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TIME FOR CANDIDATES TO RETHINK THE UPDATED EB-5 RULES?

Photo by Shutterstock By Tanya Sterling, GlobeSt.com | December 10, 2019 Miami, FL—Recently, the EB-5 Investor Visa Program was updated to reflect new rules that raise the minimum investment from $1 million to $1.8 million, and from $500,000 to $900,000 for a targeted employment area (TEA). The minimum investment amounts automatically adjusts every [...]

By |2019-12-10T20:42:27+00:00December 10th, 2019|MEDIA|Comments Off on TIME FOR CANDIDATES TO RETHINK THE UPDATED EB-5 RULES?

GM’S BRIBERY SUIT AGAINST FIAT FACES BUMPY ROAD IN COURT

By Vin Gurrieri, Law360 | Nov 22, 2019   Although General Motors' suit accusing rival Fiat Chrysler of violating the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act by bribing UAW officials isn't the first time RICO has popped up in civil disputes between competitors, GM still faces an uphill battle to keep the case in court, [...]

By |2019-11-25T22:51:13+00:00November 22nd, 2019|MEDIA|Comments Off on GM’S BRIBERY SUIT AGAINST FIAT FACES BUMPY ROAD IN COURT

MIAMI BOUTIQUE MARK MIGDAL ADDS 2 EXPERIENCED LITIGATORS

By Nathan Hale, Law360 | Nov 13, 2019 Miami-based Mark Migdal & Hayden has added a pair of new partners, who said they were attracted by the litigation boutique's progressive culture and entrepreneurial approach as well as its track record of taking on big cases and prominent clients. Maia Aron joins [...]

By |2019-11-14T17:11:26+00:00November 13th, 2019|MEDIA|Comments Off on MIAMI BOUTIQUE MARK MIGDAL ADDS 2 EXPERIENCED LITIGATORS

FRAUDULENT MORTGAGE APPLICATIONS DECLINE IN SOUTH FLORIDA

By Ashley Portero, South Florida Business Journal  |  Nov 6 2019 The number of fraudulent mortgage applications dropped in the third quarter, but South Florida still is leading in the U.S. in mortgage fraud. That's according to CoreLogic's third quarter mortgage fraud brief. Across Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties, there was a 22% decrease [...]

By |2019-11-06T23:36:16+00:00November 6th, 2019|MEDIA|Comments Off on FRAUDULENT MORTGAGE APPLICATIONS DECLINE IN SOUTH FLORIDA

HELLO BRAVE NEW WORLD: LAW FIRMS AND THEIR CLIENTS ARE INCREASINGLY INTERACTING VIA TEXT OR CHAT MESSAGES

As more clients ditch email for text and chat tools, attorneys and their law firms are forced to navigate the risks of operating in characters instead of paragraphs. Can they keep up with the times? By Rhys Dipshan, Corporate Counsel | September 30, 2019 at 01:00 AM Long accustomed to writing formal letters [...]

By |2019-10-01T18:22:35+00:00September 30th, 2019|MEDIA|Comments Off on HELLO BRAVE NEW WORLD: LAW FIRMS AND THEIR CLIENTS ARE INCREASINGLY INTERACTING VIA TEXT OR CHAT MESSAGES

MARK MIGDAL BILLS ITSELF AS A DIFFERENT KIND OF LITIGATION BOUTIQUE

The nine-attorney Miami law firm offers an "appreciation of our client’s real business issues, fee arrangements, substantive work, culture, technology and branding" and promises to give its professionals greater control over their careers. By Catherine Wilson, Daily Business Review | September 26, 2019 at 09:00 AM From left: Don Hayden, Etan Mark and Josh [...]

By |2019-10-01T18:21:11+00:00September 26th, 2019|MEDIA|Comments Off on MARK MIGDAL BILLS ITSELF AS A DIFFERENT KIND OF LITIGATION BOUTIQUE

LATAM SUED OVER USE OF CUBAN AIRPORT

By Gisela Salomon, AP | September 25, 2019 José Ramón López Regueiro speaks during a press conference in Coral Gables, Florida on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. The Cuban exile has filed a Helms-Burton suit against American Airlines and LATAM Airlines Group. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson) (Translated from Spanish) CORAL GABLES, Florida, USA (AP) - A Cuban [...]

By |2019-10-01T18:16:05+00:00September 25th, 2019|MEDIA|Comments Off on LATAM SUED OVER USE OF CUBAN AIRPORT

AIRLINES HIT WITH HELMS-BURTON SUIT OVER CUBA’S MAIN AIRPORT

By Nathan Hale, Law360 Law360 (September 25, 2019, 3:48 PM EDT) -- American Airlines Inc. and Chilean airline LATAM Airlines were hit with a Helms-Burton Act lawsuit Wednesday by a Miami man who claims to be the rightful owner of Cuba's José Martí International Airport and says the airlines trafficked in stolen property by operating [...]

By |2019-10-01T18:15:15+00:00September 25th, 2019|MEDIA|Comments Off on AIRLINES HIT WITH HELMS-BURTON SUIT OVER CUBA’S MAIN AIRPORT

LAWYERS WARY OF HELMS-BURTON LITIGATION AFTER FAVORABLE RULINGS, MORE LAWSUITS

Doubts and uncertainty remain over the viability of pursuing legal action against businesses for trafficking in property that was seized by the Cuban government following the island's communist revolution. By Zach Schlein, Law.com | September 04, 2019 at 03:36 PM The Carnival Cruise Ship Fascination at the Caribbean Sea. Photo: Solarisys/Shutterstock.com Florida litigators [...]

By |2019-10-01T18:12:32+00:00September 4th, 2019|MEDIA|Comments Off on LAWYERS WARY OF HELMS-BURTON LITIGATION AFTER FAVORABLE RULINGS, MORE LAWSUITS

INSIDE THE SAGA THAT LED REGALIA’S DEVELOPERS TO LOSE OWNERSHIP OF THEIR MOST PRIZED UNITS

By Katherine Kallergis, The Real Deal | August 22, 2019 01:30 PM Ruling caps a yearslong feud between the developers and their former attorney and rep Regalia and one of its developers, Gilberto Bomeny (Credit: Getty Images) A Miami-Dade judge ruled the developers of Regalia, a luxury condo tower in Sunny Isles Beach, [...]

By |2019-10-01T18:10:07+00:00August 22nd, 2019|MEDIA|Comments Off on INSIDE THE SAGA THAT LED REGALIA’S DEVELOPERS TO LOSE OWNERSHIP OF THEIR MOST PRIZED UNITS