Is ‘Algorithmic Bias’ a New Fair Housing Complaint?

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has proposed new rules for fair housing “disparate impact” claims. Disparate impact looks at broader systems to see if discrimination is endemic rather than any specific transaction. HUD’s proposed rule would allow defendants accused of disparate impact discrimination claims to only demonstrate […]

Florida Home Insurance Rates – and Lawsuits – Keep Climbing

 It’s likely you received another rude surprise when you opened your latest home insurance bill this year. Rates for most Florida homeowners are continuing to rise despite reforms enacted last spring by the state legislature that were intended to curtail abusive lawsuits by third-party repair contractors and their attorneys. Instead […]