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December 28, 2017

Constance Endelicato, partner at WSHB, receives the Lawyer Monthly magazine Legal Award 2017 in the category of Elder Abuse Litigation. Endelicato is an accomplished lawyer with more than 29 years of experience in defending health care professionals in all disciplines of medicine, including physicians, hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, and surgery centers. Having never been defeated, Endelicato’s cases range from catastrophic injuries to elder and dependent abuse, wrongful death actions, and mass tort litigation....

December 28, 2017

The answer to this certified question (from the 11th Circuit to the Florida Supreme Court, Altman vs. Crum & Forster ("C&F"), SC16-1420) directly impacts Florida construction defect lawsuits and the cost of insurance. If a 558 notice (a mandatory pre-suit notice requirement in Florida expressly designed to provide a voluntary opportunity to resolve a construction defect claim "through confidential settlement negotiations without resort to further legal process") is not a "suit" triggering a defense, then those in the construction industry (builders, contractors, design professionals, etc.) might decline the pre-suit alternative dispute resolution process. ...

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