News2019-07-22T19:49:21+00:00
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MAIA ARON, PRESIDENT OF JEWISH NATIONAL FUND FOR MIAMI, HOSTS FIRST ANNUAL BREAKFAST FOR ISRAEL (DECEMBER 2019)
MAIA ARON AND MARTY KEANE ANNOUNCED AS NEW MM&H HIRES BY LAW360 (NOVEMBER 2019)
JOSH MIGDAL LENDS EXPERT OPINION IN “FRAUDULENT MORTGAGE APPLICATIONS DECLINE IN SOUTH FLORIDA” FOR SFBJ (NOVEMBER 2019)
DON HAYDEN RECOGNIZED AS LEADING LEGAL FIGURE IN US BY IRISH LEGAL 100 2019 (OCTOBER 2019)
DON HAYDEN FEATURED IN LAW360 AND AP ARTICLES AS HELMS-BURTON EXPERT AMID AMERICAN AIRLINES/LATAM SUIT (SEPTEMBER 2019)
MM&H FEATURED IN DBR “MARK MIGDAL BILLS ITSELF AS A DIFFERENT KIND OF LITIGATION BOUTIQUE” (SEPTEMBER 2019)

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  • Candidates Updated EB-5 Rules

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

December 10th, 2019|Comments Off on 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 [...]

  • Etan Mark, Founding Partner at Mark Migdal & Hayden GM Fiat bribing racketeer

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

November 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on 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 [...]

  • Miami Mark Migdal New Partners Marty Keane

MIAMI BOUTIQUE MARK MIGDAL ADDS 2 EXPERIENCED LITIGATORS

November 13th, 2019|Comments Off on 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 [...]

FRAUDULENT MORTGAGE APPLICATIONS DECLINE IN SOUTH FLORIDA

November 6th, 2019|Comments Off on 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 [...]

  • Hello Brave New World: Law Firms and Their Clients Are Increasingly Interacting Via Text or Chat Messages

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

September 30th, 2019|Comments Off on 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? [...]

  • Mark Migdal Bills Itself as a Different Kind of Litigation Boutique

MARK MIGDAL BILLS ITSELF AS A DIFFERENT KIND OF LITIGATION BOUTIQUE

September 26th, 2019|Comments Off on 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 [...]

  • 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)José Ramón López Regueiro speaks during a press conference in Coral Gables, Florida on Wednesday, September 25, 2019.

LATAM SUED OVER USE OF CUBAN AIRPORT

September 25th, 2019|Comments Off on 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 [...]

  • Don Hayden comments on the latest Helms-Burton lawsuit against American Airlines and LATAM Airlines.

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

September 25th, 2019|Comments Off on 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 [...]

  • Lawyers Wary of Helms-Burton Litigation After Favorable Rulings, More Lawsuits

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

September 4th, 2019|Comments Off on 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 [...]

Press Releases

Media Contacts: ANDER & Co   Suzanne Schmidt Perez-Bernal (suzanne@anderpr.com)   Bryna Winer (bryna@anderpr.com)

PRESS RELEASE ARCHIVE

Press Releases

Media Contacts: ANDER & Co   Suzanne Schmidt Perez-Bernal (suzanne@anderpr.com)   Bryna Winer (bryna@anderpr.com)

  • Buttons

BUTTONS ADDRESS ATTORNEY MENTAL HEALTH

September 16th, 2019|Comments Off on BUTTONS ADDRESS ATTORNEY MENTAL HEALTH

Kevin Gale, South Florida Business and Wealth | September 16, 2019 Don Hayden models one of the buttons used in the 28 Legal Minds campaign Mark Migdal & Hayden has begun a mental [...]

  • Image of a blind justice statue saying no more turning a blind eye to the legal profession's mental health crisis

#28LEGALMINDS: MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN LAUNCHES MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

June 25th, 2019|Comments Off on #28LEGALMINDS: MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN LAUNCHES MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

By MM&H | June 25, 2019 Boutique litigation law firm shines light on mental health with fundraising initiative. MIAMI (June 25, 2019) – Florida litigation boutique law firm Mark Migdal & Hayden (MM&H), today announced [...]

  • Chambers USA 2019 Cover Detail

MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN RECOGNIZED IN CHAMBERS & PARTNERS USA GUIDE

April 25th, 2019|Comments Off on MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN RECOGNIZED IN CHAMBERS & PARTNERS USA GUIDE

Media Contacts:  ANDER & Co Suzanne Schmidt Perez-Bernal (suzanne@anderpr.com) Bryna Winer (bryna@anderpr.com) Specialty litigation firm the youngest Florida litigation firm recognized in 2019 edition MIAMI (April 25, 2019) – Florida boutique litigation law firm Mark [...]

MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN GROWS TEAM WITH ADDITION OF YANIV ADAR

February 5th, 2019|Comments Off on MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN GROWS TEAM WITH ADDITION OF YANIV ADAR

Media Contacts:  ANDER & Co Suzanne Schmidt Perez-Bernal (suzanne@anderpr.com) Bryna Winer (bryna@anderpr.com) Boutique litigation law firm deepens bench as it nears two-year anniversary Yaniv Adar MIAMI (Feb. 5, 2019) – Florida boutique litigation [...]

  • Alligator litigator ping pong

MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN LAW FIRM EXPANDS WITH ADDITION OF TWO ATTORNEYS, AND A PING PONG TABLE

November 13th, 2018|Comments Off on MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN LAW FIRM EXPANDS WITH ADDITION OF TWO ATTORNEYS, AND A PING PONG TABLE

Media Contacts:  ANDER & Co Suzanne Schmidt Perez-Bernal (suzanne@anderpr.com) Bryna Winer (bryna@anderpr.com) Former Berger Singerman and Genovese Joblove & Battista, P.A. attorneys join the boutique litigation law firm MIAMI (Nov. 13, 2018) – Florida boutique [...]

  • MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN PARTNER LARA O’DONNELL GRILLO TO SERVE ON INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF DEFENSE COUNSEL

MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN PARTNER LARA O’DONNELL GRILLO TO SERVE ON INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF DEFENSE COUNSEL

December 13th, 2017|Comments Off on MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN PARTNER LARA O’DONNELL GRILLO TO SERVE ON INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF DEFENSE COUNSEL

Media Contacts:  ANDER & Co Suzanne Schmidt Perez-Bernal (suzanne@anderpr.com) Bryna Winer (bryna@anderpr.com) MM&H partner, Lara O'Donnell Grillo MIAMI (Dec.13, 2017) – Florida boutique litigation law firm Mark Midgal & Hayden (MM&H) announced today [...]

Published Papers

Published Papers

FRANCHISING WORLD FACES UNCERTAIN FUTURE AS NEW FRANCHISE LAW TAKES EFFECT

November 3rd, 2019|Comments Off on FRANCHISING WORLD FACES UNCERTAIN FUTURE AS NEW FRANCHISE LAW TAKES EFFECT

By Martin Keane One of the unique aspects of the franchise business model has long been that many franchisees are considered independent contractors. However, a new franchise law set to take effect in California looks [...]

CONTROLLING COSTS IN ARBITRATION

August 27th, 2017|Comments Off on CONTROLLING COSTS IN ARBITRATION

By Don Hayden While arbitration remains the best mechanism to ensure neutrality and enforceability of cross-border disputes, it has come under fire in the last decade, particularly from some corporate counsel and practitioners given a [...]

SUPREME COURT DECISION STRENGTHENS PROTECTIONS TO PREGNANT EMPLOYEES UNDER FEDERAL PREGNANCY DISCRIMINATION ACT.

August 27th, 2017|Comments Off on SUPREME COURT DECISION STRENGTHENS PROTECTIONS TO PREGNANT EMPLOYEES UNDER FEDERAL PREGNANCY DISCRIMINATION ACT.

By Don Hayden On March 25th, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a very favorable decision for pregnant employees seeking protection under the Pregnancy Discrimination Act, 92 Stat. 2076, 42 U.S.C. §2000 et. seq. (“PDA”), that [...]

INTERESTING DEBATE ON SEPARATION OF POWERS DOCTRINE ANTICIPATED IN UPCOMING FLORIDA SUPREME COURT ARGUMENT OF APPROPRIATENESS OF EXPERT STANDARD IMPOSED BY LEGISLATURE

August 27th, 2017|Comments Off on INTERESTING DEBATE ON SEPARATION OF POWERS DOCTRINE ANTICIPATED IN UPCOMING FLORIDA SUPREME COURT ARGUMENT OF APPROPRIATENESS OF EXPERT STANDARD IMPOSED BY LEGISLATURE

By Don Hayden In July 2013, Section 90.702 of the Florida Evidence Code, which governs the admissibility of expert testimony, was amended to adopt the same standard for admission of expert testimony used by federal [...]

QUE RICO? DISCARDING THE FALLACY THAT FLORIDA RICO AND FEDERAL RICO ARE IDENTICAL

July 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on QUE RICO? DISCARDING THE FALLACY THAT FLORIDA RICO AND FEDERAL RICO ARE IDENTICAL

By Etan Mark The Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO)1 has been called one of “the most misused statutes in the federal corpus of law.”2 The federal criminal RICO statute, passed in 1970, was [...]

INADVERTENT DOCUMENT PRODUCTIONS AND THE THREAT OF ATTORNEY DISQUALIFICATION

July 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on INADVERTENT DOCUMENT PRODUCTIONS AND THE THREAT OF ATTORNEY DISQUALIFICATION

by Etan Mark Before you embark on the journey of revenge, dig two graves. —Proverb Imagine a scenario in which a particularly obnoxious opposing counsel dumps 10,000 pages of documents on your doorstep three weeks [...]