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First-Party Property Claims Defense
February 28, 2024
February 28, 2024

Florida Courts Diverge on Presumption of Prejudice and Late Notice

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage
January 24, 2024
January 24, 2024

What Is "Incurred Cost" in Insurance Policy? Florida Appeals Court Weighs in

Podcast
Workers' Compensation
December 11, 2023
December 11, 2023

Florida Workers' Compensation

Episode 25 of The Chartwell Chronicles

News
General Liability and Casualty Defense
Workers' Compensation
October 11, 2023
October 11, 2023

Chartwell Law Continues Expansion

Podcast
Insurance Coverage
Personal Injury Defense
October 2, 2023
October 2, 2023

Tort Reform

Episode 21 of The Chartwell Chronicles

Articles & Blogs
First-Party Property Claims Defense
September 28, 2023
September 28, 2023

Insurer’s Correspondence is Key to Determining Whether Appraisal is Warranted

First-Party Property

Articles & Blogs
First-Party Property Claims Defense
August 30, 2023
November 2, 2023

"Wear and Tear" is an "Act of Nature," According to Florida's Third DCA

News
Labor and Employment Law
Insurance Coverage
Workers' Compensation
Product Liability
Construction Liability and Construction Defect
August 18, 2023
August 18, 2023

Six Chartwell Law Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America© 2024, and Six Recognized by Best Lawyers® as Ones to Watch

Articles & Blogs
First-Party Property Claims Defense
July 28, 2023
November 2, 2023

Engineering Report is Not a “Cost to Repair or Replace” Under Insurance Policy

According to Fourth District Court of Appeals

Articles & Blogs
First-Party Property Claims Defense
July 11, 2023
December 26, 2023

An AOB Doesn’t Let You Get Away with Fraud, Florida’s 6th DCA Holds

Articles & Blogs
First-Party Property Claims Defense
June 26, 2023
November 2, 2023

Sixth District Court of Appeal Addresses the Scope of Appraisal

Articles & Blogs
First-Party Property Claims Defense
June 7, 2023
January 5, 2024

What is the Difference Between Replacement Cost Value (RCV) and Actual Cash Value (ACV)?

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage
June 1, 2023
December 26, 2023

Fourth District Court of Appeal Determines that Fla. Stat. § 627.70152’s Pre-Suit Notice Requirement Applies Retroactively, Suggesting an Implicit Circuit Split

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage
June 1, 2023
December 26, 2023

Florida’s Circuit Split on Expert Opinions Reveals a Decade-Long Divide

Articles & Blogs
First-Party Property Claims Defense
June 1, 2023
November 2, 2023

Florida's New Insurance Law and Potential Bad Faith Litigation

Articles & Blogs
First-Party Property Claims Defense
Insurance Coverage
May 16, 2023
December 26, 2023

Corporate Representative Testimony Deemed Hearsay by Florida Appellate Court

Articles & Blogs
Construction Liability and Construction Defect
General Liability and Casualty Defense
April 21, 2023
April 21, 2023

Chartwell Law's Outline of Florida Senate Bill 360

Articles & Blogs
General Liability and Casualty Defense
March 24, 2023
March 24, 2023

Chartwell Law's Outline of Florida House Bill 837

Governor DeSantis signs HB 837, further reforming the litigation landscape in the state of Florida.

Articles & Blogs
General Liability and Casualty Defense
Personal Injury Defense
March 10, 2023
March 10, 2023

Florida Legislature Considers Further Significant Tort Reforms

Results
General Liability and Casualty Defense
March 6, 2023
March 6, 2023

Shannon Arsenault Prevails in Premises Liability Case in Osceola County, Florida

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage
December 22, 2022
January 25, 2023

Chartell Law's Outline of SB-2A

Florida Property Insurance Law Update

Results
General Liability and Casualty Defense
December 23, 2022
December 23, 2022

Derek Lloyd, Anthony Renaldo and Jeremy Nataf Obtain Summary Judgment

Results
General Liability and Casualty Defense
December 12, 2022
December 15, 2022

Matthew R. Olmsted and Victoria Godwin-Reese Successfully Defend Granting of Summary Judgment on Appeal

Results
General Liability and Casualty Defense
December 12, 2022
December 15, 2022

Derek Lloyd, Victoria Godwin-Reese, and Zohra Khorashi Obtain Summary Judgment

Results
Insurance Coverage
December 13, 2022
March 1, 2023

Laurie Sharpe and Michael Kranzler Prevail on Same Cause of Action Twice

Results
Insurance Coverage
December 13, 2022
December 15, 2022

Michael Kranzler Obtains Voluntary Dismissal with Prejudice in Florida

Results
General Liability and Casualty Defense
June 14, 2022
June 14, 2022

Partner Kirstie L. Hayduk Obtains Summary Judgment in Personal Injury Matter

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage
June 8, 2022
June 8, 2022

Florida Insurance Reform Law SB-2D Approved

Chartwell Law Outlines SB-2D

Articles & Blogs
Workers' Compensation
November 15, 2021
November 17, 2021

Should Immigration Status be Considered When Evaluating a Florida Workers’ Compensation Claim for Potential Permanent Total Disability?

Workers' Compensation

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage
September 30, 2021
January 5, 2024

Florida Court Rules Documents Contained Within an Underwriting or Claims File are Protected Work Product

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage
July 2, 2021
September 1, 2022

Florida Senate Bill 76 Signed Into Law

Articles & Blogs
Workers' Compensation
June 24, 2021
November 17, 2021

A Look at Fifth Amendment Rights in a Workers’ Compensation Case

Florida Wokers' Compensation

News
Commercial Litigation
Insurance Coverage
June 24, 2021
November 17, 2021

Chartwell Law Attorneys Named to 2021 Florida Rising Stars List

Articles & Blogs
Real Estate Services
June 15, 2021
November 17, 2021

Disclosure of Issues Not Readily Observable to a Buyer

Legal Issues for Real Estate Professionals

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage
April 13, 2021
January 5, 2024

Plaintiff Maintains Initial Burden of Proof to Establish Causation in Hurricane Irma Claims

Insurance Coverage Analysis and Litigation

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage
April 1, 2021
November 17, 2021

New Florida Statute Seeks to Protect Businesses Against Baseless COVID-19 Civil Liability Claims

Law Alert

Event
Workers' Compensation
April 29, 2021
March 11, 2022

WEBINAR: An Overview of Florida Workers' Compensation

Approved for 1 Adjuster CEU

Articles & Blogs
Workers' Compensation
March 24, 2021
November 17, 2021

Florida First District Court of Appeal Rules Florida Statute Clearly States Time Period for Filing PTSD Worker’s Compensation Claims by First Responders

News
Professional Liability
Commercial Litigation
General Liability and Casualty Defense
March 17, 2021
November 17, 2021

Chartwell Law Continues Growth with Addition of Partner Kirstie Hayduk to its Deerfield Beach, Florida Office

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage
March 9, 2021
January 5, 2024

Florida Courts Rule an Insurance Carrier’s Property Liability is Limited to Direct Physical Loss

Articles & Blogs
First-Party Property
Insurance Coverage
February 19, 2021
January 5, 2024

Florida First-Party Property Case Law Signals That Insurance Carriers Need Only Request an Examination Under Oath Via Mail

Articles & Blogs
First-Party Property
February 2, 2021
November 17, 2021

Florida Supreme Court Adopts the Federal Summary Judgment Standard

The Florida Supreme Court closed out 2020 by issuing an opinion that is expected to be quite consequential in First-Party Property litigation moving forward.

Articles & Blogs
Workers' Compensation
January 14, 2021
November 17, 2021

Is An Adverse Reaction To An Employer-Mandated COVID-19 Vaccine Compensable Under The Florida Workers’ Compensation Act?

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage
January 7, 2021
January 5, 2024

Plaintiffs’ Bar Hits A Wall When It Comes to “Access” Damages

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage
General Liability and Casualty Defense
January 4, 2021
November 17, 2021

Did the 4th District Court of Appeal Make Any Real Change to an Insurer’s “Late Notice” Defense?

Articles & Blogs
General Liability and Casualty Defense
December 15, 2020
November 17, 2021

New Standard of Admissibility for Evidence in Opposition to Summary Judgement Seems to have Emerged Across Florida

Articles & Blogs
General Liability and Casualty Defense
November 17, 2021

Decisions By Federal Courts Favor Insurers in COVID-19 Business Interruption Claims in Florida

Articles & Blogs
Workers' Compensation
November 17, 2021

First District Court of Appeal Seeks Direction from Florida Supreme Court on Timely Provision of One-Time Change Physician

News
Insurance Coverage
First-Party Property
July 31, 2020
November 17, 2021

Chartwell Law Continues Growth in Florida Adding New Attorneys to its Deerfield Beach Location

Articles & Blogs
Workers' Compensation
July 23, 2020
November 17, 2021

Various Effects of Coronavirus on Florida Workers’ Compensation Matters

Coronavirus is affecting workers' compensation in a variety of ways.