Richard D. Shane

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Construction Concepts Tip #4: Substantial Completion

With New Construction Projects Abound, Remember to Focus on “Substantial Completion” A quick trip down Brickell Avenue, up the Biscayne Boulevard Corridor, or along Miami Beach’s Collins Avenue will confirm the statistics from a recent report that nonresidential and residential construction contracts are up 62% for the year to date throughout greater Miami and Ft … Continue Reading

Florida Court: Lawyers And Judges Should Not Be Facebook Friends

Just friends? Think twice before “friending” the bench Can’t lawyers and judges just be “friends?” Apparently not, so ruled Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeal last week in Domville v. State, No. 4D12-556 (Fla. 4th DCA 2012). The Fourth District’s decision is seemingly the first of its kind since the Florida Judicial Ethics Advisory Committee … Continue Reading