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Airbnb’s Fight with Miami Over Short-Term Rentals Continues

By: Jessica Alvarez, Member-Candidate, J.D. Candidate, May 2020, St. Thomas University School of Law.

In today’s society, Airbnb makes it possible for people to stay virtually everywhere, including right next door in your neighbor’s apartment. However, short-term rentals (less than 28 nights) are causing some problems for Airbnb. Recently, Miami Beach had made it illegal to […]

December 28th, 2018|Blog, Cases, Florida, State, Third DCA|0 Comments

Is Recognizing a Difference in Liability Attributable to Horse Owners and Dog Owners Really Necessary in Florida?

By: Rolando G. Pumariega, J.D. Candidate, May 2017, St. Thomas University School of Law.

In Florida, landowners owe “licensees by invitation” the same duty of care as that of an “invitee”––to keep the premises reasonably safe and to remedy or warn of dangers that the landowner knew or should have known of, and of which the injured […]

September 12th, 2016|Blog, Third DCA|0 Comments