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JOSH MIGDAL FEATURED IN SOUTH FL. SUN SENTINEL ARTICLE “FLORIDA’S DELINQUENT MORTGAGES TRIGGER FEARS OF HOUSING MELTDOWN” (JUNE 2020)
ISAAC MARCUSHAMER FEATURED IN SFBJ, TRD MIAMI ARTICLES ON MIAMI BEACH $25M HOTEL FORECLOSURE LAWSUIT (JUNE 2020)
6 MM&H ATTORNEYS SELECTED AS 2020 RISING STARS AND SUPER LAWYERS BY THOMSON REUTERS (JUNE 2020)
MAIA ARON FEATURED IN LEGALTECH NEWS ARTICLE “KEEP IT VIRTUAL: SOME HOPE REMOTE DEPOSITIONS, COURT HEARINGS CONTINUE POST-COVID” (JUNE 2020)
NEW HIRES DANIEL MALAND AND JORDAN NADEL FEATURED IN “ON THE MOVE” ARTICLE FOR DBR (MAY 2020)
ETAN MARK FEATURED IN DBR ARTICLE “FLORIDA CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAWYERS EYEING CIVIL WORK?…” (MAY 2020)

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  • FLORIDA’S DELINQUENT MORTGAGES TRIGGER FEARS OF HOUSING MELTDOWN (mortgage)

FLORIDA’S DELINQUENT MORTGAGES TRIGGER FEARS OF HOUSING MELTDOWN

June 26th, 2020|Comments Off on FLORIDA’S DELINQUENT MORTGAGES TRIGGER FEARS OF HOUSING MELTDOWN

By Ron Hurtibise, South Florida Sun Sentinel | June 26, 2020 Rising mortgage delinquency rates in Florida are raising fears that the coronavirus pandemic will lead to a foreclosure crisis as bad if not worse [...]

  • BridgeInvest Alex Horn, Variety Hotel at 1700 Alton Road in Miami Beach

LENDER FILES TO FORECLOSE ON NEW SOUTH BEACH HOTEL

June 12th, 2020|Comments Off on LENDER FILES TO FORECLOSE ON NEW SOUTH BEACH HOTEL

The lender alleges the hotel has failed to make payments since April By Keith Larsen, The Real Deal Miami | June 12, 2020 A lender filed a foreclosure lawsuit on a hotel in South Beach, in a [...]

  • Attorney Issac Marcushamer (hotel)

NEW HOTEL IN MIAMI BEACH SUBJECT OF $25M FORECLOSURE LAWSUIT

June 11th, 2020|Comments Off on NEW HOTEL IN MIAMI BEACH SUBJECT OF $25M FORECLOSURE LAWSUIT

By Brian Bandell, South Florida Business Journal | June 11th, 2020 The new Variety Hotel in Miami Beach is the city's first hospitality property to face a foreclosure lawsuit amid economic fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic. [...]

  • Computer with Zoom meeting (remote depositions hearings)

KEEP IT VIRTUAL: SOME HOPE REMOTE DEPOSITIONS, COURT HEARINGS CONTINUE POST-COVID

June 2nd, 2020|Comments Off on KEEP IT VIRTUAL: SOME HOPE REMOTE DEPOSITIONS, COURT HEARINGS CONTINUE POST-COVID

While remote depositions, hearings and court arguments can make it difficult to read a client or judge's reactions, the long-term savings such technology affords may keep law firms and their customers engaged long after COVID-19 [...]

  • Daniel Maland and Jordan S. Nadel (joined)

ON THE MOVE: ARON RASKAS JOINS GUNSTER

June 1st, 2020|Comments Off on ON THE MOVE: ARON RASKAS JOINS GUNSTER

Legal industry hiring in South Florida. By ALM Staff, The Daily Business Review | May 29, 2020 Aron U. Raskas has joined Gunster in Miami as a shareholder. Raskas’ practice focuses on business, criminal, regulatory and [...]

  • Josh Migdal is partner with Florida boutique litigation law firm Mark Migdal & Hayden (mortgage fraud)

FLATTENING THE HOUSING CURVE IN A PANDEMIC

May 21st, 2020|Comments Off on FLATTENING THE HOUSING CURVE IN A PANDEMIC

By Josh Migdal & Kevin Gale for South Florida Business & Wealth| May 21, 2020 In the classic film Groundhog Day (and yes, it is a classic), Bill Murray’s character wakes up over and over again in [...]

  • Michael Fichtel of Kelley Kronenberg Law in Davie. JOCK FISTICK / SOUTH FLORIDA BUSINESS JOURNAL (law firms COVID-19)

WHY SOME LAW FIRMS WON’T MAKE IT THROUGH COVID-19

May 20th, 2020|Comments Off on WHY SOME LAW FIRMS WON’T MAKE IT THROUGH COVID-19

By Brian Bandell, South Florida Business Journal | May 20, 2020 Many law firms in South Florida have lost significant business due to Covid-19, which could threaten some of the companies' survival, experts say. Layoffs, furloughs [...]

  • Etan Mark (motion calendar)

EVERYONE WINS WITH ZOOM MOTION CALENDAR (EXCEPT THE LOSER)

May 8th, 2020|Comments Off on EVERYONE WINS WITH ZOOM MOTION CALENDAR (EXCEPT THE LOSER)

There is no better place to start than the unceremonious elimination of in-person state court motion calendar. It is rare that we are presented with such an elegant solution to such a pervasive problem. Commentary [...]

  • A man with hands folded on a desk (business interruption insurance)

TRANSPARENCY IS KEY FOR INSURANCE AGENTS HANDLING CORONAVIRUS CLAIMS

May 6th, 2020|Comments Off on TRANSPARENCY IS KEY FOR INSURANCE AGENTS HANDLING CORONAVIRUS CLAIMS

By Elizabeth Blosfield, Insurance Journal | May 6, 2020 Business interruption insurance has been a much-debated topic during the coronavirus crisis, with some businesses already pushing back against virus-related claim denials. In several cities, groups [...]

  • Daniel Maland and Jordan S. Nadel (joined)

HOW SOME BOUTIQUES ARE AVOIDING BIGLAW’S VIRUS CUTS

April 30th, 2020|Comments Off on HOW SOME BOUTIQUES ARE AVOIDING BIGLAW’S VIRUS CUTS

By Xiumei Dong, Law360 | April 30th, 2020 While many BigLaw firms are tightening their belts during the COVID-19 outbreak, several boutique firms are offering additional benefits to keep their teams together, even if that [...]

  • A store with a sign in window (COVID-19 business interruption)

MORE STATES INTRODUCE COVID-19 BUSINESS-INTERRUPTION BILLS

April 16th, 2020|Comments Off on MORE STATES INTRODUCE COVID-19 BUSINESS-INTERRUPTION BILLS

By Elizabeth Blosfield, Claims Journal | April 16th, 2020 New Jersey was the first state to propose a bill that would mandate insurers cover COVID-19-related losses under their business interruption policies, and the insurance industry [...]

SOFLA PREPARES FOR FLOOD OF FORECLOSURES AND EVICTIONS AFTER GOVERNOR’S FREEZE

April 6th, 2020|Comments Off on SOFLA PREPARES FOR FLOOD OF FORECLOSURES AND EVICTIONS AFTER GOVERNOR’S FREEZE

Lawyers say there will be a flood of foreclosures and evictions after the order is lifted By Katherine Kallergis and Keith Larsen, The Real Deal| April 6th, 2020 With hundreds of Floridians losing their jobs [...]

  • “A LANDLORD WAIVING RENT AND NOT GETTING ANYTHING IN RETURN IS JUST NOT A REALITY:” EXPERTS SOUND OFF ON PANDEMIC’S EFFECT ON SOUTH FLORIDA’S RETAIL MARKET

“A LANDLORD WAIVING RENT AND NOT GETTING ANYTHING IN RETURN IS JUST NOT A REALITY:” EXPERTS SOUND OFF ON PANDEMIC’S EFFECT ON SOUTH FLORIDA’S RETAIL MARKET

April 3rd, 2020|Comments Off on “A LANDLORD WAIVING RENT AND NOT GETTING ANYTHING IN RETURN IS JUST NOT A REALITY:” EXPERTS SOUND OFF ON PANDEMIC’S EFFECT ON SOUTH FLORIDA’S RETAIL MARKET

The pandemic could change the way commercial leases and insurance policies are structured By Katherine Kallergis, The Real Deal| April 3rd, 2020 Pebb Enterprises, like many commercial landlords in South Florida, is working with tenants [...]

  • decrease chart with arrow (coronavirus cancellations)

CORONAVIRUS CANCELLATIONS MEAN REVENUE LOSS, POTENTIAL LIABILITY

April 3rd, 2020|Comments Off on CORONAVIRUS CANCELLATIONS MEAN REVENUE LOSS, POTENTIAL LIABILITY

By Cynthia L. Cooper, ABA Journal | April 2nd, 2020  Litigation lawyer Vanessa L. Miller first took notice of the coronavirus spread in Wuhan, China, in early January. A partner at Foley & Lardner in [...]

  • Title IX vs. UM (sexual harassment)

U. OF MIAMI CAN’T DODGE EX-STUDENT’S SEXUAL HARASSMENT SUIT

March 31st, 2020|Comments Off on U. OF MIAMI CAN’T DODGE EX-STUDENT’S SEXUAL HARASSMENT SUIT

By Nathan Hale, Law360 | March 31st, 2020 Law360 (March 31, 2020,  7:23 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge on Monday threw out an ex-graduate student's claims that the University of Miami negligently handled [...]

  • Street sign saying "No Sexual Harassment Any Time" (student's harassment suit frivolous)

U. OF MIAMI CALLS EX-STUDENT’S HARASSMENT SUIT ‘FRIVOLOUS’

March 26th, 2020|Comments Off on U. OF MIAMI CALLS EX-STUDENT’S HARASSMENT SUIT ‘FRIVOLOUS’

By Nathan Hale, Law360 | March 26th, 2020 Law360 (March 26, 2020,  9:19 PM EDT) -- The University of Miami asked a federal judge Thursday to sanction a former marketing graduate student and her counsel [...]

POLL WORKERS DIDN’T SHOW UP AT SOME PRIMARY ELECTION PRECINCTS ON TUESDAY BECAUSE OF COVID-19 CONCERNS, LIMITING PEOPLE’S ABILITY TO VOTE

March 17th, 2020|Comments Off on POLL WORKERS DIDN’T SHOW UP AT SOME PRIMARY ELECTION PRECINCTS ON TUESDAY BECAUSE OF COVID-19 CONCERNS, LIMITING PEOPLE’S ABILITY TO VOTE

A voter wears a protective mask while exiting a polling station after casting a ballot in Miami, Florida, on March 17, 2020. Jayme Gershen—Bloomberg/Getty Images By Madeline Carlisle, TIME Magazine | March 17th, [...]

Press Releases

Media Contacts: ANDER & Co   Suzanne Schmidt Perez-Bernal (suzanne@anderpr.com)   Bryna Winer (bryna@anderpr.com)

PRESS RELEASE ARCHIVE

Press Releases

Media Contacts: ANDER & Co   Suzanne Schmidt Perez-Bernal (suzanne@anderpr.com)   Bryna Winer (bryna@anderpr.com)

  • Buttons

BUTTONS ADDRESS ATTORNEY MENTAL HEALTH

September 16th, 2019|Comments Off on BUTTONS ADDRESS ATTORNEY MENTAL HEALTH

Kevin Gale, South Florida Business and Wealth | September 16, 2019 Don Hayden models one of the buttons used in the 28 Legal Minds campaign Mark Migdal & Hayden has begun a mental [...]

  • Image of a blind justice statue saying no more turning a blind eye to the legal profession's mental health crisis

#28LEGALMINDS: MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN LAUNCHES MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

June 25th, 2019|Comments Off on #28LEGALMINDS: MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN LAUNCHES MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

By MM&H | June 25, 2019 Boutique litigation law firm shines light on mental health with fundraising initiative. MIAMI (June 25, 2019) – Florida litigation boutique law firm Mark Migdal & Hayden (MM&H), today announced [...]

  • Chambers USA 2019 Cover Detail

MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN RECOGNIZED IN CHAMBERS & PARTNERS USA GUIDE

April 25th, 2019|Comments Off on MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN RECOGNIZED IN CHAMBERS & PARTNERS USA GUIDE

Media Contacts:  ANDER & Co Suzanne Schmidt Perez-Bernal (suzanne@anderpr.com) Bryna Winer (bryna@anderpr.com) Specialty litigation firm the youngest Florida litigation firm recognized in 2019 edition MIAMI (April 25, 2019) – Florida boutique litigation law firm Mark [...]

MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN GROWS TEAM WITH ADDITION OF YANIV ADAR

February 5th, 2019|Comments Off on MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN GROWS TEAM WITH ADDITION OF YANIV ADAR

Media Contacts:  ANDER & Co Suzanne Schmidt Perez-Bernal (suzanne@anderpr.com) Bryna Winer (bryna@anderpr.com) Boutique litigation law firm deepens bench as it nears two-year anniversary Yaniv Adar MIAMI (Feb. 5, 2019) – Florida boutique litigation [...]

  • Alligator litigator ping pong

MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN LAW FIRM EXPANDS WITH ADDITION OF TWO ATTORNEYS, AND A PING PONG TABLE

November 13th, 2018|Comments Off on MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN LAW FIRM EXPANDS WITH ADDITION OF TWO ATTORNEYS, AND A PING PONG TABLE

Media Contacts:  ANDER & Co Suzanne Schmidt Perez-Bernal (suzanne@anderpr.com) Bryna Winer (bryna@anderpr.com) Former Berger Singerman and Genovese Joblove & Battista, P.A. attorneys join the boutique litigation law firm MIAMI (Nov. 13, 2018) – Florida boutique [...]

  • MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN PARTNER LARA O’DONNELL GRILLO TO SERVE ON INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF DEFENSE COUNSEL

MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN PARTNER LARA O’DONNELL GRILLO TO SERVE ON INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF DEFENSE COUNSEL

December 13th, 2017|Comments Off on MARK MIGDAL & HAYDEN PARTNER LARA O’DONNELL GRILLO TO SERVE ON INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF DEFENSE COUNSEL

Media Contacts:  ANDER & Co Suzanne Schmidt Perez-Bernal (suzanne@anderpr.com) Bryna Winer (bryna@anderpr.com) MM&H partner, Lara O'Donnell Grillo MIAMI (Dec.13, 2017) – Florida boutique litigation law firm Mark Midgal & Hayden (MM&H) announced today [...]

Published Papers

Published Papers

FRANCHISING WORLD FACES UNCERTAIN FUTURE AS NEW FRANCHISE LAW TAKES EFFECT

November 3rd, 2019|Comments Off on FRANCHISING WORLD FACES UNCERTAIN FUTURE AS NEW FRANCHISE LAW TAKES EFFECT

By Martin Keane One of the unique aspects of the franchise business model has long been that many franchisees are considered independent contractors. However, a new franchise law set to take effect in California looks [...]

CONTROLLING COSTS IN ARBITRATION

August 27th, 2017|Comments Off on CONTROLLING COSTS IN ARBITRATION

By Don Hayden While arbitration remains the best mechanism to ensure neutrality and enforceability of cross-border disputes, it has come under fire in the last decade, particularly from some corporate counsel and practitioners given a [...]

SUPREME COURT DECISION STRENGTHENS PROTECTIONS TO PREGNANT EMPLOYEES UNDER FEDERAL PREGNANCY DISCRIMINATION ACT.

August 27th, 2017|Comments Off on SUPREME COURT DECISION STRENGTHENS PROTECTIONS TO PREGNANT EMPLOYEES UNDER FEDERAL PREGNANCY DISCRIMINATION ACT.

By Don Hayden On March 25th, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a very favorable decision for pregnant employees seeking protection under the Pregnancy Discrimination Act, 92 Stat. 2076, 42 U.S.C. §2000 et. seq. (“PDA”), that [...]

INTERESTING DEBATE ON SEPARATION OF POWERS DOCTRINE ANTICIPATED IN UPCOMING FLORIDA SUPREME COURT ARGUMENT OF APPROPRIATENESS OF EXPERT STANDARD IMPOSED BY LEGISLATURE

August 27th, 2017|Comments Off on INTERESTING DEBATE ON SEPARATION OF POWERS DOCTRINE ANTICIPATED IN UPCOMING FLORIDA SUPREME COURT ARGUMENT OF APPROPRIATENESS OF EXPERT STANDARD IMPOSED BY LEGISLATURE

By Don Hayden In July 2013, Section 90.702 of the Florida Evidence Code, which governs the admissibility of expert testimony, was amended to adopt the same standard for admission of expert testimony used by federal [...]

QUE RICO? DISCARDING THE FALLACY THAT FLORIDA RICO AND FEDERAL RICO ARE IDENTICAL

July 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on QUE RICO? DISCARDING THE FALLACY THAT FLORIDA RICO AND FEDERAL RICO ARE IDENTICAL

By Etan Mark The Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO)1 has been called one of “the most misused statutes in the federal corpus of law.”2 The federal criminal RICO statute, passed in 1970, was [...]

INADVERTENT DOCUMENT PRODUCTIONS AND THE THREAT OF ATTORNEY DISQUALIFICATION

July 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on INADVERTENT DOCUMENT PRODUCTIONS AND THE THREAT OF ATTORNEY DISQUALIFICATION

by Etan Mark Before you embark on the journey of revenge, dig two graves. —Proverb Imagine a scenario in which a particularly obnoxious opposing counsel dumps 10,000 pages of documents on your doorstep three weeks [...]

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