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Kudos

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I read with great interest R. Todd Harris’s article on Florida’s public official standing doctrine.  It was an excellent piece...

Lawyer Discipline

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In “Florida’s Lawyer Discipline System: What Every Attorney Needs to Know” (January/February), the author states the Bar has the “burden...

Alternative Oath

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I write in response to Samuel Fields’ letter titled “Oath of Admission” in the January/February 2021 Florida Bar Journal. Mr....

Oath of Admission

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While I am sure over the years there have been changes to The Florida Bar oath, the one thing that...

Dissenting Opinions

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I enjoyed Iman Zekri’s article on the role and impact of dissenting opinions (“Respectfully Dissenting: How Dissenting Opinions Shape the...

Florida’s Envirowreck

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It is heartening, and heartbreaking, to find two passionate and well-researched environment-centric articles in the September/October Journal. The first encourages...

Agency Deference

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While I have great respect for my good friends, Judge (Ret.) Frank Shepherd and Roberto Martinez, there can be much...

False Claims Act 

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The article, “A Whistleblower Hidden In Plain Sight: When Does an Employee Termination Risk a False Claims Act Filing?” (Jan/Feb)...

Asset Valuation and Personal Goodwill

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I recently read “The Issues Under Florida Law Relating to ‘Personal Goodwill’ in a Dissolution of Marriage, Part II” (November/December...

Coerced Confessions

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Kudos to attorney David C. Hardy for his excellent article on the case of Simon, A Slave v. The State...