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kinkade s estate leaves girlfriend and wife embroiled in legal battle

Thomas Kinkade, an artist famous for his cottage scenes and paintings of gardens, villages, countryside churches, and idyllic scenery, died last April. He was a victim of an accidental overdose of Valium and alcohol. The battle for his estate was brutal. Kinkade’s estranged wife, Nanette, and his live-in girlfriend, Amy Pinto, contested several points of Kinkade’s will and the several handwritten letters that the artist wrote in recent years, detailing his wishes for his estate and amassed fortune. Lubell Rosen
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lubell rosen n y welcomes new associate attorney christiane flewelling

Lubell Rosen partners and co-founders Steven L. Lubell, Esq. and Mark L. Rosen, Esq., are pleased to welcome Christiane A. Flewelling to the team as an associate attorney in the firm’s new and expanded office in Syosset, N.Y. Flewelling will be an asset to the team, the partners say, because of her prior experience handling medical malpractice lawsuits, especially in defending doctors, physicians, and other healthcare providers, as well as medical facilities.  Flewelling, who lives in Huntington, N.Y., comes to
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lubell rosen sponsors go red for women event

On May 14, 2014, Lubell Rosen – A Law Firm for Medical Professionals and the Healthcare Industry, hosted the kick-off event for the American Heart Association’s (AHA) Go Red for Women movement, during a private evening party at the firm’s Coral Gables location. Go Red for Women is a “passionate, emotional, social initiative designed to empower women to take charge of their heart health,” as the AHA website boasts. This year’s event brought together influential figures from the South Florida
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motivational interviewing

Doctors know that when stubborn patients choose not to listen to their diagnoses or the medical advice they have been given, they run the risk of causing more harm to themselves, and may even end up sicker than they were during their initial visit. Additionally, the doctors themselves are at risk for potential lawsuits or liability claims, especially if a stubborn patient is displeased with the advice he or she has received, medical malpractice defense attorneys in Fort Lauderdale say.
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samantha a grabois flax esq joins lubell rosen as marketing director

Steven L. Lubell, Esq., partner at Lubell Rosen –A Law Firm for Medical Professionals and the Healthcare Industry, is pleased to announce that Samantha A. Grabois-Flax, Esq. has joined the firm as marketing director, based at the firm’s Fort Lauderdale, Fla. headquarters. She previously worked at Lubell Rosen as an associate in 2011.   In her current position, Grabois-Flax handles the firm’s business development, including attending events, meeting with doctors, and leading the firm’s community outreach.   Most recently, she
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aldo leiva esq presents on federal and state information security and privacy requirements to chiropractic society

Technology advancements have made it far easier to collect and share information between doctors, nurses, hospital administrators, specialists, and patients. This increased expedited flow of information is changing the field of health care to reflect the high speed and ease with which information can be discussed and analyzed for patient treatment and care. However, these technologies all rely on Internet connections and electronic records, which present a risk for privacy and security. Medical professionals must take extra precautions to ensure
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aldo m leiva presents hipaa and hitech in 2014

In January, Aldo M. Leiva, Esq., a partner at Fort Lauderdale law firm Lubell Rosen, presented an online seminar with the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA). Mr. Leiva’s seminar dealt with the topics of HIPAA and HITECH, and how these laws will affect medical professionals and lawyers in 2014. AHLA reported that Mr. Leiva’s talk garnered the largest audience the organization has ever registered for an online seminar, and contains information pertinent to all lawyers who specialize in medical representation—malpractice
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coral gables location expands welcomes partner anette yelin

2014 is bringing many changes to the fields of healthcare and insurance. As private practice doctors and medical facilities begin to adapt their policies and procedures to fit in with the new laws and regulations, they are turning to the attorneys at Lubell Rosen, who specialize in healthcare, insurance, and medical malpractice. To supply the steady inflow of service needs from new and existing clients alike, Lubell Rosen partners Steven L. Lubell, Esq. and Mark L. Rosen, Esq. recently announced
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hipaa is not just for doctors anymore presentation by sandra greenblatt mba ha jd

Every other month, attorneys, CPAs, and banking professionals around the Miami, Florida area meet to mingle, eat lunch, and learn about new laws, changing regulations, and other current event topics that will have a lasting impact on Florida’s banking and professional industries. The SunTrust Roundtable Lunch & Learn Series for Miami-Dade County is hosted by SunTrust Bank Private Wealth Management.  At this month’s meeting, on Tuesday, February 18th, Lubell Rosen partner Sandra P. Greenblatt, MBA/HA, JD, was invited to give
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sandra greeblatt received the top lawyers in south florida 2014 recognition as published in south florida legal guide

Sandra Greenblatt received the Top Lawyers in South Florida 2014 recognition as published in South Florida Legal Guide. In addition to being named to 2014 Top Lawyer list, it is Sandra’s Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent™ 20th Anniversary; she was also named a 2014 FL Super Lawyer (since 2006). Ms. Greenblatt is a Board Certified Health Lawyer and Partner at Lubell Rosen.

south florida legal guide names lubell rosen a 2015 top law firm partners steven l lubell mark l rosen and sandra p greenblatt named 2015 top lawyers

We are pleased to announce that South Florida Legal Guide has named Lubell Rosen a Top Law Firm in 2015. Also, Steven L. Lubell, Esq., Mark L. Rosen, Esq. and Sandra P. Greenblatt, Esq., partners at Lubell Rosen, have been named Top Lawyers by South Florida Legal Guide in 2015. Mr. Lubell and Mr. Rosen were both named Top Lawyers in the practice areas of Medical Malpractice – Defense. Ms. Greenblatt was named a Top Lawyer in the practice area
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hats off to steven lubell mark rosen marshall adams and bill phillippi selected to 2015 florida super lawyers list adi amit and julia ingle to 2015 rising stars list

Lubell Rosen Partners Steven L. Lubell, Esq.; Mark L. Rosen, Esq.; Marshall Adams, Esq. and Senior Member William C. Phillippi, Esq. have been named to the prestigious Florida Super Lawyers 2015 list. Partners Adi Amit, Esq. and Julia M. Ingle, Esq. have been named to the Florida Super Lawyers Rising Stars 2015 list. Mr. Lubell, Mr. Rosen and Ms. Ingle are listed under the primary practice area of PI Medical Malpractice: Defense, Mr. Adams under Construction Litigation and Mr. Phillippi
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lubell rosen partner aldo leiva selected to speak at 2016 emerald coast medical association winter beach retreat

Aldo M. Leiva, Esq., partner at Lubell Rosen and leader of the firm’s Data Security and Privacy practice, has been tapped to speak at the 2016 Emerald Coast Medical Association Winter Beach Retreat, taking place at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in Panama City, Florida. Mr. Leiva will speak on Jan. 9, 2016 about the subject, “2015 Update on the Florida Office Surgery Rules: What Every MD and DO Should Know.” Mr. Leiva, who has practice law for 20
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malicious prosecution revived by appeals court being heard by the supreme court by marshall a adams esq

The tort of Malicious Prosecution (someone intentionally filing a false or frivolous case against someone else) was eviscerated in Florida's 3d District Court of Appeals by Wolfe v. Foreman, 128 So. 3d 67 (Fla. 3d DCA 2013), due to the doctrine of “litigation privilege.” Litigation privilege prevents a party or an attorney from being sued for actions taken during litigation. Many, including this author, were surprised by the ruling. Frankly, malicious prosecution is one of the few effective tools to use
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partner marshall a adams esq named a 2015 legal leader in construction law by american lawyer media and martindale hubbell

We are pleased to announce that Marshall A. Adams, Esq., partner at Lubell Rosen, has been selected as a 2015 Legal Leader in Construction Law by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell®. Martindale-Hubbell, the company that has long set the standard for lawyer ratings, has supplied ALM with a list of Top Rated Lawyers who have achieved an AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating™, the highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards. To create this section for ALM, Martindale-Hubbell tapped its
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norman segall esq joins coral gables office of lubell rosen as partner

Steven L. Lubell, Esq., and Mark L. Rosen, Esq., partners at preeminent law firm Lubell Rosen, are pleased to announce that Norman Segall, Esq. has joined the firm as Partner. He is based at the firm’s Coral Gables, Fla. office, located at 1 Alhambra Plaza, Suite 1410, Coral Gables, FL 33134. Segall’s practice areas include commercial litigation and family law. Segall, who has over 40 years of legal experience, is AV-Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell. He represents clients in cases involving
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