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COME FOR THE TAX BREAK, STAY FOR THE COURTS?

If you’ve had experience with our court system, I’d bet you a cafecito that a major sticking point to achieving a utopian vision of a true business haven is our literally and figuratively crumbling judicial infrastructure. By Etan Mark for The Daily Business Review | January 15, 2020 With our beautiful weather, international access and [...]

By |2020-01-17T18:43:37+00:00January 15th, 2020|MEDIA|Comments Off on COME FOR THE TAX BREAK, STAY FOR THE COURTS?

UNDERFUNDING OUR COURTS IS BAD POLICY

By Etan Mark for South Florida Business and Wealth | December 2019 Our local legislators are running themselves ragged, trying to attract new business to South Florida while ignoring the needs of our judicial system and the impacts on surrounding businesses. Etan Mark, founding partner at Mark Migdal & Hayden. A few months [...]

By |2020-01-09T13:34:53+00:00December 16th, 2019|MEDIA|Comments Off on UNDERFUNDING OUR COURTS IS BAD POLICY

ON THE MOVE

By ALM Staff, The Daily Business Review | December 13, 2019 Brad Johnson has joined Gunster in West Palm Beach as a shareholder. Johnson’s practice focuses on business litigation and labor and employment law. Joseph A. Suarez has joined Chartwell Law in Miami as a partner. Suarez’s practice focuses on bad faith litigation, professional negligence, commercial litigation [...]

By |2020-01-09T13:46:38+00:00December 13th, 2019|MEDIA|Comments Off on ON THE MOVE

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

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 five years. The program, initially [...]

By |2020-01-09T13:57:25+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, attorneys [...]

By |2020-01-09T14:25:56+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 |2020-01-09T14:06:40+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