Texting and Driving Is Now Illegal in the State of Florida

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With beaches, restaurants, gyms, and more open for business after weeks of state-mandated shutdowns, more Floridians are getting behind the wheel again to drive to these destinations. That makes now a good time to remind everyone of new enforcements around the Wireless Communications While Driving Law that went into effect on January 1, 2020, and … Read More

Se Habla Español – West Palm Beach Personal Injury Lawyers

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We know that hiring a lawyer after an accident can be difficult. And if your primary language is Spanish, it’s critical to hire a firm who can speak Spanish to answer your personal injury case questions (Se Habla Español!). Here are the ways our Spanish-speaking team can help you with your legal case: Communication: The … Read More

Medical Malpractice Lawsuit – Advice for Doctors

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In an article for The Ledger, Ted Babbitt, Babbitt & Johnson senior partner and award-winning Florida personal injury attorney, offers advice to doctors who find themselves in a medical malpractice lawsuit. The close bond between patient and doctor has been diminished or disappeared with the advent of urbanization and specialization. In some specialties, only sporadic … Read More

How We are Continuing to Handle Current and Prospective Cases During COVID-19

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While our work environments have changed due to the Coronavirus, our commitment to fighting for victim’s rights remains the same. We invite you to contact us to book a free consultation where you can speak with one of our attorneys and get your questions answered. We will give you an honest assessment of your case … Read More

Florida’s Comparative Negligence Law

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In an article for the Lakeland, Fl Ledger, Ted Babbitt, Babbitt & Johnson senior partner and award-winning Florida personal injury attorney, explains Florida’s comparative negligence law. What is comparative negligence law? Comparative negligence law means that after a car accident, the insurance company for the adverse driver can claim there should be a reduction of … Read More

Affirmative Defenses in Cases of Negligence

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In an article for the Palm Beach Post, Florida personal injury attorney, Theodore Babbitt, discusses defenses in negligence actions. It is important for lawyers who handle personal injury cases to be aware of all defenses that can be raised by a defendant. The defendant can allege a number of “affirmative defenses”: Comparative Negligence: “…the jury … Read More