Drop that beat: Morgan & Morgan announces Battle of the Jingles contest with $100K prize
Morgan & Morgan Morgan & Morgan, America’s largest plaintiffs’ law firm, has announced the launch of its $100,000 Battle of the Jingles contest to help create the firm’s first-ever jingle that’s catchy, unforgettable and pairs well with fighting for justice. (Morgan & Morgan/Morgan & Morgan)Do you have a made-up jingle or a catchy tune stuck in your head? Morgan & Morgan, America’s largest plaintiffs’ law firm, has announced the launch of its $100,000 Battle of the Jingles contest to help create the firm’s first-ever jingle that’s catchy, unforgettable and pairs well with fighting for justice. READ: Disney World announces new Genie service, includes Lightning Lane for attractions“After 30 years in business, we are in search of a unique and catchy jingle that embodies our dedication to justice. #MorganJingleContest pic.twitter.com/svwStaSwUz — Morgan & Morgan (@forthepeople) August 18, 2021READ: 10-7: Dispatcher reads ‘last call’ for fallen Daytona Beach police officer Jason RaynorProfessional musicians and songwriters are not eligible to participate.wftv.com
Lawsuit blames developer for flooding at Tildenville Oakland Cemetery
OAKLAND, Fla. – A new lawsuit is blaming a developer for flooding at Tildenville Oakland Cemetery that caused caskets and remains to become unearthed. Morgan & Morgan is representing the plaintiffs in the class-action lawsuit, which names Pulte Home Company and S&ME, Inc., the designers and developers of the new Longleaf at Oakland community, as the defendants. “For generations, families have been paying final respects to their loved ones by laying their remains to rest in peace with dignity at Oakland Tildenville Cemetery. These families were shocked and horrified to see that sacred ground desecrated and deluged with runoff water, as if it was nothing more than a sewer or dump. We will fight to hold everyone responsible for this disgrace accountable – and to make sure no other families ever have to go through something like this again,” Morgan & Morgan attorneys John Morgan and Kathryn Barnett said in a statement.
Morgan & Morgan hold educational seminar for Tangelo Park residents in Lockheed Martin lawsuit
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Law firm Morgan & Morgan held a virtual educational seminar on Wednesday evening to inform members of the Tangelo Park community about the firm’s lawsuit against Lockheed Martin. Mike Morgan said members of the community may have been inhaling poisonous gases for decades. In the lawsuit, it is alleged Lockheed Martin failed to properly dispose of chemicals that were mixed with groundwater and soil. Mike Morgan said that Lockheed Martin disposed of the chemicals as gas, instead of disposing of them offsite. Morgan & Morgan told members of this community they plan to go door-to-door, collecting medical information from residents.
Orlando's state attorney and public defender partner with Morgan firm to start bail fund for poor people
As a way to help poor people who have committed nonviolent offenses pay bail, the offices of Ayala and 9th Judicial Circuit Public Defender Bob Wesley announced Thursday the creation of the Community Bail Fund, in partnership with the Morgan & Morgan law firm. The firm said it would match the first $250,000 raised for the fund. Many choose to plead guilty to crimes they did not commit in order to receive a reduced sentence to regain their freedom quickly, Wesley told the Associated Press Many choose to plead guilty to crimes they did not commit in order to receive a reduced sentence to regain their freedom quickly, WesleyThese convictions follow an individual for the rest of their lives and impacts their ability to retain employment and housing."The cash bail system has created a structure where people of means are treated fairly and [the] poor are unduly penalized for their circumstances," said Orange-Osceola State Attorney Aramis Ayala.orlandoweekly.com
Ryan Will, long time Volusia homicide prosecutor, leaves State Attorneys Office
Long time prosecutor Ryan Will is joining Morgan & Morgan to head a team of litigation lawyers focusing on fire-related injuries. DAYTONA BEACH The new year has begun at the 7th Circuit State Attorneys Office without one of their long-time homicide prosecutors, Ryan Will, who worked a number of high-profile murder cases. Will left the State Attorneys Office last month to take a job at mega law firm Morgan & Morgan. Will was earning $92,000 a year when he left the State Attorneys Office on Dec. 6. Our partners in law enforcement, the people in the State Attorneys Office.news-journalonline.com
Shots fired outside Orlando pizza shop
ORLANDO, Fla. – Shots were fired outside an Orlando pizza restaurant, causing a woman to have a panic attack, according to police. The bullet also cracked the glass of a window at the Morgan & Morgan law offices on the 14th floor of the Wells Fargo building. The shooting happened around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday outside Planet Pizza near the intersection of Washington Street and Orange Avenue in downtown Orlando. "We know know it is foreseeable. Some people who visit downtown Orlando for the night life said they feel safe.