MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT
A Thanksgiving Message from Bar President Ramón Abadin.
The Florida Bar Journal December
The December issue of The Florida Bar Journal is now available online, featuring articles on:
- Attorneys’ fees under the Wrongful Act Doctrine
- Demonstrative evidence
- Florida’s new equity crowdfunding exemption
- The Wild Card Exemption on Florida homestead property in bankruptcy proceedings
The Florida Bar News
The December 1 Bar News is now online with stories including:
· A bill to overhaul the forensic mental health system.
· A judge who lends an assist to emerging democracies.
· The portal being retooled to handle large documents.
Learn how to beef up your personal Facebook security settings ... ... For additional information on this tip and others, visit the Tech Tips page.
13th Circuit County Court vacancy - due Nov. 30
18th Circuity Brevard County - due Dec. 1
Board of Governors
Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc. Seeks Director Applicants – Deadline Extended to Nov. 25
Board to Make Appointments in January - Application deadline Dec. 11
Constitution Revision Commission
The LeRoy Collins Institute kicked off efforts to educate and engage Floridians in the 2017-2018 Constitution Revision Commission through a public education campaign and, in conjunction with The Florida Bar, released a Citizens’ Guide to the Constitution Revision Commission.
Florida Supreme Court JNC
Make plans to attend The Florida Bar's Winter Meeting, January 21-23 at the Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista. Book your hotel room today and to take advantage of our special group rate today.
Find a Lawyer
Daily News Summary
FLORIDA CIVIL JUSTICE ACCESS COMMISSION MARKS ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARYThe Florida Commission on Access to Civil Justice, chaired by Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice Jorge Labarga, marks its first-year annive...
MOST ATTORNEYS BACK FLA. BAR CHALLENGE TO EXPERT WITNESS RULESThe Florida Bar Board of Governors received 688 comments regarding a proposal to overturn a 2013 change in the standards for the admissibili...
MEASURE WOULD OVERHAUL FORENSIC MENTAL HEALTH SYSTEMMiami-Dade County Judge Steve Leifman -- now in the eighth year of trying to revamp what he calls an antiquated, fragmented mental health sy...