September 21, 2019


The Role of Patent Protection in Technology Start-ups

One of the great benefits of the patent system is to give start-up technology companies a reason for potential investors to invest, while providing protection. Patents give a start-up exclusive... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2019

Intellectual property and your new business: Questions you should be asking to ensure you're protected.

There are many things to think about when you’re starting a new business. In addition to the financial, marketing and other business matters, there are important intellectual property concerns that... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2019

Three Benefits Developers Should Expect

How choosing design-build can reduce risk Read more »
Published on 8/30/2019

A Leader in Innovation: Using the Latest Sustainable Technology from Field to Factory

U.S. Sugar uses the latest science and technology to produce the highest quality sugar, fresh vegetables, and orange juice. Employing advanced practices in planting, harvesting and transportation allows the company... Read more »
Published on 8/29/2019

Miramar Sounds Perfect for Growing Audio Company

JL Audio debuted in the 1970s when two high school buddies from Miramar began building loudspeakers for fun, friends and family. As their components won industry awards and earned national... Read more »
Published on 8/29/2019

A Pearl in the Oyster

A flourishing tech hub(Maybe you knew that already?) Booming arts scene, craft beer, nightlife and lifestyle (No surprise there, either.) And, a world leader in marine science talent and innovation  ... Read more »
Published on 8/29/2019

Miami Dade College Combats Critical Shortage in Cybersecurity

Who hasn’t received that dreaded warning notification in their inbox telling them to change their password? It’s a far-too-common message as security breaches and hacks increasingly threaten the safety of... Read more »
Published on 8/29/2019

AOB Law Brings Balance To Property Insurance Market

Gov. Ron DeSantis in May signed Florida House Bill 7065 to address assignment of benefits (AOB) abuse. The intent of the new law, eff ective July 1, was to stem... Read more »
Published on 7/26/2019

Fertile Ground For Key Growth Sectors

When Miramar-based cancer and infectious disease research company Altor BioScience Corp. was acquired in 2017 for $1 billion, it was more than Florida’s largest ever biotech acquisition. It was confirmation... Read more »
Published on 7/26/2019

5 Steps to Avoiding Litigation Before a Contract's Signed

Corporate litigators take pride in effectively and successfully arguing their client’s case. But for many, the best success they can deliver is to help their client avoid costly litigation in... Read more »
Published on 6/28/2019

Building Today's Student Housing - The Average Dorm is not the Norm

Universities are growing in attendance at an unprecedented rate. The demand for additional student housing will continue to increase over the next decade. Adding to the challenge are not only... Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

Miramar Makes the Grade for Business and Education

Employers, executives and families who have studied Florida’s best cities when looking for a place to build a business or make a home have come to the same conclusion: From... Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

Serving Families, Helping His Neighbors

Miami doctor Inaki Bent, the first in his family to attend college, has dedicated his career to caring for the underserved. Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

Florida Transportation Industries Take Off with Natural Gas

People's Gas is Florida's Largest natural gas distributor, serving nearly 400,000 customers in most metropolitan areas of the state. Read more »
Published on 4/26/2019

Reaching New Heights: New MRO Hangar at Treasure Coast International Airport

Treasure Coast International Airport is an engine for economic growth in St. Lucie County, Florida. In addition to having an Instrument Landing System runway measuring more than 6,490 feet, a... Read more »
Published on 4/26/2019

Miramar: The Crossroads for Florida, the Americas and the World

For companies looking for a city they can grow with, Miramar exemplifies a partner positioned at the crossroads of regional and hemispheric trade. Incorporated in 1955 as a bedroom community... Read more »
Published on 4/26/2019

Gateway to Exploration

Port Canaveral is a strategic gateway for international commerce and significant economic driver for the Central Florida region. In FY 2018, the port reached a historic high with more than... Read more »
Published on 4/26/2019

Serving Clients and Community We Call Our Own

When Tripp Scott opened its doors in 1969, Fort Lauderdale was a quiet tourist town with about 140,000 residents. Fifty years later, the county seat of 1.93 million Broward residents... Read more »
Published on 4/26/2019

Layered Approach Protects Trade Secrets

What Qualifies as ‘Trade Secrets’? What is — and is not — confidential, proprietary or protected data? Trade secrets can include company financial records; pricing information; client or customer lists;... Read more »
Published on 3/28/2019

Transforming the Patient Experience

A message from CEO, Edward Abraham, M.D.: A vital focus of the University of Miami Health System during this time of unprecedented change in health care has been expanding innovative... Read more »
Published on 3/28/2019

University of Miami Health: Delivering World-Class Cardiovascular Care

At the Cardiovascular Program at UHealth - the University of Miami Health System, renowned physician scientists are combatting the heart disease epidemic with a combination of world-class care and innovative treatments found nowhere else in the world. Read more »
Published on 12/21/2018

University of Florida Innovation Station in Sarasota continues to exceed goals

The University of Florida Innovation Station Sarasota County (UFIS) was established to assist the Sarasota region with economic development based on creating a STEM/Engineering talent pipeline for the area to grow its high-tech economy. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2018

FSU Successfully 'Raises the Torch' For the Future

Eight years ago, Florida State University embarked on the most ambitious fundraising effort in its history. Raise the Torch: The Campaign for Florida Statewas launched to attract $1 billion in philanthropic support to implement bold ideas that would continue to distinguish Florida State as a preeminent university and positively affect the future for students, faculty and alumni. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2018

JM Family Enterprises, Inc.: History, Legacy and Future

When Jim Moran first met executives from a little-known import auto maker Toyota in 1968, he already was a highly successful car dealer. Back in his early days in Chicago, he pioneered the use of a brand new advertising medium — television — to become one of the nation's largest car dealers. His innovations even had earned Moran a cover of TIME magazine. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2018

Drone Technology at Duke Energy

For nearly a century, unmanned aerial vehicles – or drones – were military tools, but in the last decade, drone use for civilian tasks has skyrocketed. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2018

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