What Is A Contingency Fee?

October 14, 2019

Most personal injury attorneys are paid under contingency fee agreements. Unlike retainer agreements whereby the fee or money is paid in advance for services to be rendered by the attorney...

About Florida’s Comparative Negligence System

October 10, 2019

The first step in a personal injury case involving a motor vehicle accident is the determination of fault. This also includes, if necessary, apportioning fault among the parties before any...

Heintz & Becker Golf Cart Series Part 6: “GolfBoards” Bring Excitement and New Safety Issues to Golfers

April 15, 2016

A revolution is underway at the Legacy Golf Club in Lakewood Ranch that lets golfers "surf the turf." It's called 'GolfBoarding" and it's the latest golfing craze thanks to the...

Heintz & Becker Golf Cart Series Part 5: Safety Issues Associated With Golf Carts and Low Speed Vehicles

April 12, 2016

Golf Cart Safety The fun, convenience and economy of getting around in a golf cart or Low Speed Vehicle can be very appealing. But, there is a major catch. Golf...

Golf Cart Series Part 4: All Aboard the B-Town Shuttle – It’s FREE!

March 14, 2016

One local company is providing a wonderful FREE shuttle service in downtown Bradenton, Village of the Arts, Tarpon Point, Riverwalk and all the way to McKechnie Field.  The service not...

Heintz & Becker Golf Cart Series Part 3: Low Speed Vehicles and “Street Legal” Golf Carts

February 29, 2016

As we discussed in our last post, Golf Carts are not ordinarily allowed to be used on Florida's public roads or streets outside of self-contained retirement communities such as Sun...

Heintz & Becker Golf Cart Series Part 2: Everyone knows what a Golf Cart is – Right?

February 11, 2016

Yes, we all know what a golf cart is - in the general sense. But, for purposes of Florida Law, a "Golf Cart" has a limited, specifically defined meaning. Florida...

Golf Cart Series Part 1: Serving Our Growing Number of Golf Cart Lifestyle Clients

January 27, 2016

The number of people choosing to travel by traditional golf carts and newer "street legal" versions just keeps growing.  In addition to beautiful communities like Sun City Center and the...