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R. Jackson and D. Moniz Present at Northwest Florida Dental Conference

Rob Jackson and Dion Moniz made 2 presentations at the Northwest (Florida) District Dental Association annual meeting in Miramar Beach, Florida. They spoke at two sessions. The first was about legal issues for dentist in entering and exiting dental practice. It covered such issues as employment contracts for new dentists and practice start up and termination issues.  The second presentation was about about human resource management for a dental practice.  

Both presentations are available in their entirety below. If you have any questions about an dental employment contract, human resource issues, or practice start up and termination, please feel free to contact us at Harrison Sale McCloy.

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Dion J. Moniz selected to serve on the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation Board of Directors

Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law is pleased to announce that senior partner, Dion Moniz, has been selected to serve as a member of the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation Board of Directors.

“Our firm has participated in a variety of events hosted by Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation (MAKF) and found the productions to be educational, captivating and a great way to connect with like-minded community members. The outreach statement of MKAF is ‘empowering all through arts and culture’ and I am honored to take an active role by serving on their board,” says Moniz.

The foundation impacts artists and those who don’t even know they are artists by taking an active role by facilitating meaningful and engaging cultural experiences for those who are in our schools (K-12) and other community organizations in Okaloosa and Walton counties. Outreach initiatives include a variety of performing and visual arts programs, including: live theatre productions and workshops, music assemblies, visual and performing arts summer camps and a Warrior Arts program serving the wounded warrior population.

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About Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law

Founded in 1983, Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law is a full-service law firm with three offices in Northwest Florida. The HSMc areas of practice include Business & Commercial Law, Civil & Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, Family Law, Health & Hospital Law, Insurance Defense, Local Government, Mediation and Dispute Resolution, Probate & Estate Planning, Real Estate & Land Use, Wealth Preservation. Additional information about the firm and attorneys may be found online. www.HSMcLAW.com

DESTIN OFFICE:
35008 Emerald Coast Parkway, Suite 500 Destin, FL 32541

SANTA ROSA BEACH 30A OFFICE:
2050 W. County Highway 30A, Suite M1-109 Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

PANAMA CITY OFFICE:
P.O. Drawer 1579 Panama City, FL 32402

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Dion Moniz selected to serve on the Destin Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

Destin, FL —Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law is pleased to announce that senior partner, Dion Moniz, has been selected to be a member of the Destin Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.

As a member of the chamber board of directors, Moniz will work to engage other businesses in the greater Destin area to join in partnership with the chamber to develop a strong network of growth-oriented businesses.

“I am delighted to be selected. Harrison Sale McCloy is committed to continuing its role as a productive member of local and regional business organizations and non-profits. Our attorneys and staff will continue to be encouraged to be involved as we grow and extend our business reach throughout Northwest Florida," says Moniz.

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About Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law
Founded in 1983, Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law is a full-service law firm with three offices in Northwest Florida. The HSMc areas of practice include Business & Commercial Law, Civil & Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, Family Law, Health & Hospital Law, Insurance Defense, Local Government, Mediation and Dispute Resolution, Probate & Estate Planning,
Real Estate & Land Use, Wealth Preservation. Additional information about the firm and attorneys may be found online. 
www.HSMcLAW.com

DESTIN OFFICE:
35008 Emerald Coast Parkway, Suite 500
Destin, FL 32541

SANTA ROSA BEACH 30A OFFICE:
2050 W. County Highway 30A, Suite M1-109
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

PANAMA CITY OFFICE:
P.O. Drawer 1579
Panama City, FL 32402

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Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law Announces the Addition of DeAnna Turpen

Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law is proud to announce the addition of DeAnna Turpen as Commercial Closing Manager & Title Supervisor to our real estate division.

Turpen has had a comprehensive career in all aspects of real estate. She has worked as a title agent, a real estate agent, an escrow and closings officer and as a community association manager, CAM. She started her career in 1984 in Bay County and after extensive experience will now lead a team of six that includes paralegals, closing agents and other support staff at Harrison Sale McCloy, HSMc.

“We are glad that we have DeAnna on our real estate team. She has over 30 years of experience and throughout her career she has consistently demonstrated expertise and dedication to lead closing teams and provided excellent customer service to clients,” said Franklin Harrison, Founding Partner and chair of the firm’s real estate department.

Turpen’s responsibilities will include managing the real estate departments and closings in all the HSMc Offices in Panama City, Santa Rosa Beach and Destin, Florida.

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Harrison Sale McCloy Attorneys at Law has offices in Panama City, Santa Rosa Beach and Destin. Their areas of practice include Business & Commercial Law, Civil & Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, Family Law, Health & Hospital Law, Insurance Defense, Local Government, Mediation and Dispute Resolution, Probate & Estate Planning, Real Estate & Land Use and Wealth Preservation. Since 1984 Harrison Sale McCloy has represented and advised businesses, local government and individuals throughout Northwest Florida. For more information, visit www.HSMcLAW.com

PANAMA CITY OFFICE:

304 Magnolia Avenue 

Panama City, FL 32402

Phone: (850) 769-3434

SANTA ROSA BEACH 30A OFFICE:

2050 County Highway 30A West, Suite M1-109

Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

Phone: (850) 650-0077

DESTIN OFFICE:

35008 Emerald Coast Parkway, Suite 500

Destin, FL 32541

Phone: (850) 650-0010

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BREAKING NEWS ALERT: Overtime Rules Delayed

Yesterday a federal judge granted a nationwide injunction stopping the implementation of the new overtime rules proposed by the Department of Labor.  The rules, had they taken effect, would have significantly raised the minimum salary required to qualify for an overtime exemption. The rules were to become effective December 1, 2016.

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and 21 states challenged the departments's authority to adopt the rules. Judge Mazzant, a federal judge for the Eastern District of Texas, agreed with the challengers and granted a temporary injunction to prevent the new rules form taking effect. 

Considering a new presidential administration and continuing congressional concerns - both the Republicans and Democrats had bills delaying some aspect of the rule under discussion in both houses of Congress - these rules may never take effect.  Harrison Sale McCloy will continue to watch this issue carefully.

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