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Corporate Restructuring & Immigration Compliance

Print Article Why does it matter? Mergers and acquisition activity has been extremely robust in 2015 and is expected to continue. And, with the excitement of these transactions, the challenge of staying compliant with immigration matters is typically overlooked. Additionally, most attorneys engaged in these deals are not traditionally immigration attorneys and/or aware of the immigration compliance requirement or the serious consequences of inaction.  To properly advice companies and their board of directors and effectively […]

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JBA President Message: Lessons from My First Ultra-Marathon

By Giselle Carson Lesson # 2: We have more in us than we can imagine. As you plan for 2016, I invite you to think big and challenge yourself. On Sunday, I did my first ultra-marathon – a 50K run in the beautiful Guana Preserve. I was up at 5:00 am, drove to the Guana Park, lined up at 8:00 am, and ran for the next 5 hours and 20 minutes. I had plenty of […]

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Jacksonville Bar Bulletin: Stay positive and make 2016 your best year yet!

By Giselle Carson, Esq. – President – The Jacksonville Bar Association, and Immigration attorney at Marks Gray, P.A. The new year is slowly approaching and with the holiday season already upon us, many are re-evaluating some of their life choices. New Year’s resolutions are the perfect opportunity to start making changes now, rather than next week, month or year. “A year from now, you’ll wish you had started today.” — Karen Lamb At the beginning […]

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