Florida Supreme Court further defines contours of "Stand Your Ground" law, does not protec
Florida's "Stand your Ground" law does not immunize a defendant from civil liability for injuring another person, even the agg
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Hodkin Stage is pleased to announce that its new name is Hodkin Stage Ward, and that we have been joined by distinguished litigator Philip E. Ward, Esq. Phil has been practicing law for nearly 30 years. He specializes in Commercial and Trademark Infringement, and other areas of law. Previously, Phil was a Shareholder at GrayRobinson in the commercial litigation Department. His experience includes advising clients and handling the prosecution and defense of trademark infringem
Florida Supreme Court applies Covenants not to Compete to Home Healthcare
White v. Mederi Caretenders Visiting Services of Southeast Florida, LLC, SC16-28, SC16-400 Home health referral sources can be a protected legitimate business interest under Fla. Stat. 542.335. In these two cases consolidated for review before the Supreme Court, both Employees were former employees of licensed home health care companies. Both Employees engaged in conduct in violation of their non-compete compliment contracts by working for direct competitors of their prior em