Beaton Law Firm Legal Blog

The many faces of business fraud

Business fraud is a general term that encompasses a wide range of illicit activities. Understanding what business fraud is in Florida can help you avoid it. Who commits business fraud? These are crimes that may be committed by those highest up the business ladder....

Mortgage fraud troubles

A mortgage provides the means for most people to purchase a home. A home loan approval could make it possible for someone to acquire a preferred property in Florida, and the property could turn into a lucrative, equity-building investment. Some would-be borrowers may...

Questions to ask when you’re arrested for DUI

Getting arrested for a DUI is a serious offense that can lead to jail time, loss of driving privileges and expensive fines. However, to avoid a conviction, it is important to know how to defend yourself against the charges in a Florida courtroom. Did the police...