May 2013 Blog Archive

"But I Need To Drive!" Tue, May 28, 2013 One of the most important aspects of being a criminal defense attorney is to make sure that my client is aware of and understands the collateral consequences a criminal conviction can have for them. It can have a ripple effect for many reasons, and&... Read More

Proposed Law Ending Permanent Alimony in Florida Vetoed Fri, May 17, 2013 Four hours before it  was to  automatically became law, Governor Rick Scott on May 1, 2013 vetoed a measure that would have ended permanent alimony in Florida.  In light of the overwhelming majorities in the House (85-31) and Senate (... Read More

Jim Rose On Marc Bernier Radio Show on May 15th Tue, May 14, 2013 Jim Rose will be appearing on the Marc Bernier show on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 from 4 to 6 p.m.  Jim and Marc will be discussing the current status of the law during the "Looking at the Law" portion of the show. Read More

Nuts & Bolts of Mortgage Foreclosure - Part 2 Fri, May 10, 2013 My previous blog posting dealt with the basic statistics and information about mortgage foreclosures.  Below are things that you and the Lender must consider in regard to how to handle a potential foreclosure situation. Read More

Rice & Rose Law Firm Sponsors 2013 Endless Summer Triathlon Series Thu, May 09, 2013 The Rice & Rose Law Firm will again be the title sponsor for 2013 Endless Summer Triathlon Series. This will be the sixth year in a row that Rice & Rose has been the title sponsor for this sprint race series which is staged at the Frank Rend... Read More

Leaders Focus On News At 33rd Annual Leadership Daytona Class Tue, May 07, 2013 Rice and Rose attorney Matthew Shapiro recently appeared in the Daytona Beach News Journal as part of a feature on the Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce’s 33rd annual Leadership Daytona class. Read More

Home Co-Ownership - You May Need An Attorney! Mon, May 06, 2013 When it comes to owning a home, co-ownership is certainly not uncommon.  Even if one were to ignore co-ownership between a husband and wife, there are times when multiple siblings inherit a home from a deceased parent, or scenarios under which ... Read More