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What is Mortgage Modification?

Falling behind on mortgage payments is more common than you might think. Many homeowners around the country fall behind each year and could be on their way to foreclosure without some sort of permanent assistance. If you find yourself in a similar situation, you may be eligible to modify your mortgage. With mortgage modification, you… View Article

The Different Types of Alimony in Florida

Couples who are considering a divorce in Florida need to be aware of the different options for spousal support, and should know how the state determines those payments. Legislation threatens to change regularly, but until it does, anybody going through a divorce should be aware of the different types of alimony offered in Florida: Temporary… View Article

The Most Effective Sinkhole Attorneys Around

Sinkholes can spring up from seemingly nowhere and leave homes and property devastated, while the property owners are left to pick up the pieces and fight with insurance companies for compensation. At the BCN Law Firm, we have an extensive record of helping policy holders get all that their insurance policies entitle them to. If… View Article

Repercussions of a Second DUI

As if getting a single DUI wasn’t enough of an issue, repeat offenders in Florida face serious consequences. The penalties associated with a second DUI offense typically include fines, driver’s license suspension, impounding the vehicle used, and compulsory installment of an ignition interlock device. In Florida there is also mandatory jail time for people who… View Article

What to do if Your Homeowners Insurance Claim is Denied

Though it may feel like it initially, having a home insurance claim get denied is not the end of the world. Claim rejections are actually a common occurrence, and it doesn’t necessarily mean you’re out of options. Why do insurers deny claims? It may be shocking initially to receive a denial letter from your insurer,… View Article

3 Benefits of Mediation

Anybody involved in a lawsuit quickly discovers that the process can be more complex than initially thought. The idea of standing in front of a judge is enough to make most people feel uneasy, but fortunately, the majority of cases are settled before getting to court through a process called mediation. Having a mediation attorney… View Article

When to Hire a HOA Attorney

If you’ve been cited or fined by your homeowners’ association or your HOA has filed a lawsuit against you, contacting a HOA attorney can be a smart move. Being in a dispute with your HOA is never a pleasant time, but unfortunately it is quite common. An experienced HOA attorney is knowledgeable about all relevant… View Article

What is a Class Action Lawsuit?

A class action lawsuit is a situation in which a large number of people who have been affected either by a defective product, service, or who have been injured sue one or several people, corporations or other entities. The group of people – referred to as the “class” – alleges that the defendant is responsible… View Article

Steps to Take During Foreclosure

Are you facing foreclosure? It can be a trying time, but don’t panic. There are steps you can take to save your home or to lessen the blow of losing it. Of the millions of foreclosure notices sent out each year, only one in three results in an actual foreclosure. Many homeowners are able to… View Article

4 Ways That a Motorcycle Accident Legally Differs From a Car Crash

Many motorcycle riders who are involved in an accident fear that their situations will be handled the same way a car accident would be, however, this isn’t the case. Though motorcycles and cars share the same roads, the fact of the matter is that insurance companies and juries both view motorcycle accidents in a very… View Article