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“SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO LOCAL PROBATE RULES” BY AMBER RODRIGUEZ

During his annual presentation to our section in 2015, Judge Glen Reiser … [Read More...]

“HOLY COW” – JIM SPENCER BY LOUIS J. VIGORITA

Given the current state of affairs following this national election it is a … [Read More...]

“LETTER TO THE EDITOR” BY KATHLEEN J. SMITH

As a member of the CITATIONS editorial board, I can’t resist flagging … [Read More...]

”WE READ SO YOU DON’T HAVE TO” BY WENDY C. LASCHER

If you haven’t yet read Butler v. Sheriff of Palm Beach County, 685 F.3d … [Read More...]

President Feingold’s Message

“PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE” by Erik B. Feingold

  Lawyers have an image problem. It seems no matter how hard we try to improve the image of ourselves and our profession, amongst my non-lawyer friends there seems to be an endless stream of anecdotes about the stereotypical greedy and self-serving lawyers bilking their clients, committing … [Read More...]

Exec’s Dot Dot Dot…

“Exec’s Dot…Dot…Dot…” by Steve Henderson, M.A., CAE

Jurors in Jacksonville, Florida, on May 19 awarded $100,000 to a woman who said she was severely burned when the lid popped off a cup of Starbucks coffee she received at a drive-through window. Jurors … [Read More...]

“EXEC’S DOT…DOT…DOT…” by STEVE HENDERSON, M.A., CAE

Judge Gilbert Romero has been selected as a recipient of the Oxnard Knights of Columbus Public Safety Award for 2017. The award was presented at the group’s Public Safety Night April 10. Each year, … [Read More...]

“EXEC’S DOT…DOT…DOT…” by Steve Henderson

Welcome son number three! Attorneys Jenna and Michael Strauss are thrilled to announce the arrival on St. Patrick’s Day of Samuel Anthony, weighing-in at seven pounds, six ounces and totaling 20.02 … [Read More...]