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Attorney José Javier Rodríguez Appointed to Florida Bar's Consumer Protection Law Committee

Kelley/Uustal is pleased to announce that Attorney José Javier Rodríguez has been appointed to the Florida Bar’s Standing Committee on Consumer Protection Law. The committee, which ...
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Millions of Vehicles Recalled Due to Defective Takata Airbags

Last year, Takata Corporation made headlines after it was discovered that airbags manufactured by the Japanese auto parts maker contained a serious defect. The defect - which can cause airbags to ...
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Do You Have a Ford Explorer Carbon Monoxide Lawsuit?

If you drive a Ford Explorer and believe that you smell carbon monoxide or exhaust while inside of the vehicle, you are not alone. Ford has come under scrutiny for a possible auto defect that causes ...
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New Study Records Distracted Teen Drivers

A newly released study from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety is suggesting that distracted driving among teen motorists may be a much more significant problem than previously thought. The study - ...
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Kelley/Uustal Secures $13 Million Verdict in Wrongful Death Tobacco Case

Last month, Kelley/Uustal was successful in securing a $13 million jury award on behalf of an Oakland Park widow whose husband died from lung cancer. The verdict - awarded by a Ft. Lauderdale jury - ...
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Firm Gears Up for $10 Million, Cutting-Edge Office Space

We are proud to announce that Kelley/Uustal is set to move into a new, cutting-edge law office in Fort Lauderdale. In addition to a 2 ½ floor, 14,500 square foot workspace, our 17-lawyer firm ...
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How Trucking Companies Escape Liability When They Kill People

On Tuesday in Palm Beach County, a trailer came loose on U.S. 27 and caused another deadly trucking crash. A 2008 Ford Focus struck the trailer, killing the driver, Carolina Ortiz. Three children in ...
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Tire Failure Causes Fatal Crash on I-75

An SUV rolled and crashed on Interstate-75 Wednesday morning when one of its tires separated from the tread, causing the driver to lose control of the vehicle and wreck. Emergency responders ...
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Mother Serves Demand Letter to VA Through Kelley/Uustal

Two years ago, U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Janos Lutz, known as "Johnny", committed suicide by overdosing on his prescription medication for PTSD. With the help of Kelley/Uustal, ...
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Robert Kelley Named Among 2014 "People of the Year" by DBR

Robert Kelley, a founding partner at Kelley/Uustal, was named among the Daily Business Review's (DBR) "People of the Year" for 2014. This merit is a reflection of his commitment to ...
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Five Recalled Children's Products & Toys to Avoid This Holiday Season

Toys and children's product recalls are all too common in the United States. This holiday season, stay alert for children's products, such as toys and strollers, that may be dangerous. Below, ...
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Takata's Airbag Recall

Have you been injured due to a defective airbag? At Kelley/Uustal, it is our mission to protect consumers and prevent serious injuries associated with defective products. We exist to not only obtain ...
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Bob Kelley Represents Nurse Briana Aguirre in Ebola Whistleblower Case

Attorney Bob Kelley is representing Dallas nurse, Briana Aguirre, who has spoken out about Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital’s handling of Ebola patients. Aguirre was a nurse at Texas Health ...
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Whistleblower Suit Targets Jail Contractor

Youth Services International Inc. runs as many as nine detention facilities for the state Department of Juvenile Justice, pulling in an estimated $125 million in taxpayer money to house and counsel ...
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Attorney Todd Falzone of Kelley / Uustal Represents Sister Suing Department of Children & Families

A lawsuit filed this week revealed a long history of willful neglect from the Florida Department of Children and Families. The abuse victims, who were adopted twins, suffered years of neglect and ...
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CVS Butts Out of Tobacco Business

Next time you walk into a CVS, look behind the checkout counter. Do you notice anything missing? Here’s a hint: You don’t see signs begging you to “come to where the flavor is” ...
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CVS Pharmacy Removes Tobacco Products From Shelves

Last week I noticed that my local CVS had cleared its shelves of tobacco. The so-called tobacco “power wall” perfected over decades by Big Tobacco marketing experts is gone. That’s ...
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Amendment 3 Political Hassle Florida

A competent, impartial and independent judiciary is vital to a functioning democracy. It is also difficult to achieve. Insulating our judges from the influence of private interests, partisanship and ...
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People On the Move

Kristin Bianculli Date added: July 1, 2014 Submission Type: Board of Directors Name of Board: Friends of Jack and Jill Position on Board: Board Member Current Employer Kelley/Uustal Current ...
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2011-2014 Ford Explorers Leaking Carbon Monoxide Vehicle, Nhtsa Probes

Angela Knutson is suing Ford after discovering that their 2013 Explorer was leaking unsafe levels of carbon monoxide into the cabin. The couple is attempting to force the manufacturer to issue a ...
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Nhtsa Reviews Exhaust Fume Complaints Late Model Ford Explorers

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is currently reviewing complaints that exhaust fumes,which has potentially deadly carbon monoxide, could build up in the cabins of 2011 to ...
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Feds Carbon Monoxide Reports Ford Explorers

Ford and federal safety officials are investigating reports of exhaust in certain SUV models after the automaker received around 20 complaints of carbon monoxide in the passenger side of vehicles. A ...
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Nhtsa Reports Carbon Monoxide Entering Cabin Late Model Ford Explorers

Comes After A Number Of Complaints And A Lawsuit Filed By A Customer Last Week. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is looking into reports of carbon monoxide coming into the cabin of ...
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Lawsuit Coral Springs Woman Daughter Sick Ford Fix Defect

A Coral Springs woman has filed a lawsuit in federal court against Ford Motor Co., claiming that her 2013 Ford Explorer’s defective release of carbon monoxide in the passenger area has made her ...
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