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August 30, 2016

Government/Politics & Law

Legislative Preview 2008: Once Again, a Budget Crunch

Will a revenue shortfall prompt changes to Florida's budget and tax system this time? Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

Niagara Bottling's Fall

Lake County economic developers lured the company in, then spit it out. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

Mermaid Subsidies?

Buccaneer Bay accounts for most of Weeki Wachee's revenue, but its fate under state ownership remains up in the air. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

Subprime Time

Florida's state-run investment pool for local governments took a hit from the national subprime mortgage mess. Learn how AAA-rated investments brought grief to Florida governments. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2008

Florida's 'Run on the Bank'

Some lost confidence in the local investment pool. Some pointed fingers, and a few rose to the occasion. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2008

Legal News Briefs - Feb. 2008

Jesse H. Diner, Florida Bar; Bar's 2008-09 board of governors; Foley & Lardner; Gunster, Yoakley & Stewart; Fisher & Phillips; Krupnick Campbell Malone Buser Slama Hancock Liberman & McKee Read more »
Published on 2/1/2008

Law Firms Making a Statement with Art

Time was, the prototypical law office featured dark wood paneling and dim lighting, with walls adorned with prints of red-suited hunters on horseback chasing a fox through the English countryside. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2008

Sour Grapefruits

Ten years ago, Skip Clements saw himself as the king of citrus marketing. A scam dethroned him, and today he’s consumed with a quest for redemption and retribution. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2008

Another Local Government Investment Fund Collapses

But the Florida League of Cities has borrowed money to bail out the cities that invested in the fund through the League. Read more »
Published on 1/11/2008

An Outlet in Namibia

His quest to do something good leads attorney Stephen Snively to Africa. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2008

Divorce Law: Moving Violations

Published on 1/1/2008

Can Democrats Pounce?

Public frustration is an opportunity for Florida's minority party, but can Rep. Dan Gelber offer a compelling better way? Read more »
Published on 1/1/2008

Shades of Green

Not all "green" plans are equal. But some companies and governments are taking real strides in sustainability. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2008

Broward's Healthcare Challenge

Alan Levine, former head of the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration, took the top job at the North Broward Hospital District in 2006. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2008

Florida's Future: Economy in Transition

The chamber's New Cornerstone Revisited report points to a maturing Florida. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2008

Department of Redundancy Department

The state's pursuit of efficiency is rife with inefficiencies. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2007

Hershey Fans Bitter at FSU Professor

Fans of the nation's largest chocolate maker are angry at a FSU law professor for questioning the company's corporate structure. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2007

Stats: Florida Attorneys Disciplined

Since January, the Florida Supreme Court has disciplined 208 of the more than 80,000 attorneys who practice law in Florida. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2007

Poker Isn't Gambling?

It’s a game of skill. That’s the theory behind the Skill Game Protection Act, a bill Read more »
Published on 12/1/2007

A Soda Crack-Down at School

A state lawmaker wants to ban beverages with high-fructose corn syrup from public schools. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2007

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