Deposition Leads to Case Dismissal for Attorney Vater

Recently, Attorney Michael Vater represented a client that was being wrongfully sued for breach of contract. In this particular case, Attorney Vater determined that in order to best defend the claim, it would be necessary to depose one of the employees of the company suing his client. This employee was located in the State of…

Vater Named Back to Back Rising Star Super Lawyers Winner

The Ticktin Law Group is pleased to announce that Michael Vater, a partner in the firm’s Deerfield Beach office has once again been named Florida Super Lawyers’ Rising Star for the year 2020. This is the second straight year that Michael has been named a Super Lawyer’s Rising Star in the field of business litigation.

The Entertainment World loses a Film and Legal Legend

The entertainment world mourned the death of one of the last surviving stars of Hollywood’s Golden Age the weekend of July 25, 2020. Olivia de Havilland who starred in Gone with the Wind and had an over 50 year career both on the big and small screen passed away at the age of 104. Ms. De Havilland was not just an actress, she also was a trail blazer in the law.

Honoring Veterans Day

Today’s the day we honor and celebrate the sacrifice and bravery of all our veterans. Veterans Day was originally a U.S. holiday that honored the end of World War I – on November 11, 1918. The Ticktin Law Group Honors Veterans At The Ticktin Law Group, we honor our veterans every day, and we have…

Five April Fools’ Day Pranks that Never Should Have Happened

Bad April Fools’ Pranks: all fun and games until there’s a lawsuit, firing, or death. April Foolers, this is your warning. While hilarious in your mind, even the most well-thought-out prank can backfire. Bad April Fools’ Day pranks happen every year and some pranksters always go a little too far. Instead of laughter, their joke…

The Ticktin Minute January 29, 2018 – The Best Car Insurance Companies

The Best Car Insurance Companies The difference in car insurance insurance premiums between the best and worst insurance companies  deters some from obtaining quality insurance; however, over time, the cheaper car insurance may actually cost you much more. Let’s say, on average, a really good insurance company may cost an additional $40 per month or…

The Ticktin Minute January 22, 2018 – Which Car Insurance Companies to Avoid

Which Car Insurance Companies to Avoid Insurance is big business; especially in South Florida. Obviously, there are no non-profit car insurance companies; however, some car insurance companies are more worried about profiting than providing quality service to their customers. There are several insurance companies in South Florida where this is especially true. People must be…

The Ticktin Minute January 15, 2018 – How to determine the Requisite Pay for a Worker with Disabilities Under Section 14(c) of the Fair Labor Standards Act

How to determine the Requisite Pay for a Worker with Disabilities Under Section 14(c) of the Fair Labor Standards Act The Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) protects individuals who have a disability, however, the employer may, in some cases, pay less than minimum wage without being in violation with the ADA law or the Fair…