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The latest edition of Florida Bar News Briefs, a weekly podcast dedicated to what’s happening in the legal profession, is now...

Patricia Crauwels receives Judge John M. Scheb Professionalism Award

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The Sarasota chapter of the American Inn of Court has awarded Patricia D. Crauwels with its annual Judge John M....

NFL players and legal experts discuss the future of athlete empowerment at Cooley Law School

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Cooley Law School hosted Tampa Bay Buccaneers players William Gholston and Rachaad White during the 13th annual Howard Soifer Memorial...

Workgroup to study uncontested probate proceedings

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The Florida Supreme Court has established a Workgroup on Uncontested Probate Proceedings to make recommendations to “redesign and improve the...

Former Justice Department attorney Eli Rosenbaum and Palm Beach Circuit Judge Charles E. Burton awarded 

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Former Department of Justice attorney Eli Rosenbaum and Palm Beach Circuit Judge Charles E. Burton were both honored at this...

Florida Supreme Court settles K-9 vehicle drug sweep conflict

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The Florida Supreme Court, weighing a certified question regarding conflicting DCA rulings, has determined that K-9 units can order a...

Orlando Rolón to join the Board of Governors as a public member

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Orlando Rolón, a former police chief of Orlando, will join The Florida Bar Board of Governors as a public member....

ABOTA Ft. Lauderdale to host ‘Meet the Judges’ event May 29

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South Florida lawyers will have an opportunity to mingle with 17th Judicial Circuit judges on Wednesday, May 29, when the...

Court amends more rules in its efforts to streamline civil case management

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In its ongoing quest to “promote the fair and timely resolution of civil cases,” the Supreme Court has amended the...

Supreme Court alters deadline to respond to summary judgment motions

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In its continuing effort to streamline case management procedures, the Supreme Court May 23 amended the Rules of Civil Procedures...