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April 24, 2024

Injured in a Motorcycle Accident? Our Experienced Orlando Injury Lawyers Can Help

An Orlando motorcycle accident can cause lasting physical and emotional scars as well as be the source of far-reaching financial implications for both the victim and the victim’s family. While nothing can turn the clock back and prevent a motorcycle accident from occurring, it does help to know that an injured victim has a legal right to pursue compensation from all parties at fault for the injuries suffered in the collision. Navigating the aftermath of an Orlando motorcycle crash can be downright overwhelming for an injured victim. Instead of being able to concentrate exclusively on healing, victims often spend a […]
February 16, 2024

Should I Get a Lawyer If I Was Injured in a Delivery Truck Accident?

Each year, light trucks are involved in over three million crashes nationwide. Consequently, an average of 2,000 people are killed and another 100,000 suffer injuries each month in a light truck accident, according to figures compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Victims and surviving family members of a delivery truck accident often struggle with physical injuries, emotional trauma, and financial hardship in the weeks, months, and even years after the crash. Having an experienced Orlando delivery truck accident lawyer on your side is the key to navigating the aftermath of a crash and being fairly compensated for […]
January 16, 2024

Unresolved 2023 Florida Insurance Claim? Malik Law Can Help

As a home or business owner, you likely purchased insurance to cover losses and protect your financial investment. If you filed an insurance claim in 2023 that has yet to be resolved, you are probably feeling frustrated and anxious as you start the new year. Having a delay, underpayment, or denial related to an insurance claim hanging over your head is not the way you hoped to usher in 2024. The good news is that help is available. A Florida insurance claim lawyer at Malik Law can review your claim and help determine why the claim has yet to be […]
December 19, 2023

What Kind of Compensation Can I Get From an Orlando Car Accident Lawsuit?

The impact of a car accident can be felt for many years after a collision, often causing lifelong physical and emotional scars. A car accident can also have devastating financial repercussions for the victim and his or her family. If you have suffered the negative effects of an Orlando car accident that was caused, in whole or in part, by another party, you could be entitled to financial compensation. An Orlando car accident attorney at Malik Law can help you understand your legal rights and options following a car accident in which you suffered injuries. We have seen firsthand the […]
September 21, 2023

Will My Florida Homeowners Insurance Cover Damage from Hurricane Idalia?

On August 30, 2023, Hurricane Idalia made landfall along Florida’s Big Bend region as a Category 3 major hurricane. Bringing a storm surge of 4-6 feet above normal high tide, Hurricane Idalia was the most powerful hurricane to hit the Big Bend region in over a century. Early reports estimate that the damages from Hurricane Idalia could exceed $20 billion. If your home was damaged during Hurricane Idalia’s destructive path across the Sunshine State, you are likely counting on your homeowner’s insurance to cover the cost of repairing or replacing the damage. If you have questions about what your homeowner’s […]
December 16, 2022

What to Do If Your Insurance Company Won’t Pay for Hurricane Ian Damage

Hurricane Ian barreled onto the southwest coast of Florida on September 28, 2022. After making landfall, Hurricane Ian headed northeast, passing over the Orlando area before eventually heading back into the Atlantic Ocean. Orange County officials estimate that Hurricane Ian caused over $200 million in damages throughout the county. If your home or property suffered damage during Hurricane Ian, you likely expected your insurance company to reimburse you for the cost of repairs or replacement in a timely manner. If, instead, your insurance company refuses to pay your claim, what can you do?   What Does a Typical Homeowner’s Insurance […]
November 23, 2022

What Hurricane Ian Damage Should My Insurance Policy Cover?

On September 28, 2022, Hurricane Ian made landfall along the southwest coast of Florida as a Category 5 hurricane. Ian’s 18-foot storm surge, winds in excess of 155 m.p.h, and torrential rainfall caused catastrophic and historic damage to homes and businesses. If your home or business was damaged during Hurricane Ian, you undoubtedly want to know what damage your insurance policy will cover.   What Hurricane Damage Does Homeowner’s Insurance Typically Cover? The average homeowner doesn’t read through the fine print when they purchase an insurance policy. Unfortunately, that means that when a storm like Hurricane Ian hits, causing devastating […]
July 8, 2022

New Florida Law Could Help Homeowners Get Covered for Roof Damage

Earlier this year, Florida was facing what can only be described as an “insurance crisis.” Millions of homeowners were faced with skyrocketing premiums, cancellation notices, and a rapidly shrinking market of insurance companies willing to write policies. The good news is that recently passed legislation offers some relief for homeowners who need to purchase roof damage coverage as well as those with a roof damage claim.   Why Was Insurance Legislation Needed? By the beginning of 2022, the property insurance market in Florida was in serious financial trouble. Private insurers were showing net losses in the billions of dollars. While […]
May 25, 2022

Prepare for the 2022 Hurricane Season by Reviewing Your Insurance Policy

As a Florida property owner, you have undoubtedly been warned about the importance of properly preparing for the Atlantic hurricane season each year. The focus of these advisories, however, is likely on things such as stocking up on water and canned goods, purchasing a generator and doing what you can to protect your property when a storm is imminent. One thing that is often overlooked is the importance of reviewing your insurance policy. At Malik Law, we understand the extent of the damage tropical storms and hurricanes cause each year in Florida. We also know how frequently Orlando property owners […]
March 14, 2022

Do I Need a Lawyer to Help Get My Florida Business Insurance Claim Paid?

If you own a business, you likely purchased business insurance to protect your financial investment. You paid your premiums on time and now find yourself turning to your insurance company for help because you suffered a loss; however, the claim is delayed, denied, or otherwise in dispute. Do you need a lawyer to help get your Florida business insurance claim paid? Unfortunately, it is not uncommon to run into a problem when you file a business insurance claim. If your business insurance claim has not been processed in a reasonable amount of time, has been denied outright, or you do […]