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McConnaughhay, Coonrod, Pope, Weaver & Stern, P.A. is pleased to announce Taysha L. Carmody has become a shareholder of the firm.  Taysha joined the firm in 2003 and currently serves as the managing partner for the Ft. Lauderdale office.  She is a 2004 graduate of Florida State University...

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McConnaughhay, Coonrod, Pope, Weaver & Stern, P.A. ispleased to announce the selection of 3 firm attorneys as2016 Florida Super Lawyers Partners, James N. Mcconnaughhay and R. Stephen Coonrod were selected as top practitioners in the area of workers' compensation defense. Of Counsel, John B....

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DOL Issues Long Awaited Revised Overtime Standards

May 18, 2016 by Jason C. Taylor, Partner

The wait is over. Whether for or against, employers and employees now know what the final rule addressing the overtime standards will require when it becomes effective on December 1, 2016. Probably the most critical component of the revised standards, the salary requirement, represents an increase...

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Key Issues in Misrepresentation

March 28, 2016 by Aaron T. McCurdy, Associate Attorney

Under Florida’s Workers’ Compensation Laws, a claimant will have a heavy price to pay if an administrative hearing officer, court, or jury, finds the injured worker knowingly or intentionally made any false, fraudulent, or misleading statement, either verbally or in writing, to obtain any...

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