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Chrissie Cole

Slip and Fall Law Up For Debate In Florida

Several Florida businesses claim the amount of slip-and-fall cases they are defending has risen dramatically since a 2001 Supreme Court ruling.

Florida’s high court ruled a person…

Evan Rosen

Rosen & Rosen Obtains $682,000 Verdict Against Bloomingdale's

Following a four day Jury trial, Ronald Rosen, Evan Rosen and Helen Farber, while representing their client received a jury verdict in excess of $682,733 on a trip and fall case. Our client, an employee of Finlay Fine Jewelers, which leases counter space from the Bloomingdales in the Boca Town Center Mall, fell over a cart in the department store’s storage room when the motion-sensor lights…

Shannon Weidemann

Toddler in Michigan Suffers Dog Bite

A mixed breed dog bit a 14-month-old boy in Jackson, Michigan last week. The victim was at his grandmother’s house when her dog may have tried to get a chip the toddler was eating. The dog bite was on his face. The victim was taken to Foote Hospital, then transported to the University of Michigan Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Heins said. The boy was released from the hospital Monday and is…

Shannon Weidemann

Boone Teenager Bit By Dog

A teenager was trying to retrieve his dog when he was bit by another dog. He believed it to be a pitbull but the owner took off with her dog before he could get any information from her.A 15-year-old Boone boy had 24 hours to track down the owner of a dog that bit him, in order to avoid a series of painful shots. Within minutes of his story airing on Channel 13, someone located the dog. It was…

Evan Rosen

Salmonella found in Peter Pan Peanut Butter

Con Agra Foods has recalled Peter Pan and Great Value peanut butter last week that was made at its plant in Slyvester, GA. The peanut butter made at that plant has been linked to salmonella poisning in almost 300 people. They have now recalled the peanut butter saying it will cost between $50 and $60 million dollars.The company said the recall cost of 6 cents to 8 cents a share will drag its…

Evan Rosen

Helen Farber – Personal Injury Lawyer

Achievements:American Bar Association The Florida Bar Broward County Trial Lawyers Association Fluent in Greek Education:University of Miami, Miami, FLJuris Doctor, May 2000, Cum Laude Merit Scholarship, Dean’s List Adelphi University, Garden City, NYBachelor of Arts, May 1995, Magna Cum Laude Major: Psychology, Minor: Art History

Evan Rosen

Diana Castrillon – Personal Injury Lawyer

Achievements: Fluent in Spanish Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaAcademy of Florida Trial LawyersAmerican Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionFlorida Association of Hispanic AttorneysBroward County Hispanic Bar AssociationBroward County Trial Lawyers AssociationFlorida Workers’ AdvocatesILSA Journal of International and Comparative LawSenior Staff Member, 1999, 2000 Goodwin Fellowship…

Evan Rosen

Ronald Rosen – Personal Injury Expert

RONALD ROSEN – A Civil Trial Specialist AV Rated: the highest rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory reserved for a select group of attorneys with the very highest standards of legal expertise and professional reputation. Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer: In addition to passing a difficult exam, recommendations by four attorneys and at least one judge are required. Selected and…

Staff Writer

Arkansas Woman Files Dog Bite Lawsuit

A woman who was attacked by a pit bull last December has filed a dog bite lawsuit against the dog’s owner. Lynetta Jones was walking to check her mail when she saw Paul Watson’s daughter walking his dog. The pit bull broke free from the girl and attacked Jones – biting her on the arm and yanking her from side to side until a good samaritan driving by stopped to help her.Watson knew the dog was…

Staff Writer

Alaska Woman Loses Slip and Fall Lawsuit

A Fairbanks jury has ruled against a woman seeking $400,000 after she broke her leg in an icy parking lot while on her way to a hockey game. The woman’s attorney was seeking compensation for medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages and future lost wages.Attorneys for the defense argued that the arena’s management company had taken the proper precautions by spreading gravel in the parking…