Monthly Archives: May 2014

A Memorial Day Tribute

Mon May 26, 2014 by on Florida Law News

On this Memorial Day as we enjoy family and friends  we must take a moment to remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice so that we can enjoy our liberty and lives free of outside interference.  We must also look at how our government treats our veterans as they return home from war. Have a great Memorial Day.  

The Tortoise and the Hare: Non-Judicial Foreclosures Equate to Faster, but not Sustainable Recoveries

Sat May 24, 2014 by on Florida Law News

Back in June of 2012 I wrote a column briefly explaining the difference between judicial and non-judicial foreclosure states and I debunked the myth that a housing recovery could only be had if a state was a non-judicial foreclosure state.  I explained that the idea of individuals having to give up their property rights is not a necessary ingredient in […]

A (Boring) Prognosticator’s Prognostication

Thu May 15, 2014 by on Florida Law News

Roy Oppenheim provides a summary of the current real estate market and where it’s heading the remainder of the year for homeowners. National home prices seem to be rising at a very moderate rate.  As of this month home prices are up 1.56% year-to-date. Last year during this period we were witnessing a 2.1% year-to-date increase.  That’s about a 25% […]

The Florida Bar Presents: The art of objecting with lead appellate and trial lawyers

Thu May 1, 2014 by on Florida Law News

The Florida Bar Presents: The art of the objection – Part I. A Trial Lawyer’s Guide to Preserving Error for Appeal The following video was produced for the South Florida Law Blog by Roy Oppenheim, Oppenheim Law. If  are you going to go to trial, what  are your objectives? Roy Oppenheim spoke as guest lecturer at The Florida Bar  sponsored seminar along […]