Bernhard Law Firm Wins Challenge to Section 1782 Investigation into Brazil Energy Trading Dispute, Has Investigation Vacated and Quashed

Bernhard Law Firm has won its challenge to a Section 1782 petition requesting the aid of the United States District Court of the Southern District of Florida to investigate certain alleged owners of a Brazilian energy trading company out of Recife, Brazil.… Read More Bernhard Law Firm Wins Challenge to Section 1782 Investigation into Brazil Energy Trading Dispute, Has Investigation Vacated and Quashed

Bernhard Law Firm Wins Dismissal for South Beach Hotel in Commercial Interference Case

Bernhard Law Firm recently won dismissal of claims in a Miami lawsuit involving the firm’s client, a South Beach hotel located in the upscale South of Fifth neighborhood. (Florida Bar disclaimer: results may not be typical. You may not have as beneficial a result, or same or similar results). Bernhard Law Firm was defending the hotel… Read More Bernhard Law Firm Wins Dismissal for South Beach Hotel in Commercial Interference Case

Bernhard Law Firm files $2M in lawsuits for IP at Penn State, recovery of Turkish glass, determination of Venezuelan bank accounts, and claw-back from a FINRA broker-dealer.

If you have questions about filing a lawsuit in a business or financial dispute, please contact Bernhard Law Firm at http://www.bernhardlawfirm.com, 786-871-3349, abernhard@bernhardlawfirm.com.… Read More Bernhard Law Firm files $2M in lawsuits for IP at Penn State, recovery of Turkish glass, determination of Venezuelan bank accounts, and claw-back from a FINRA broker-dealer.

Bernhard Law Firm Wins Dismissal of $1M Brazilian Guarantors from South Beach Commercial Leasing Lawsuit

Today, Bernhard Law Firm won dismissal of two Brazilian shareholders in a million $ dollar guaranty lawsuit for leasing of South Beach commercial space. (Florida Bar disclaimer: results may not be typical. You may not have as beneficial a result).… Read More Bernhard Law Firm Wins Dismissal of $1M Brazilian Guarantors from South Beach Commercial Leasing Lawsuit

HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR LAW IN AN INTERNATIONAL DISPUTE – Six Steps to Determine Default Choice of Law Without Contractual Guidance

This article provides a primer on initial considerations in choice of law where there is no contractual provision predetermining the controlling law. This article uses the example of a foreign estate administration recouping Florida real estate owned by a Netherlands company.… Read More HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR LAW IN AN INTERNATIONAL DISPUTE – Six Steps to Determine Default Choice of Law Without Contractual Guidance

How Valuable Is an Attorney’s Word? – Attorney Statements in Court as Evidence

Under Florida law, an attorney’s statements, as an officer of the court, can be admissible evidence on personal factual matters and non-privileged communications, such as personal coordination of a witness’s travel and location. Fishman v. Liberty Assocs., Inc., 196 So. 2d 493, 496–97 (Fla. 3d DCA 1967)… Read More How Valuable Is an Attorney’s Word? – Attorney Statements in Court as Evidence