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A Review of New Laws Signed In by Gov. Scott

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This show will give you an idea of what our Fl State Legislature has been up to during its most recent session and what our Governor has passed into law.

Governor Scott Again Vetoes Alimony Reform Bill

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Alimony has been a contentious subject in Florida for a number of years and the legislature has made several attempts to change the current alimony statute. Three years ago, Governor Scott vetoed a proposed alimony reform bill because it would apply retroactively.

Case Study: Statute of Limitations as Applied to Foreclosure Actions

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This week’s topic: A look into two cases dealing with the statute of limitations as applied to foreclosure actions.

Gov. Scott Vetoes Proposed Alimony Legislature

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This week’s topic: Sherri discusses the reasons why Gov. Scott vetoed the alimony and child support legislature that was approved by the house and state senate.

Proposed Alimony Bill on the Desk of Gov. Scott

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This week’s topic: A review of the proposed alimony bill, legislature that both the house and senate have passed now sits on the desk of Gov. Scott.

Florida Legislature Update: Medical Marijuana Approved; New Restrictions on Abortion Clinics

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Sherri DeWitt takes time to break down the recent happenings with the Florida State Legislative sessions. With sixty eight new bills signed into Florida law, there is a lot to discuss. Sherri takes time to break down two controversial bills signed in by Govenor Rick Scott: 1) medical marijuana is now legal in the state of Florida and 2) House Bill 1411 which puts new restrictions and regulations on abortion clinics.

Cases in the News: Personal Injury and Slip & Fall

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Sherri takes some time at the beginning of the show to give the listeners a follow up on the proposed alimony laws in the state of Florida. She then moves on to discuss recent cases in the news regarding personal injury law. Specifically, Sherri DeWitt discusses slip and fall cases.

Determining Alimony in the State of Florida

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In Florida, there is no mathematical calculation for determining alimony. Alimony is based on the requesting party’s need and the other party’s ability to pay.

How does a change in income affect my alimony payments?

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A common question is whether a change in income will affect alimony payments. The short answer is maybe.

The Aftermath of Justice Scalia’s Death

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This week’s topic: Sherri DeWitt speaks about what will happen in the Supreme Court and future decisions during the election year.

DeWitt Law Legal Resources

scott A Review of New Laws Signed In by Gov. Scott

This show will give you an idea of what our Fl State Legislature has been up to during its most recent session and what our Governor has passed into law.

scott Governor Scott Again Vetoes Alimony Reform Bill

Alimony has been a contentious subject in Florida for a number of years and the legislature has made several attempts to change the current alimony statute. Three years ago, Governor Scott vetoed a proposed alimony reform bill because it would apply retroactively.

bigstock-Real-Estate-Lender-Home-Forecl-3098313 Case Study: Statute of Limitations as Applied to Foreclosure Actions

This week’s topic: A look into two cases dealing with the statute of limitations as applied to foreclosure actions.

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