Category Archives: News

  1. Code Enforcement Department can sometimes assist in addressing serious Housing Maintenance Issues

    Code Enforcement Written by Daniel Woodruff, University of Florida We assist with several legal matters; one of these matters is landlord-tenant issues. The most prolific complaint we receive from tenants is that their apartment or house is not kept up to code. These complaints range from electrical, plumbing, and structural issues. Each city in Seminole…

  2. The SCBALAS Website is now Accessible

    Equitable Opportunities in the Classroom, Office, and Online Written by Daniel Woodruff, University of Florida Treat the disease, not the symptoms. The past four years, Harvard has been in a legal battle over closed captioning in their videos. While this is an issue, the true crime is consistent discrimination against blind and deaf persons. Make…

  3. Be Cautious of the Information your Child put on the Internet

    Identity Theft, Social Media, and Children Written by Daniel Woodruff, University of Florida Safety isn’t as simple as it once was – in the age where technology dominates it is important to be informed and vigilant when online. Nine million Americans have their identity stolen each year, and most occur over the internet. As our…

  4. Tools 4 Children in Need

    Over 50% of Seminole County students are on the free or reduced lunch program, this means that over 33,000 students are unable to afford lunch at school. Of those 33,000 there are over 1,700 students identified as homeless. In order to give back to our Seminole County community, we will be collecting various school supplies…

  5. New Action to Combat Robocalls by the Florida Communications Commission

    FFC Approves Declaratory Ruling to Combat Robocalls Written by Daniel Woodruff, University of Florida Anybody who has ever owned a phone has received a robocall. As technology increases, and society has become more dependent on our phones, these unwanted calls have persisted. Analysts estimate that consumers received 2.4 billion calls per month in 2016 –…