July 2012 Boardroom Lunch


July 2012 Boardroom Lunch


The South Florida Chapter held its second Boardroom Lunch of the summer on July 19, 2012. The lunch featured Magistrate Judges Edwin G. Torres and John J. O'Sullivan of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida. Judge Torres and Judge O'Sullivan discussed a range of issues with the FBA members in attendance, including the cost of discovery and emerging electronic discovery practices, consent trials before magistrate judges, and criminal law issues in the federal courts. The lunch was held at the Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. U.S. Courthouse in downtown Miami.