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Florida Board of Bar Examiners cancels in-person July exam; moves to an online format in August

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The Florida Board of Bar Examiners, with the approval of the Supreme Court, has cancelled the in-person administration of the...

COVID-19 budget cuts claim a number of court projects

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A new courthouse for the Second District Court of Appeal, funding for 10 new judgeships, and improvements for four county...

July 1, 2020 Disciplinary Actions

Disciplinary Actions
The Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 10 attorneys, disbarring two, revoking the license of one, suspending six,...

RJAC works on technology, ex parte rules

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Rules on taking testimony in courts using audio-visual technology and on when indigent defendants represented by counsel can file ex...

Florida’s law schools come together to address racial justice

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In light of “longstanding and recent acts of racist violence,” the deans of the 12 law schools in Florida have...

Palm Beach County Bar Association holds parking lot installation

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It’s a sign of the times in the midst of a pandemic, traditions taking a back seat to safety. For...

Never hit send in anger: Navigating professionalism in the electronic age

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Virtual technology is revolutionizing the administration of justice, but the digital age is also exacting a toll on the legal...

Marsy’s Law procedural rules advancing

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Procedural rules to carry out the Marsy’s Law victims’ rights constitutional amendment have been approved by rules committees and are...

Flim flam artists still look to sting Florida lawyers

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Like many of his colleagues, Lakeland attorney Daniel Medina has grown comfortable communicating with clients via remote technology during the...

Foundation enlists former NBA players to promote civil legal services

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Six former professional basketball players are participating in an upcoming public service ad campaign to benefit The Florida Bar Foundation....