Will Short-Term Rentals/Airbnb Adversely Affect My Homeowner’s Insurance?

Your short term rentals to strangers on Craigslist or Airbnb may have long-term consequences. Know the risks before you rent out a room or apartment. Review this page for helpful tips to all homeowners who are considering renting out their space.


Customer Service is Gold, Tell Us Your Story

Questions after a car accident? You can call or email us immediately at concierge@beregovichlaw.com #beregovichlaw #tellusyourstory

Pulse Shooting OneOrlando Fund Claim Forms Deadline September 12, 2016 – for Deceased Victim, Injured Victim & Present at Pulse

OneOrlando Fund claim forms are now available online for deceased victims, injured victims and persons present at the Pulse nightclub shooting. Please be advised that the deadline to file a claim is September 12, 2016. The OneOrlando Fund Administrator intends to review all claims by September 26, 2016. It is recommended that families of the victims resolve all issues which may exist with regard to who is the person legally responsible for administering the estate of the deceased and therefore eligible to file the claim. The Beregovich Law Firm cares greatly about its community and is offering to assist claimants in completing claim forms, pro bono, at no charge. If you are a family member of a deceased victim, injured victim or present at the Pulse Nightclub shooting, call us today for free assistance. Se habla Español. #tellusyourstory #beregovichlaw

September is National Preparedness Month

Hurricane season is here. Do you have an emergency plan in the case of disaster? Take time to learn and prepare now by reviewing the City of Orlando’s Emergency Management page and available resources. It takes a second for disaster to strike – be prepared. Call us today. #tellusyourstory #beregovichlaw

New Mexico high court urges judges to be discreet on social media

While Judges are not banned from judicial use of social media, online comments and befriending may be misconstrued by the public. The New Mexico Supreme Court’s opinion parallels the position expressed by the ABA Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility in Formal Ethics Opinion 462, issued Feb. 21, 2013. “A judge may participate in electronic social networking,” states the committee in Opinion 462, “but as with all social relationships and contacts, a judge must comply with relevant provisions of the Code of Judicial Conduct and avoid any conduct that would undermine the judge’s independence, integrity or impartiality, or create an appearance of impropriety.”

Your Network is Your Net Worth

You are not an island. Encourage yourself to extend yourself and to express yourself. Networking is important! read here.

Researchers Able to ‘Hack’ into Tesla’s Self-Driving Autopilot Feature

Tesla’s autopilot feature is in the spotlight again as it experienced its first crash outside of the U.S. last week in Beijing, China. Tesla suffered its first autopilot fatality in Florida this past May. Researches have also stated that they have found a way to remotely hack the Tesla autopilot feature, essentially jamming the radar to prevent the car from seeing objects around it. Details of the hack are to be released this week at the Defcon hacker conference. Further, the Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating whether Tesla violated securities laws by not disclosing the Florida autopilot crash prior to a an equity offering. Elon Musk, Chief Executive Officer for Tesla, asserts that the autopilot feature drives more carefully than humans. Read more here.

Which State Has the Worst Drivers in the U.S.?

New research and data from SmartAsset points to states with the worst drivers living in the Southeast region in the United States. Read this article to see which state tops the list for worst drivers in the U.S. Are you surprised?


City of Orlando Adding New Bicycle-Friendly Routes

Bike share ridership in Orlando is up! The City of Orlando has made it easier for bicyclists and automobiles to co-exist by adding shared lanes. The “sharrows” are shared-lane roadway markings and have been added to Orlando Urban Trail to Cady Way Trail, Bike Share Station Connection and Gertrude’s Walk/Bike Share Connections. Click here for more information.

Burgers or Caviar? Do You Know the Level of Customer Service Your Lawyer is Serving?

No two law firms are the same. As a client, think about how many phone calls and messages you’ve left your lawyer. Do you get a call back? How quickly? Does your lawyer know who you are and what your case is about? Certainly, answers may vary. Nonetheless, in a market saturated with law firms, you have a choice and you should shop around. Read this great article by Avvo ‘Would you like fries with your custody agreement?‘ which compares fast food and white glove restaurants to the legal profession.