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Orlando Sentinel
Markets fall, but Brexit's effect on Florida uncertainwith the pound losing value, you get more for your money. It might be one of th
Markets fall, but Brexit's effect on Florida uncertain
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
with the pound losing value, you get more for your money. It might be one of the more affordable times to visit." The Florida Chamber of Commerce agrees that British tourism to the state likely will slack off. It's also possible that tourists... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Chamber: Brexit could hurt Florida tourismthe European Union --- a choice popularly known as "Brexit" --- could hurt Flor
Chamber: Brexit could hurt Florida tourism
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
the European Union --- a choice popularly known as "Brexit" --- could hurt Florida's tourism industry, according to the Florida Chamber of Commerce. Jerry Parrish, chief economist for the Florida Chamber Foundation, said the falling value of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Closed Orlando law firm Butler & Hosch sued for $12 millionhad boomed during the Great Recession, but many firms struggled to adapt to new
Closed Orlando law firm Butler & Hosch sued for $12 million
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
had boomed during the Great Recession, but many firms struggled to adapt to new business when foreclosures slowed. The Florida Chamber of Commerce released a statement regarding the U.K.'s vote Thursday to leave the European Union. "Florida's... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando law firm sued for $12 millionduring the Great Recession, but many firms struggled to adapt to new business w
Orlando law firm sued for $12 million
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
during the Great Recession, but many firms struggled to adapt to new business when foreclosures slowed. Brexit impact The Florida Chamber of Commerce released a statement regarding the U.K.'s vote Thursday to leave the European Union. "Florida's... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
In the wake of Brexit vote, Florida tourism officials fret over loss of U.K. visitorsfell in value at least by 18 U.S. cents at one point, which is the biggest drop
In the wake of Brexit vote, Florida tourism officials fret over loss of U.K. visitors
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
fell in value at least by 18 U.S. cents at one point, which is the biggest drop in value for the currency since 1985. Florida Chamber of Commerce officials are preparing for a drop in U.K. visitors to the Sunshine State as the pound’s decline... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Maitland firm wins big Westphal workers comp caseat the firm sent out an email after Thursday's ruling with the all-caps subject
Maitland firm wins big Westphal workers comp case
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
at the firm sent out an email after Thursday's ruling with the all-caps subject line, "WE WIN WESTPHAL!!" However the Florida Chamber of Commerce said in a news release Thursday that the limits on workers’ comp were vital to protecting... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida Supreme Court rejects another part of workers-comp systemworkers' compensation program, but the charade is over. Enough is enough, and F
Florida Supreme Court rejects another part of workers-comp system
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
workers' compensation program, but the charade is over. Enough is enough, and Florida workers deserve better." But the Florida Chamber of Commerce, the National Federation of Independent Business and the Property Casualty Insurers Association... Read more
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Business Insurance
Business community balks at comp rate hike, vows fightwell with state businesses. The Greater Pensacola Chamber of Commerce announce
Business community balks at comp rate hike, vows fight
Business Insurance / Posted 18 days ago
well with state businesses. The Greater Pensacola Chamber of Commerce announced Tuesday that it plans to partner with the Florida Chamber of Commerce and other pro-business groups to find a legislative solution to the proposed 17.1% increase, a... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Workers� compensation rates could go up after court rulingdecrease, which took effect Jan. 1, was an overall 4.7 percent. But after Frid
Workers� compensation rates could go up after court ruling
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 25 days ago
decrease, which took effect Jan. 1, was an overall 4.7 percent. But after Friday�s proposal, Herrle and officials from the Florida Chamber of Commerce and Associated Industries of Florida signaled they will work to get the Legislature to make... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
POINT OF VIEW Buying reinsurance a good idea to bolster Cat Fund$2.7 billion Florida has borrowed. JERRY PARRISH,TALLAHASSEE Editor’s note: J
POINT OF VIEW Buying reinsurance a good idea to bolster Cat Fund
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 30 days ago
$2.7 billion Florida has borrowed. JERRY PARRISH,TALLAHASSEE Editor’s note: Jerry Parrish is the chief economist for the Florida Chamber of Commerce Foundation. The ‘Cat Fund’ borrows to make sure we have resources in case of a severe storm, or... Read more

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