MELBOURE, Fla. — As the Brevard County School Board earns a stable outlook in the next fiscal year, its members are on the brink of making major changes in the system.
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KEY WEST — Newly elected Monroe County State Attorney Dennis Ward aims to see changes during his term, including staff changes.
MIAMI — A Florida tech firm has filed a lawsuit against a California corporation for an alleged patent-infringement act.
PALM BEACH GARDENS – Attorney Joshua L. Plager recently joined the team of lawyers at Boyes, Farina and Matwiczyk.
One of the lawyers working with ridesharing company Uber is sending warnings via a letter to other county attorneys over the way the Hillsborough County Public Transportation Commission handles the public records requests submitted to its office.
The Florida Bar recently announced that the Florida Supreme Court has issued court orders seeking to discipline 16 lawyers, two of which are practicing attorneys in Pinellas County.
INDIANAPOLIS -- A Florida real estate broker, who is a registered member of the Indiana Bar, was found guilty of illegally practicing law in Florida and has been sentenced to 18 months of suspension without the benefit of automatic reinstatement.
TALLAHASSEE -- A recent report has revealed that trial lawyers contributed a total of $6.2 million to Florida candidates' political campaigns this election cycle.
CORAL GABLES, Florida – Two lawyers from Coral Gables law firm Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri LLP are recognized as “Lawyers of the Year” for 2017.
The four-year war between Gawker Media and Hulk Hogan has come to an end after the media company offered a settlement agreement with the former WWE star. However, the fight between PayPal founder Peter Thiel and Gawker founder Nick Denton appears to be far from over.
JACKSONVILLE, Florida – A Jacksonville law firm has opened its doors to the next generation to infuse fresh blood into the company.
ORLANDO -- An Orlando law firm has dismissed more than 50 of its employees after lawsuits had been filed against its partners, coupled with a decline in the number of cases the firm been handling.
TALLAHASSEE -- A Florida appellate court confirmed that the Florida Department of Management Services did not err in its decision regarding a major state telecommunications contract that was questioned by AT&T.
TALLAHASSEE -- The Florida Supreme Court has ruled that the residents of nursing homes who lack the capacity to sign any contract cannot be held accountable to such agreements.
TALLAHASSEE -- The Miami-Dade judge set to face a criminal mischief trial for destroying a pickup truck using a metal pipe in June escaped prosecution after the charges were dropped.
ORLANDO -- A review of federal crash data has revealed that Florida has the highest number of deaths by car accident drowning.
Three attorneys disbarred over allegedly excessive attorneys fees collected from Progressive settlements
TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Supreme Court disbarred three lawyers following what a court justice called acts of “greed” and “dereliction of duties” in handling a sizable insurance case.
TALLAHASSEE-- The National Jurist’s 2016 issue of preLaw Magazine has named the Florida State University College of Law one of the top 15 Best Value law schools in the country.
GAINESVILLE -- Law students from the University of Florida emerged victorious in the 36th annual Florida/Georgia Moot Court Competition.
TALLAHASSEE – A Florida district court granted a summary judgment in favor of Fifth Generation Inc. and Mockingbird Distillery Corp. with regard the false advertising case filed against its Tito’s “Handmade” Vodka line.