Latest News for: Florida settlement


More people have died around Florida Power & Light’s lines than any other Florida utility

Tampa Bay Times 17 Jun 2021
People are electrocuted at a higher rate in Florida Power & Light’s service area than almost any other electricity provider in the state, a Tampa Bay Times analysis found ... In one instance, Florida Power & Light went after one of its main contractors, Lewis Tree, for settlement costs after someone died.

Endicott Reardon Family Museum Talk and Tea

Atlantic City 17 Jun 2021
Submitted by Rev. Cricket Denton Brennan. The Endicott Reardon Family Museum is nestled off of Route 9 in Seaville. Walking in through the doors is like taking a step back in time ... Hours of operation are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m ... Augustine, Florida (the oldest continuous settlement in the U.S.), by Antoinette Libro Braca ... Aug ... 2.

Device Makers Have Funneled Billions to Orthopedic Surgeons Who Use Their Products

The Lufkin News 17 Jun 2021
Joseph Wooten, a former Chin patient and Florida power company employee, alleged in a 2014 lawsuit in Broward County Circuit Court that Chin had 15 previous malpractice claims that had ended in more than $8 million in settlements, an assertion Chin’s lawyers disputed ... Details of the settlements are confidential.

Researchers in Florida have discovered evidence of the long-lost Native American settlement of Sarabay that's ...

The Daily Mail 14 Jun 2021
Researchers in northern Florida believe they've uncovered the remains of a long lost Native American settlement last reported on in the 16th century ... Archaelogists in northern Florida believe they've found evidence of the 'lost' Mocama city of Sarabay, first encountered by Europeans in 1562.

Is There No Fix For No-Fault Insurance? Florida Faces A Tough Choice

Waco Tribune-Herald 14 Jun 2021
Florida is one of the wafflers ... When fraud persisted—aided by lawyers, doctors and auto glass contractors—Florida became one of the least affordable states for car insurance ... “Florida’s ‘no-fault’ auto insurance system is a mess, an incubator for fraud and abuse that serves neither ratepayers nor injured motorists,” the editorial board says.

Volusia Democrats reverse December election, re-anoint Jewel Dickson as chair

Daytona Beach News-Journal 14 Jun 2021
Dickson and two other Democrats, Joyce Cusack and Joan Lane, filed an appeal to the Florida Democratic Party Judicial Council in January. That appeal led to a negotiated settlement in which Thripp agreed to hand the gavel back to Dickson.

Black man, 47, whose arm was broken when Georgia police mistakenly arrested him is offered ...

The Daily Mail 11 Jun 2021
A spokeswoman for Valdosta City Hall, Ashlyn Johnson, confirmed the settlement offer on Friday. In addition to the $350,000 settlement, the city - which is in south Georgia just north of the Florida state line - has also created a citizen review board to help oversee local police and make policy recommendations.

11th Circuit upholds common benefit award in Fla. drywall settlement

Reuters 10 Jun 2021
Class counsel in multidistrict litigation over allegedly defective Chinese drywall are entitled to a 45% common-benefit award of the fees collected by a separate group of law firms who negotiated settlements for about 500 plaintiffs in Florida, a federal appeals court has ruled ... For Florida settlement plaintiffs' counsel.

Archaeologists uncover lost Indigenous NE Florida settlement of Sarabay

Heritage Daily 09 Jun 2021
he University of North Florida archaeology team is now fairly confident they have located the lost Indigenous northeast Florida community of Sarabay, a settlement mentioned in both French and Spanish documents dating to the 1560s but had not been discovered until now ... University of North Florida.

Archaeology uncovering lost Indigenous NE Florida settlement of Sarabay

Science Daily 09 Jun 2021
Archaeology team is now fairly confident they have ...

Uncovering the lost Indigenous settlement of Sarabay in Florida

Phys Dot Org 08 Jun 2021
The University of North Florida archaeology team is now fairly confident they have located the lost Indigenous northeast Florida community of Sarabay, a settlement mentioned in both French and Spanish documents dating to the 1560s but had not been discovered until now ... Sleuth finds a lost Spanish settlement in Florida Panhandle.

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Sunnyside Daily Sun 08 Jun 2021
3.20-cv-01037-TJC-MCR (the "Settlement") ... ET, in Courtroom 10D at the Bryan Simpson United States Courthouse, 300 North Hogan Street, Jacksonville, Florida 32202, to consider whether to approve the Settlement, Class Counsel's attorneys' fees and expenses, and a Class Representative service award, if any.

AAA: Florida Drivers May See Higher Gas Prices This Week

CBS Sports 07 Jun 2021
TAMPA (CBSMiami) — Florida drivers may be seeing higher prices at the gas pumps this week.  Florida gas prices face upward pressure, after optimism about rising global fuel demand sent crude oil prices to multi-year highs ... The price for US crude (WTI) settled at $69.62 per barrel on Friday, the highest daily settlement since October 2018.

Birding Today: Swamp ecology important to retain valued plants, other denizens essential to survival

Muskogee Phoenix 05 Jun 2021
Nearly three years ago, writer was thrilled to have gone to Florida to be able to bird ... Florida’s wetlands have always been known to be obstinate since our country was under settlement, and many wonderful animals were lost due this interference, like the Dusky Seaside Sparrow.

Law Firm That Advised Quiros on EB-5 Projects to Pay $32.5 Million Settlement

Seven Days 05 Jun 2021
Michael Goldberg, the receiver, filed the settlement agreement with the firm Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp Friday in U.S. District Court in Southern Florida.