Experiential Retail on the Rise in Florida

Jackie Soffer, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Chairman of Turnberry Associates real estate development group, is ushering in the expansion of Aventura mall in South Florida. The expansion was designed by Carlos Zapata and includes a special VIP lounge, as well as, a site-specific installation from some leading contemporary artists.

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Report: Refreshed Apple Laptops Expected at WWDC

Citing people familiar with the matter, Bloomberg reported that Cupertino will announce internal makeovers for its laptops at the annual developers conference, which is scheduled for June 5 through 9. The MacBook Pro will get a new Kaby Lake Intel processor, and the 12-inch MacBook will get a faster chip as well.

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VIP Dinner to Celebrate Opening of Letters to Andy Warhol in Florida

A celebration dinner was held in honor of Andy Warhol’s exhibit in the Miami Design District. The exhibit was regarding Andy Warhol’s Museum Letters. Patrick Moore is the Interim Director of the museum where the letters are being displayed. Patrick, Jackie Soffer (read more), and Craig Robins hosted the evening with an Andy Warhol theme.

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Corporate Crime Settlements Explained

On television court room dramas, it’s often satisfying to see the “good guys” (prosecutors) prevail by winning a guilty verdict in trials involving big businesses. But while it may sound like an oxymoron, it can sometimes be in a prosecutor’s best interest to negotiate an alternative to a guilty verdict. Good examples of such scenarios…

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NYC Law Firm Names New Partners

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP include seven new partners as of July 1, 2016. The new partner, Sarah Coyne will be handle a variety of white collar matters and investigations. This is the firms Litigation Department and the White Collar and Regulatory Defense Group. She brings to the table 14 years’ experience as a federal prosecutor.…

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Partner at Debevoise Responds to White Collar Practice Questions

Sean Hecker is a partner in Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, which is a white collar practice group. Sean served as a trial attorney in New York. While responding to a question regarding his most challenging task, Sean asserted that conducting corruption investigations was most difficult. He undertook the investigations by virtue of being a team…

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Helping Spur Economic Growth through Business Tax Credits

Those who are looking for a great example of how a state can successfully use tax credits to encourage significant economic growth should look at Maine’s New Markets Capital Investment Program. The program functions by attracting investment money to lower income communities. A tax credit is given to individuals and businesses who make equity investments…

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GlaxoSmithKline beats sales forecasts thanks to HIV drugs boost

Higher revenues from HIV drugs and flu vaccines have boosted quarterly sales and earnings at GlaxoSmithKline, more than offsetting a continued fall in sales for respiratory treatments. Sales rose by 9% to £6.13bn in the three months to the end of September, the third quarter of the company’s financial year. Analysts’ average forecasts were for…

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The CAPCO Program Helps Texans Get the Capital They Need

The CAPCO program in Texas is a venture capital program that helps businesses in the state garner the capital they need for new projects. The projects that are opening in Texas need extra money, but the CAPCO programs only funnel money to certain companies. The small business that needs extra help gets support in Texas,…

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Top DC Corporate Headhunters

Businesses have been using recruiters like Korn/Ferry Nels Olson to find the talent that they need for specific jobs for many years. (Headhunters) being the more popular term. This article will serve as a quick summary of some of the best and most popular agencies in the DC area.

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