Samantha Joseph

New Class Action Filed Against Equifax in Florida

Samantha Joseph

A class action filed in Florida against Atlanta-based Equifax Inc. notes an ironic catch-22 that Equifax has since eliminated.

5 South Florida Lawyers Arrested in Alleged Fraud Scheme

Samantha Joseph

Detectives arrested five South Florida personal injury attorneys accused of participating in an insurance fraud with lucrative kickbacks.

Holland & Knight Agrees to Pay $5 Million to Settle Malpractice Suit

Samantha Joseph

A proposed settlement shows Holland & Knight would pay $5 million to settle a malpractice suit involving two of its attorneys.

Florida Courts Juggle Thousands of Missed Hearings, Deadlines in Irma's Wake

Samantha Joseph

New collateral damage in Hurricane Irma's wake: thousands of missed deadlines, hearings and canceled judicial sales.

FIU is No. 1 on Bar Exam Pass Rate

Samantha Joseph

Florida International University College of Law was the top performer in the July 2017 General Bar Examination, which drew 3,247 applicants.

Miami-Based Akerman Linked to the Scandal Around Trump's FEMA Nominee

Samantha Joseph

Miami-based Akerman reportedly participated in a lobbying dinner that caught federal investigators' attention, and fueled speculation of alleged unethical behavior by President Donald Trump's nominee for a top job at the Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA.

Here's Why A Court Asked Two Plaintiffs Not to 'Slay the Slain'

Samantha Joseph

Two homeowners who felt misled on a mortgage refinance sued the three companies involved — even after getting what they wanted.

How a New Law Affecting Condo Associations Could Mean Brisk Business for Web Designers

Samantha Joseph

A new law set to take effect July 1 requires condo associations with 150 units or more to post their business records online so unit owners have easy access.

Courts, Law Schools to Stay Closed Through Monday as Irma Nears

Samantha Joseph

State courts in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties will be closed Sept. 11 due to Hurricane Irma.

Florida Courts, Law School Announce Hurricane Closures

Samantha Joseph

State courts in Miami-Dade and Monroe counties and the St. Thomas University law school announce closures as Hurricane Irma barrels toward the region.

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