We've looked at other cases, and don't think they have the same merit we brought here," said Tucker Ronzetti, lead attorney at Kozyak Tropin
, which filed a separate suit against AB InBev's Kirin brand.
Kozyak, who attended the MCCA awards ceremony with Shaw-Wilder and former KMMF mentee Fantou Sanko, said he is proud of the contributions of all of the members of the foundation's board of directors: Marcy Cox, assistant dean of career development at the University of Miami School of Law; Corali Lopez-Castro, former president of the Cuban American Bar Association and a partner at Kozyak Tropin
& Throckmorton; Barbara A.
Talenfield; the Philanthropy Award will be presented to the firm of Kozyak, Tropin
& Throckmorton; and the Youth Advocate Award will be presented to Kimberly Foster, a former foster youth and youth leader.
Caption: LAWYERS FOR CHILDREN AMERICA held a reception in December thanking Kozyak, Tropin
and Throckmorton for directing a cy pres contribution of $100,000 to the group from a recent class action settlement with American Express.
The Virgil Hawkins Florida Chapter of the National Bar Association presented its President's Award to Detra Shaw-Wilder, a partner with Kozyak, Tropin
, Throckmorton in Miami, and the Affiliate Chapter of the Year Award to the Daniel Perkins Webster Bar Association.
The Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division, Association of Corporate Counsel, Greenberg Traurig, Bilzin Sumberg, Florida Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company, and Kozyak Tropin
& Thorckmorton are among the platinium sponsors.
Kozyak of Miami, a partner with Kozyak Tropin
& Throckmorton in Miami has provides a $10,000 scholarship each semester to the best minority student in the litigation skills program at the University of Miami and has been active in mentoring students.
Kozyak, a partner at Kozyak Tropin
& Throckmorton, where Lopez-Castro works.
For more information of to RSVP call Yasbel Cardenas at Kozyak, Tropin
& Throckmorton at (305) 728-2928 or e-mail yc@kttlaw.
Zuckerman Spaeder, Miami; Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Greene, Palm Beach; Kozyak, Tropin
& Throckmorton, Miami; Law Offices of Raul A.
Kozyak and other Kozyak Tropin
& Throckmorton attorneys have been instrumental in reviving and expanding the mentoring program for minority law school students at the University of Miami School of Law.