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7 Tips to Share Road with Motorcycles

7 tips to share the road with motorcycles

Top 7 Safe Driving Tips for How to Share the Road with Motorcycles Article by Attorney Harmony J. Widman In 2015, the federal government estimated that deaths on motorcycles were nearly 29 times higher than automobile accident related deaths. In fact, 4,976 motorcyclists were killed in 2016 according to U.S. Department of Transportation’s Fatality Analysis Reporting System. Motorcycles are more dangerous than cars as motorcycles lack the physical protection of a car and are often less stable and less visible than cars.   Here are 7 things you can do to help keep motorcycle drivers safe: 1.Check your blind spots Motorcycles and their drivers are smaller...

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Injunctions Against Repeat Violence/Domestic Violence/Stalking (Cyber)

The rise of filings of civil injunctions has grown dramatically within the last decade thanks to social media.

Injunctions Against Repeat Violence/Domestic Violence/Stalking (Cyber) Article By Attorney Clementine Conde The rise of filings of civil injunctions has grown dramatically within the last decade thanks to social media. The granting of such an injunction even for a short period of time can have serious repercussions to the Respondent. Such repercussions include:loss of employment loss of right to own or possess a firearm loss of housing intrusive detentions by security in airports while traveling negative stigma attached to respondents (as being dangerous persons) One should always seek the advice of counsel in the event that one is served with an Injunction due...

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Can I expunge or seal my record?

How do I expunge or seal my record

Can I expunge or seal my record? Article By Attorney Clementine Conde   Do you qualify for an Expungement? An arrest record can deny a person employment, housing, volunteer opportunities as well as create a stigma to citizens unfortunate enough to have been arrested. Florida Statute 943.053 makes adult criminal history records public with special provisions for access, unless the records has been sealed or expunged. In order to qualify to have an arrest record  expunged your case must have been disposed of  in one of the following ways:The case was dropped by the state attorney. This means that the state attorney chose...

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East Pasco Narcan Town Hall Meeting 3/8/18

Narcan Town hall

Town Hall Meeting in East Pasco 3/8/18 Stomp Out Stigma The Law Offices of Lucas|Magazine are very excited as we partner with Pasco County Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention (ASAP). We invite you to participate in an open community discussion regarding overdose prevention and education about Narcan. Through education about Narcan in our community of East Pasco we believe we can avoid further opiate overdoses. Partner Jim Magazine will be present and will give an opening to the evening. Please join us on Thursday, March 8th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM as our panel discusses overdose prevention and actions available. Our panel...

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Opioid Epidemic Prescribed by Pharma

Opioid Epidemic Prescribed by Pharma

Opioid Epidemic Prescribed by Pharma Big pharmaceuticals and distributers have perpetrated this fraud on the American people, and created the Opioid Epidemic. Doctors duped to believe medications such as oxytocin hydrocodone were non-addictive. Unfortunately, now everyone has realized the addictive perplexities. Yet doctors have not stopped writing the prescriptions. This epidemic has hit every walk of society, and continues to devastate more. Pharma Fails to Comply with Federal Statutes Distributers ensured a safe monitoring and regulation on prescription opioids. They were to notify the DEA and stop suspicious orders. Yet they failed to comply with the reporting standards, and kept filling orders. Their...

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October Operation Helping Hand Dinner

The Law Offices of Lucas|Magazine hosts October Operation Helping Hand Dinner Operation Helping Hand - Tampa Chapter was formed in the spring of 2004 to provide assistance and support for the families of the active duty wounded and injured. The third Thursday of every month there is a dinner hosted for patients, families, medical providers, as well as other community members who come together to celebrate our local heroes. The Law Offices of Lucas Magazine is proud to to have come together with our team as well as other business and community members to help host the 2017 October dinner.[gallery size="medium"...

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Terrific All The Way Through

Terrific all the way through

Terrific all the way through Not often will someone use the explanation of "terrific all the way through" for their personal injury experience. The legal process which follows an accident can be a very difficult and confusing experience. Many times legal representation is sought as a result of the rush and pushiness of insurance agencies.Our clients in the video below first heard of us through a commercial initially following their automobile accident. It's often a smoother process when representation is sought early. Here at the Law Offices of Lucas|Magazine we strive to represent our clients how they want to be presented....

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James L. Magazine America’s Top 100 Attorneys® Lifetime Achievement Selection

AMERICA’S top 100 attorneys® LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT SELECTION [caption id="attachment_6876" align="alignright" width="309"] America's Top 100 Attorneys[/caption]August 17, 2017 – Announcing the Lifetime Achievement selection of Attorney James L. Magazine among America’s Top 100 Attorneys®.  Lifetime Achievement selection to America’s Top 100 Attorneys® is by invitation only and is reserved to identify the nation’s most exceptional attorneys whose accomplishments and impact on the legal profession merit a Lifetime Achievement award.Selection is not achieved based on a single accomplishment or a single great year of success, but rather on a lifetime of hard work, ethical standards, and community enriching accomplishments that are inspiring among the legal profession. ...

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Client testimonial: “Respectful and Caring”

Client Testimonial: Respectful and Caring

 The Law Offices of Lucas|Magazine are respectful and caring At the Law Offices of Lucas|Magazine we pride ourselves on personally representing you for your Personal Injury matter. In our latest client review we are referred to as respectful and caring. We treat each client with respect, asking what is new since we last met and how can we help. We pride ourselves on our communication standards for our clients including returning clients’ calls. The client in the video below was referred to attorney Jeff Lucas from a friend. Before the accident our client would play sports with friends and ride his bike...

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