800 Douglas Road
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Tel: (305) 477-7580
Fax: (305) 477-7504
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The Law Offices of Edward A. Maldonado, P.A was founded and is managed by Florida attorney Edward A. Maldonado, Esq. Mr. Maldonado has been admitted to the Florida Bar since 1997 and the federal district courts of south Florida since 1999. Both a seasoned litigator and attorney, Mr. Maldonado and his firm have experience in complex state and federal cases and regulatory affairs before federal and state agencies. Our services are client driven with a keen eye toward new technologies, regulated businesses, telecommunications, the Internet and the practical legal implications associated with today’s business environment. We invite you to review our services and contact us with questions or for consultations.
Based in Miami, Florida, the firm is a bi-lingual (English and Spanish) Florida law practice committed to offering its clients solid legal expertise, experience and advocacy in a wide range of areas including:
Federal Communication Commission Practice
Representation, licensure, and defense for: Telecommunication Carriers - International & Domestic FCC 214 Authority license applications; State IXC, Prepaid Calling Cards, CLEC, ETC and Wireless ETC Licensing Applications and State Tariff preparation/amendments; Interconnected VoIP, VoIP Toll Reseller and IP PBX registrations; Telecom, VoIP, RF& Broadcaster regulatory reporting and USF Red Light problems with FCC/USAC; FCC 312 Earth Station Licensure, Satellite and VSAT Licenses in C-Band, Ku-Band, and X-Band; AM and FM Band Radio and LPTV Broadcaster licensure and renewals; MVNO and CMRS Wireless licensure and compliance; Radio Frequency (RF) matters including WiFi and WiMax and FCC RF interference violations; FCC214 transfers of controls, and FCC 214 assignments. And FCC enforcement bureau defense for violations (FCC LOI and NAL) of the Communication Act.
Internet Law & E-Commerce Practice
Our legal services for this practice area cover a wide array of issues impacting information technology providers and professionals, innovators and inventors, APPI developers, as well as Internet and e-commerce websites and their users. For e-commerce businesses, we are well versed on the best commerce practices from the legal perspective. We also serve clients as out-sourced and external general counsel for upstart and growing technology, Internet and Internet-based services.
Intellectual Property & USPTO Practice
Protecting and commercializing your invention, brand
or creative work takes more than mere registration. It takes a plan, know-how and the right team. Multiple talents, experiences and niche know-how is necessary in today’s market. Our firm has Registered Patent Attorneys that are of
counsel to the firm, to address the legal
intellectual property needs of our clients. Our attorneys have experience in the U.S. Federal Courts
litigating Patent and Trademark Infringement cases to provide a complete line of services to secure and
protect your innovations, creations, brands, and inventions.
Copyright Registration, Litigation & Licensing
In the area of copyright registration, licensure and litigation, our services include: Computer Code Copyrights, Software Copyrights, Literature and Music Copyrights, Copyrights for Internet Authors and Bloggers, Online News Services and websites, Visual Copyrights for Architects, Advertising Agencies or Other Creative Enterprises, and Visual Copyrights for use on the Internet and E-Commerce. Our services also include litigation and defense of federal copyright infringement cases, and enforcement of registered copyrighted works through the federal courts.
Stored Value Card Practice
Our Stored Value Practice includes representation in open and closed loop stored value cards and systems: Stored Value Cards, (SVC) Providers of General Purchase, SVC: Payroll Cards, Branded Prepaid Account Debit Cards; Debit Services Processors and Platforms; Charitable SVC programs; Gift Card Programs, Merchant and Store Cards, Top-up and Real-Time Recharge (RTR) of international mobile and SIM cards and alternative payment systems. Our firm has represented Payment Processors, E-Commerce Processing Businesses, POS Payment networks, and e-commerce businesses.
Corporate & Transactional Practice
The corporate work routinely handled by this firm varies based upon the size and needs of our clients.
We actively administer the organization of corporations and limited liability companies,
drafting stockholders' and voting agreements, and reviewing corporate governance policies as to proper
board meetings and conducting Board meetings regularly whether in English or Spanish. We also provide consultation on all aspects of contracts and
commercial transactions, including sales of goods, service contracts, negotiable instruments
and commercial paper, bulk transfers, letters of credit, documents of title, secured transactions, technology transfers, trademark licenses, employment
and non-competition agreements, nondisclosure agreements, merchant service account agreements, distributorship and point of sale distribution (POS & RTR).
Litigation, Arbitration & Appeals
Our litigation services include representation in federal or state of Florida lawsuits and claims in telecommunications & technology claims; carrier disputes; distributor disputes; broadcaster claims; labor and employment; general civil litigation; and general business law including shareholder claims. We have trial experience with both Plaintiff and Defense claims, pre-suit investigation, pre-suit defense planning, pre-trial and trial work, and post-trial appeals in both state and federal courts. The firm maintains on-going relationships with expert witnesses in the areas of: certified forensic accounting, telecom audits, handwriting, electrical engineering (VoIP, telecommunications and RF Satellite), systems network technicians, regulatory compliance business valuations, and private investigations. The firm also maintains relationships with other attorneys in other states with a variety of legal concentrations throughout the United States allowing us to represent clients in multiple jurisdictions through Pro Hoc Vice co-counsel appearance when our experience is necessary
FTC & State Attorney General Practice
Business enterprises and licensed professionals of all kinds are affected daily by an ever-changing scheme of regulations and consumer laws at the federal and state. Our services include defense of licensure, representation in unfair trade practice investigations and litigation, class action defense for violation of Consumer Protection Statutes, and representation for alleged violations by the Federal Trade Commission and State Attorney Generals.
Contact our firm today at (305) 477- 7580, Toll-Free at 1-877-245-6326, or via e-mail for general questions as to our specific services or representation on a particular matter.
Individuals and businesses facing the threat of imminent lawsuits, regulatory Enforcement Actions or criminal charges are urged to contact The Law Offices of Edward A. Maldonado PA today to schedule a complementary consultation from our South Florida law firm. Time is always of the essence in such cases.