Law & Disorder with Attorney Jeffrey Kaufman: 1/24

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Weird Wednesday with Pat and Taco arguing about how we should use our phones when we are driving. Here is a link to the show if you didn’t get a chance to hear it.

  • New law in the Florida House concerning texting and driving which will allow a law enforcement officer to pull you over and charge you with a crime. While I agree with a driver not playing with his phone while driving, I don’t like the idea that it can be the sole reason why you are pulled over.
  • A woman guaranteed a loan for her boyfriend and wants to know if she can sue after he defaulted. If she was damaged, I advised her that she might be able to and it would depend on whether it was a gift or she lent him the money.
  • CPN numbers are being sold as a way around bad credit. I informed them that the Social Security Department has advised against it and there are better ways to improve your credit.
  • The caller had a problem with her attorney waiting so long to file suit on her car accident case. I told her it’s important that you know the policy limits and make sure your attorney plans to move into litigation as soon as they reach an impasse. Again, I stressed how important it is to not hire a law firm before you know who will be representing you.

After the show, I spent another fifteen minutes answering listener’s texts and then Austin and I headed back to the office with a dozen Krispy Kreme glazed donuts.

 

Listed below are other recent shows if you missed them during the week.

Law & Disorder with Kaufman & Lynd: January 24, 2018

Law & Disorder with Kaufman & Lynd: January 11, 2018

Jeffrey S. Kaufman is currently licensed to practice law in Florida and seventeen other states. Jeffrey can be found on Justia Lawyers, Martindale Hubble, and HG.org

For more information please visit; Kaufmanlynd.com or Whenyouneedus.com

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