Brewery Misclassification

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Opening a brewery is often the culmination of a life long dream and years of hard work and dedication. It should be a euphoric moment for any brewery. However, the ever-changing rules of operating a business in the twenty-first century can dampen that euphoria. They can be overwhelming and confusing to understand, apply, and keep…

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The Battle For Branding. Florida’s Updated Glassware Law

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It just became more cost effective for local restaurants to purchase branded glassware for the beverages that they sell, but does this really have the beneficial effect on small breweries that the public thinks it does? Appearing to be a win for craft beer lovers everywhere, it is debatable as to whether or not this…

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Wilson McCoy, P.A. Firm and Attorneys Recipients of Several 2016 Awards

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For the fourth consecutive year, Wilson McCoy, P.A. has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Law Firm” in Florida.  Such distinction has been provided to the Firm in the areas of Employment Law – Individuals, Employment Law – Management, Labor Law – Union, and Litigation – Labor & Employment.  Shareholder…

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Less Than 15 Employees is Not a Free Pass to Discriminate

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Some companies mistakenly believe that because they have less than 15 employees they can treat their employees however they wish (including discriminating against them). However, such belief can be a costly mistake. Yes, the Florida Civil Rights Act (“FCRA”) and Title VII require a minimum of 15 employees in order to be sued for discrimination;…

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Are Internal Investigations of Harassment Privileged?

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When an employer is put on notice of a claim of discrimination or harassment by an employee, it has an obligation to promptly investigate the matter and take appropriate corrective action. When such an investigation occurs, and it involves an attorney, it raises a question as to whether the investigative findings are subject to the…

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Support Small Business Saturday

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With Black Friday well on its way, be sure to save some of your money to support local and small community-based businesses too on November 28th, Small Business Saturday.  While you may not always be getting the best deal, the dollars you spend at mom-and-pop shops keeps money in your community.  In fact, according to…

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Thank You to All Veterans.

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On behalf of Wilson McCoy, P.A., thank you to all veterans.  While you are often taken for granted, we hope that today serves as reminder to us all of the tremendous sacrifices you made and the battles fought for our great Nation.  And, “[a]s we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation…

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