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Michael G. Tanner: President of The Florida Bar

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Michael G. Tanner was a young Midwestern boy, riding in the back of an unairconditioned Chevy, when he first saw...

Post-Tiara: Contracts Are Still King

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“Contracts are voluntary undertakings, and contracting parties are free to bargain for — and specify — the terms and conditions...

Turnkey Real Estate Investments as Securities

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Turnkey real estate investments, whereby a sponsor or promoter buys a piece of real estate, fixes it up, sells it...

Marine Canary in the Coal Mine: The Latest Threats to Manatee Survival and Efforts to Save Them

Animal Law
Your authors grew up in Florida enjoying the natural wonders of a relatively unspoiled state. One of these natural pleasures,...

Anatomy of a Business Divorce: Florida LLCs

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Businesses are started every day through a variety of legal mechanisms — sometimes lawyers assist the owners in creating the...

For Whom the Statute Tolls: An Analytical Look at the Tolling Provision in Florida’s Product Liability Statute of Repose

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A considerable amount of commentator and jurisprudential ink has been spilled on Florida’s product liability statute of repose through the...

An Analysis of Current Florida Law in Connection with Recovering Fees on Fees

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Under the long-standing “American Rule,” each party in litigation is responsible for its own attorneys’ fees and costs absent a...

The Deep Roots of Florida’s Public Official Standing Doctrine and Its Vital Role in Preserving Our Constitutional Separation of Powers

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Florida’s public official standing doctrine prohibits members of the executive branch from challenging the constitutionality of legislative action, unless the...

Lawyer Referral Fees and the (Unintended?) Legacy of Noris

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If a Florida attorney retains a fee interest in a referral, does he or she assume unlimited liability for the...

Florida’s Lawyer Discipline System: What Every Attorney Needs to Know

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The Florida Bar performs a number of important roles for the legal profession, and arguably none is more important than...