Pre-Suasion: Applied to Trial Practice

By Pat McArdle All trial lawyers seek to tell true stories, every day. Trying to sway an adjuster. Explaining the law to a red-faced judge. Comforting a broken family. All these moments of truth make up our lives. But as we go, are we doing everything we can to win over the people who can…

Florida Legal Updates – January

Compiled by Don Freeman, FJA Legislative Analyst St. Joseph’s Hospital, Inc. v. Jane Doe Opinion from the Second DCA filed January 13, 2017 Appellant claimed she was sexually assaulted by an employee of St. Joseph’s while a patient in its mental health unit. Count one of the complaint alleged negligence for failing to prevent the…