Attorney David A. Monaco, former Judge and Chief Judge at the Fifth District Court of Appeal, spoke today at a CLE presented by the Young Lawyers Division of the Volusia County Bar Association. Mr. Monaco will address “Factors in Deciding an Appeal.” Firm members John Bogdanoff and Coyle O’Connor were in attendance.
Attorney Chris Carlyle attended the 2016 Annual Dinner of the Florida Supreme Court Historical Society in Tallahassee. The event drew over 500 guests, and the event was highlighted by the keynote presentation of David Boies.
Attorney David A. Monaco attended the Florida Bar’s Appellate Court Rules Committee meeting at the Bar’s Winter Meeting in Orlando. The Appellate Court Rules Committee suggests new appellate rules as well as suggesting modifications to existing rules. http://www.floridabar.org/DIVEXE/BD/CMStanding.nsf/WCommitteesDetail/15E0FCC0829EFD6585256C5B00554844?OpenDocument
183 So. 3d 370 (Fla. 5th DCA 2016) The Firm successfully upheld a jury award in favor of the property owner an eminent domain action filed by the County. The matter involved complex issues concerning expert valuation of the property.
Attorney David A. Monaco, former Judge and Chief Judge at the Fifth District Court of Appeal, will speak at a CLE presented by the Young Lawyers Division of the Volusia County Bar Association on Friday, January 29, 2016. Mr. Monaco will address “Factors in Deciding an Appeal.” http://www.volusiabar.org/
Attorney Chris Carlyle attended the December meeting of the Florida Bar Board of Governors in Naples. At the meeting, he addressed the Board’s Legislation Committee on the Appellate Practice Section’s opposition to proposed legislation that would impose term limits on appellate judges (as noted in the article below, the Board later unanimously opposed the proposed…
179 So. 3d 489 (Fla. 5th DCA 2015) In this commercial case, the Firm successfully defended a judgment that barred the plaintiff from bringing a case against a developer when a derivative action was pending.