News & Notes

Ensuring Compliance with 119.12’s Notice Requirement

Complying with the notice requirement for attorneys’ fees in Section 119.12, Florida Statutes does not require a separate written notice to an Agency. The statute provides that “identifying the public record request to the agency’s custodian of… Read More
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Giselle Girones Assists with Opening of Nursing Room at Courthouse

On November 1, 2017, the Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association (JWLA) hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for the grand opening of a Nursing Lounge located at the Duval County Courthouse. The Lounge is designed to be a private, safe, and sanitary room… Read More
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Giselle Girones Coordinates Team for Breast Cancer Awareness

As the Co-Chair of Special Events for the Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association (JWLA), Giselle has been working hard to organize a team for the annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5k Walk in Jacksonville hosted by the American Cancer Societ… Read More
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Rachel Fugate Slated as Panelist for PLI Communications Law in the Digital Age 2017 conference

Rachel Fugate has been selected to serve as a panelist for the Defamation and Related Claims session at theCommunications Law in the Digital Age 2017 conference, which is presented annually by the Practising Law Institute (“PLI”). Each year, PLI… Read More
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City of Riviera Beach Invokes Stricter Attorneys’ Fee Provision in Seeking to Deny Requester Attorneys’ Fees

The City of Riviera Beach, facing a public records lawsuit over records related to the firing of its City Manager, is testing a new provision of the Florida Public Records Act that restricts fee recovery in some access cases.  The update to Section… Read More
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Rachel Fugate to Speak at Reporters’ Workshop

Rachel Fugate will be a panelist on a fake news session at the 2017 Florida Bar Reporters’ Workshop in Tallahassee on October 16-17.  Each fall, The Florida Bar Media and Communications Law Committee presents a two-day event for print, TV, radi… Read More
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Shullman Fugate Welcomes New Associate

Shullman Fugate is pleased to announce the addition of a new associate to our team. Attorney Giselle Girones will be working out of the firm’s Jacksonville office. She is a cum laude graduate of Stetson University College of Law, where she served a… Read More
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Shullman Fugate opens Jacksonville Office!

Nestled in the heart of downtown Jacksonville, Shullman Fugate’s new Jacksonville office will serve the firm’s client’s needs in the northern end of the state.  With offices in West Palm Beach, Tampa, and now Jacksonville, Shullman Fugate has… Read More
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Associate Attorney Position

About Our Firm Attorneys Deanna Shullman and Rachel Fugate have been working together in respected Florida media, IP, and commercial litigation firms for nearly 20 years. We have recently established our own boutique law firm concentrating in these a… Read More
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Deanna Shullman and Rachel Fugate Repeat Honors as Florida Super Lawyers

Attorneys Deanna Shullman and Rachel Fugate have been included in the 2017 Florida Super Lawyers list. Fewer than five percent of attorneys in any state receive this honor in a given year. Deanna has been recognized by Super Lawyers each year since 2… Read More
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