Monthly Archives: January 2019

Clearwater Bar Oyster Roast

Perenich The Law Firm proudly sponsored the 64th Annual Clearwater Bar Oyster Roast. Following a long tradition of community involvement, this family law firm is dedicated to being an active member of the family of local lawyers here in Pinellas County. This spring, our family of lawyers and support staff came out in full to […]

Greg Coaches Golf Team for Guardian Angels Catholic School

This year marks Greg’s debut as the head coach for the Guardian Angels Catholic School Golf Team in Clearwater. Greg has brought a simple but enthusiastic philosophy to the golf team: Play your best while enjoying golf on the course with respect for the rules of the game and at the same time respecting each […]

Toyota Accelerator Cover-Up Exposed

Toyota Accelerator Cover-Up Exposed

Toyota’s failure to own up to mechanical defects in its automobiles has cost lives that otherwise could have been saved.  With new details emerging that Toyota sought to delay and cover up the mechanical problems with sticking accelerators in its popular line of automobiles, including the best selling Camry model, the questions now remain as […]

BP Oil Leak and Possible Tampa Bay Effects

BP Oil Leak and Possible Tampa Bay Effects

In this May 6, 2010 photo released by the U.S. Navy, oil is seen from an aerial view at the Deepwater Horizon oil spill off the coast of Mobile, Ala. Photo: U.S. Navy, Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Michael B. Watkins / AP The recent events that have unfolded in the Gulf of Mexico regarding […]

White House Looks to Increase Oil Damages Cap

White House Looks to Increase Oil Damages Cap

The White House announced yesterday that it was raising the caps of liable damages that British Petroleum (BP) will be responsible in the wake of the BP Oil Leak in the Gulf of Mexico. After the 1989 incident of the Exxon Valdez, legislation was passed to hold oil companies responsible for the damage and clean […]

Auto Insurance Advice That Will Protect You and Save You Money

Auto Insurance Advice That Will Protect You and Save You Money

At Perenich The Law Firm, we often deal with car-accident claims that are exacerbated by lapses in insurance. Here are a few tips that we and Jonathan Berr at WalletPop.com have put together to help you cover yourself and save money: Protect yourself with Uninsured Motorist coverage to cover yourself when someone else is at fault. Many of […]

California Wage-and-Hour Class Action Settled by Walmart

California Wage-and-Hour Class Action Settled by Walmart

The giant corporation failed to pay various wage claims that were due to workers who had left the company. Karen Gullo of Bloomberg.com has this report: The former workers claimed that, after they left the company, Wal-Mart didn’t pay them their holiday or overtime wages or failed to pay the earnings within the time specified by […]

Faulty “Fail-Safe” Responsible for Continuing Gushing in Gulf Oil Leak

Faulty Fail-Safe Responsible for Continuing Gushing in Gulf Oil Leak

  A defective critical fail-safe is now being pointed to as one of the major reasons the Gulf Oil Leak gushing from the underground well has not been stopped.  has more details of these shortcomings: The blowout preventer was supposed to be the last line of defense against the type of spill spreading across the […]

Injury Claims and the Monster of Social Media

Injury Claims and the Monster of Social Media

Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.  They are everywhere.  You can hardly go anywhere online without stumbling upon the little icons that have found their way into all things web.  Some cannot even eat breakfast without snapping a photo and uploading it for everyone else’s visual consumption.  Unfortunately for some, these seemingly harmless updates can have far […]

The 3 Essential Ingredients in a Personal Injury Case

The 3 Essential Ingredients in a Personal Injury Case

The 3 Essential Ingredients in a Personal Injury Case That Your Attorney Probably Isn’t Telling You About In the 23 years I have been practicing law, I have seen all types of injury claims – head on car crashes, slip and fall accidents and medical malpractice, just to name a few.  Without exception, each of […]