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Devine Goodman Attorneys Recognized as Florida Legal Elite

Lawrence D. Goodman and Guy A. Rasco were recently recognized in the 2014 edition of Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite™. The list of honorees, published in the July issue of Florida Trend magazine, includes attorneys in private practice as well as top government and non-profit attorneys. The attorneys chosen by their peers for this recognition […]

Guy A. Rasco Elected to Chair of LAWorld

Guy A. Rasco was elected to Chair of LAWorld at the Annual Conference held in Hong Kong in April 2014. Steve Ng has stepped down from his role as Chair after completing his two-year term. Mr. Rasco intends to pursue his predecessors’ focus on business development, membership expansion, improving referral opportunities, and website awareness and […]

Court Orders Martha Stewart, Emeril Lagasse, and Home Shopping Network to Stop Using “SOLINGEN” Certification Mark

Devine Goodman has won an important victory for our client, owner of the famous “SOLINGEN” certification mark found on the finest German cutlery. Devine Goodman lawyers Guy Rasco and Lawrence Goodman joined with Mayback & Hoffman managing partner, Catherine Hoffman, to represent the Chamber of Industry and Commerce Wuppertal-Solingen-Remschied, the German trade association that owns […]

Corporate Advisory: Bad Actor Disqualification from 506 Offerings

The SEC has adopted rules that disqualify felons and other bad actors from participating in securities offerings under the safe-harbor exemption provided by Rule 506 of Regulation D promulgated under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. As most private placements are done in reliance on Rule 506, issuers must exercise reasonable care in confirming […]

Corporate Advisory

Amendments to Article 9 of the UCC became effective in Florida and most states on July 1, 2013. Secured transaction lenders need to be sure their outstanding loans secured by Article 9 collateral are not adversely affected by these amendments.

Devine Goodman Attorneys Recognized as Florida Legal Elite

Florida Trend magazine’s 2013 Florida Legal Elite has recognized three Devine Goodman attorneys as among the most highly esteemed lawyers in Florida. The attorneys chosen by their peers for this recognition are considered among the top two percent of lawyers practicing within the state. The following Devine Goodman attorneys were included in this year’s 10th […]

U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers® Name Devine Goodman One of the Nation’s “Best Law Firms”

U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers® released the 2012-13 “Best Law Firms” rankings in which Devine Goodman received one national and three metropolitan rankings as follows: National: Banking and Finance Law -Tier 3 Ranking Miami: Banking and Finance Law – Tier 1 Ranking Litigation – Bankruptcy – Tier 2 Ranking Litigation – Banking […]

Devine Goodman Attorneys Recognized in the 2013 Edition of Florida Super Lawyers

Devine Goodman Rasco Watts-FitzGerald & Wells is pleased to announce that five of the firm’s attorneys have been recognized in the 2013 issue of Florida gamf.net Super Lawyers magazine, an honor that less than five percent of lawyers statewide are selected to receive each year. Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than […]