Category Archives: Porpoise Evans

  • Porpoise Evans, speaker at 30th Annual Wiley Branton Symposium Agenda

    Porpoise Evans, a partner at PBYA, was a featured panelist at the welcome plenary session with the 30th Annual Wiley Branton Symposium on October 31, 2019. The topic of conversation centered around modern issues in housing and employment. The National Bar Association has honors the achievements of Wiley Branton through this annual event. Wiley A. […]

  • PBYA Speaks on Marijuana in the Workplace

    Attorneys Porpoise Evans, Zac Soto, and Nima Tahmassebi all presented at the Greater Miami Society Human for Resource Management’s Legal Update held on October 24, 2019. The trio were the first speakers of the event, educating the audience of HR professionals on the legalities of medical marijuana in the workplace. ABOUT GMSHRM Founded in 1952, […]

  • 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 […]