News & Notes

Giselle Girones selected as Florida Bar Business Law Section Fellow

We are pleased to report that Giselle was among six highly qualified individuals to have been selected for the Business Law Section’s Fellowship Program. The Program provides leadership training and professional development opportunities within the… Read More
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Categories: Honors

Alyssa Beene receives Junior League of Tampa Award

Shullman Fugate congratulates our Litigation Manager, Alyssa Beene, on being named 2018 Provisional of the Year with the Junior League of Tampa. Alyssa has devoted countless hours of volunteer work to local causes that enhance the Tampa Bay area and… Read More
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Categories: Honors
Shullman Fugate certified…

Shullman Fugate certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise by Women’s Business Enterprise National Council

We are delighted to announce the firm’s national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Development Council of Florida, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).… Read More
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Categories: Honors

Deanna to Speak on Ethics at 31st Annual Media and the Law Seminar

Deanna Shullman will be a panelist on social media ethics at the upcoming Media and the Law Seminar, held annually at the University of Kansas School of Law.  The panel, “Tweeters Gone Wild:  The Ethical and Legal Consequences of Robust & Unr… Read More
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Categories: Speaking

What Happens in Vegas . . .

Don’t miss out on the ABA Communications Law Forum Representing Your Local Broadcaster – Prime Time! Sunday, April 8, 2018 at the Encore Hotel, Las Vegas, NV. Most importantly though, get up bright and early for the Women in Communications Law Br… Read More
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Categories: Speaking

Shullman Fugate Wins Anti-SLAPP Award

A Florida trial court has awarded Orlando television station WFTV its fees under Florida’s anti-SLAPP statute, which shifts fees to a defamation plaintiff when a meritless claim is based on a defendant’s exercise of the constitutional right of… Read More
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Categories: Cases, Honors
Shullman Fugate Welcomes…

Shullman Fugate Welcomes New Partner, Allison Lovelady

Shullman Fugate is expanding again!  The firm welcomes partner Allison Lovelady, who will join the firm’s West Palm Beach office. Allison previously practiced law with Shullman Fugate founders Rachel Fugate and Deanna Shullman, and the firm is ecs… Read More
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Categories: Other News

Court Orders Release of Documents in Baby Kidnapping Case

In State v. Williams, Case No 16-2017-CF-00539 (4th Jud. Cir. Fla. Feb. 2, 2018), Giselle Girones and Rachel Fugate successfully obtained police reports containing witness statements, photographs of property seized after arrest, jail calls, personal… Read More
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Categories: Cases

Watch out Napa, here we come!

Shullman Fugate is heading West to Napa Valley for the ABA Forum on Communications Law 23rd Annual Conference. Deanna is on the faculty for the 21st Annual Media Advocacy Workshop and Giselle will be attending the Workshop for the first time. Rache… Read More
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Categories: Speaking

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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Categories: Other News

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