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WILSON ELSER MOSKOWITZ EDELMAN & DICKER: Bussey Named Trial Lawyer of the Year 2018 - Defense by Central Florida ABOTA

By Press release submission | Nov 6, 2018

John W Bussey III (Senior Counsel-Orlando) has been awarded Trial Lawyer of the Year, which is presented each year by the Central Florida Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (CF-ABOTA).

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Fort Lauderdale considers suing Big Oil amidst federal court rulings rejecting climate change theories

By John Sammon | Nov 2, 2018

FORT LAUDERDALE (Legal Newsline) – The Fort Lauderdale City Commission is considering suing oil companies over the climate change activists say could raise sea coastal levels to catastrophic proportions.

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Billionaire mega-donor Steyer picks favorite AG hopefuls; More global warming cases possible

By John O'Brien | Sep 13, 2018

Democrat challengers aspiring to become the top lawyers in their states have received financial boosts from Tom Steyer, a billionaire investor and environmental activist who some feel is a driving force behind the recent string of climate change lawsuits struggling to persuade judges to punish the energy industry.

Florida not the correct jurisdiction for Union Carbide asbestos lawsuit, appeals court rules

By Takesha Thomas | Aug 29, 2018

The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court's decision to dismiss a Florida woman's asbestos lawsuit against Union Carbide Corporation.

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TRITICO RAINEY PLLC: Former Houston Texan Facing Fraud Charges

By Press release submission | Aug 24, 2018

As a Houston Texan, Marlon McCree scored his first career touchdown on a 95-yard interception return against the Tennessee Titans.

OSHA LIANG LLP: Jonathan Osha Receives Best Lawyers in America 2019 Recognition

By Press release submission | Aug 24, 2018

Managing Partner Jonathan Osha was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 in the fields of Litigation: Patent and Patent Law.

TEXAS OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL: AG Paxton Issues Statement After Court Ruling Blocks City of Austin’s Unlawful Sick Leave Ordinance

By Press release submission | Aug 24, 2018

Attorney General Ken Paxton issued the following statement after the Court of Appeals for the 3rd District of Texas entered an order enjoining the city of Austin's unlawful paid sick leave ordinance pending appeal.

Hobby Lobby sued after woman claims she slipped and fell at Coral Springs store

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jul 29, 2018

The plaintiff alleges that she suffered injury, pain, disability and humiliation from the fall on slick tiles and uneven flooring at the store's premises in 2014.

Customer blames department store operator for finger injury

By Philip Gonzales | Jun 13, 2018

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County woman is suing a department store operator, alleging negligence led to a serious finger injury.

Collins Asset says Miami property owner hasn't paid $114,552 mortgage

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 2, 2018

ORLANDO — A Texas-based company is suing a Florida resident for unjust enrichment due to unpaid debt.

Motorist alleges State Farm failed to provide crash coverage

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Mar 28, 2018

FORT LAUDERDALE — A Broward County woman is suing a motorist and insurance company, alleging negligence and breach of contract.

Florida appeals court reverses ruling in insurance case

By Amanda Thomas | Mar 22, 2018

A Florida court has reversed a decision concerning deductibles, ruling in favor of insurance companies rather than health care providers.

Couple blames Longhorn Steakhouse for wife's injuries

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Mar 14, 2018

ORLANDO — A couple is suing an Orlando steakhouse restaurant, alleging negligence led to injuries for the wife.

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Opioid judge doesn't want media to know details of settlement talks

By Daniel Fisher | Feb 9, 2018

CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) - The judge overseeing multidistrict litigation against opioid manufacturers and distributors has named the teams of lawyers who will try to negotiate a settlement of hundreds of federal lawsuits - a complex task given parallel investigations and litigation by state attorneys general and potentially conflicting goals of private attorneys and their government counterparts.

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Usual Suspects: Lawyers used to getting their way in MDL process to lead opioid litigation

By Daniel Fisher | Jan 24, 2018

CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) - There will be a lot of familiar faces in U.S. District Judge Dan Polster’s courtroom in Cleveland on Jan. 31, when lawyers gather for a hearing on multidistrict litigation against the nation’s opioid manufacturers and distributors.

Whole Foods Market accused of failing to prevent individual from falling

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 15, 2017

An individual is suing Whole Foods Market IP LP for alleged negligence.

Unum Life Insurance Company of America allegedly breached insurance contract

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 24, 2017

An individual is suing Unum Life Insurance Company of America for alleged breach of contract.

Outback Steakhouse of Florida LLC allegedly failed to take safety measures

By Ma. Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 14, 2017

A customer is suing Outback Steakhouse of Florida LLC for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

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