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Implementing bill for Marsy’s Law goes nowhere in Legislature

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Last January, the Senate Criminal Justice Committee held a hearing on the massive victims’ rights constitutional amendment, known as Marsy’s...

‘FAWL in love with GAL’

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Guardian ad Litem Program administrators are designing a guidance system for foster teens that is powered almost exclusively by women...

A core component to effective communication is listening

We lawyers play many roles in our interactions with clients. While we often regard ourselves as problem solvers, the attorney-client...

Funds appropriated to address Judicial Branch’s pay disparities

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 Now that the Legislature has signed off on the judiciary’s most urgent request — a $10.3 million incentive package...

Foundation to honor two lawyers with Medal of Honor

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Michael Bedke of Tampa and Richard C. Milstein of Miami have been selected as recipients of The Florida Bar Foundation’s...

Trial Lawyers Section updates its civil discovery handbook

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The latest edition of the “2019 Florida Handbook on Civil Discovery Practice” is hot off the presses, thanks to a...

Pay your annual Bar fees online

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 Florida Bar members, Authorized House Counsels, and Florida Registered Paralegals may pay their 2019-20 Florida Bar fees online by...

Justice Lagoa sworn in

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A daughter of Cuban exiles, a star student, a dedicated lawyer, an experienced appellate judge, mother, and wife was ceremonially...

Court clerks get a bit of the budget help they need

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Still facing annual shortfalls in the operations that support the trial courts, Florida’s clerks of courts got only partial relief...

Board to discuss online legal service providers

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When it convenes May 24 in Palm Beach, the Board of Governors is expected to begin debating a proposal that...