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16
Jul

Eleventh Circuit Recognizes Hostile Work Environment Claim

Author:  Dana Chang, Associate at Florida Law Alliance Member firm Clarke Silverglate, P.A.  You may reach Dana directly at DChang@cspalaw.com or via phone at 305.347.1547. The Eleventh Circuit recently joined its sister circuits in recognizing a claim for retaliatory hostile work environment under Title VII in Gowski v. Peake, 2012 WL 1986446 (11th Cir. 2012). […]

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17
May

PIP’s Final Solution?

On Friday, March 09, 2012 at 9:53 PM, HB119 passed on a 22-17 vote in the Senate; after lengthy battles in both the House and Senate. Some changes take effect immediately (such as tougher licensing standards for medical providers, the creation of an anti-fraud task force with statewide jurisdiction and much harsher sanctions for those engaging in fraudulent activities). More drastic alterations will be in 2013, primarily in the form of rate reductions.

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17
May

Amendments to Florida Rule of Civil Procedure 1.720 – Mediation Procedures

New rules governing mediation went into effect on January 1, 2012. These amendments to Florida Rule of Civil Procedure 1.720 will impose additional requirements on insurance companies and their representatives attending mediation.

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19
Sep

Florida Law Firms Form Alliance

Six Florida Firms Launch the Florida Law Alliance New website streamlines the process of finding legal representation in Florida. Miami, FL – September 19, 2011 Companies and individuals in Florida can now turn to the new Florida Law Alliance website to find law firms in all major areas throughout Florida. The Alliance is not a partnership, […]

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15
Sep

Clark Partington

We are the law firm of Clark, Partington, Hart, Larry, Bond & Stackhouse. For more than three decades we have provided legal counsel to major corporations, businesses, families and individuals.

Our strategy is simple: over 35 experienced attorneys working as a team to provide resources for each client. At the same time, we offer the personalized, one-on-one attention that each client needs and deserves.

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15
Sep

Clarke Silverglate, P.A.

Clarke Silverglate, P.A. represents corporate America in litigated matters at the trial and appellate levels in the state and federal courts throughout Florida. The firm’s areas of litigation include product liability, medical liability, professional liability, employment disputes, commercial disputes, business torts, intellectual property, transportation, construction, premises liability, inland marine, personal injury defense, admiralty, environmental claims, toxic torts, mass tort litigation and insurance coverage. The firm is A.V. rated by Martindale-Hubbell, is listed in Best’s Directory of Recommended Insurance Attorneys, included in the prestigious Chambers and Partners, publishers of The Chambers Guides, and is consistently rated by the South Florida Legal Guide and Florida Trend Magazine as one of the top law firms in South Florida.

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15
Sep

Fisher, Rushmer, Werrenrath, Dickson, Talley & Dunlap, P.A.

Since 1984, our Orlando law firm of Fisher, Rushmer, Werrenrath, Dickson, Talley & Dunlap, P.A., has been providing legal advice and services to clients in Central Florida. First and foremost, we are an experienced litigation firm with attorneys who are passionate about the law. We care about every client and every case.

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15
Sep

Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A.

Founded in 1924, Henderson Franklin is headquartered in Fort Myers, Florida, and has offices in Sanibel Island and Bonita Springs. We are proud of our role in the history of Southwest Florida, and in the formation of many of its communities and businesses. From two forward-thinking partners in 1924, Henderson Franklin has grown to be the largest locally based, full-service regional firm, serving the needs of our clients throughout Southwest Florida, with a focus on Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades Counties.

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15
Sep

Marks Gray, P.A.

Founded in 1899, by Richard Marks, Marks Gray is proud to be in our second century of business in the Jacksonville community. Marks Gray has solid roots in Jacksonville, in Florida and in the Southeast.

Marks Gray attorneys represents national, regional and local clients. Along with our long standing civil litigation practice, we have been servicing organizations diverse and complex needs inherent in today’s business world. Our practice areas include extensive commercial and civil trail defense, professional liability and other tort defense litigation.

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