SEC issues alert on marijuana-related investments

Marijuana Investors beware....your money could go up in smoke.  In the wake of a proliferation of medicinal and commercial marijuana related business, there are fast talking scammers that want to separate you from your money.  Scam artists often exploit "hot" industries to trick investors, including making false promises of high returns with low risks.  Florida [...]

Legal Departments Sending Less Cash to Big Law, Survey Says

Experienced, responsive smaller firms prove to be a more efficient and cost effective solution for corporations and others business entities. The Law Office of Robert N. Pelier, P.A., is an experienced, responsive boutique law firm with a focus on providing experienced, responsive legal representation in civil and business related matters. Click here for the full [...]

An Oklahoma jury delivers a verdict in favor of policyholder. The message to the insurance company??? “Change your ways

An Oklahoma jury awarded 25 million dollars to a policyholder for denying claim for cancer victim. By the jury’s message and Court’s judgment, this health insurance company must change its ways. It’s a great win for those insureds who are denied claims and are forced to deal with the stress and uncertainties of health care [...]

Family of murdered patient settles lawsuit against Mount Sinai Medical Center

The Law Office of Robert N. Pelier, P. A. Announced that it reached a confidential settlement with Mount Sinai Medical Center, in Miami Beach, Florida. The undisclosed settlement resolves the lawsuit seeking compensatory and punitive damages filed on behalf of the victim’s family. Mr. Ortega was a patient at the hospital’s psychiatric unit when another [...]

Pelier law files wrongful death action against Mt. Sinai for negligent security leading to murder of patient

The State Attorney’s Office has dropped all criminal charges against a Naples bail bondswoman nearly three years after her arrest. The dismissal comes a month after a judge granted a motion that dropped nearly all charges against Naples bail bondsman Joe Houston after the state’s star witness recanted and refuted the evidence. Assistant State Attorney [...]