Diaz Reus International Law Firm & Alliance (DRT) Earns Law360’s #1 Diversity Spot for Second Consecutive Year

Miami, FL – September 2, 2020 – For the second consecutive year, Diaz Reus International Law Firm & Alliance (DRT) announces that it has been ranked #1 in Law 360’s “2020 Diversity Snapshot”, in the category of law firms with 100 or fewer attorneys. The survey shows that the U.S. legal industry as a whole […]

Gary E DavidsonPartner, Diaz Reus

OFAC Sanctions Chinese Government Entity and Officials

On July 9, 2020, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) sanctioned the Xinjiang Public Security Bureau (“XPSB”), together with four government officials of the People’s Republic of China (“PRC”) pursuant to the 2016 Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act (“GLOMAG”) and Executive Order (“E.O.”) 13818 of December 20, 2017, “Blocking the […]

Gary E DavidsonPartner, Diaz Reus

OSHA Recordkeeping Requirements And Recent Changes Relating To Covid-19

Effective May 26, 2020, and until further notice, OSHA revised its recordkeeping requirements to provide new rules relating to COVID-19. Below is a summary of the OSHA recordkeeping requirements, the new COVID-19 rules, and practical advice for compliance.   Who needs to follow OSHA’s recordkeeping requirements? Unless exempt, businesses with more than 10 employees must follow […]

Bruce LorenPartner, Loren & Kean Law

Florida Removes Requirement For Witnesses In Commercial And Residential Leases

Signed into law on June 27, 2020 and effective July 1, 2020, Florida House Bill 469 removed the Florida requirement that two witnesses must sign residential or commercial leases for longer than a year. The removal will help streamline real estate transactions, especially in light of COVID-19 where in-person interaction is difficult. The new law […]

Michael KeanPartner, Loren & Kean Law

How to Survive an OSHA Inspection

Loren & Kean Law is pleased to share the below article written by Kathleen Clair of Health & Safety Consulting Services, LLC with our clients. With OSHA enforcement and fines becoming more prevalent in the construction industry we believe that this is invaluable information for our clients and therefore will share information produced by OSHA […]

Bruce LorenPartner, Loren & Kean Law

The U.S. Government Expands Its Venezuela-Related Sanctions

OFAC ALERT The U.S. Government Expands Its Venezuela-Related Sanctions On June 18, 2020, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) sanctioned a number of Mexican individuals, entities, and vessels for “their activities in or associated with a network attempting to evade United States sanctions on Venezuela’s oil sector.” OFAC’s action was based on […]

Gary E DavidsonPartner, Diaz Reus

Employer compliance with the recent U.S Supreme court ruling on LGBT employee discrimination

The U.S. Supreme Court recently released a landmark ruling in Bostock v. Clayton County, Georgia. The ruling established that Title VII of the U.S. Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibits discrimination of employees based on gender, also applies to gay and transgender employees. This article explains the legal implications of the ruling and provides […]

Bruce LorenPartner, Loren & Kean Law

Bryn Law Group joins IR as the exclusive Mergers & Acquisitions Member in US – Florida

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Mark Bryn of Bryn Law Group. Mark has joined IR as our exclusive Mergers & Acquisitions member in US – Florida. Bryn Law Group – a Miami based law firm with a wide range of experience which is used to effectively and creatively represent […]

Mark BrynFounder, Bryn Law Group

OFAC Revises Its Chevron-Related General License

On April 21, 2020, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) issued General License 8F extending the deadline established by General License 8E for Chevron Corporation, Halliburton, Schlumberger Limited, Baker Hughes, and Weatherford International (the “Relevant Entities”) to conduct certain transactions and activities otherwise prohibited under the Venezuela-related Sanctions for the maintenance […]

Gary E DavidsonPartner, Diaz Reus