Lowndes Named Among Top 25 on Orlando Business Journal’s Heart of Florida Top Giving Campaign


  • December 4, 2020
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Lowndes was recently ranked No. 20 on the Orlando Business Journal’s list of Heart of Florida Top Giving Campaign. Lowndes is the only law firm on the list, which ranks organizations based on the amount raised for Heart of Florida United Way in 2019.

Foreclosure Moratorium Update


  • December 3, 2020
  • /   Michael Provenzale
  • /   Articles,Real Estate,Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force
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Early in the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, various foreclosure moratoriums effecting Florida real estate were issued. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) issued a moratorium on all foreclosures of FHA-insured single-family homes.

IRS Doubles Down on Non-Deductibility of Expenses Paid with Forgivable PPP Loan Proceeds


  • December 2, 2020
  • /   Amanda Wilson
  • /   Articles,Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Tax
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IRS asserts that a taxpayer cannot deduct expenses paid with PPP loan proceeds if the taxpayer reasonably expects the loan to be forgiven.

Drew Sorrell Authors Cybersecurity White Paper Published by Association of Legal Administrators


  • November 30, 2020
  • /   Drew Sorrell
  • /   Articles,Cybersecurity & eDiscovery
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Drew Sorrell authored a white paper entitled "The Risk: Cybersecurity Dangers During and After COVID-19" that was published by the Association of Legal Administrators.

Lowndes Welcomes New Associate Alyson Hoffman


  • November 23, 2020
  • /   Alyson Hoffman
  • /   Estate Planning,Estate & Trust Administration,Press Releases
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Lowndes is pleased to announce that Alyson C. Hoffman has joined the firm as an associate in the Corporate, Business and Tax Department of the firm's Orlando and Melbourne offices.

Florida's Minimum Wage to Rise in January [Lowndes Legal Talk]


  • November 18, 2020
  • /   Rachel D. Gebaide & Morey Raiskin
  • /   Podcasts,Lowndes Legal Talk,Labor & Employment Law
Lowndes Legal Talk
Tune in to Lowndes Legal Talk featuring attorneys Rachel D. Gebaide and Morey Raiskin discussing Florida’s minimum wage increase that goes into effect on January 1, including the essential things that employers need to do to prepare.

Florida Adopts $15.00 Minimum Wage [The Employer Lawyers]


  • November 18, 2020
  • /   Rachel D. Gebaide, Morey Raiskin & Rasheem Johnson
  • /   The Employer Lawyers,Blogs,Labor & Employment Law
Labor & Employment
Lowndes attorneys Rachel D. Gebaide, Morey Raiskin and Rasheem Johnson discuss what employers need to know about Florida's minimum wage increase following approval of Amendment 2.

Jennifer Dixon Elected to Executive Board of ABA Appellate Judges Conference-Council of Appellate Lawyers


  • November 17, 2020
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  • /   News,Litigation & Trial Practice
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Lowndes Shareholder Jennifer Dixon has been elected to the Executive Board of the ABA Appellate Judges Conference-Council of Appellate Lawyers.

Lowndes Advises Chau Medical Center on 66,000-Square-Foot Mixed-Use Medical Development in Winter Springs, Fla.


  • November 17, 2020
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  • /   Press Releases,Land Use
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Plans for the project, located at the southwest corner of Hacienda Drive and S.R. 434., include a three-story medical office building and development rights for a retail center and assisted living facility.

Tara Tedrow Discusses How Florida's Climate Poses Challenges for Hemp Industry


  • November 16, 2020
  • /   Tara Tedrow
  • /   News,Cannabis & Controlled Substances
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Shareholder Tara Tedrow discusses some of the challenges Florida hemp growers are experiencing due to climate and certain restrictions.