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SBA Disaster Assistance – For Florida Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus

SBA Disaster Assistance Available for Florida Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration announced that small businesses located in the State of Florida adversely impacted by COVID-19 can now apply for disaster loans. For small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations, the SBA [..]

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Part two of a three-part series on the significantly re-vamped version of the Florida Business Corporation Act (the “FBCA”).

This is part two of a three-part series on the significantly re-vamped version of the Florida Business Corporation Act (the “FBCA”), which went into effect on January 1, 2020. This article highlights some of the changes to the previous FBCA that Florida corporations may encounter if they find themselves party to a lawsuit. The first [..]

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County and Circuit Court Jurisdictional Changes for Florida to go into Effect 2020

In 2020, the state of Florida’s Circuit Court jurisdictional minimum will increase to $30,000. In 2023, the Circuit Court jurisdictional minimum will increase to $50,000. The change in jurisdictional minimums should result in more cases being filed in County Court rather than Circuit Court, with the hope that a greater division between the two leads [..]

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5 Common Issues Found in Title Searches

It is important to perform a title search before purchasing any property. This search involves looking into all matters affecting the title, particularly public records listing liens, encumbrances, ownership, and other factors. These records include written documents like deeds and mortgages, probate, marriage, and tax records, and they are extremely important in establishing the ownership [..]

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