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March 20, 2019

Orlando auto body repairman looks over motorcycle for lemon law claim. When you purchase a new or used motorcycle, you do so in good faith that the bike runs as it’s designed to and is up to date with all warranties for its parts. Florida’s landscape and ocean views make our Sunshine State a hotspot for motorcycle enthusiasts, residents and tourists alike. Consumers who’ve recently bought a motorcycle may find that the bike has significant...

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March 19, 2019

Construction Worker in Orlando falls from ladder and files workers comp claimConstruction site accidents lead to severe, and even fatal, injuries because of the nature of the industry. The heavy machinery, moving objects, and simultaneous projects create the perfect environment for construction site accidents and workers comp injuries. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has established strict regulations to cut...

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February 26, 2019

Elderly nursing home abuse victimMore than 40 million people aged 65 and older live in the United States and by 2030, senior citizens are expected to make up more than 20 percent of the country's population.

This means that more and more people will be placed in nursing homes. While many nursing homes treat their residents with dignity, nursing home abuse remains a significant problem impacting the elderly people living in these facilities:

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February 19, 2019

Nursing home abuse and neglect are rampant across the nation. You trust the nursing home staff or caregiver in charge of your loved one to provide an appropriate standard of care and sanitary conditions. Unfortunately, this may not be the case, which is why you need to visit often and watch for signs of physical, emotional, sexual, and financial abuse. Take the quiz below to see if you have a nursing home abuse and neglect case, and contact our Orlando attorneys. 

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January 31, 2019

International Society of Barristers Inducts Florida Attorney Melvin WrightOur personal injury attorney, Melvin B. Wright, has been inducted as a Fellow of the International Society of Barristers (ISOB). Mr. Wright has been voted Florida’s Legal Elite by Florida Trend Magazine and one of the SuperLawyers in the State of Florida by Law and Politics Magazine for more than a consecutive decade, but his induction into the ISOB is impressive in another...

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January 24, 2019

Buying or leasing a new vehicle is supposed to be an exciting time for any consumer, but sometimes the car or truck causes more trouble than it’s worth, which could mean you purchased a lemon. Learn more about what makes a car a lemon and Florida Lemon Law in the infographic below. 

Orlando lemon law attorneys outline what makes a car a lemon.

If you or someone you know purchased a car or truck with significant repair problems...

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January 16, 2019

Orlando woman in neck brace discusses personal injury case. Personal injury lawsuits encompass a wide range of incidents that lead to moderate to severe injuries or death due to the negligence or willful actions of someone else or a commercial entity. Our Orlando lawyers have tried and won settlements for a long list of victims, but some of the most common cases we take on include:

1. Slip and Fall Accidents

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January 03, 2019

Gifts sit in a pile full of defective products in Orlando. The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) keeps a close eye on children’s toys and products and lists product recalls as they occur. Sadly, the holiday season is when these products are distributed around the country as gifts and may not be removed from store shelves in a timely manner. Gift givers may consider choking hazards but...

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November 21, 2018

Elderly family members enjoy Thanksgiving dinner Thanksgiving and the rest of the holiday season are often filled with fun and laughter that involves the entire family. Some of your aging family members may be in assisted living centers or have at-home caregivers. You depend on the medical professionals in charge of your loved one’s care to treat them with the love and respect you do. Sadly, that’s not always the case. This is the time of year you see your...

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September 28, 2018

Melvin B. Wright Selected to Best Lawyers in America List | FLAt Colling Gilbert Wright & Carter, we work diligently to improve and maintain our excellent record and areas of expertise. One of our attorneys in Orlando, Melvin B. Wright, was recently selected for the 2018 Best Lawyers in America List. The annual list is configured using peer reviews from other lawyers in the area, and it’s always an honor to be chosen based...

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