1.130 Attaching Cause of Action and Exhibits

    What to include with your complaint

  • Child Custody (Infographic)

    Nothing is more important than family, especially ...

  • Rule 1.040 One Form of Action

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

  • Rule 1.100 Pleadings and Motions

    Two fundamental court actions

  • Rule 12.060 Transfers of Actions

    For those days you're filing cases in the wrong pl...

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

    You mean we CAN go back and change the past?

  • Entering Court (Video)

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

  • Notice of Hearing (Video)

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

  • Pleadings (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.100 Pleadings and Motions

    Petitions, claims, responses, requests, it's all c...

  • Rule 12.190 Amended and Supplemental Pleadings

    There's a reason pencils have erasers

  • Interlocutory Appeals (Video)

    How to get a head start on a second chance.

  • Rule 12.150 Sham Pleadings

    Calling B.S. on a B.S.-er

  • Indigent Status (Video)

    No money? No problem. Justice can still be serve...

  • Responding to a Divorce Petition (Video)

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

  • Roles of Judge and Jury (Video)

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

  • General Magistrate (Video)

    No, it's not a wizard leading an army.

  • Crime Victims Can Sue in Civil Court (Infographic)

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

  • Rule 12.025 Applicability of Rules of Judicial Administration

    Filing. There's more to it than meets the eye.

  • Florida Law: The Truth About Verbal Acts

    The determination whether a statement should ...

  • Florida Law: The Admissibility of Former Testimony After Rich v. Kaiser-Gypsum

    In a unanimous decision, the Fourth District Court...

  • Rule 12.271 Confidentiality of Related Family Hearings

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

  • Student Loans (Infographic)

    Knowledge ain't cheap.

  • Rule 1.210 Parties

    Don't worry. You can actually be invited to this o...

  • How to Write an Appellate Brief (Video)

    A debriefing on briefing.

  • How To Act In Court (Video)

    And we're not talking about performing a monologue

  • I've Been Sued! Quick! What Do I Do First? (Infographic)

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