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Smith Hulsey & Busey shareholder Lauren Langham recently spoke at the 5th Annual Marshall M. Criser, Jr. Transactional Law Seminar where she shared insight on the topic of “Documentary Stamp and Intangible Tax Analysis and Mitigation.” The seminar was presented by the Transactional Law Section of The Jacksonville Bar Association. Langham’s presentation focused on the […]Read more
Jessie Higginbotham, a paralegal at the firm, recently earned the Certified Paralegal (“CP”) designation for passing the certified paralegal examination administered by the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA). Higginbotham has also earned the Florida Registered Paralegal (“FRP”) designation from the Florida Bar. Higginbotham has been with the firm since 2010 and holds a bachelor’s […]Read more
U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have announced their 2018 “Best Law Firms” rankings and recognized Smith Hulsey & Busey in the top tier of Jacksonville law firms in the following practice areas: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganizations Commercial Litigation Corporate Law Health Care Litigation – Banking & Finance […]Read more
Shareholder Earl Googe, together with the Florida Hospital Association, recently held a webinar regarding patient safety organizations and protected information, specifically in relation to the Southern Baptist Hospital of Florida, Inc. v. Charles case. The Charles case has been the seminal case in the State of Florida regarding the viability and applicability of privilege and […]Read more
The Florida Supreme Court recently strengthened an employer’s right to protect “referral sources” from competitors. In White v. Mederi Caretenders Visiting Services of Southeast Florida, LLC, 2017 WL 4053930 (Fla. 2017), the Court held a referral source may constitute a “legitimate business interest” as that term is used in § 542.335, Florida Statutes. The decision resolves […]Read more
Attorney Amelia Henderson is featured in a profile article for the Attorney At Law magazine where she discussed her tenure and accomplishments as president of the Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association (JWLA). The article discusses how JWLA achieves its mission to actively promote gender equality and the leadership roles of its members in the legal profession, […]Read more