Attorney discipline: 14 punished in South Florida

The Florida Supreme Court disciplined 14 South Florida attorneys in recent actions brought by The Florida Bar. The actions: Rashmi Airan-Pac e, of South Miami, was granted a disciplinary revocation, with leave to seek readmission after five years, effect.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2015

5 things to know, including Florida"s two potential candidates for president

Good morning, South Florida. Happy Passover. Happy Easter. 1. Rubio ready to announce his next move It looks like U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio will announced his bid on April 13 at downtown Miami's Freedom Tower. A recent poll from Quinnipiac University ranks .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 3rd, 2015

5 things to know, including more noise from Trump and some heat for Vanilla Ice

Good morning, South Florida. Man, that Donald Trump makes a lot of noise. 1. Trump just wants to cut the lawn Donald Trump has sued the city of Doral over its noise ordinance. The city's code compliance department has slammed his resort, the Trump Natio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 19th, 2015

Universal’s Sapphire Falls permits reveal more than just resort plans

Universal Parks & Resorts' latest water permit applications for Sapphire Falls hint at other activity that might be planned for Orlando — including a new restaurant, parking garage and possibly a water park. The permits, granted by the South Florida Wa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2015

5 things to know, including the Uber, Lyft smackdown in Broward County

Good morning, South Florida. Pop quiz: What company is worth more? Exxon Mobil Corp., Berkshire Hathaway, Google or Apple? (See answer in last item.) 1. Uber and Lyft dealt regulatory setback in Broward County "If you're going to run a business ... you .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2015

Avis Budget Expands Fleet, Now Flaunts a Maserati Ghibli - Analyst Blog

Avis Budget Group, Inc. ( CAR ) has added  Maserati's Ghibli to its Avis Car Rental's fleet. Ghibli is available at only select locations, including Dallas, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Orlando, San Francisco and South Florida. The 2015.....»»

Category: blogSource: nasdaqJan 9th, 2015

Fifteen South Florida health centers awarded grants under Obamacare

The federal government awarded $13.4 million in grants to 48 health centers in Florida, including 15 in South Florida, through the Affordable Care Act. The money will support the creation of 215 jobs so the clinics can increase access to primary care. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2014

WHO’S NEWS: Brian Meier takes his team to Corcoran; Dianne Minogue named top Duchess County broker

The Corcoran Group announced Brian Meier and his team have joined the firm. Meier moves to Corcoran with his eight-member team including Zachary Rothstein, Matthew Pucker, Jamie Heinlein, Scott Savory, Kate Stewart, and Alana Fried among others. As part o.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMay 22nd, 2015

4 South Florida men charged for $25M sweepstakes fraud

A group of South Florida men were indicted for participating in a sweepstakes fraud scheme, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Florida announced Thursday. More than $25 million was collected through the scheme since at least 2010, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2015

CoStar"s People of Note (May 17 - 23)

It's time to update those contact managers with CoStar's People of Note, reporting news on significant new CRE hires and promotions. This week's issue includes the following markets: South Florida, Charlotte, Los Angeles, Orlando, Atlanta, New York City,.....»»

Category: realestateSource: costarMay 22nd, 2015

3 lessons from South Florida’s influential business women

The Signature Grand in Davie was packed for the South Florida Business Journal’s 2015 Influential Business Women Awards on Thursday. Close to 400 attendees came to recognize 25 of the most influential businesswomen in the region. From sectors of bankin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 21st, 2015

2 area multifamily complexes sold for $41.9M

Central Florida’s apartment market continues to draw investor interest — including older properties that aren’t claiming as big a price tag as other recent transactions. Two Florida real estate firms spent a combined $41.9 million to buy apartment .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 21st, 2015

Orlando sushi, Chinese food restaurants temporarily closed for roaches

Two local restaurants temporarily closed their doors last week after several health violations were reported, including roach activity, according to the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation. Hibachi Sushi Buffet at 8216 World Center D.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 20th, 2015

Cuba in talks to establish relationship with Florida bank, report says

Cuba has established a banking relationship with a United States-based institution, overcoming a major hurdle in repairing diplomatic relations, according to a report from NBC 6 South Florida . A senior State Department official spoke broke the news anon.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 19th, 2015

Connecticut Votes to Ban Powdered Alcohol, Citing Incidents of Snorting

On Monday afternoon, the Connecticut House of Represenatives voted en masse to ban the sale of powered alcohol.  In March, the federal government approved the sale of powered alcohol, but a number of states have already moved to ban it, including South C.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 18th, 2015

​The South is hot for deals: Here"s how investors see the M&A market in Florida and its environs

The Southeast is ripe for investment, and private equity groups are starting to sit up and take notice. That’s the finding of a recent survey by FourBridges Capital Advisors, a Chatanooga, Tenn.,-based investment banking firm that works middle-market c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2015

Deena Cortese, Star of MTV’s Jersey Shore, Appearing at Crazy Horse in Pompano Beach Florida

Deena Cortese, star of MTV’s “Jersey Shore” & VH1’s “Couples Therapy” will be appearing at the new Crazy Horse in Pompano Beach located in sunny South Florida on May 23. Tonia Ryan, the public relations and marketing di.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMay 18th, 2015

India, South Korea to deepen defence and economic cooperation

India and South Korea today agreed to upgrade their ties to 'Special Strategic Partnership' and deepen cooperation in defence sector as the two sides signed seven agreements including on avoidance of double taxation......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 18th, 2015

Seoul proposes talks with Pyongyang over wage row

South Korea's unification ministry on Monday confirmed that it has offered to hold talks on the management of an inter-Korean economic zone, including the ongoing wage hike row for North Korean workers......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 18th, 2015

India, South Korea ink seven agreements

India and South Korea on Monday inked seven agreements, including on Avoidance of Double Taxation and shipping, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with South Korean President Park Geun-hye here......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 18th, 2015