Miami-Dade Judge Says Workers’ Comp Act is “Unconstitutional”

A Miami-Dade judge deemed The Florida Workers’ Compensation Act unconstitutional because it doesn’t provide suitable benefits for injured workers. In 2012, a Miami-Dade County employee tripped over boxes left on the floor. The injury resulted in shoulder replacement surgery, and the woman eventually retired because of chronic pain associated with her accident.

Crary Buchanan Supports Okeechobee County Political Forum

Jennifer Williamson, a partner with Crary Buchanan, pictured here with Christa Luna, participated in the Okeechobee County Political Forum this week, representing the Economic Council of Okeechobee. The forum was held on August 13th, 2014 and sponsored by several groups, including the Economic Council.

Crary Buchanan Sponsors Annual Charger 5k Run/Walk

Crary Buchanan is pleased to announce that our firm is a sponsor for the St. Joseph Catholic School’s Annual Charger 5k Run / Walk. St. Joseph Catholic School has been serving the Treasure Coast community for more than 52 years and uses proceeds raised from the event to support its core curriculum.

The race will take place at 6:30 pm on Friday, May 16th at St. Joseph Catholic School / Church.

Federal Officials Move Forward with Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication Technology

On Monday February 3, federal officials from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) announced plans to move forward with requiring automobile manufacturers to equip vehicles with new technology for car-to-car communications. By installing the innovative technology on new cars and light trucks, safety officials estimate that up to 80% of traffic accidents – excluding those caused by impaired drivers and auto part defects – could be prevented.

Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act May Impact Your Wallet

A common question in the minds of worried homeowners facing foreclosure or trying to sell their homes is whether they’ll get hit with an unexpected tax bill if the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act is not extended. Stuart bankruptcy attorney Jeffrey J. Saunders can help local homeowners understand the impact of the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act.

Crary Buchanan Supports 5th Annual Rudolph’s Reindeer Dash 5k

The Junior League of Martin County hosted the 5th Annual Rudolph’s Reindeer Dash 5k this past Saturday, December 7, 2013. The Junior League of Martin County is an organization committed to supporting women and the development of local communities through effective action and volunteer work. Proceeds from the Reindeer Dash 5k will be used to help develop the Junior League’s programs focused on at-risk teens and women and children.

Crary Buchanan Celebrates Okeechobee County Courthouse

On Wednesday’s monthly luncheon of the Economic Council of Okeechobee, our very own Attorney Jennifer Williamson presented Okeechobee County Administrator Robbie L. Charter with a drawing of the historic Okeechobee Courthouse. The courthouse is featured on the 2013 Crary Buchanan candy jars, an annual holiday tradition that honors historic sites on the Treasure Coast.

Crary Buchanan Sponsors Pop Warner Super Bowl

Crary Buchanan is pleased to announce that the Jensen Beach Falcons Junior Midget team recently won the Southeast Region Championship, which covers Florida, Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi. The team is going to the Pop Warner Super Bowl to represent the SE Region. They are playing to become National Champions.

Stuart Lawyer Donna DeMarchi Helps with Project LIFT Fundraiser

Crary Buchanan’s very own Donna DeMarchi – a Stuart attorney with our firm’s personal injury and wrongful death legal team – is helping organize a fundraiser for Project LIFT. Project LIFT is a local nonprofit that works exclusively with at risk teenage boys – many of whom have been through the juvenile justice system and / or have substance abuse issues. They teach these young men vocational skills and provide counseling in a very positive environment. They are relatively “new” and are already doing amazing things.

Crary Buchanan Sponsors Gala To Support Martin Health Medical Center

Crary Buchanan is pleased to announce yet another successful fundraiser in the community. Our firm was an event sponsor for the 2013 Chrysanthemum Ball. This year marks the 19th year for the gala, which throughout the years has raised millions of dollars for critical hospital projects and cutting edge technologies on the Treasure Cost.