Governor Ron DeSantis Issues Statewide Stay-at-Home Order


  • April 1, 2020
  • /   Tara Tedrow, Rebecca Wilson & McGregor Love
  • /   Articles,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Featured,Land Use,Zoning & Environmental
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On April 1, 2020, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-91. The State’s stay-at-home order will become effective on Friday, April 3 at 12:01 a.m. and will expire on April 30.

Brendan Lynch Comments on Raising Funds for United Arts during the Coronavirus Pandemic


  • April 1, 2020
  • /   
  • /   Media Coverage,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force
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Shareholder Brendan Lynch was quoted in an "Orlando Sentinel" article describing fundraising for the arts during the coronavirus pandemic.

A Trademark Search for My Real Estate Development? Really?!?!


  • March 31, 2020
  • /   Jon Gibbs
  • /   Articles,Intellectual Property Services,Real Estate
Trademark Applicants and Registrants
Trademark infringement claims based on the similarity on the names of real estate developments are generally easy to avoid with the assistance of a trademark attorney.

Interest-Free Loans Available to Florida Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus


  • March 31, 2020
  • /   Jacqueline Bozzuto
  • /   Articles,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Hospitality & Leisure,Restaurant Services
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For small business owners who are suffering from coronavirus-related shutdowns and closures, the Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan program can provide access to much-needed emergency capital.

Modifying Alimony or Child Support Due to COVID-19 Unemployment


  • March 31, 2020
  • /   Derren Ciaglia & Terry Young
  • /   Articles,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Family & Marital Law
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If you have been furloughed, laid off, or otherwise had a change in income due to COVID-19, it may affect your ability to meet your alimony and child support obligations.

Bankruptcy Code Changes in the CARES Act


  • March 31, 2020
  • /   Michael Provenzale
  • /   Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Articles,Banking & Financial Services,Banking & Finance
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The recently passed CARES Act provides temporary changes to the bankruptcy code, which may provide some relief to individual and small business debtors.

Tara Tedrow Talks Options for Tenants during the Coronavirus Crisis


  • March 31, 2020
  • /   
  • /   Media Coverage,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Commercial Leasing,Real Estate
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Shareholder Tara Tedrow was quoted in an "Orlando Business Journal" article describing how the coronavirus pandemic is impacting retailers, landlords, and lenders.

Department of Elder Affairs Issues Guidance for Guardians in Light of COVID-19


  • March 31, 2020
  • /   Melody Lynch
  • /   Articles,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force
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Department of Elder Affairs (DOEA) issues Emergency Order No. 20-01, restricting individuals from visiting certain state facilities.

CARES Act Makes Bankruptcy Changes that Benefit Small Businesses


  • March 31, 2020
  • /   David E. Peterson
  • /   Articles,Creditors Rights,Bankruptcy & Restructuring
LLC Divisions
Congress recently enacted Subchapter 5 of the Bankruptcy Code, streamlining the process for small businesses.

U.S. Department of Labor Issues Additional Guidance on COVID-19 Employee Leave Laws


  • March 31, 2020
  • /    Morey Raiskin & Rachel D. Gebaide
  • /   Articles,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Labor & Employment Law
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To assist employers and employees, the U.S Department of Labor has issued very informative, easy-to-understand Questions and Answers.