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News & Insights

Lowndes Advises Mineral Development Holdings, LLC on $90-million Municipal Bond Financing for Secondary Phosphate Tailings Recovery Project

November 03, 2020 — Lowndes represented Mineral Development Holdings, LLC with the issuance by the Polk County Industrial Development Authority of $90 million in Industrial Development Revenue Bonds (Mineral Development, LLC Secondary Phosphate Tailings Recovery Project)

Special Edition: Contested Elections: Looking Back at 2000 Amid 2020 [Lowndes Legal Talk]

November 02, 2020 — In this special election edition of Lowndes Legal Talk, Lowndes attorneys Terry Young and Greg McNeill share how they successfully defended the Seminole County Supervisor of Elections in the aftermath of the controversial 2000 presidential election

Tara Tedrow Recognized Among The Florida Hemp Council Women in Florida Cannabis

November 02, 2020 — Shareholder Tara Tedrow was recognized by The Florida Hemp Council for being a leader in the cannabis industry in Florida.

Community Connections: Attorney Drew Sorrell Discusses His Special Connection with the Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resource Center

October 30, 2020 — Drew Sorrell, a shareholder at Lowndes and chair of the firm’s Cybersecurity, Privacy & eDiscovery Group, currently serves as chair-elect of the Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resource Center (ADRC) Board of Directors. In recognition of National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month

Florida Fair Housing Act Amendment Removes Requirement to Register and Renew “55 and Over” Communities

October 29, 2020 — The Florida Legislature recently amended the Florida Fair Housing Act by removing regulatory requirements imposed on age-restricted communities.

Lowndes Advises Waterman Communities Inc. on $126-million Bond Financing for Retirement Community Expansion in Mount Dora, Fla.

October 28, 2020 — Lowndes represented Waterman Communities Inc. in Lake County’s issuance of $126,340,000 of Retirement Facility Revenue bonds for the development of Lakeside at Waterman Village, a $126-million expansion of the Waterman Village retirement community in Mount Dora, Fla. Located

Third Party Claims Under COVID-19 (Part 2) [Lowndes Legal Talk]

October 28, 2020 — Tune in to a special two-part Lowndes Legal Talk featuring attorneys Morey Raiskin and Drew Sorrell discussing potential claims that employers may face during the COVID-19.

Brendan Lynch Comments on Orange County's Grant Program for the Arts

October 27, 2020 — Shareholder Brendan Lynch, who serves as chairman of United Arts of Central Florida, was quoted in the "Orlando Business Journal" discussing Orange County's grant program for supporting local arts and cultural organizations during the pandemic.

Retail Struggles Become Senior Housing Opportunities [Gray Area of the Law]

October 27, 2020 — On October 25, John F. Wasik penned an interesting article in The New York Times regarding the conversion of shopping mall properties into senior housing.

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