Staying Productive during COVID-19: Legal To-Do List
The Attorneys and Staff at Rossway Swan know that the COVID-19 pandemic has caused stress and disruption for everyone. Typical reactions include frustration about how long we will need to remain in this situation, uncertainty about the future and fear of the unknown effects of the virus. One way to cope with this uneasiness is […]
7 Guidelines for Parents Who Are Divorced/Separated and Sharing Custody of Children During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Below are the “7 Guidelines for Parents Who Are Divorced/Separated and Sharing Custody of Children During the COVID-19 Pandemic” published by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. Rossway Swan is here to help families navigate child sharing and child custody issues during this difficult time.
Update on Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Executive Order 20-68
Florida Governor DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-68 yesterday, March 17. The purpose of the order was to mitigate the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). This order required that all bars and nightclubs throughout Florida be closed for the next 30 days, which applies to establishments that derive more than 50% of its gross revenue from the […]
What is a Residential Real Estate Closing?
In Florida, the residential real estate closing process begins with the execution of a real estate contract and is finalized by the execution of closing documents on the closing day. Below is a step-by-step breakdown of a common Florida residential real estate closing: 1. Contract The contract sets forth all of the terms of the […]
New Year and New Fraud
With the new year comes the inevitable problem of writing the correct date for the first few weeks of 2020; however, this year comes with new challenges. Police and fraud experts across the country are warning people to not abbreviate the year 2020 when writing the date, as it can be easily manipulated. For instance, […]
Giving Tree 2019
Rossway Swan’s Giving Tree was a tremendous success thanks to the Firm’s generous clients, attorneys, and staff. This year, the Giving Tree benefited the children of Youth Guidance Mentoring Academy, which is the longest operating mentoring program in Indian River County.
Why should I hire a real estate attorney instead of just a title company?
Florida, unlike some other states, does not require a lawyer during a real estate transaction. Buyers and sellers have the choice of using an attorney or a title company to handle the closing on their real estate transaction. This often causes the parties to wonder why they should hire an attorney instead of using just […]
Reminder: 11th Annual Soup Bowl
Don’t forget to join the attorneys and staff of Rossway Swan at our Vero office for our 11th Annual Soup Bowl on December 6th from 11:30 to 2:00. The proceeds benefit the Samaritan Center for Homeless Families. See the above menu for our extensive selection of soups. We hope to see you there!