Legal Roundup

BARKER & COOK P.A.: Former employee accused of violating noncompete agreement

By Barker & Cook, P.A. | Aug 30, 2018

For companies in Florida who operate in the food and beverage industry, protecting product recipes is imperative.

FISHER RUSHMER: 6 Fisher Rushmer, P.A. Attorneys Included in the 25th Edition of The Best Lawyers In America©

By | Aug 30, 2018

At Fisher Rushmer, P.A., we are proud to announce that 6 of our attorneys were once again included in TheBest Lawyers in America© 2019 edition.

WHITTEL & MELTON LLC: Diner Suing Orlando Restaurant Over Slip and Fall

By | Aug 30, 2018

A diner is suing Tijuana Flats Inc., claiming she injured herself at the restaurant after tripping and falling on mats that were overlapping and caused a dangerous condition.

WHITTEL & MELTON LLC: Customer Says Gulfport Bar/Grill Negligence Lead to Attack

By | Aug 28, 2018

A Pinellas County customer is suing a Gulfport bar/grill, alleging negligent supervision led to him being attacked.

BARKER & COOK P.A.: Raytheon accuses former employee of theft of trade secrets

By Barker & Cook, P.A. | Aug 28, 2018

Upon choosing to turn in a letter of resignation, companies in Florida and elsewhere may expect an employee to turn over any sensitive materials before accepting a position with a competitor.

KUHN LAW FIRM PA: Is My Revocable Trust Liable for My Personal Debts?

By | Aug 28, 2018

A trust is a vehicle for disposing of your assets without the need for probate after you die.

VERNIS & BOWLING: Deborah Martin, esq. to speak at Orlando Iasiu Meeting

By Vernis & Bowling | Aug 28, 2018

Deborah Martin (Palm Beach), will speak at the Orlando Chapter meeting of IASIU on September 27, 2018.

HOLLAND & KNIGHT LLP: Benjamin Robinson Joins Holland & Knight’s Construction Practice in Florida

By | Aug 24, 2018

Litigation attorney Benjamin Robinson has joined Holland & Knight's Orlando office and National Construction Industry Practice as a partner.

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TRITICO RAINEY PLLC: Former Houston Texan Facing Fraud Charges

By | Aug 24, 2018

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

KUHN LAW FIRM PA: How Does a “Tenancy by the Entirety” Work in Florida?

By | Aug 24, 2018

One way that married couples can leave an asset to one another without the need for probate is by holding the property as “tenants by the entirety.

MICHAEL L. FEINSTEIN PA: Business Litigation Underway Involving Tinder Owners

By Michael L. Feinstein, P.A. | Aug 24, 2018

Business owners know that they will likely face conflicts in some form or another. Issues can arise with clients, customers, partners or current or former employees.

BARRON & REDDING PA: Barron & Redding receives 2018 Panama City Living Readers’ Choice Award

By | Aug 24, 2018

Each year, Panama City Living Magazine and its readers select the best-of-the-best among local businesses.

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

By | 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 | 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.

BRADLEY ARANT BOULT CUMMINGS: Bradley Partner Troy Carnrite Named to TBBJ "40 Under 40" for 2018

By | Aug 24, 2018

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings issued the following announcement on Aug. 20.Bradley attorney Troy Carnrite has been named to the Tampa Bay Business Journal’s 2018 “Top 40 Under 40,” which honors up-and-coming professionals in the Tampa Bay community.

BRADLEY ARANT BOULT CUMMINGS: Jason Mehta Selected for 2019 Leadership Tampa Class

By | Aug 24, 2018

Bradley is pleased to announce that Jason P. Mehta, a partner in the firm’s Tampa office, has been selected for the 2019 Leadership Tampa Class of the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce.

BARKER & COOK P.A.: Nike facing lawsuit following claims of workplace discrimination

By Barker & Cook, P.A. | Aug 24, 2018

Many companies in Florida and across the nation consider it vital to promote equality among employees and keep hostility out of the workplace.

MICHAEL L. FEINSTEIN PA: A Severance Package Can Protect Your Business

By Michael L. Feinstein, P.A. | Aug 24, 2018

One of the most distasteful jobs of a manager is terminating employees. Because there is always the potential for legal backlash, you probably tread very carefully when considering letting someone go.

ROSENTHAL LAW GROUP: Getting out of Contract is a lot easier than you think if you made a mistake when you agreed!

By Rosenthal Law Group | Aug 24, 2018

In 2013, Thomas Deprince, a passenger aboard a cruise ship, visited the cruise ship’s jewelry store, which was operated by Starboard Cruise Services, and expressed an interest in purchasing a fifteen to twenty carat loose diamond.

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