We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 240

Trial bar admits responsibility for racially tinged mailer in Senate special election

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 28 2009

One of the mysteries of the recent Republican primary in the Senate District 8 special election was the source of a mailing that appeared to rely on racist stereotypes

Prospects for a Seminole gaming compact appear to improve

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 8 2010

House Select Committee on Seminole Indian Compact Review Chairman Rep. Bill Galvano (R-Bradenton) has acknowledged that he is engaged in direct negotiations with the Seminole Tribe of Florida regarding a gaming compact

Marco Rubio raises $3.6 million for his U.S. Senate campaign in the first quarter; Gov. Crist denies rumors of an independent run

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 12 2010

Former Florida House Speaker Marco Rubio (R-Miami) reported that he has raised $3.6 million in the first quarter of 2010 for his U.S. Senate campaign

Abortion language could produce veto of Agency for Health Care Administration Bill

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 10 2010

A controversial abortion provision added late in the legislative session could lead to a veto of a bill intended to streamline the Agency for Health Care Administration's (AHCA) regulation of health care facilities

Education Commissioner resigns; state education board chair alleges Governor Rick Scott forced resignation

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 28 2011

On Monday last week, Education Commissioner Eric Smith informed the members of the State Board of Education that he will resign his office effective June 10

60-day regular legislative session convenes on March 2; 2010 action on unemployment tax issue expected during first week

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 1 2010

The 60-day regular session of the Florida Legislature will convene on March 2, 2010

Legislature: Republicans select Jacksonville City Council member to succeed state Rep. Jennifer Carroll

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 13 2010

Republican officials in Duval and Clay Counties have selected Jacksonville City Council member Daniel Davis to succeed state Rep. Jennifer Carroll in the House

State leaders question BP Plc's claims process as tar balls reach as far east as Panama City Beach

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 21 2010

Although beaches have not yet been closed to visitors, as of June 20, 2010, observers had found tar balls, presumably from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, along Florida Panhandle beaches from the state line east to Panama City Beach

Florida Constitution: Florida Supreme Court removes three proposed amendments from the general election ballot

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 7 2010

In a series of opinions issued on August 31, 2010, the Supreme Court of Florida removed from the November general election ballot three amendments to the Florida Constitution that had been proposed by the Legislature and allowed two amendments that had been proposed by petition to remain on the ballot

House Speaker Cretul airs objections to Governor Crist's budget proposal

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 22 2010

In an interview with reporters on February 18, 2010, House Speaker Cretul raised objections to Governor Charlie Crist's proposed $69.2-billion state budget for the fiscal year that begins on July 1, 2010