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$1,000 Pinellas County High School Scholarship (2019)

By |2019-04-02T10:45:36-04:00January 24th, 2019|Categories: AUTO ACCIDENT LAW, AWARDS & ACCOLADES, City of St. Petersburg|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

In an effort to assist local Pinellas County High School Seniors and increase awareness of the dangers of auto accidents in Pinellas County, St Petersburg Personal Injury Attorneys McQuaid & Douglas are proud to announce they will be awarding a scholarship to one local High School Senior this spring. McQuaid & Douglas will select a High School Senior from Pinellas County, FL, to be awarded a $1,000 scholarship to help with tuition or other school-related costs. Applications for the scholarship can be printed and mailed or submitted on the website, where applicants must also upload a maximum 500-word essay that [...]

Have you been a Victim of Abuse by a Catholic Priest?

By |2018-10-22T16:35:30-04:00October 22nd, 2018|Categories: IN THE PRESS, PERSONAL INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , , |

Have you been a victim of abuse by a Catholic priest? This is the question that Florida’s Attorney General, Pam Bondi, has recently made headlines with. The Attorney General’s office has developed and launched a website which serves as a tip line called MyFloridaLegal.com/stopabuse. This tip line is directly focused on helping investigate and prosecute complaints of abuse at the hands of church representatives. While the tip line is not directly focused on the Catholic Church, Attorney General Bondi’s action comes on the heels of a Pennsylvania investigation which led to a Grand Jury indicting more than 300 Catholic priests. [...]

3 Tips to Help You Find the Right Attorney for the Job

By |2018-08-22T15:38:56-04:00June 20th, 2018|Categories: PERSONAL INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , |

If you’ve been in an accident, then you’ve experienced the whirlwind of police questioning, arguments with your insurance company, medical treatment and expenses, and legal proceedings. Without the right accident lawyer by your side, it can feel as though you’re spinning out of control. To help you in the event of any auto accidents, personal injury, or wrongful death, here are some tips to your find the right Attorney for the job Choose an Experienced Attorney A law firm can advertise that they have multiple attorneys who specialize in various legal fields, but it’s important that you find one that actually [...]

3 Factors that Help Determine Liability in a Property Injury Case

By |2018-08-21T13:34:45-04:00May 8th, 2018|Categories: PROPERTY INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , , , , |

Property owners have a responsibility to maintain a safe environment so that the people who come on their property are not at risk of injury. This is known as premises liability. There are a few ways the liability of a property injury case is determined, and here are three of them. Legal status of the visitor Sometimes, a property injury case has to consider the status of the visitor on the property. There are four labels that may apply: Invitee: An invitee is someone who is invited onto the property of another, like a customer in a store. The invitation typically [...]

When and Where to Get Treatment for Auto Accident Injuries

By |2018-08-22T15:32:03-04:00January 12th, 2017|Categories: AUTO ACCIDENT LAW, INSURANCE LAW, PERSONAL INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , , , , |

If you have been involved in a car accident or truck accident, you will often immediately feel the symptoms of your injuries. However, it is also entirely common for one’s adrenaline to mask the effects of the injuries until later in the evening or the next morning. Often, headaches, soreness and stiffness take a bit to “set in” and even though you may have refused treatment at the scene, you later realize that something is wrong. For purposes of your health and to avoid unnecessary objection from the insurance company, you must try to seek treatment as soon as possible. [...]