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Decreasing DUI Fatalities

By Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. March 8, 2018

DUI Fatalities are Still Too High In 2011 the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), a branch of the US Department of Transportation, recorded almost 10,000 highway deaths involving drunk drivers or impaired drivers. With incidences of drunk driving diminishing over the last few decades, states are still looking for ways to further reduce drunk driving occurrences from their highways and roads. Most experts believe the combination of state legislation, aggressive prosecution, harsher penalties, expenses associated with DUI convictions and social organizations like MADD have contributed greatly to this downward trend. The mandatory use of safety belts has generally reduced…

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Driving Under the Influence: Know Your Rights

By Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. February 27, 2018

If you have been stopped by police while operating a motor vehicle, you need to understand your legal rights before submitting to any field sobriety test. Driving in the State of Florida is deemed a privilege, not a right. The law assumes that drivers arrested for driving under the influence have given their “implied consent” to breath and urine tests. Drivers who are suspected of being impaired are usually asked to perform a field sobriety test. In addition, the driver may also be asked to consent to a breathalyzer or urine test. Prior to administering a breath or urine test,…

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Pharmacists’ Liability for Improperly Dispensing Prescription Drugs

By Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. July 17, 2017

Pharmacists’ Liability for Improperly Dispensing Prescription Drugs Attorneys at Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. 904-353-5800 Compensation for the Injured and Protection for the accused – Jacksonville Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Law Firm

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Assimilative Crimes Act

By Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. July 17, 2017

ASSIMILATIVE CRIMES ACT Attorneys at Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. 904-353-5800 Compensation for the Injured and Protection for the accused – Jacksonville Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Law Firm

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International Money Laundering and Undercover Money Laundering Transactions

By Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. July 17, 2017

International Money Laundering and Undercover Money Laundering Transactions Attorneys at Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. 904-353-5800 Compensation for the Injured and Protection for the accused – Jacksonville Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Law Firm

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NUNC PRO TUNC Proceedings

By Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. July 17, 2017

NUNC PRO TUNC PROCEEDINGS Attorneys at Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. 904-353-5800 Compensation for the Injured and Protection for the accused – Jacksonville Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Law Firm

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Stipulations of Expected Testimony, Trial Procedure, and Rules of Evidence in a Criminal Trial

By Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. July 17, 2017

Stipulations of Expected Testimony, Trial Procedure, and Rules of Evidence in a Criminal Trial Attorneys at Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. 904-353-5800 Compensation for the Injured and Protection for the accused – Jacksonville Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Law Firm

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Wiretaps and Electronic Surveillance Devices

By Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. July 17, 2017

Wiretaps and Electronic Surveillance Devices Attorneys at Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. 904-353-5800 Compensation for the Injured and Protection for the accused – Jacksonville Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Law Firm

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Common Law Tort Action Against Person Having Sexual Relations with Female Child

By Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. July 17, 2017

Common Law Tort Action Against Person Having Sexual Relations with Female Child Attorneys at Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. 904-353-5800 Compensation for the Injured and Protection for the accused – Jacksonville Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Law Firm

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Federal Teacher Protection Act – Exceptions

By Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. July 17, 2017

Federal Teacher Protection Act — Exceptions Attorneys at Fallgatter & Catlin, P.A. 904-353-5800 Compensation for the Injured and Protection for the accused – Jacksonville Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Law Firm

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