October 23, 2014

Government/Politics & Law

Florida Legislative Preview - 2012

Redistricting won't completely dominate the legislative landscape in January. A look at other issues percolating in the background and who wants what. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2012

New laws needed to regulate electronic signs

Sign codes and zoning enforcement are into new frontier. Read more »
Published on 12/14/2011

Ocala and Marion County's chamber, EDC have joined forces

The merged agency is the Ocala / Marion County Economic Development Corp. Read more »
Published on 12/13/2011

Last resort: Legal Services of North Florida

Small business owners and low-income workers turn to a North Florida non-profit for help recovering money lost after the BP oil spill. Read more »
Published on 12/9/2011

Florida Lottery: Upping the Ante

At 25, Florida's Lottery is gambling on some new initiatives to boost its sales. Read more »
Published on 11/9/2011

Lawyer Francisco Ramos Jr. is Working for Tips

Ramos' blog is called "Tips for Young Lawyers" Read more »
Published on 10/26/2011

New Prisioner Re-Entry Center Coming to Tallahassee Community College

The goal of the center will be to reduce recidivism among inmates. Read more »
Published on 10/20/2011

Social Media for Political Junkies

... and other political apps. Read more »
Published on 10/12/2011

Barney Bishop Steps Down from Associated Industries

He was CEO of the business lobby for six years. Read more »
Published on 10/12/2011

1. Business Climate

"Florida is open for business, your business." -- Gov Rick Scott Read more »
Published on 10/10/2011

Tampa 2012

Political conventions don't pick nominees anymore, serving instead as giant networking events -- and business bonanzas for the host community and state. Read more »
Published on 10/3/2011

Hold Your Horses, Gov. Rick Scott

Gov. Rick Scott is hankering for Florida to mimic Texas in churning out jobs. Here's what Florida can -- and can't -- copy from the Lone Star State. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2011

1-800-New-Rules?

High-profile ads are earning for-profit lawyer referral services unwanted attention. Read more »
Published on 9/14/2011

Ron Sachs is a Firebrand, Rebranded

Sixteen years ago, Republicans were placing bets on Ron Sachs' professional demise. Today, they're hiring him. Read more »
Published on 9/7/2011

Editor's Column: Teeth Needed

New dental schools bring attention on Florida's role in allocating precious resources. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2011

Alvin Brown's the New Mayor in Town

He's Jacksonville's first African-American mayor. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2011

Florida Lawyer Stacey Giulianti Knows Insurance Law...

.. from the inside out. Giulianti used to do battle against insurance companies; now he works for one. Read more »
Published on 8/18/2011

Florida Bar President Scott Hawkins is On Guard

He's keeping a close eye on the Florida Legislature. Read more »
Published on 7/26/2011

Keeping Politics Businesslike

In Jacksonville, the recent mayoral race shows all politics isn't national. Read more »
Published on 7/21/2011

Courtroom Drama: Is it ethical to hire actors to portray witnesses?

Drama, acting skills, theatricality -- all have a place in the courtroom. Read more »
Published on 6/14/2011

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