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

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

CoStar"s People of Note (Aug. 30 - Sept. 5)

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: Boston, Washington DC, South Florida, Chicago, San Diego, Los Angeles, .....»»

Category: realestateSource: costar11 hr. 48 min. ago

Union Calls for Arby’s Boycott After Police Officer Denied Service

InvestorPlaceInvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips A police union in South Florida is calling for a nationwide boycott of Arby's after an employee denied a police officer service. The post Union Calls for Arby’s Boycott Afte.....»»

Category: topSource: investorplaceSep 3rd, 2015

Comcast to cap data in South Florida

Starting Oct. 1, Comcast will begin capping data at 300 gigabytes and will charge $10 a month for each 50 GB over the cap. XFINITY users in Miami-Dade, Broward and the Florida Keys can elect to pay a $30 premium if they want to avoid being capped, the Mi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 2nd, 2015

Putin Attending China Parade, US And UK Leaders To Miss

China will be celebrating the 70th anniversary of Japan’s defeat in World War II on Thursday. The grand commemorations will be attended by 30 high-profile overseas leaders including Russian leader Vladimir Putin, South Korean President Park Geun-hye and.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 1st, 2015

China"s Economic Woes Echo Across Asia

Evidence gathered pace on Tuesday that China’s economic slowdown is rippling across Asia, including a startling plunge in South Korean exports and softening manufacturing in Malaysia and Vietnam......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 1st, 2015

NextEra Energy outlines 50 new commitments in Hawaiian Electric deal

NextEra Energy Inc., the Florida company proposing to buy Hawaiian Electric Co. for $4.3 billion, outlined 50 new commitments Monday, including nearly $1 billion in customer savings and economic benefits in the first five years after the deal closes that .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 31st, 2015

Two things Trump gets right about China, sort of

The GOP frontrunner is making a muddle of our China challenge Donald Trump, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio closed out the week by crowding into South Carolina to speechify on the Chinese threat. That felt appropriate, consi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 29th, 2015

Brigade Hospitality plans 1,200 hotel rooms in South India

Brigade Hospitality plans to build 1200 hotel rooms in eight properties in South India, including a 275 room budget hotel in Bengaluru that it aims to open in 2017.Brigade Hospitality plans business hotels in cities such as Kochi and Chennai, which ........»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 29th, 2015

North Korea Nuclear Weapons Help Seal Deal With South: Kim Jong-un

President Kim Jong-un of North Korea said the country’s military muscle including its nuclear weapons contributed to reaching an agreement with South Korea to end the military standoff on Monday. During a meeting with Central Military Commission (CMC), .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkAug 28th, 2015