Florida Bar Association

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2010

    Investigation Dropped Against Former Hospital District Attorney

    browardhealth.orgGoldstone​Broward State Attorney's Office has elected not to file criminal charges against Marc Goldstone, the former general counsel of Broward Health who was fired in May of last year after the hospital district's commissioners claimed he'd deceived them about how he would be ad ... More >>

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    January 18, 2010

    Will Florida Bar Tackle Complaint Against LeMieux?

    lemieux.senate.govGeorge LeMieux​If you've followed the recent machinations of the Florida Bar Association, it's hard to imagine it will hold Sen. George LeMieux accountable for what appear to be grievous professional sins he committed in 2008.But at least there's some pressure building, as eviden ... More >>

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    November 17, 2009

    Bar Complaint Against Hospital District Attorney Dismissed

    The Florida Bar Association has ruled that Sam Goren, acting general counsel of the North Broward Hospital District, did not act incompetently or violate professional ethics standards in giving advice to the board, which led to the firing of the district's two lead attorneys and the hiring of Goren' ... More >>

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    November 11, 2009

    Broward Health Hit With Whistleblower Lawsuits

    browardhealth.orgMarc Goldstone​Shortly after Marc Goldstone began his new job as general counsel of Broward Health in November of last year, he found that the public hospital district -- which is among the nation's largest -- had been violating a range of federal laws and court orders, some of wh ... More >>

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    September 15, 2009

    Citing Lauderdale Attorney's Fine, NY Times Describes Perils of Mixing Law, Social Media

    flickr: eyals​Broward County's legal system is an ultra-cynical reality show set in a leaky, creaky courthouse, where an honorable attorney's ideals get murdered with weekly regularity -- as surely as Kenny gets whacked on South Park. That culture is a disease. Attorney Sean Conway's blog diatribe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2009

    Hospital District Attorney Hit With Bar Complaint

    "I didn't come here looking for a job," said attorney Sam Goren on May 14 at an emergency meeting of the North Broward Hospital District's Board of Commissioners. In the moments before, commissioners had relied upon Goren's legal counsel in determining that their general counsel, Marc Goldstone, sho ... More >>

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    June 12, 2009

    Were Hospital Attorneys Fired for Sake of Cover-Up?

    browardhealth.orgMarc GoldstoneFor the past month, the North Broward Hospital District has been wrestling with two seemingly unrelated scandals: the corruption investigation of Commissioner Joseph Cobo and the sudden firing of the district's general counsel, Marc Goldstone, and his lieutenant, Joe T ... More >>

  • News

    June 19, 2008

    Jack Don't Know Jack

    Why will the right-wing crusader likely lose his license? Swastikas are just the start.

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    June 14, 2007
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    October 12, 2006


    Robby and B-9 Take Boca

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    April 7, 2005


    Pink Elephant?

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    December 16, 2004

    Don't Hide the G-r-r-r

    Who You Gonna Call?

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    March 21, 2002

    A Queer Law

    Florida's ban on gay adoption is not only unjust; it's downright homophobic

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    January 10, 2002

    Drug Holiday

    Once a leading gay activist, CenterOne cofounder Gary Steinsmith has fallen on hard times

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    October 25, 2001

    A Potemkin Lawyer

    With Jorge Fernandez as your courtroom advocate, you may as well surrender

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    December 17, 1998

    The Life We're Handed

    Alex Pittock didn't ask for a forklift to practically amputate his hand, he didn't ask for the money he got in a settlement, and he certainly didn't ask for his family to fall apart around him