Borrowed from a Facebook Post entitled: “Rules to Teach your Sons.” If written today, would be titled Rules to Teach your Sons and Daughters. Thought some of the “rules” had application and would be helpful to anyone going through the mediation process, and to a degree, navigating the complexities of life in general. Re-printing (with [...]
Congratulations to our own Rod B. Neuman! He was selected by Super Lawyers to the 2023 Florida Super Lawyers list. This honor is reserved for those lawyers who exhibit excellence in their practice. Only 5% of attorneys in Florida receive this distinction.
Whether you are a Homeowner (either in a homeowner’s or condominium association) or an Association representative, it is well worth your time to prepare for a statutorily required pre-suit mediation. Pre-suit mediation is required for most disputes under Section 720.311(2)(a) (the “HOA Statute”) and Section 718.1255(4) (the “Condo Act”), Florida Statutes. As the Association representative, [...]
Most parties, especially first timers, come to mediation with a great deal of trepidation. A well-timed joke may help put the parties at ease. A party may feel that “this is not a laughing matter.” Timing is everything with jokes and, of course, you must know your audience. I use humor often in mediations to [...]
Everyone here at Gibbons | Neuman wishes you and yours a very happy holiday season filled with joy and laughter. “May your walls know joy, may every room hold laughter, and every window open to great possibility.” –Mary Anne Radmacher “I find that it’s the simple things that remind you of family around [...]
Happy Thanksgiving from everyone at Gibbons | Neuman! "No one has ever become poor by giving." - Anne Frank “Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie” —Jim Davis
On Wednesday, October 12, 2022, the firm's elder law attorney, Elizabeth Allen, will be discussing elder law issues at Finances by the Fountain in Hyde Park, a monthly event presented by Unique Wealth. She will touch on long term care and Medicaid planning, along with end of life matters. Unique Wealth is located at 732 [...]
Happy Labor Day! Thank you to all the laborers out there for your dedication and commitment. May your day be filled with all the relaxation and joy you deserve. Everyone at Gibbons | Neuman wishes you and your family a safe and happy Labor Day weekend. “All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity.” —Martin Luther [...]