Consumer Fraud

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  • Summary Judgment (Video)

    Sometimes a trial is just unnecessary.

  • Trial (Video)

    What to expect from the arena of justice.

  • Rule 1.350 Requests for Production

    Yes, you CAN ask your opponent to give you things

  • Rule 1.130 Attaching Cause of Action and Exhibits

    What to include with your complaint

  • Rule 1.210 Parties

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

  • Florida Statute of Limitations (Infographic)

    More formal way of saying "don't dilly-dally!"

  • Immigration (Infographic)

    Legal know-how is your trump card to successful im...

  • Tenancy by the Entirety (Video)

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

  • Notice of Hearing (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.012 Minimization of Sensitive Information

    Keep personal info personal. Even in court.

  • LGBT Adoption Rights (Video)

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

  • Rule 1.351 Production of Documents and Things Without Deposition

    For getting something from someone outside the cas...

  • Rule 1.410 Subpoena

    Not just classic courtroom drama shorthand.

  • Wage Garnishment (Infographic)

    See if you can protect your paycheck

  • Difference between Criminal and Civil Cases (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.491 Child Support Enforcement

    Tough situation made tougher by unpreparedness

  • Tipsy Coachman (Video)

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

  • Food Poisoning (Infographic)

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

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

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

  • Roles of Judge and Jury (Video)

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

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

    You mean we CAN go back and change the past?

  • Landlord Rights (Video)

    Even a lord needs legal help sometimes.

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

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

  • Documents Needed for Bankruptcy (Video)

    Relief is coming. First step though: the right pap...

  • Landlord Refuses to Return Security Deposit (Infographic)

    Someone forget the actual definition of "deposit?"

  • Bankruptcy (Infographic)

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

  • Rule 1.100 Pleadings and Motions

    Two fundamental court actions

  • Guardianship (Infographic)

    When a child or adult needs that trustworthy someo...

  • Rule 1.120 Pleading Special Matters

    There's always exceptional circumstances

  • Rule 1.310 Depositions Upon Oral Examination

    Learn the meaning of that word you always hear on ...

  • Requests for Admission (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.090 Rules for Counting Time

    It's NOT as simple as 1,2,3

  • Rule 12.260 Survivor; Substitution of Parties

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

  • Rule 1.040 One Form of Action

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

  • Suing for Dog Bite (Video)

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

  • Domestic Violence Injunctions (Video)

    What to do about violence at home.

  • Res Judicata (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.271 Confidentiality of Related Family Hearings

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

  • Rule 12.285 Mandatory Disclosure

    Summarizing your money situation for the court

  • Rule 12.190 Amended and Supplemental Pleadings

    There's a reason pencils have erasers

  • Settlement (Video)

    Who needs court anyway?

  • What To Wear To Court (Video)

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

  • Interlocutory Appeals (Video)

    How to get a head start on a second chance.

  • Tenant Missed Rent Payment (Infographic)

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

  • Rule 12.120 Pleading Special Matters

    For when extraordinary circumstances strike.

  • Tenant Rights (Video)

    Seize justice, renters of the world!

  • Rule 1.285 Inadvertent Disclosure of Privileged Materials

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

  • Interrogatories (Video)

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

  • Mediation and Arbitration (Video)

    Nothing wrong with having a voice of reason around

  • Oral Arguments (Video)

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

  • Writ of Garnishment (Video)

    When what you owe comes out of what you make.

  • Entering Court (Video)

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

  • Rule 1.110 General Rules of Pleading

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

  • Motions for Sanctions (Video)

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

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

    Getting justice done has to start somewhere

  • Rebuilding Credit After Bankruptcy (Video)

    Bankruptcy is a beginning, not an end.

  • Court Reporters (Video)

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

  • Florida Law: The Truth About Verbal Acts

    The determination whether a statement should ...

  • General Magistrate (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.250 Misjoinder and Nonjoinder of Parties

    Trim the fat or bulk up, party-wise

  • Employment (Infographic)

    Your comprehensive resource for anything workplace...

  • Precedent and Stare Decisis (Infographic)

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

  • Deficiency Judgment (Video)

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

  • Requests for Production (Video)

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

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

    How to get the ball rolling in the Sunshine State

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

    Keep Calm and Do Things Electronically

  • Slip and Fall (Video)

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

  • Rule 12.410 Subpoena

    Getting the witness you need on the stand

  • 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

  • Rule 12.350 Requests for Production of Documents

    Sometimes you need stuff. Sometimes your opponent ...

  • Courtroom Players (Video)

    All the world's a stage, including the courtroom

  • Trademark and Intellectual Property (Infographic)

    Creativity and innovation need protection.

  • Dependency Court (Video)

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

  • Recusal of a Judge (Video)

    There goes the Judge!

  • Judgment to Pay Money (Infographic)

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

  • Rule 12.100 Pleadings and Motions

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

  • Hostile Work Environment (Video)

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

  • Power of Attorney (Video)

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