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CSK obtains a drain line/slab leak defense verdict in its sixth live jury trial in 2021

March 23, 2021
CSK partners, Aram Megerian and Paydon Broeder, recently completed CSK's sixth post-COVID live jury trial in Florida. In this case, Aram and Paydon of CSK’s Tampa office obtained a complete[...]

CSK successfully defends in one of the first post-COVID jury trials in Florida.

February 12, 2021
CSK Orlando Partners, Ryan S. Sawyer and Scott Shelton obtained a favorable trial result after a four-day in-person jury trial in this premises liability case. This trial was one of[...]

CSK Prevails in Certiorari Review of Order Compelling Financial Worth Discovery in Employment Discrimination Action

February 11, 2021
CSK recently obtained an Opinion quashing a trial court order that compelled an employer to produce financial worth discovery in an employment discrimination case under the Florida Civil Rights Act[...]

Florida Supreme Court Rules That Extra-contractual, Consequential Damages Are Not Recoverable In A First-party Breach of Contract Action

January 21, 2021
On January 21, 2021, in the case of Citizens Property Insurance Corporation v. Manor House, LLC, et al., SC19-1394 (Fla. 2021), the Florida Supreme Court held that extra-contractual, consequential damages[...]

CSK Attorneys Obtain Dismissal of Tampa Restaurant’s Federal COVID-19 Business Interruption Suit

October 16, 2020
CSK Tampa attorneys Mark Tinker and Mary Lou Cuellar-Stilo successfully obtained a dismissal, with prejudice, of a Tampa restaurant’s claim for lost income and business interruption coverage under a certificate[...]

Florida Law Update: New Law Requires Consent for Pelvic Examinations and Defines Reproductive Battery

July 1, 2020
Florida HB 698 went into effect on July 1, 2020. This bill prohibits any health care provider, medical student, or other student studying under a health care practitioner from performing[...]

How may you benefit from the CARES Act?

April 10, 2020
On March 27, 2020, President Trump signed into law the “Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (“CARES”) Act”. The CARES act provides over $2 Trillion in relief to many groups,[...]

Department of Labor Issues Poster Required by Families First Coronavirus Response Act

April 10, 2020
Cole, Scott & Kissane hopes for those who attended CSK's “The Employer’s Guide to COVID-19 Issues in the Workplace” webinar that you came away with a better understanding of the[...]

Employers: Are you prepared for the Coronavirus?

April 10, 2020
With the continued spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), employers should evaluate their preparedness and response to the virus and other workplace issues that may arise. It is important to take[...]

Department of Labor COVID-19 Guidance on Paid Sick Leave

April 10, 2020
On April 1, 2020, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act went into effect. It provides paid sick and family leave to employees through December 31, 2020 related to COVID-19. The[...]

CSK Miami Partners' Richard Adams and Benjamin Esco for recently receiving a favorable result after a 4-day Jury Trial

April 10, 2020
Congratulations to CSK Miami Partners' Richard Adams and Benjamin Esco for recently receiving a favorable result after a 4-day Jury Trial in Key West. Our insured was a commercial tow[...]

CSK Successfully Obtains Dismissal Based on Plaintiff’s Failure to Comply with Statutory Requirements

April 6, 2020
CSK West Palm Beach Partners Rachel Beige and Karly Wannos and Associate Rebecca Hertz obtained a dismissal on behalf of Norwegian Cruise Line in Miami-Dade Circuit Court based on the[...]