When you are involved in an auto accident, it is very difficult to think clearly. When you have been severely injured, decisions could be made by others that will ultimately affect the outcome of said accident, but if you are able to walk and move around ,there are some things you should do in […]
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Local Beauty From Your Local Attorney
One of the important things that sets the lawfirm of Rooney and Rooney apart from the firms you see on TV is that we are local. We live and work right here in the Treasure Coast. When you schedule your free initial consultation with Rooney and Rooney, you will meet with an attorney who has […]
Five things to think about when considering a divorce Why did you get married in the first place? Did you get married out of love, money, or convenience? There are unlimited reasons as to why couples get married, but if you have ever felt that you “settled” for the person you married, try to […]
The Perfect Gift for Father’s Day!
Unfortunately, what many fathers fail to realize in Florida is that if they have had a child out of wedlock, they have no rights to see that child without obtaining a court order, however, they are obligated to pay child support even if they do not have any time-sharing with the child. This usually results […]
Legislative News: Changes to Personal Injury Protection (PIP) Insurance Coverage
Since 1972, Florida law required that all drivers carry basic personal injury protection (PIP) insurance. PIP provides $10,000 to cover medical bills and lost wages after an accident regardless of who was at fault. The following new conditions now apply to PIP policies and will become effective on July 1, 2012 (medical changes effective January […]
What Happens When My Prescription is Wrong?
In light of it being Prescription Error Education and Awareness Week, this week’s blog post will focus on that topic. There are many reasons for prescription errors, and while none of them excuse the event, there are steps that you, as a consumer, can take to minimize these occurrences. Be sure to write down the […]
What is a Post-Nuptial Agreement? A post-nuptial agreement is an agreement that may be signed by a couple when want to remain married, but make provisions for some or all of their assets. The couple decides how they will divide their assets and income. This can include any asset – a house, income, business or […]
“Advice is a dangerous gift, even from the wise to the wise, and all courses may run ill.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring It is imperative to be discerning when looking for advice these days. Sites like Google, WebMD, and the internet in general have given rise to people self-diagnosing problems they should not. […]
In honor of June being national safety month, here are some tips to help you be safe in the unfortunate event of an auto accident. Safety tips for after an auto accident. 1) Keep calm. 2) Move your car to the side of the road, if it is possible. 3) Turn off the engine and […]