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 something that could slow the construction boom

Good morning, South Florida. The summer is not over yet. We still have until Sept. 22. 1. Building boom could hit a glass ceiling The nation's commercial building boom has created a shortage of glass. Glass manufacturers can't keep with demand for the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 8th, 2015

Tampa, Port Richey attorneys disciplined by state Supreme Court

An attorney in Tampa and one in Port Richey were disciplined this week by the Florida Supreme Court, among 22 attorneys in the state. The Florida Bar is responsible for administering statewide discipline to enforce the state Supreme Court’s rules of pr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 30th, 2015

Local business, tourists not happy about Uber exiting Broward County

South Florida's Uber supporters — including business owners and some of the tourists that the region spends so many dollars to attract — were quick to blast their disappointment on social media platforms about the ride-sharing service's departure from.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 7th, 2015

Nearly 30 local attorneys to be honored for 50 years of service

The Florida Bar later this month will recognize 196 attorneys for 50 years of service, including 29 from Central Florida. The attorneys will be recognized for their dedication to the practice of law during a June 26 luncheon at The Florida Bar Annual Con.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2015

5 things to know, including South Florida"s swift reduction in "zombies"

Good morning, South Florida. 1. 'Night of the Living Dead' may be over for South Florida real estate "Zombie foreclosures" are down 46 percent in South Florida, year-over-year, according to RealtyTrac. This is when a lender comes to foreclose on a house.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 11th, 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

MLB"s Lack Of Knowledge About DraftKings Policies Is More Disturbing Than DFS Scandal Itself

(Disclosure:  The author consults for a fantasy sports provider that is in current litigation against DraftKings) Attorneys general of various states including New York are now investigating an  alleged "insider trading scandal" in which a DraftKin.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 7th, 2015

Miami New Construction Show 2015

Miami New Construction Show 2015 The Miami New Construction Show is a Premier Real Estate Event for Buyers and Investors, bringing together all the stakeholders in the market of new developments, luxury condominiums and housing projects in South Florida. .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsOct 7th, 2015

One of Dayton region"s largest hotels changes hands

A hotel in downtown Springfield has been sold to a Florida investment group. The 120-room Courtyard by Marriott hotel on South Fountain Avenue in Springfield has been purchased by Waramaug LS Hotels LLC, the company said in a statement. The sale closed l.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 7th, 2015

InterDigital enters into research agreement with University of South Florida

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fly's real-time, streaming news feed keeps individual investors, professional money managers, active trader.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 7th, 2015

14 Dead Amid 175 Water Rescues in South Carolina as Rain Finally Stops

South Carolina Highway Patrol received over 4,000 service calls, including 1,000 traffic collisions......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 6th, 2015

CenterState Banks (CSFL) to Acquire Community Bank of South Florida - Mergers & Aquisitions Call Transcript

CenterState Banks (CSFL) to Acquire Community Bank of South Florida - Mergers & Aquisitions Call Transcript.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaOct 6th, 2015

State inspectors close two NE Florida restaurants temporarily for rodent, roach violations

State inspectors closed two Northeast Florida restaurants temporarily last week for violations including rodent and roach activity. • Parson’s Seafood Restaurant, 904 6th Ave. S., Jacksonville Beach An inspector with the Florida Department of Busine.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2015

Magic mile spurs on Springboks at Rugby World Cup

City of London (United Kingdom) (AFP) - South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer has taken inspiration from the first sub four-minute mile as the Springboks bid to make Rugby World Cup history.Every World Cup-winning team -- including South Africa in 1995 and 200.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 5th, 2015