Comparing Florida and Georgia Dram Shop Acts

Please join us December 5th for our webinar, “Comparing Florida and Georgia Dram Shop Acts.”  We will present a comparison of the way Florida and Georgia statutes and courts handle dram shop issues.  We will also go through standards in each state, some history, and how exceptions to the dram shop law in each state are treated. 

And much more….

The webinar will begin at 2:00 pm. and end at 3:00 pm.

As always, there is no charge for our webinar. We hope to see you there!

If you have any questions, please contact Nicole Bennett at

For information on our presenters, see below:

  Wayne S. Melnick
Direct: 770.818.4256

Mr. Melnick is a Partner and Vice-Chair of the firm’s Government Law practice section. He also is a member of the firm’s CGL and Business Liability practice section where he is Vice-Chair of FMG’s Transportation practice team. Mr. Melnick is an accomplished trial attorney and has tried over 50 jury trials to verdict in cases throughout the country. For every year since 2013, Mr. Melnick has been named a “Georgia Super Lawyer” in the areas of civil law defense and prior to that was selected multiple times as a “Rising Star.”  He currently is one of only three Northern District of Georgia Representatives on the Board of Directors for the Georgia Defense Lawyers Association.  Click here to read more..

  Jeremy W. Rogers
Direct: 813.774.5373

Mr. Rogers is a a Partner at the firm’s Florida office. Mr. Rogers has substantial experience in many areas of practice. His litigation experience includes the of defense and litigation of a variety of labor and employment claims, including race, sex, national origin, disability discrimination, wage and hour, harassment, and retaliation claims. He has also defended cases involving wrongful discharge, breach of fiduciary duty, contract disputes, and federal class action litigation.  Click here to read more…

   Michael G. Kouskoutis 
Direct: 813.774.3486

Mr. Kouskoutis is an associate in the Professional Liability, Insurance Coverage, and Government Law practice groups of Freeman Mathis & Gary, LLP and is also a member of the firms HOA practice team.  Mr. Kouskoutis has experience in land use and zoning, as well as law enforcement litigation both locally and nationally. Click here to read more…


*Note – FMG applies for Continuing Education and Continuing Legal Education Credit in multiple states. Until a course is approved by a particular state, we cannot guarantee credit. You must be present (online or in-person) during the full session to receive credit.