Consumer Fraud

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  • Get an Injunction Against Domestic Violence (Infographic)

    Act now, and get the protection you deserve.

  • Steps in a Court Case (Infographic)

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

  • Rule 12.160 Motions To The Clerk

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

  • Rule 12.100 Pleadings and Motions

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

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

    Yep, that electro-massager felt free at the time

  • Res Judicata (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.285 Mandatory Disclosure

    Summarizing your money situation for the court

  • Workplace Discrimination (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.420 Dismissal of Actions

    How to get stuff dropped in Family Court

  • Adoption (Infographic)

    Growing your family through adoption can be exciti...

  • Settlement (Video)

    Who needs court anyway?

  • Process Server (Video)

    Someone has to be the messenger

  • Deficiency Judgment (Video)

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

  • Rule 1.210 Parties

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

  • Student Loan Debt (Video)

    For most of us, that degree isn't free.

  • How to Write an Appellate Brief (Video)

    A debriefing on briefing.

  • Bankruptcy (Video)

    It's a beginning as much as an end

  • Rule 1.090 Time

    Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Civil Court Due Dates

  • Default Judgment (Video)

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

  • Bitten by Dog (Infographic)

    Pomeranian or Doberman, this is how to bite back (...

  • Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (Video)

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

  • Rule 1.351 Production of Documents and Things Without Deposition

    For getting something from someone outside the cas...

  • Rule 1.250 Misjoinder and Nonjoinder of Parties

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

  • Tenant Missed Rent Payment (Infographic)

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

  • Recusal of a Judge (Video)

    There goes the Judge!

  • Tenancy by the Entirety (Video)

    If you’re a tenant by the entirety, who is your la...

  • Legalese (Infographic)

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

  • Rule 12.012 Minimization of Sensitive Information

    Keep personal info personal. Even in court.

  • Rule 12.070 Process

    Like a recipe, the right steps must be followed

  • Rule 12.410 Subpoena

    Getting the witness you need on the stand

  • How To Act In Court (Video)

    And we're not talking about performing a monologue

  • Requests for Admission (Video)

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

  • Pleadings (Video)

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

  • Rule 1.150 Sham Pleadings

    We all get shammed sometimes (pet rock, anyone?)

  • Writ of Garnishment (Video)

    When what you owe comes out of what you make.

  • Tipsy Coachman (Video)

    Odd figure of speech but valid legal precedent. Le...

  • Suing for Dog Bite (Video)

    Surprisingly, a more popular type of case than ham...

  • Statutes of Limitations (Video)

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

  • Rule 1.010 Scope, Purpose and Title

    The what, what and what of Civil Procedure

  • Rule 12.150 Sham Pleadings

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

  • What To Wear To Court (Video)

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

  • Guardianship (Video)

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

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

    Keep Calm and Do Things Electronically

  • Rule 1.040 One Form of Action

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

  • Landlord/Tenant (Infographic)

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

  • Oral Arguments (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.250 Misjoinder and Nonjoinder of Parties

    Trim the fat or bulk up, party-wise

  • LGBT Rights (Video)

    See how the law is progressing along with society

  • Automatic Stay (Video)

    It's what keeps creditors at bay.

  • Small Claims Court (Video)

    Learn about the types of cases you see on daytime ...

  • Rule 1.050 When Action Commenced

    Things have to start somewhere. Just ask the Big B...

  • Interrogatories (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.230 Interventions

    Not the kind Uncle Dave needs

  • Florida Law: The Truth About Verbal Acts

    The determination whether a statement should ...

  • Child Custody (Infographic)

    Nothing is more important than family, especially ...

  • Notice of Hearing (Video)

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

  • Mediation and Arbitration (Video)

    Nothing wrong with having a voice of reason around

  • Judgment to Pay Money (Infographic)

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

  • HOA Disputes (Infographic)

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

  • Affirmative Defenses (Video)

    A legitimate excuse for actions (unlike a dog eati...

  • Bankruptcy (Infographic)

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

  • Rule 12.491 Child Support Enforcement

    Tough situation made tougher by unpreparedness

  • Preparing to Testify (Video)

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

  • Requests for Production (Video)

    How to get what your case needs from the opposing ...

  • Court Reporters (Video)

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

  • Consumer Fraud (Infographic)

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

  • Vacating an Order (Video)

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

  • Foreclosure (Infographic)

    Your home is your castle. Defend it.

  • Rule 1.285 Inadvertent Disclosure of Privileged Materials

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

  • Rule 1.110 General Rules of Pleading

    Overview of pleading (NOT the begging-your-ex-for-...

  • Summary Judgment (Video)

    Sometimes a trial is just unnecessary.

  • Florida Law: Challenges to Administrative Orders

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

  • Employment (Infographic)

    Your comprehensive resource for anything workplace...

  • Interlocutory Appeals (Video)

    How to get a head start on a second chance.

  • Roles of Judge and Jury (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.025 Applicability of Rules of Judicial Administration

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

  • Kozel Hearing (Video)

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

  • Rule 1.120 Pleading Special Matters

    There's always exceptional circumstances

  • Trademark and Intellectual Property (Infographic)

    Creativity and innovation need protection.