Due to the flurry of recent lawsuits and constant stigma surrounding Big Tobacco, cigarette companies have recently launched their own media campaigns to deter the youth of America from picking up the addictive habit. But critics are speculating whether this anti-smoking initiative was genuine—or just another clever advertising stunt to hook a new generation of […]
Wayne Hogan, of Jacksonville consumer attorneys, Terrell Hogan, talks with Dave Garison, regional tobacco prevention coordinator for Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT), at the organization’s booth at the St. Johns County Fair. Hogan, one of 11 trial attorneys involved in Florida’s landmark suit that produced a $17 billion settlement against the cigarette industry, sponsored the […]
Shortly after a Florida jury hit Ford Motor Co. with a $12.9 million verdict, paraplegic Tami Martin said she would give half her award back if the automobile company agrees to forgo an appeal and start warning people not to use reclining seats while driving. Ford rejected the offer, saying it will appeal the verdict. […]
Florida´s Move Over law requires drivers to move over away from stopped emergency vehicles where ever possible or to slow down to 20 mph below the speed limit or to five mph when the speed limit is 20 mph or less. The “Move Over Act”, passed during the 2002 session of the Florida Legislature, was […]
With the tremendous growth in population and commerce experienced in Florida has come a significant growth in the amount of commercial traffic on our roadways. With this increased traffic comes the increased risk of accidents involving trucks and other commercial vehicles. Besides the physical pain and injuries, property loss, costly repairs and potential loss of […]
On December 7, 2005, the life of Christine Olson was changed forever. Christine´s daughter Tiffiany Olson was involved in a traffic crash on U.S. 19 in Manatee County, Florida. Tiffiany received fatal injuries when the motorcycle she was a passenger on collided with another vehicle. Mrs. Olson was not notified of Tiffiany’s passing for several […]
For the second consecutive year, Terrell Hogan president Wayne Hogan and attorney Alan Pickert were named to Florida’s 2007 “Legal Elite.” The Jacksonville attorneys were selected for their work in the Civil Trial / Personal Injury category. For the second consecutive year, Terrell Hogan president Wayne Hogan and attorney Alan Pickert were named to Florida’s […]
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation “Walk for a Cure” The North Florida Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) recently recognized Terrell Hogan with a Silver Level Fundraising Award for its support and participation in the 2006 “Walk to Cure Diabetes.” Funds raised go toward critical research of type 1 (juvenile) diabetes and its complications.