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  1. Sunny Isles Beach close to settling lawsuit with synagogueRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    The city of Sunny Isles Beach has reached a tentative agreement to end years of litigation with a synagogue claiming its religious freedom was violated when the city declared the building a historic landmark.

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  2. PN1187Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2014 | U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

    Julie E. Carnes, of Georgia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Circuit, vice James Larry Edmondson, retired.

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  3. Federal appeals court orders new sentencing for Alabama death row inmate convicted in 1991 execution-style shooting in TalladegaRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Alabama Live

    A federal appeals court has ruled that an Alabama death row inmate convicted of killing a customer during a robbery at a Talladega AutoZone store in 1991 should be resentenced.

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  4. In Alabama, non-compete agreements must be signed during employment, not beforeRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Many employers require employees to sign non-compete agreements as a condition of employment.

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  5. Eleventh Circuit: Excess Insurer, Like All Florida Bad Faith...Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | JD Supra

    ... in finding that Mid-Continent did not act in bad faith before and during the trial. The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals first found that the district court did not err by finding that Mid-Continent did not act in bad faith before and during the ...

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  6. Supreme Court Refocuses the 11th Circuit in its Review of an ESOP Fiduciary's Duty of Prudence.Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | JD Supra

    Two years ago, when called upon to address an ESOP fiduciary's duty of prudence in the context of a motion to dismiss, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals followed a long line of cases: "We join our five sister circuits in a review[ing] only for an abuse of discretion the defendant's decision to continue investing in and holding [company] stock in ... (more)

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  7. 'Our work would be much quicker, easier and happier if Judge Wilson,...Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | Law.com

    "Our work would be much quicker, easier and happier if Judge Wilson, Judge Tjoflat and I all agreed on how the law applies to this case -- and every other case, for that matter."

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  8. Eleventh Circuit Sustains Award To Employer In Whistleblower CaseRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | JD Supra

    In a warning to plaintiffs' counsel who seek emotional distress damages for alleged whistleblower retaliation under Florida law, the Eleventh Circuit in Smith v.

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  9. Title VII AwakeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Advocate

    In a series of court decisions over the past couple of decades, the definition of what constitutes "sex discrimination" under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 has broadened considerably to include discrimination against transgender employees.

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  10. Reservoir repairs nearing completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... Young Regional Reservoir. Tampa Bay Water appealed the ruling and lost. The United States Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals issued its opinion Sept. 23, 2013, affirming the judgment of the trial court. Tampa Bay Water provides wholesale water to the ...

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  11. Man Can't Pin Heart Attack on Airline StressRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    A man who says an airline caused his heart attack does not deserve more than a $150 reimbursement for a flight-change fee, the 11th Circuit ruled.

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  12. The GPMemorandum, Issue 181Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | JD Supra

    In Dunkin' Donuts Franchising LLC v. Sai Food , the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri granted a franchisor's motion for attorneys' fees, costs, and expensea Patent litigation remains a topic of discussion in franchise circles, as more and more franchisors have been named as defendants in large cases involving some ... (more)

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  13. The Latino Child Eric Holder Booted Back HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Free Republic

    Attorney General Eric Holder can hardly contain his tears when explaining his program titled 'Justice AmeriCorps,' to provide emergency legal representation for the tens of thousands of Central American minors crashing our southern border.

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  14. Mid-Year FCPA Report, Part IIRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | JD Supra

    Today, I continue my look at what I think were some of the most significant highlights from the first half of 2014 relating to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act .

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  15. MDS Canada Inc v. Rad Source Technologies IncRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | FindLaw

    Charlie C.J. Lee of Moore & Lee, LLP, Ft. Lauderdale; and Robert M. Moore, Kristen A. Bennett, and Richard O. Wolf, of Moore & Lee, LLP, McLean, VA, for Appellants.

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  16. Eleventh Circuit Rules Post-Confirmation Settlement Proceeds are Property of Chapter 13 EstateRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | JD Supra

    A recent case out of the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals concluded that proceeds stemming from a post-confirmation settlement agreement between a chapter 13 debtor and its mortgagor related to a violation of the automatic stay become property of the bankruptcy estate.

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  17. Fishy Application of Sarbanes-Oxley's Ban on Evidence DestructionRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | FindLaw

    John L. Yates is a commercial fisherman. In 2007, he was hauling in some red grouper when a fisheries officer boarded his ship to inspect his haul.

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  18. Lawsuit still alive alleging Medicaid fails Florida childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Bradenton.com

    A federal judge refused Tuesday to dismiss a lawsuit alleging Florida provides inadequate care to children in its Medicaid program, despite state claims privatizing the program will resolve many of the problems.

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  19. Federal judge won't dismiss Fla. Medicaid lawsuitRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | Washington Times

    A federal judge refused Tuesday to dismiss a lawsuit that alleges Florida provides inadequate care to children in its Medicaid program, despite state claims that privatizing the program will resolve many of the problems.

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  20. Adopt an arbitration program that covers class, collective claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | JD Supra

    In all the hoopla over the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision last week, it may have been lost that the Court refused to review a circuit court decision compelling arbitration in a collective action under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

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