Celia Ampel

New Twist in the Case of Marvel CEO's Secretly Collected DNA

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A Florida attorney will defend himself against the accusation that he participated in fraud by deposing billionaire Ike Perlmutter as a way to collect his DNA.

Florida Judge Orders Halt to Alleged Debt Relief Scam

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The defendants allegedly collected millions of dollars.

'Slowpoke' Report: Which Federal Judges Have the Biggest Backlogs?

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In the Southern District of Florida, one judge is responsible for most of the slowest-moving cases.

'Shared' Password Leads to $3.73M Verdict Against Boca Raton Company

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Using someone else's login credentials can have dire consequences, a federal case showed.

How Idols of His Youth Fueled Higer, Now Set to Lead the Florida Bar

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Michael Higer knew from the moment he gave up his Batman cape and toy firetrucks that he would be a lawyer.

4 Automakers Agree to Pay $553M on Takata Air Bag Claims

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Toyota, Subaru, Mazda and BMW agree to the settlement affecting more than 15 million consumers.

Florida Supreme Court to Rule on Legality of Red-Light Camera Programs

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Some Floridians have been seeing red after receiving traffic tickets based on footage reviewed by private companies.

Miami Judge Cracks Down on Billionaire's Son for Skirting Legal Fees

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The son of one of the richest people in the world was held in civil contempt for making no moves to pay his Miami lawyers.

$12.2M Verdict for Brothers Whose Mom Died in Head-On Collision

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Aventura lawyers argued a child's suffering could not be measured by the grades on his report card.

Sanders Donors Press Case Against DNC Over Alleged Clinton Favoritism

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A Fort Lauderdale federal judge has to decide whether the Democratic National Committee can be sued by donors who don't feel it met its promise to be "evenhanded and impartial."

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