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Miami Proactively Seeking Medical Tourism

Though the multi-billion dollar medical tourism industry is dominated by Asia, it is on the rise in the United States, with many wealthy international patients eyeing the U.S.’s innovative treatments in areas such as orthopedic…more

| Health, International Law & Trade

Miami Light Rail System May Become A Signature P3

Plans of New Passenger Rail Link from Miami-to-Miami Beach - On several occasions we have written about transportation public-private partnerships in the Miami area. These have included posts on red-light cameras,…more

| Transportation, Government Contracting

ICCA Congress Cements Miami As Arbitration Hub

Every two years the top international arbitration professionals and legal scholars from around the globe gather at the International Council for Commercial Arbitration’s Congress, or “ICCA Congress,” as it is commonly known, to…more

| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Commercial Law & Contracts,...

200 New Condo Towers Planned In South Florida Since May 2011

An exciting announcement was recently made in South Florida - between May 2011 and today more than 200 new condo towers east of I-95 in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties have been scheduled to be built. Yes, this is…more

| Real Estate - Residential

Enterprise Florida Opens Business Development Offices In China

Enterprise Florida recently opened business development offices in Hong Kong and Shanghai. Enterprise Florida is a partnership between Florida’s businesses and government leaders that strives to increase job growth for Florida…more

| International Law & Trade

Canadian Investment Firm Building Upscale Mobile Home Parks In Florida

As ties between Canada and Florida continue to strengthen, Canadian investment in the region continues to increase. Tricon Capital Group, the Canadian company whose profit rose five-fold last year after betting on U.S. housing…more

| Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Real Estate - Residential

Miami Now Go-To Destination For International Arbitration: Part 2 Of 2

Recently we reported on the creation of an international arbitration court in Miami, and the myriad benefits that it will bring to the local judicial system as well as the many corporations that conduct business in Miami. In…more

| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Commercial Law & Contracts,...

Launch Of Miami Beach Suncare Line

The City of Miami Beach kicked off its birthday celebration the evening of Friday, March 14th with a launch party for Miami Beach Suncare, a new line of skincare products. In attendance were some of Miami’s brightest stars,…more

| Commercial Law & Contracts, Communications & Media Law, Intellectual...

Rebounding South Florida Real Estate Market Fuels Employment

The numbers in a recent South Florida jobs report confirmed what all of the new building cranes going up have indicated - the real estate market is back in South Florida. According to a recent Miami Herald article, the…more

| Real Estate - Residential, Real Estate - Commercial

History Repeats Itself At The Mouth Of The Miami River

Ten years ago, attorney Michael Kreitzer represented a developer who was faced with an injunction on its development of a high-rise apartment building on the south side of the Miami River after it was discovered that the…more

| Construction Law, Zoning, Planning & Land Use, Indigenous Peoples, Real...

2014 Legislative Session: Bills To Watch

On Tuesday, March 4th, Florida lawmakers gathered in Tallahassee for the start of the 2014 legislative session. Lawmakers now have 60 days to pass their bills into law. For those of us in South Florida, we want to follow this…more

| Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Environmental Law, Insurance, Taxation

Construction Begins On A Mixed-Use Development In Wynwood

The Wynwood district north of downtown is becoming a hot spot for mixed-use development activities. Recent articles in the South Florida Business Journal and Curbed report that construction is under way on Wynwood House, a mixed…more

| Construction Law, Zoning, Planning & Land Use, Real Estate -...

Family Trust Company Essential Long-Term Planning Tool For Entrepreneurs

Miami is a hot bed for start-up businesses and entrepreneurs, and is one of the most innovative business communities in the country. It’s certainly no surprise, seeing as Florida is ranked the #2 state to do business in, due to…more

| Commercial Law & Contracts, Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

Supreme Court Denies Certiorari In Win For Condo-Hotel Developers

We recently posted about condo-hotels and their apparent comeback in the marketplace. Now, a recent Supreme Court decision that decreases the restrictions historically inherent to these types of properties could intensify the…more

| Commercial Law & Contracts, Securities Law, Real Estate - Commercial

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