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County court jurisdictional changes take effect January 1

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On January 1, Florida’s county courts will see their civil jurisdiction jump from $15,000 to $30,000, and court administrators and...

Track bills on The Florida Bar’s website

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Otto von Bismarck is credited with the saying, “If you like laws and sausages, you should never watch either one...

Report on protecting private information in court files clears FCTC

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Is the possibility that personal and otherwise confidential information will accidentally be released — with consequent liability for lawyers who...

Inventory attorneys, ethics advice on Board of Govenors’ December agenda

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When it meets December 6 in Orlando, the Board of Governors is expected to debate a host of proposed rule...

Annual Palermo Mentorship Program is underway

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ST. THOMAS UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW’S Honorable Peter R. Palermo Mentorship Program held its annual fall kickoff event with students...

CRC abolition moves in the House Civil Justice Subcommittee

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A move to eliminate the Constitution Revision Commission is picking up steam, with measures now moving in both chambers of...

Bar seeks a public member to serve on the Board of Governors

Continuing its practice of public involvement, The Florida Bar seeks a new nonlawyer to serve on its governing board. Since...

Judge Reddick portrait unveiled at the Broward County Judicial Complex

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THE T.J. REDDICK FOUNDATION, as well as the T.J. Reddick Bar Association, recently unveiled the portrait of The Honorable Thomas...

The Kass Shuler Law Firm assists veterans

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THE KASS SHULER LAW FIRM recently participated in the 2019 Veterans Outreach Court spearheaded by Hillsborough County Judge Daryl Manning....

Foundation seeks Medal of Honor Award nominees

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The Florida Bar Foundation will be accepting nominations for the 2020 Medal of Honor Awards until February 1. The Medal...