Holland & Knight has been recognized with the Outstanding Services Award for the eighth consecutive year by the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Military Pro Bono Project. It is the only law firm or company to receive the award every year since its inception in 2012.
Francis A. “Frank” Citera and Jaret L. Davis, shareholders of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A., have been appointed to the University of Miami School of Law Dean’s Advisory Committee (DAC). Members of the DAC will serve as key advisors to Dean Anthony E. Varona, providing feedback and insight on major issues facing the school.
After an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD), Flagler Hospital Inc. – based in St. Augustine, Florida – will pay $107,185 in back wages to 141 employees for violating the overtime and recordkeeping requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia visited American workers in South Florida to discuss the recently signed United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) and workforce development. Secretary Scalia toured Gaumard Scientific – a manufacturer of medical simulators – and participated in a roundtable discussion with Miami business leaders at the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce.
Florida Chief Justice Charles T. Canady Friday updated members of The Florida Bar Board of Governors about issues before the judicial branch and expressed gratitude for the “very good start” for state courts in the budget process under way in the legislature.
Azul Wellness, LLC, doing business as Orlando Float, and Orlando massage therapy company, will pay $27,000 and provide equitable relief to settle a pregnancy discrimination lawsuit by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency announced.