News: Premises Liability Accidents

DOGS TO BE PUT DOWN FOLLOWING SEVERE FLORIDA DOG BITE ATTACK ON CHILD

A recent Florida dog attack has prompted local officials at Manatee County Animal Services to schedule euthanizations for two dogs. Some concerned citizens have initiated a legal battle to try and stop the euthanizations; however, Manatee County attorney Jim Minix argues that the dogs present a danger to the public. He notes that the attack […]

MOST COMMON LAWSUIT AGAINST RETAILERS: SLIP AND FALL

We at Meldon Law strongly believe that public education is the first step in the prevention of an accident or in the recovery from one. We are experienced personal injury attorneys, trial lawyers, negotiators, litigators, paralegals, and staff that have been proudly working to get accident victims the justice they deserve for over 40 years […]

DANGEROUS DOGS AND THEIR OWNERS GET A SECOND CHANCE AFTER “TWO-BITE RULE” ADOPTED IN ALACHUA COUNTY ORDINANCE. GAINESVILLE DOG BITE LAWYER EXPLAINS.

Alachua County dogs that are declared dangerous get a second chance at life, rather than euthanasia, under the approved revision to the county’s Animal Services ordinance. The change stems from an appeal court ruling of a Broward County ordinance, which required dogs deemed dangerous, after a first bite or attack, to be euthanized after an […]