What is a Catastrophic Injury Case?
A catastrophic injury occurs when a victim experiences a permanent injury to major parts of the body, including spinal cord, eyes, brain, as well as other vital body parts. These injuries can involve a limb amputation, loss of life, or paralysis.
Negligent Security: What You Need to Know About Your Rights
There are countless factors that can make a property unsafe. However, that does not excuse a property owner from not taking the measures to ensure a customer or guest’s safety.
Philip Gold Presents at Florida Justice Association’s 2019 Annual Convention
On Friday June 14, 2019, partner Philip Gold presented a Medical Malpractice Legislative & Case Law Update with fellow attorney Steve Cain, Esq. at the Florida Justice Association’s 2019 Annual Convention. Gold and Cain covered off on some of the most significant legal changes affecting medical malpractice victims over the past year. In order to […]
Pharmaceutical Negligence Cases – What You Need to Know
When is the last time you actually checked the label on your prescription bottle against the prescription your doctor handed you? Your pharmacist has the technology to communicate directly with your doctor and access your records digitally to keep track of your prescriptions. With that in mind, it’s safe to assume when you go to […]
Traumatic Brain Injury Cases: Why You Need the Right Attorney
When it comes to injuries, it’s no secret that traumatic brain injuries are among the worst a person can suffer. While some injuries require short-term treatments that lead to a full recovery, traumatic brain injury cases often require ongoing and even lifelong treatments that typically leave the patient handicapped in some way. Due to the […]
Prioritize and Win the Premises Liability Cases Arising from Accidental Storefront Crashes
Note: This article first appeared on the Florida Justice Association #IAMFJA Blog. If you represent a client injured when a vehicle crashed into a building or drove errantly onto a sidewalk, the most apparent case to evaluate is against the responsible driver. But with Florida drivers habitually underinsured and statewide storefronts routinely kept unsafe, the […]
Philip Gold Named President of Miami-Dade Trial Lawyers Association
Congratulations to our very own Philip Gold, who was sworn in on February 9, 2019 as president of the Miami-Dade Trial Lawyers Association. The organization’s mission is to “actively protect the rights, health, and economic security of every citizen threatened by the malicious, careless, or criminal behavior of those who seek to escape responsibility for their […]
$2.5M Verdict Awarded in Negligent Security Case
Gold & Gold’s Philip Gold, along with Ed Zebersky and Steffani Russo of Zebersky Payne Shaw Lewenz, LLP obtained a $2,500,00.00 jury verdict in Broward County, Florida last week. A hospital security company failed to follow its own post orders, allowing for the murder of a hospital employee in the hospital employee parking lot. This verdict reinforces […]
Negligent Security: How To Determine if You Have a Claim
While all negligent security cases are different, there are a number of core legal principles and important distinctions that will help you understand when a property owner may be held accountable.
Product Liability: What You Need to Know If You Have Been Injured
Every year, Americans spend millions of dollars on consumer goods like the latest in baby gear, electronics, gifts for friends and family, or a new car. With same-day product delivery to your home and one-click ordering, it’s never been easier to find the piece of furniture that completes your home or or the latest gadget […]
Avoiding Auto Accidents: 4 Things You Need to Know
Every day, millions of Americans are injured in automobile, motorcycle, or trucking accidents. From distracted drivers to large trucks barreling down the highway, the road can be a difficult place for anyone to navigate. What’s worse, many of these accidents can lead to serious injury, loss in quality of life and even permanent disabilities or […]
Catastrophic Injury Litigation: Why You Need the Right Attorney
There are many kinds of catastrophic injuries, but one common theme is the devastation a catastrophic injury brings to those injured and their families. Whether it’s a car accident, a fall from a height, a severe burn, or some other devastating accident, catastrophic injuries occur as the result of a trauma that leaves long-term, permanent […]
Upcoming Gold & Gold Events for October & November 2018
The attorneys at Gold & Gold are frequently involved in events and speaking engagements throughout Florida. Here’s what we have coming up in the next few months. Ethical Governance Day Hosted By: Miami-Dade Commission on Ethics and Public Trust and Miami-Dade Public Schools When: 10/24/18 Speaking: Philip Gold is a speaker Philip is pleased to […]
Bringing Justice to Families in Wrongful Death Cases
While the law is always the law, each situation our clients’ face is undoubtedly different, which makes each clients’ needs different. Our approach with each of our clients is unique to their needs.
David Gold Selected by His Peers for 2018 “The Best Lawyers in America”
David H. Gold was recently recognized and selected by his peers for 2018 “The Best Lawyers in America” in the areas of medical malpractice and personal injury litigation. Mr. Gold’s national practice in these specialty areas of the law has been recognized year in and year out. The tried and tested peer review process has […]
Why Honor and Integrity Are So Important to Gold & Gold
I grew up watching my dad practice law. I have time and again seen in him a living example of the power the law has to do good. Through him, I experienced the sense of concrete accomplishment he felt each time he helped families and individuals find justice. That, in turn, helped me find my own calling.
Ian Kirtman Recognized as Florida Legal Elite
Congratulations to Ian M. Kirtman, Esq. for being recognized in Florida Trend’s 2018 Florida Legal Elite. Mr. Kirtman is one of 128 lawyers under the age of 40 voted by his peers as among the best in the State of Florida. The list of 1,012 honorees includes attorneys in private practice as well as top […]
Philip Gold Speaks at Florida Justice Association Convention
Philip A. Gold, Esq. was invited by the Florida Justice Association to lecture on Wrongful Death Damages at the annual convention at the Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach, Florida. Mr. Gold spoke on a recent case he tried in Clay County involving negligent security which resulted in a $2.6 Million verdict. The focus of the […]
Philip Gold Is The President-Elect of the Miami Dade Trial Lawyers Association
Philip A. Gold, Esq. is the President-Elect of the Miami Dade Trial Lawyers Association. This organization and its members are dedicated to the pursuit of justice, individual rights, access to courts, education and trial advocacy. MDTLA’s mission is to actively protect the rights, health and economic security of every citizen threatened by malicious, careless, or criminal […]
Keith Pierro Nominated for South Florida Legal Guide’s Top Up and Comers
Congratulations to Keith A. Pierro, Esq. for being nominated as one of 2018 South Florida Legal Guide’s Top Up and Comers. Selections to this top listing is entirely based on peer nominations from other lawyers within the community. Nominations are reviewed by the editorial department, standing with the Florida Bar, accomplishments and other factors to […]
Gold & Gold Attorneys Awarded Super Lawyers Honor
Over the past decade, our attorneys David H. Gold, Esq., Philip A. Gold, Esq. and Keith A. Pierro, Esq. have been recognized as Super Lawyers within the areas of medical malpractice and personal injury litigation. Once a year attorneys across the State are asked to nominate the top attorneys they’ve personally observed in action. Super […]
Gold & Gold Host Alumni Networker for Law Students
Gold & Gold, P.A. hosted an alumni networking event as part of the University of Miami School of Law’s Alumni program in Palm Beach County. The attendees are law school alumni living in Palm Beach County. The alumni come together on a periodic basis to catch up with colleagues and discuss current legal issues facing […]