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All members were sent a survey earlier this week from the Corporations Securities and Financial Services Committee regarding choice of jurisdiction for forming for-profit corporations. If you have not yet had a chance to fill out this short survey, please do so now!
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Did  you miss the Leadership in the Bar program, presented live on February 25, 2021? View it now.
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February 1st marked the start of Black History Month, a month dedicated to pay tribute to the vast contributions African Americans have made to history and society and to acknowledge the challenges they faced in their diaspora. The Business Law Section remembers groundbreaking black lawyers such as Thurgood Marshall and his immeasurable strides for the...
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January 25, 2021 Citizens Property Insurance Corporation v. Manor House, LLC, Case No. SC19-1394 (Fla. 2021). Consequential damages such as lost rent are typically not covered by insurance policies and are reached through a bad faith action under Florida Statute section 624.155. In Re: Amendments To The Florida Rules of Judicial Administration—2020 Regular-Cycle Report, Case...
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Did you miss View from the Bench 2020, or would you like to review it? Both the Miami and Tampa presentations are available on demand as either audio or audio/video. Course 4246-Tampa: Audio Only, Audio and Video, CD, DVD Course 4247- Miami: Audio Only, Audio and Video, CD, DVD Pricing $200.00 for members and $260.00 for non-members 3.5 general...
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Available here As we emerge from the pandemic the courts are bracing for a flood of eviction and foreclosure cases. This CLE will provides practical overview of eviction and foreclosure cases from beginning to the end. The CLE will highlight some traps for the unwary and common claims and defenses in these types of lawsuits....
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 Friends and Colleagues: Below are the links to the registration and information on the Business Law Section 2021 Executive Council Retreat to Savannah. In light of the current travel restrictions, I’ve planned for a domestic trip to Savannah, the first planned city in the country, full of history, legend and progress.  I hope you will be...
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Long time EC member and Tampa-based Bankruptcy Judge McEwen wrote a great article for the Out of State Division’s newsletter on the importance of pro bono in this pandemic era, and how it is easier than ever to give back without leaving your office. “But why stop at the minimum? Lawyers are generally overachievers. After...
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January’s Winter Meetings marked our fourth meeting conducted remotely via Zoom. We are all looking forward to the day when we can safely meet in person again. The Annual Convention is currently scheduled for June 9-13 at the Waldorf Astoria in Orlando. Fingers crossed! The Bankruptcy/UCC Committee voted to approve a proposal to amend Fla....
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Message from the Chair The term annus horribilis, the Latin term for “a terrible year”, is the phrase being used to describe 2020 in news headlines across the globe. After all, there are few descriptions that are better. For much of 2020, we have been deeply impacted and suffered great losses– lives lost, businesses demolished,...
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