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Fla. Court Backs $844M Deal In Soccer Club Plane Crash Fla. Court Backs $844M Deal In Soccer Club Plane Crash
Posted on July 28, 2020

By Nathan Hale Law360 (July 27, 2020, 9:40 PM EDT) — A Florida state judge said during a hearing Monday in Miami that he would enter final judgments to enforce an $844 million settlement for 43 victims of a deadly 2016 crash of a plane chartered by the professional Brazilian soccer club Chapecoense. Entry of […]

Podhurst Orseck Receives  ‘Litigation Department of the Year’ Award Podhurst Orseck Receives ‘Litigation Department of the Year’ Award
Posted on June 17, 2020

Podhurst Orseck Receives ‘Litigation Department of the Year’ Award   Miami’s preeminent litigation firm is recognized as one of this year’s Daily Business Review’s “Professional Excellence” award recipients Miami-based litigation boutique Podhurst Orseck is pleased to announce that the firm has been selected as one of the honorees for the 2020 Daily Business Review Professional […]

Chambers USA 2020 Ranks Podhurst Orseck  Attorneys and Practices Chambers USA 2020 Ranks Podhurst Orseck Attorneys and Practices
Posted on June 17, 2020

Chambers USA 2020 Ranks Podhurst Orseck Attorneys and Practices Seven Podhurst Orseck attorneys and two practices are recognized among the nation’s leading law firms in annual rankings The 2020 edition of Chambers USA, one of the most prestigious legal publications in the world, recognizes seven Podhurst Orseck attorneys as leaders in their respective practices. Additionally, […]

South Florida litigators haggle over environmental impact of deregulation under Trump South Florida litigators haggle over environmental impact of deregulation under Trump
Posted on November 27, 2019

As the two-year mark of the Donald Trump presidency passes, data on the effects of the administration’s deregulatory efforts is beginning to emerge. But even as trends become identifiable, South Florida litigators and environmental activists can’t seem to agree on exactly what they portend. The Washington Post reported Jan. 24 that civil penalties levied against […]

Daily Business Review: Stephen Rosenthal channels his strong work ethic into Parkland litigation Daily Business Review: Stephen Rosenthal channels his strong work ethic into Parkland litigation
Posted on November 20, 2019

The Podhurst Orseck partner is representing the families of victims of the February 2018 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in several lawsuits. By Zach Schlein | November 01, 2019 at 01:11 PM Stephen Rosenthal is the rare jack-of-all-trades who might actually be the master of them all. Long before he moved to Miami and joined […]

Miami Herald: Broward School Board’s liability in Parkland shooting heads to state’s high court Miami Herald: Broward School Board’s liability in Parkland shooting heads to state’s high court
Posted on November 20, 2019

TALLAHASSEE The Florida Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday in the dispute over how much the Broward County School Board can be forced to pay to parents and victims of last year’s mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. The court is being asked to determine if the mass shooting was a “single incident occurrence” […]

South Florida Business Journal: How this South Florida company took a Chinese firm to court and won South Florida Business Journal: How this South Florida company took a Chinese firm to court and won
Posted on November 20, 2019

By Ashley Portero – Reporter, South Florida Business Journal A South Florida circuit board distributor that claimed a Chinese manufacturer knowingly committed fraud and engaged in unlawful conduct to hijack some of its clients emerged victorious in a recent court battle. Fort Lauderdale-based Circuitronix, was able to pursue the case due to a contract provision […]

Daily Business Review: How Miami attorneys negotiated $57M preliminary settlement with Volkswagen Daily Business Review: How Miami attorneys negotiated $57M preliminary settlement with Volkswagen
Posted on November 20, 2019

“Both sides have something to gain by settling, and both sides have something to lose by continuing to litigate,” said Matthew Weinshall of Podhurst Orseck in Miami, who worked with Peter Prieto and Alissa Del Riego to negotiate the preliminary agreement. By Raychel Lean| August 02, 2019 at 03:01 PM Miami Podhurst Orseck attorneys Peter Prieto, Matthew Weinshall […]

Law360: Atlantic salmon farmers snagged in US cartel probe Law360: Atlantic salmon farmers snagged in US cartel probe
Posted on November 20, 2019

By Matthew Perlman Law360 (November 15, 2019, 5:53 PM EST) — Following raids from European enforcers earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division has opened a criminal investigation into allegations of collusion in the Atlantic salmon farming industry. Norwegian producers of farmed salmon Grieg Seafood ASA, SalMar ASA, Lerøy Seafood Group ASA […]

The National Law Journal: The 2016 elite trial lawyers: Class action The National Law Journal: The 2016 elite trial lawyers: Class action
Posted on November 20, 2019

The firms in this category so successfully served their clients that they made it hard to choose among them. One winning firm obtained a $331 million settlement with an investment bank for purchasers of mortgage-backed securities; the other negotiated this year’s stunning and speedily achieved settlement with Volkswagen after allegations surfaced about its “defeat device” […]