Ms. Farrell will be presenting the workshop "Fifty Shades of Permanent Total Disability" on Monday June 10th at 12:30. The workshop will provide strategies for defending a claim for PTD, mistakes your team should always avoid and the ends and outs of utilizing a 501 (c) (3) non-profit placement program.
For more information and registration for the conference click here.
Kristen will present "Young Lawyers - What is This Case Worth" during a breakout session June 7th. The presentation is part of the 2-day conference and at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida on June 6-7, 2013.
For registration and additional information click here.
Boyd & Jenerette attorneys Mark Eckels and Kansas Gooden will be speaking at the 2013 Hot Topics in Appellate Practice seminar on May 17th, 2013 in Jacksonville, FL.
The CLE seminar is presented by the Florida Bar's Continuing Education Committee and Appellate Section to provide an update of topical issues currently affecting appellate practice in the state of Florida
For more information on the seminar click here.
Boyd & Jenerette Partner Alan Fertel will be speaking at the American Bar Association 4th Annual International Legal Symposium on the World of Music, Film, Television and Sports on Friday May 3rd in Miami Beach at 2:30 p.m.
Fertel will be presenting on the topic of NCAA v. University of Miami…Which Institution Has Lost Institutional Control?
For more information on the symposium click here.
Boyd & Jenerette Partners Kristen Van der Linde and Mark Eckels were recognized as Jacksonville's Best Lawyers in the April 2013 edition of Jacksonville Magazine. The 'Best Lawyers' selection was determined by The Best Lawyers in America and The Florida Bar. The partners were recognized in the following areas:
Kristen Van der Linde, Insurance Law & Personal Injury Litigation: Defendants
Mark Eckels, Workers' Compensation Law: Employers
Mark Eckels, Kristen Van der Linde and Elizabeth Howard were also included in the April 2013 Jacksonville Magazine's board certified attorneys listing. The Florida Bar board certification is the highest level of evaluation of competency and experience in one or more of 24 certification fields, as well as professionalism and ethics in practice.
Boyd & Jenerette Partner Elizabeth Howard will speak at the American Bar Association Forum on the Construction Industry's 2013 spring meeting. Ms. Howard will speak on 'Ethical and Effective Ways to Identify and Network at Events and Conferences'.
Ms. Howard along with Amy Phillips of Arcadis U.S. Inc., will discuss the ABA rules that limit the marketing abilities of lawyers and how to successfully avoid violating them.
Ms. Howard serves as Boyd & Jenerette's Construction Law Practice Group leader and is Board Certified in Construction Law.
For more information on the ABA forum April 25, 2013 click here.
Boyd & Jenerette is a proud sponsor of the 6th Annual Pedal for PAL Bike Tour in West Palm Beach April 7th, 2013 . The bike tour consists of cycle ride lengths of 16, 34, 62, or 100 miles along A1A, US 1 and other shoreline roads to raise money for the Police Athletic League Program of Palm Beach County, FL.
The Police Athletic League is a youth crime prevention program that relies on educational, athletic and other recreational activities to build partnerships between youth, law enforcement, and the community and to encourage and develop good citizenship and improve the quality of life in Palm Beach County.
To learn more about the Palm Beach County Police Athletic League click here.
Maria Soledad Bodero Appointed to Legislative Committee of the International Law Section of the Florida Bar
Boyd & Jenerette Associate Maria Soledad Bodero has been appointed to the Legislative Committee of the International Section of the Florida Bar. The International Law Section provides a forum of communication and education to and for the public and attorneys on matters relating to international law; and to improve the administration and the application of laws, rules and regulations in international law.
Ms. Bodero handles litigation matters involving commercial, contractual and real estate disputes and has represented domestic and international clients in litigation and arbitration. Ms. Bodero’s practice also involves a wide array of complex family matters, with a particular emphasis on international-based clients that has allowed her to assist her clients in foreign jurisdictions including China, Taiwan and South and Central America.