No Severance Pay for 31,000 Toys “R” Us Employees

No Severance Pay for 31,000 Toys “R” Us Employees Toys “R” Us was once the unrivaled mega toy store in the days before the internet. Now, 70 years after its founding, it is liquidating nearly 400 of its locations. 31,000 employees will be let go without severance pay. Toys “R” Us filed for Chapter 11…

Snowbirds to blame for auto accidents?

Snowbirds to blame for auto accidents? Every year, during the months of October through April, the warm South Florida climate provides refuge for snowbirds. But as people head south for winter, there’s one thing we can be sure of: more auto accidents. According to figures from the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles,…

The Ticktin Minute October 16, 2017 – What Constitutes an Employee for Employment Law Legal Matters

What Constitutes an Employee for Employment Law Legal Matters Employment law encompasses the many protections an individual has in the workplace (or even during the interview process). There are a few categories of employment practices that are considered protected classes and given the highest priority in the courts. The protected classifications include age, race, religion,…

Personal Injury and Subrogation

One of the more complex areas of Personal Injury Law is the concept of subrogation. Don’t know what that is? No need to sweat. Subrogation is a term not well known to those outside of the insurance industry, however, it is important to know. Especially for those with a personal injury claim. What Is Subrogation And How…

Four Elements of a Successful Products Liability Negligence Claim

Businesses and individuals have a legal responsibility to make and market safe and effective products when used as intended. However, defectively designed or manufactured products (or the company’s failure to warn of known defects) often result in personal injuries. This can apply to exploding vape pens, collapsing ladders, leaking breast implants, exploding tires, malfunctioning airbags…

The Ticktin Minute November 7, 2016 – Fundamentals of Personal Injury Protection (“PIP”) Coverage

The biggest concern after an accident for most people is medical bills. Every person who owns a vehicle in Florida must have Personal Injury Protection (“PIP”) on their insurance policy. PIP is the required coverage that pays your medical expenses after an accident. In Florida, every person’s own insurance company pay for their medical expenses…

Motion to Dismiss Denied by Federal Court in Defamation and Libel Case!

This week the Southern District Federal Court ruled in favor of The Ticktin Law Group in a federal defamation lawsuit. Specifically, the South District Federal Court denied a national television network’s Motion to Dismiss our pending lawsuit. In our lawsuit, are alleging that the TV network and its producers defamed and slandered our clients. Defamation is…

Attorney Grant J. Skolnick Has Joined Our Firm

The Ticktin Law Group is proud to announce that Attorney Grant J. Skolnick has joined our firm as the Director of the Firm’s Personal Injury Department. Grant graduated with honors from the University of Florida for his undergraduate studies. For law school, Grant attended Nova Southeastern University, where he received the Insurance Law and Products…

Attorney Julius Adams Has Joined Our Firm

The Ticktin Law Group is proud to announce that Attorney Julius Adams has joined our firm. Julius Adams is a licensed Florida attorney, now working out of our Tampa Office. His practice areas include personal injury, mortgage foreclosure defense, family law, and general civil litigation. Julius has always had a strong interest in helping people…