Miami partner Jack Lord, co-chair of Foley’s Labor & Employment Practice, was profiled in the Daily Business Reviewarticle, “I’m Not Going to Hide Who I Am’: Attorney John ‘Jack’ Lord Jr. Champions LGBTQ Rights.”
Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli is pleased to welcome new attorney Stacia A. Wells as shareholder in the firm’s newest office in Miami. Wells joins the firm’s national Capital Markets/Commercial Lending Practice, representing financial institutions, REITs, private equity funds, alternative lenders and commercial borrowers in finance and restructuring transactions.
Bradley is pleased to announce that Jennifer L. Galloway, counsel in the firm’s Tampa office, has been accepted into the inaugural class of the American Bar Association (ABA) Business Law Section Leadership Academy for 2019-2021.
Thompson Coburn partners Rick Mueller and Heather Counts continued their string of product liability victories for Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A., after a jury in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida returned a verdict in Yamaha’s favor on Monday afternoon.
Holland & Knight is pleased to announce its role in establishing a Miami chapter of Legal Hackers, a global movement of lawyers, designers, entrepreneurs, policy advocates, researchers, students, teachers and technologists who explore and develop creative solutions to issues at the intersection of law and technology.
After an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division (WHD), ASAP Courier & Logistics LLC – based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida – has paid $64,027 in back wages to 160 employees for violating overtime and recordkeeping requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
Blackwater Protection & Detective Agency, LLC will pay $35,000 and furnish other relief to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the agency announced.
EMS Site Development LLC - a Boca Raton, Florida, engineering contractor – has paid $51,623 in wages to 61 employees after a U.S. Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division (WHD) investigation determined the employer violated overtime and recordkeeping provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
Greenberg Traurig, P.A.Boca Raton Shareholders Marcia H. Langley and Bruce C. Rosetto led a team of attorneys who closed July 3 on $225 million in financing for the Via Mizner project on behalf of developer Penn-Florida Companies.