March 2024: Brad Barrios and David Hayes obtained an affirmance from the Fifth District Court of Appeal of a trial court’s order denying three defendants’ motions to dismiss for lack of personal jurisdiction. TCB filed the case for misappropriation of trade secrets and breach of a nondisclosure agreement on behalf of a Florida-based client against three Pennsylvania-based defendants. TCB defeated personal jurisdiction arguments at the trial and appellate courts.

March 2024: Brad Barrios was a panelist on the Entertainment Law Panel at the Gasparilla International Film Festival moderated by University of Tampa Film Professor Aaron Walker.

March 2024: Ken Turkel and Brad Barrios lectured on current trends in intellectual property and entertainment law at Tulane University Law School for the Tulane Technology & Intellectual Property Society. Ken and Brad also discussed several of TCB’s recent cases in the entertainment industry in an interactive forum with law students.

January 2024: Ken Turkel, Tony Cuva, and Brad Barrios were recognized as Top Lawyers in their respective practice areas by Tampa Magazines. Voted for by their peers, Ken was recognized in First Amendment Litigation, First Amendment Law, and Media Law Mediation; Tony was recognized in Admiralty & Maritime Law; and Brad was recognized in Intellectual Property Litigation.

January 2024: The Best Lawyers in America ® TCB earned a Tier 1 Ranking for Best Law Firms in Commercial Litigation and a Tier 2 Ranking for Best Law Firms in Admiralty & Maritime Law. In addition, Ken Turkel, Brad Barrios, and Shane Vogt were recognized as Best Lawyers in Commercial Litigation, while Tony Cuva was recognized as a Best Lawyer in Admiralty & Maritime Law.