Florida Supreme Court disciplines 2 Orlando attorneys

The Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 21 attorneys — including two from Orlando — disbarring four, revoking the licenses of three, suspending seven and publicly reprimanding seven. The local attorneys disciplined included:.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 29th, 2016

Florida Supreme Court disciplines 6 Tampa Bay attorneys

Twenty-two attorneys in the state have been disciplined by the Florida Supreme Court, including six in the Tampa Bay region. Of the 22 lawyers statewide, two were disbarred, four had their licenses revoked, 12 were suspended, three were publicly repriman.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2016

5 things to know, including how small biz is king in South Florida

Buenos días, South Florida. When it comes to small business, the tri-county region doesn't play around. 1. Entrepreneurial score A study of 106 U.S. metros indicates we're one of the top areas for small biz. (But we knew that, right?) The region .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 24th, 2017

5 things to know, including a look at Calvin Klein"s recently sold Miami Beach mansion

Buenos días, South Florida. A world-famous designer unloaded his Miami Beach mansion. 1. CK sells abode Fashion-design icon Calvin Klein sold his Miami Beach mansion for $13.15 million. The 5,800-square foot home, which has five bedrooms, five.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 23rd, 2017

5 things to know, including an inside look at the Miami International Boat Show

Buenos días, South Florida. Get ready for the yachts. 1. Ahoy landlubbers! The 76th Annual Miami International Boat Show kicks off today at Virginia Key where organizers expect to see more than 100,000 people through Feb. 20. Put on by the National Ma.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 16th, 2017

5 things to know, including new charges added to $1B indictment

Buenos días, South Florida. An update has been filed to an alleged 18-year fraud and money laundering scheme. 1. Charges added Six new charges were added by an updated indictment to an alleged $1 billion Medicare fraud and money laundering sch.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2017

5 things to know, including fate of Enterprise Florida, Visit Florida agencies uncertain

Buenos días, South Florida. A bill could eliminate Enterprise Florida and Visit Florida. 1. Agencies, tax breaks at risk The Florida House Subcommittee on Careers and Competition approved a bill Wednesday that would shutter the Enterprise Florida .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 9th, 2017

5 things to know, including Trader Joe"s to open first location in this city

Buenos días, South Florida. Trader Joe's is opening another shop in Miami-Dade County. 1. Nom, nom, nom Those hoping Trader Joe's would open additional stores in Miami-Dade County are in luck. One of the nation's most popular grocers due to its m.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 7th, 2017

7 South Floridians charged in multimillion-dollar health care fraud scheme

A group of South Florida defendants, including owners and doctors of sober homes and alcohol and drug addiction treatment centers, were charged earlier this week for their roles in a health care fraud and money laundering scheme, according to the U.S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 3rd, 2017

5 things to know, including local hotels make U.S. World News & Report"s "Best Hotels" list

Buenos días, South Florida. These are the local hotels ranked best in the nation. 1. Top hotels U.S. News & World Report on Thursday revealed its annual Best Hotels in the U.S. rankings, with Florida snaring the third-most hotels in the rankings......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 2nd, 2017

5 things to know, including losses swell for Miami condo flippers

Buenos días, South Florida. Flipping condos isn't what it used to be. 1. Condo flipping woes A report by StatFunding indicates more sellers of newly built condos in Miami-Dade County are listing their properties at a loss, and closing at signi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2017

5 things to know, including the Dow hits 20K — for the first time ever

Buenos días, South Florida. The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit a major milestone. 1. Dow hits 20K The Dow made history Wednesday, topping the 20,000 mark for the first time ever. It rose 156 points to close at 20,069, and analysts say the his.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 26th, 2017

5 things to know, including a big industrial project is pitched in Miami-Dade

Buenos días, South Florida. An out-of-state company aims to rezone a property in Miami-Dade County. 1. More industrial A 173.3-acre site in Miami Gardens could be rezoned for 2.3 million square feet of industrial. The Miami Gardens City Commissi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2017

5 things to know, including Trump to be sworn in as 45th U.S. President

Buenos días, South Florida. The presidential inauguration takes place today. (Surprise!) 1. A Trump presidency Unless you've been underwater, you know that today marks the commencement of Donald Trump's four-year term as the 45th President of the Un.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 20th, 2017

The Limited closes all stores

The Limited has shuttered all of its stores, including all of its South Florida locations. The news comes amid a tough week for brick-and-mortar retailers with closings announced by Macy's Inc.(NYSE:M) and Sears (NASDAQ:SHLD) and Kmart. We reporte.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2017

5 things to know, including hundreds flock to the 2016 Biz Growth Expo

Buenos días, South Florida. South Florida's business community turns out in full force for our 2016 Business Growth Expo. 1. Expo'ing 2016 The Business Journal held its 2016 Business Growth Expo yesterday, where hundreds of attendees flocked to networ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2016

5 things to know, including the $500 million sale of South Florida"s top office building

Buenos días, South Florida. One of the largest commercial real estate deals of the year was recently inked. 1. Billionaire buy A Spanish billionaire is the new owner of Miami's Southeast Financial Center, the No. 1 office space in South Florida, accor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2016

5 things to know, including the end of a Carnival Corp. cruise brand

Buenos días, South Florida. Carnival Corp. is ending its "voluntourism" experiment. 1. Unfathomable Miami-based Carnival Corp. & plc will end its "social impact" cruises to Cuba on its Fathom cruise line after becoming the first U.S. cruise company to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2016

5 things to know, including options for employers after court decision on new overtime rules

Buenos días, South Florida. Overtime pay ruling throws employers for a loop. 1. Overtime turmoil The federal judge ruling in Texas to scratch new overtime rules less than a week before its implementation has left employers confused about their course .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 25th, 2016

5 things to know, including what Donald Trump had to say after his victory

Buenos días, South Florida. Donald Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States in a surprising upset to Hillary Clinton. Here's what he said early this morning about the victory. 1. Clinton's call Trump told supporters in New York that h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2016