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Brooke Ehrlich Gives Presentation to IPMA-HR on Social Media in the Workplace

On Thursday, March 7, 2019, labor and employment attorney Brooke Ehrlich presented on “Social Media in the Workplace- Positive and Negative Impact and Implications” to the International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR).  Brooke spoke about employers’ use of social media, creating and implementing effective social media policies, regulating employees’ social media use, and using social media in hiring decisions. 

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Sponsors 6th Annual Black Heritage Festival

The Firm was proud to sponsor and attend the 6th Annual Black Heritage Festival.  The event was hosted by Miami-Dade County Commissioner Barbara J. Jordan and City of Miami Gardens Mayor Oliver Gilbert on Saturday, Feb. 23, at Miami Carol City Park.  Pictured is firm attorney, Chanae Wood, accepting a Certificate of Appreciation on behalf of the Firm for its sponsorship.

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Hosts CABA Panel Discussion

Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman was proud to host the February CABA panel discussion in our Miami office.  The event, “The Cuban Constitution: Past, Present & Future,” was well attended.  Firm Attorney, Haydee Sera who is pictured second from the right, serves on CABA’s Board of Directors.

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Attorneys Speak at Cuban Association of CPAs Annual Fiscal Seminar

Firm Partners, Aleida Martinez-Molina, Eric Hockman, and firm attorney Lawrence Raab did a presentation for the Cuban Association of CPAs as part of their Annual Fiscal Seminar at the Renaissance Coral Gables on February 23rd.  Aleida presented on “Tax Issues in Chapter 11s,” Eric presented on “Cryptocurrencies,” and Lawrence Raab presented on the hot topic of “Opportunity Zones.”  In addition, City of Miami attorney Gigi Soliman spoke on “Affordable Housing.”

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Sponsors BCBA's, “Broward’s Women Pioneers, A Celebration of Women in the Legal Community”

On International Women’s Day - Friday, March 8th - our firm was proud to sponsor the Broward County Bar Association’s “Broward’s Women Pioneers, A Celebration of Women in the Legal Community.”  Firm Managing Director Mitch Burnstein had the privilege of introducing his mother, retired Judge Miette Burnstein, who in 1976 became the first female Circuit Judge in Broward County's history and who paved the way for the many female judges who followed her to the bench.

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Christopher Saunders Speaks at Broward County Bar Association’s Black History Celebration Lunch

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Jamie Cole & Alison Smith Participate in Luncheon for Florida Bar President

On February 20th, Broward Office Managing Director Jamie Cole and firm partner Alison Smith attended a luncheon honoring Michelle Suskauer, president of the Florida Bar. The luncheon was sponsored by several organizations including the Broward County Bar Association, of which Jamie and Alison serve as Board Members. The program was called “Up Close and Personal with the Florida Bar President”. 

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John Quick Organizes Census 2020 Event Hosted By Community Relations Board

Firm partner and Chair of the Miami-Dade County Community Relations Board, John Quick, organized an event hosted by the Community Relations Board.  It was a discussion with NALEO and the Dade County School Board on Census 2020 and strategies to ensure a complete count in Miami-Dade County. John is pictured with 2 members from NALEO and School Board Rep. Lubby Navarro.

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Sponsors 2019 Governor's Baseball Dinner

The Firm was proud to sponsor and attend the Palm Beach Sports Commission's "2019 Governor's Baseball Dinner."  The Dinner was held in West Palm Beach on February 17th at the Kravis Center.  In attendance was Governor Desantis, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred, and a host of baseball players.  Attendees from the firm included: Palm Beach Managing Director Brett Schneider,  Chair of Sports and Entertainment Law Group Alan Fertel, Partners Marc Solomon, Anthony Soroka, Sam Zeskind and attorney Alen Hsu.

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Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman Sponsors City of Lauderhill’s “MLK Old School Music Celebration”

Weiss Serota Helfman Cole & Bierman always takes great pride in sponsoring and attending the City of Lauderhill’s “MLK Old School Music Celebration.”  This event celebrates Black History Month.  Partner Alison Smith and attorneys Brooke Ehrlich and Chris Saunders attended the event on behalf of our firm.

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