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How 2018’s Amendment 3 Affects the 2021 Gaming Compact

By Cooper Eisinger In 2018, seventy-two percent of Florida voters voted in favor of Amendment 3 which was then codified in Florida’s Constitution as Article X Section 30. That constitutional provision establishes that Florida voters shall have the exclusive right to decide whether to authorize casino gambling by requiring that in order for casino gambling to be authorized under Florida law, it must be approved…
Ayala Law P.A.
November 10, 2021
Contract & Business

Laws Regulating Influencers: What Influencers and Business Relying on them Need to Know

Companies and firms are now hiring influencers with a large social media following to promote products and services through their own personal media accounts. 75% of marketers use influencer marketing to advertise their promotion strategy, according to the 2017 survey by the Association of National Advertisers.  The growth and popularity of this industry have not been without challenges. Back in 2018, the Competition and Markets…
Ayala Law P.A.
October 14, 2021
Contract & Business

Ayala Represents Owner of Delivery Company in Contentious Commercial and Probate Dispute

Ayala represents the owner of a delivery company in Florida. The corporation of Ayala’s client and her long-time life partner. After the tragic passing of her partner, the family of the former partner rushed to take the company Ayala’s client and her partner had built for over 25 years. In its desperate efforts to take away the company Ayala’s client built, the representatives of the…
Ayala Law P.A.
October 1, 2021
Contract & Business

Does my U.S. Trademark Registration Protect My Mark in Puerto Rico? What You Need to Know

The Lanham (Trademark) Act enacted July 5, 1946,  (15 U.S.C. § 1051 et seq.) is the primary federal trademark law in the United States. Now, if you register a trademark in the U.S. under the Lanham Act, does that trademark protection apply in Puerto Rico? We explain below. Puerto Rico has a unique status in that it is not an independent country or part of the U.S. as a state. It is rather a…
Ayala Law P.A.
August 18, 2021
Contract & Business

Difference Between Member-Managed and Manager-Managed LLC – What You Need to Know.

    By Cooper Eisinger. When forming your new limited liability company (“LLC”), one of your first tasks is to decide whether it will be a “member-managed LLC” or a “manager-managed LLC.” In a member-managed LLC, all members (owners) of the LLC actively engage in the day-to-day operations of the LLC and run the LLC. In a manager-managed LLC, members of the LLC choose to…
Ayala Law P.A.
August 4, 2021
Contract & BusinessImmigration

Ayala Represents Digital Holding, a Fintech Company; Peruvian Leader in Digital Factoring Technology

  Ayala is proud to announce that it has been retained by Digital Holding, a subsidiary of Digital Factoring SAC in Peru (DF). DF is dedicated to helping small businesses finance their short-term capital needs. Unlike conventional bank financing, Digital Factoring provides a fast and convenient financing option to small businesses. DF is able to do so, because of its powerful digital platform. Ayala will…
Ayala Law P.A.
July 8, 2021
Breach of ContractCivil ActionsCivil LitigationCivil ProcedureContract & Business

Ayala Files Breach of Contract Action Against Brickell City Center’s Luna Park and its Celebrity Owner Roberto Costa

Ayala filed a breach of contract action against Luna Park, a high end italian food restaurant in Miami’s Brickell City Center. In the lawsuit, Ayala’s client alleges that BCC Food Hall LLC, the company owner of the restaurant, unilaterally cancelled its payment obligations under the contract. The lawsuits further alleges, that in a parallel and similar contract, Mr. Costa also, unilaterally, abandoned its payment obligations…
Ayala Law P.A.
August 19, 2020
Contract & Business

Watch What You Click For—What You Need to Know About Internet Agreements

We live in the world of agreements by “click” rather than signature. The digital era has converted the world of contract into clicks, bytes and electric pulses. In this new contract world, there are two common internet type of agreements: “browse wrap” and “clickwrap” agreements. Browse wrap are agreements in which the user agrees to the terms simply by using the website or product. You…
Ayala Law P.A.
July 23, 2020