Category Archives: Porpoise Evans

  • Porpoise Evans speaking at startup conference in SF, CA

    PBYA partner, Porpoise Evans, will be co-moderating a panel at “International Startup and Emerging Companies Forum: Pushing the Boundaries“, a startup conference held at the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center in San Francisco on September 13th and 14th. Porpoise, along with fellow Co-Chair and Moderator, M. Susan Burns, will host the session, “Looking to plant seeds abroad? […]

  • PBYA SEES FIVE LAWYERS HONORED AS SUPER LAWYERS

    Perlman, Bajandas, Yevoli & Albright, P.L. (PBYA), a full-service corporate law firm, is pleased to announce that five attorneys have been added to the 2019 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. Mark A. Albright, D. Porpoise Evans, and Jonathan Feldman have been elected to the Super Lawyers list, with Joey Lampert and Tara Faenza […]

  • PBYA Secures Major Court Victory for Client

    In a sweeping victory for client Comercio y Servicios de Transporte Privado PBA S.A. de C.V.  (Comercio), PBYA attorney, Porpoise Evans, led a team of litigators including co-counsel, Carlos Jimenez and Gabriel Mazzitelli from Jimenez, Hart & Mazzitelli, in a suit representing the plaintiff against defendant RDI in a breach of contract case involving more […]

  • PBY&A awarded a cadre of legal awards

    The Firm is pleased to announce that several attorneys have received special recognition from a number of highly-esteemed legal ranking organizations. D. Porpoise Evans has been named a winner of Florida Trend’s Legal Elite for 2018 in the area of Labor & Employment. He received a similar accolade from 25th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©  – Labor and Employment. Because Best […]

  • Porpoise Evans discusses labor and employment issues facing small businesses in South Florida

    Labor and Employment partner, Porpoise Evans addressed a consortium of business owners and HR professionals in the Miami/Dade area about the importance of remaining diligent and compliant with State and Federal employment laws and regulations. Today’s charged environment are keeping many business owners up at night, worrying about issues like, “Are my overtime policies correct? […]

  • 25% OF PBY&A ATTORNEYS AWARDED SUPERLAWYERS

    PBY&A is pleased to announce that five attorneys have been added to the 2016 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. Mark A. Albright, D. Porpoise Evans and Joshua Spector have been elected to the Super Lawyers list, with Joey Lampert and Jonathan Feldman being named to the Rising Stars list. Each year, a mere […]

  • The rules about overtime pay have changed

    On May 18, 2016, the Department of Labor released its Final Rule changing the salary minimum to qualify for overtime exemptions. As we all know, with some exceptions, employees who work more than 40 hours per week must be paid 1.5 times their hourly rate for each hour they work past the 40-hour threshold. What […]

  • UPDATE: CLASS ACTION AGAINST MIAMI AD AGENCY’S SUDDEN LAYOFFS DEEPENS

    As posted in December 2015, PBY&A litigators, Brian Chaiken and Porpoise Evans have been representing Jorge Espinosa in a class-action suit brought against Commonground/MGS, an advertising agency with locations across the country, including Miami. At the time, the suit alleges that the company shuttered their Miami office without giving enough advance notice to its employees, […]

  • Three PBY&A Attorneys Awarded in Florida Legal Elite 2016

    PBY&A is proud to announce that three attorneys have been recognized in Florida Legal Elite 2016. Mark Albright – Business Law Joshua Spector – Commercial Litigation Porpoise Evans – Labor & Employment Florida lawyers were asked to name attorneys whom they hold in the highest regard or would recommend to others. Each lawyer was given a score based […]