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Johnson & Cassidy is pleased to announce that Firm partner Sean Johnson has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 25th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© for 2019 in the practices areas of Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Banking and Finance, and Litigation – Securities.  This is the third year in a row that […]

Corporate entities under-utilize a valuable tool that remains available to protect their shareholders, partners, owners and others with an interest in the corporate form – the deemed offer to sell provision or a provision addressing the “involuntary transfer” of an interest in a corporate or other business entity.  This provision can enhance the protections available, […]

For the fourth year in a row, team Johnson & Cassidy stifled the competition, emerging victorious in the 2018 Gasparilla Distance Classic Half Marathon Open Team Challenge.  The team challenge has seen a growing number of competitive entries each year, and 2018 was no exception.  Nonetheless, the Johnson & Cassidy runners battled through unseasonably warm […]

The federal Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals issued a decision on February 9, 2018 that highlights the many challenges currently facing public universities and colleges’ efforts to comply with Title IX.[1] In John Doe v. Miami University, the Court held that a male student’s lawsuit against Miami University in Ohio and an individual administrator relating […]

We are happy to report that, as of September 12, 2017, our team at Johnson & Cassidy is at full capacity and operating business as usual.  We are mindful of how fortunate we have all been, in our firm and our community, to have avoided the direst of circumstances as Irma lost force traveling north […]

The presentation of Paul Harris Fellow recognition is The Rotary Foundation’s way of expressing its appreciation for a substantial contribution to its humanitarian and educational programs.  It is named for Rotary’s founder, Paul Harris, a Chicago lawyer who started Rotary International with three business associates in 1905.  Rotarians often designate a Paul Harris Fellow as […]

On September 28, 2016, the Eleventh Circuit issued its decision in Calderone v. Scott, a case that had implications for Florida plaintiffs with wage claims against their employers.[1]  In Calderone, former employees of the Lee County Sheriff’s Office brought suit against the Sheriff under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) and the Florida Minimum […]

Johnson & Cassidy is pleased to announce that Firm partner Sean Johnson has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2017© in the practices areas of Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Banking and Finance, and Litigation – Securities.  This is the second year in a row that Sean has been selected by […]