Lowndes’ Crystal Buit Becomes Founding Member of American Academy for Certified Financial Litigators (AACFL) Orlando Chapter


  • March 12, 2021
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  • /   Press Releases,Litigation & Trial Practice
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Lowndes is pleased to announce that Crystal Buit, an attorney in the firm’s Marital & Family Law practice, recently joined with attorneys from across Central Florida to found the American Academy for Certified Financial Litigators (AACFL) Orlando Chapter.

Updated: Florida Legislature Advancing COVID-19 Liability Shield Bills


  • March 9, 2021
  • /   Drew Sorrell
  • /   Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force,Articles
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House Bill 7 has advanced to the last Florida legislative committee prior to a full vote to make it law. If passed, HB7 will provide liability defense to companies from claims brought by their employees arising from contracting COVID-19.

Lowndes Awarded Best Full-Service Real Estate Firm in Florida by Corp Today Magazine


  • March 9, 2021
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Lowndesis pleased to announce that Corp Today Magazine has selected it as “Best Full-Service Real Estate Firm – Florida” in the 2021 Global Business Awards.

ARRC and ISDA Cement the Long-Anticipated Shift Away from USD LIBOR


  • March 9, 2021
  • /   Mark Heimendinger & Ferran Arimon
  • /   Articles,Banking & Finance,Commercial Finance & Lending
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On Friday, the end-date for the long-anticipated shift away from USD LIBOR was finally cemented, and this morning, the Alternative Reference Rates Committee (ARRC) confirmed that a “Benchmark Transition Event” has occurred under ARRC’s fallback language

Community Connections: Attorney Melody Lynch Discusses How the Orlando Philharmonic Brings Music to All Ages Amid the Pandemic


  • March 8, 2021
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Melody Lynch, who serves as chair-elect of the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, shares how the organization continues to make music amid the pandemic and why support is needed more than ever.

Florida Legislature Aims to Alter Privacy Rights: The Impacts on Your Business [Lowndes Tech]


  • March 5, 2021
  • /   Drew Sorrell
  • /   Blogs,Lowndes Tech,Cybersecurity & eDiscovery,Technology
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Lowndes attorney Drew Sorrell discusses how House Bill 969 in the Florida Legislature will affect the way businesses handle consumer data.

Alyson Hoffman Appointed to March of Dimes Central and Southern Florida Young Professionals Board


  • March 4, 2021
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Lowndes is pleased to announce that attorney Alyson Hoffman was recently appointed to March of Dimes Central and Southern Florida Young Professionals Board.

Lowndes Advises Sonata Senior Living on $52 Million Community in Lake Mary


  • March 4, 2021
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  • /   Press Releases,News
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Lowndes represented Sonata Senior Living, an Orlando-based developer and operator of independent living, assisted living and memory care communities, on the development of a $52 million resort-style community in Lake Mary, Fla.

Tara Tedrow Presenter for ULI SE Florida/Caribbean on Medical Marijuana Industry


  • February 26, 2021
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  • /   Events and Presentations,Events & Presentations,Land Use
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Tara Tedrow was the speaker for the ULI Southeast Florida/Caribbean: 15 for 15 Series, discussing changes in the medical marijuana industry.

New Decision Shows the Importance of Strongly Drafted Force Majeure Provisions [Lowndes Leasing Lawyers]


  • February 25, 2021
  • /   Quino Martinez & Samantha Duran
  • /   Commercial Leasing,Blogs,Lowndes Leasing Blog,Lowndes Leasing Lawyers
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Shareholder Quino Martinez and Associate Samantha Duran discuss how a recent bankruptcy decision should serve as a cautionary tale to all commercial landlords when drafting a lease.