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Young lawyers program pays tribute to Justice Ginsburg

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A Who’s Who of Florida judges and lawyers — many of them pioneers in their own right — met virtually...

October 1, 2020 Disciplinary Actions

Disciplinary Actions
The Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 11 attorneys, disbarring one, revoking the license of one, suspending eight,...

While much has changed, other pandemic accommodations may be necessary

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Judges and lawyers in the 10th Circuit have made great strides in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic but the greatest...

Changes in store for Freed to Run 4.0 Nov. 16-21

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Freed to Run 4.0 , November 16-21, will still feature six marathons in six days from Tallahassee to Jacksonville, but...

Gov. DeSantis appoints five to the bench

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Gov. Ron DeSantis announced September 23 the appointments of Joshua Hawkes to the Second Circuit court, Jennifer Swenson to the...

Online career counseling available October 14 at noon

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David Behrend, M.ED., director of Career Planning Services for Lawyers in Ardmore, Pennsylvania, and Florida Lawyers Assistance, will offer a...

Judge Latimore moves into leadership of Dependency Court Improvement Panel

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Judge Alicia Latimore, who serves in the Ninth Circuit Orange County Domestic Violence Division and presides over the circuit’s early...

CM/ECF document file size increased from 10mb to 50mb

Regular News
On September 22, 2020, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida increased CM/ECF’s file size limit...

Scam spoofs OSCA’s email domain

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The Miami-Dade courts have been made aware of an email scam that attempts to extort money from individuals through emails...

COVID-19 Pandemic Recovery Task Force looks for ways address case backlogs

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The Bar’s COVID-19 Pandemic Recovery Task Force, with the aid of the Trial Lawyers Section, is working on recommendations to...