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Recognizing Our Role Models

I am reminded daily of the importance of positive role models in my life.  Growing up, I was not an angel.  I had a penchant for mischief, and enjoyed pushing buttons and boundaries.  Fortunately, I had many positive role models that I respected, and did not want to...

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Maria Ortiz Joins Lincoln Derr’s Legal Team

Maria believes in sheer grit, knowledge and determination. Armed with a strong belief in the Rule of Law and fighting for what’s right, Maria is dedicated to protecting her clients and their rights. Maria is a native of South Florida, having earned her undergraduate...

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Jeremy Sugg Joins Lincoln Derr’s Legal Team

Jeremy joins the firm with over seven years of experience defending individuals, small businesses, and national corporations in matters ranging from workers’ compensation and personal injury matters to defamation and products liability claims. Jeremy graduated cum...

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Document Management Success Story

Lincoln Derr partnered with DocMoto approximately two years ago to provide document and email management services. We were looking for a long term solution to our document management challenges and found the perfect fit with DocMoto. As we have grown and our needs...

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Trial by Nature #2 – Display Matters

The phrase “odd bird” doesn’t come close to describing this creature. Found in the rainforest of New Guinea, the superb bird-of-paradise looks like a little black bird most of the time. However, during mating season, the male bird goes all out to find a mate.

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Text Messaging and Patient Care Orders

Reversing Course: Secure Text Messaging Is No Longer Permitted to Transmit Patient Care Orders In college football, ESPN analyst Lee Corso coined the phrase “Not so fast, my friend” to foreshadow his disagreement with an on-set colleague. Often, Corso introduces the...

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A Rare Find

The most valuable pearls occur spontaneously in nature and are extremely rare. In fact, they are so rare that cultivated pearls are the industry standard for creation and distribution of pearls worldwide. These highly valued natural pearls are the origin of the...

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Statute of Repose – the “Last Act”

Court of Appeals’ Recent Decision In Head v. Gould Killian CPA Grp., P.A. Expands an Accountant’s Liability Exposure in Malpractice Actions On December 20, 2016, the Court of Appeals addressed an important question in professional negligence cases—what act constitutes...

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Trial By Nature – Introduction

Smart trial lawyers are well-versed in the laws of man. Brilliancy in the courtroom demands appreciation of the laws of man and the rules of Mother Nature. Over the years, I’ve collected a few examples of Mother Nature’s lessons worthy of courtroom consideration.

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