Shoplifting can carry a wide range of criminal penalties, including fines, probation, jail time and even driver’s license suspension. Most shoplifting crimes are various degrees of misdemeanors. The level of charge is dependent largely on the value of the merchandise...
Month: March 2021
The dangers of trucker fatigue
With the rise in online shopping over the past decade, it seems as if more truckers than ever are under the gun to get their cargo to their Florida destination on time. Even though there are federal rules that try to limit the duration of truck drivers' shifts, it...
How do investment accounts get split when a married couple divorces?
One of the worst parts of a divorce is dividing the property, especially if you have valuable assets like collectibles, jewelry and multiple properties. You may find it particularly troubling if you have a valuable assets like an investment account, though. You'll...
What to expect with an ignition interlock device
Florida motorists convicted of driving under the influence may have to use a court-ordered ignition interlock device. An IID integrates with the vehicle and requires a breath test before the driver can start the engine. Review the facts about the Florida IID program...
What steps can motorists take to avoid striking pedestrians?
Countless motorists end up striking pedestrians every year, whether it's in a parking lot, as they walk along the shoulder of the road, cross the street or engage in any number of activities. Pedestrians who are fortunate enough to survive these accidents may suffer...