Legal Roundup

COZEN O'CONNOR: Susan Eisenberg Named One of 2019’s Influential Business Women

By Cozen & O'Connor | Apr 16, 2019

The South Florida Business Journal has named Susan Eisenberg as one of 2019’s Influential Business Women. Susan was honored on March 15, 2019, at a luncheon in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

BRADLEY ARANT BOULT CUMMINGS: Bradley Wins Chapter 11 Reorganization of the Year Honor from M&A Advisor’s Turnaround Awards

By Bradley Arant Boult Cummings | Apr 16, 2019

Bradley is pleased to announce that it has received the 2018 Chapter 11 Reorganization of the Year ($50 to $100 million) Award from M&A Advisor for the firm’s role in the Chapter 11 case of Vanguard Healthcare and its 17 subsidiaries.

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR: U.s. Department of Labor Investigation Results in Florida Jimmy John’s Franchise Paying Civil Penalty for Child Labor Violations

By U.S. Department of Labor | Apr 15, 2019

MorBury OC LLC – operator of Jimmy John's Store 1151 restaurant in Orange City, Florida – has paid a civil penalty of $2,218 after a U.S. Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division (WHD) investigation found the employer violated child labor provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

GREENBERG TRAURIG: Greenberg Traurig’s Bruce Lower Speaks at American Resort Development Association World Conference

By Greenberg Traurig LLP | Apr 15, 2019

Bruce T. Lower, a Real Estate associate in the Orlando office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP, will moderate a panel titled, “Coffee with Millennials” at the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) World Conference, Tuesday, April 9, in Orlando, FL.

BAKER MCKENZIE LLP: Baker McKenzie is Awarded at ABA Antitrust Spring Meeting

By Baker & McKenzie LLP | Apr 15, 2019

On March 26-29 the American Bar Association held their Annual Antitrust Spring Meeting – the largest gathering of Antitrust practitioners, regulators and academics in the world.

BANKER LOPEZ GASSLER PA: Banker Lopez Gassler Receives Top Work Places Award

By Banker Lopez Gassler P.A. | Apr 9, 2019

Banker Lopez Gassler is pleased to announce that we have been named to the Tampa Bay Times 2019 Top Work Places list.

GREENBERG TRAURIG: Greenberg Traurig Hosts Americas Society/Council of Americas’ (AS/COA) Sixth Annual Women’s Hemispheric Network Forum in Miami

By Greenberg Traurig LLP | Apr 9, 2019

Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP. partnered with the Americas Society/Council of Americas (AS/COA) to host the sixth annual Women’s Hemispheric Network Forum in Miami.

GREENBERG TRAURIG: Greenberg Traurig Receives Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce Corporate Business of the Year Award

By Greenberg Traurig LLP | Apr 9, 2019

Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A. received the Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce "Corporate Business of the Year" award during the organization’s Annual Symposium & Business Leaders Luncheon on March 29.

FLORIDA OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL: Attorney General Moody Sponsors Crime Victims’ Rights Resolution

By Florida Office of the Attorney General | Apr 8, 2019

Attorney General Ashley Moody presented a resolution to the Governor and Florida Cabinet recognizing National Crime Victims’ Rights Week.

LITTLER MENDELSON: Littler Shareholder Jonathan Beckerman Appointed Miami Office Managing Shareholder

By Littler Mendelson P.C. | Apr 8, 2019

Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has appointed Jonathan Beckerman as office managing shareholder (OMS) of the firm’s Miami office.

FOX ROTHSCHILD LLP: Cameron Baker Joins The National Black Lawyers Top 40 Under 40

By Fox Rothschild LLP | Apr 2, 2019

Fox Rothschild LLP congratulates Cameron Baker, who accepted a membership to The National Black Lawyers Top 40 Under 40.

FOX ROTHSCHILD LLP: Thomas Oppenheimer Honored Among Daily Business Review’s Attorneys ‘On the Rise’

By Fox Rothschild LLP | Apr 1, 2019

Fox Rothschild LLP congratulates Thomas Oppenheimer, who was named to the list of attorneys “On the Rise” by the Daily Business Review.

GREENBERG TRAURIG: GT Attorneys to be Honored at Daily Business Review's 2019 Professional Excellence Awards

By Greenberg Traurig LLP | Apr 1, 2019

The Real Estate Practice of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A., firm Co-President Bradford D. Kaufman, and Shareholder Kerri L. Barsh will be honored at the Daily Business Review’s 2019 Professional Excellence Awards to be held on May 23 at the Rusty Pelican in Key Biscayne.

HOLLAND & KNIGHT: Lara M. Rios Named a Top Hispanic Attorney Under 40 by Hispanic National Bar Association

By Holland & Knight | Apr 1, 2019

Holland & Knight Senior Counsel Lara M. Rios was honored by the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) with its prestigious "Top Lawyers Under 40" award at a reception during the 2019 HNBA Corporate Counsel Conference in Albuquerque, N.M., on March 21.

MICHAEL L. FEINSTEIN PA: US Soccer Federation Facing Class Action Litigation Over Pay

By Michael L. Feinstein, P.A. | Mar 25, 2019

Running any type of business also means running the risk of facing lawsuits. In some cases, class action litigation can come against a business if consumers, clients, employees or other associated parties believe that they have faced issues as a result of the business's actions. When this happens, companies often have to mount a defense.

BARKER COOK: Stanley Black and Decker files breach of contract lawsuit

By Barker & Cook, P.A. | Mar 25, 2019

In an attempt to overcome extended periods of financial strain, many companies in Florida and elsewhere may choose release a new line of products under a brand name that previously proved profitable.

VERNIS & BOWLING: Matt Garnett, Esq. Promoted to Department Managing Attorney

By Vernis & Bowling | Mar 25, 2019

Vernis & Bowling is pleased to announce that Matt Garnett has been promoted to serve as a Department Managing Attorney in our Miami, Florida office.

WILSON ELSER: Benford Obtains Jury Verdict in Securities Litigation for Fraction of Demand Amount

By Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman and Dicker LLP | Mar 25, 2019

John Benford (Of Counsel-Orlando) obtained a favorable jury verdict at trial in a lawsuit brought by three major shareholders/investors of the client, a technology company.

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