Attorney L. Reed Bloodworth has received a U.S. News & World Report Best Law Firm in America© 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” award in Commercial Litigation. Bloodworth Law has been named a U.S. News & World Report Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” in 2020 for Commercial Litigation.
Reed Bloodworth said that defamation per quod cases are much more difficult to prove than per se cases because in per quod cases, the statements are typically a more backhanded than a straightforward per se statement.
Florida attorney L. Reed Bloodworth explains that a part of the cause of action in trying to prove tortious interference with a contractual relationship, proof of some element of intentional harm has to exist because it is an intentional tort.
Attorney Reed Bloodworth explains that a person challenging a will or trust has to collect and provide admissible evidence to show that at the time the person signed the will, they did not have the capacity to do so.
In contesting an estate, the person claiming to be a relative will have to take a DNA test to prove a blood relationship. If the will is written in such a way that it doesn’t exclude unknown heirs of the grantor’s children, then this will has created an interesting situation.
Attorney Reed Bloodworth explains that courts decide where a trust dispute is litigated according to Florida statutes. This location is called the venue for the lawsuit.
Florida attorney L. Reed Bloodworth explains that a summary judgment is a procedure used in civil litigation to expediently dispose of a case without holding a trial.
What is defamation vs. libel vs. slander? Defamation is the general umbrella term when talking about libel and slander. Libel is written defamation, while slander is verbal defamation.
Attorney L. Reed Bloodworth explains that in Florida, shareholders have the right to inspect their company’s financial records and the books of their company.
What are the roles and responsibilities of co-trustees? Trust litigation issues often involve disagreements between relatives, and sometimes the co-trustees