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Dispute over Vista golf course finally headed to court in Indian River County

August 12, 2012

VERO BEACH — A lawsuit over the future of the golf course in the 2,400-unit Vista condominium developments south of Vero Beach is finally headed to trial at the end of August, court officials say.

Court slashes $1.24 million jury verdict awarded Stuart dermatologist

Friday, July 13, 2012

… es’ attorney Louis Vocelle Jr. was happy with the … me of the appeal,” Vocelle said. Romagosa’ … r appeal are doubtful, Vocelle said.

Vero Beach Police Chief Don Dappen to retire at end of month

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

… 30. City Manager Jim O’Connor said Dappen’s attorney, Louis “Buck” Vocelle, informed him of the decision on Tuesday. O’Connor put Dappen, 55, .

Former head of Veterans Council of Indian River drops defamation lawsuit

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

… as, his attorney Buck Vocelle said Thursday. The … g he was defamed, said Vocelle. And Vocelle conten … , said Vocelle. And Vocelle contended there was no …

Parents of teen who drowned at beachfront park sue Vero Beach…

January 26, 2010

By Elliott Jones, TCPalm … “The county is sorry and sad for the family,” said special county attorney Paul Berg. …

Vero Beach, Indian River County not liable in drowning of Gifford teen, appeals court rules

… 0. Circuit Judge Paul Kanarek dismisse … pecial attorney, Paul Berg, who argued … l attorney, Paul Berg, who argued that … et the law. And Berg said only in ver …

Judge throws out lawsuit by parents of teen who drowned in 2007 …

March 13th, 2010

Parents of a youth who drowned in rough surf … the lawsuit, said the county’s special attorney, Paul Berg.

Attorney Buck Vocelle testifies – The Ira Hatch Trial – TCPalm.com

Jun 17, 2010

Louis B. “Buck” Vocelle Jr was sworn in at 2:50 p.m. and just took the stand. But as soon as he took the stand and Assistant State Attorney …

Attorney Buck Vocelle delivered newspapers…

Aug 26, 2010

Attorney Buck Vocelle delivered newspapers in seventh grade. Now, the 54-year-old gets the paper at home and his office at 3333 20th St. in …

Vitunac’s attorney wants information on past age …

Feb 25, 2011

The second vote was taken after Vocelle contended errors were made on Feb. 1. … Vocelle filed the request for the public hearing Thursday. …

Vero Beach moves one step closer to removing city attorney Vitunac …

February 16th, 2011

The City Council unanimously passed a revised … Vocelle, however, wrote to the city that Vitunac was prepared to resign …

Vero Beach City Attorney Vitunac to retire instead …

Mar 10, 2011

According to Vocelle, the move will spare the city the expense of a public … Vocelle had earlier written to the city that Vitunac was …

Russ Lemmon: Local residents like instant news …

Aug 27, 2010

Meanwhile, on his computer at work, TCPalm.com — the website of Scripps Treasure … “I like to see (news) when it happens,” Vocelle said. …

Vero Beach council considers revisiting Vitunac’s …

Feb 7, 2011

According to Mayor Jay Kramer, Vitunac’s attorney, Louis “Buck” Vocelle, has since been in touch with the city and may submit a proposal to …

Vocelle: clients missing $150250; Hatch disbarred soon after – The …

Jun 17, 2010

During Buck Vocelle’s testimony, he relayed a story about how on Aug. 31, 2007 he contacted the Florida Bar to report Ira Hatch with …

Vero Beach City Attorney Vitunac to retire instead of fighting his firing

Thursday, March 10, 2011

… “Buck” Vocelle Jr. to Mayor Jay … lic hearing that Vocelle had earlier requ … . In the letter Vocelle sent Thursday, h … 4; According to Vocelle, the move

Public hearing slated for Vero Beach attorney’s proposed firing

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

… Feb. 24 to the council, Vitunac’s attorney Louis “Buck” Vocelle Jr. asked for the hearing in addition to issuing a formal public reco …

Vitunac’s attorney wants information on past age discrimination complaints against city of Vero Beach

Friday, February 25, 2011

… Louis “Buck” Vocelle Jr., is asking f … at time was from Vocelle, who he said uns … was taken after Vocelle contended errors … y terminated.Vocelle filed the reques …

Vero Beach attorney requests public hearing on reasons City Council wants to fire him

Friday, February 25, 2011

… letter dated Feb. 24 to the council, Vitunac’s attorney Louis “Buck” Vocelle Jr. asks for the hearing in addition to issuing a formal public recor …

Vero Beach moves one step closer to removing city attorney Vitunac

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

… attorney, Louis “Buck” Vocelle Jr., argued that what Vice Mayor P … r than a voice vote was needed.Vocelle, however, wrote to the city that V …

Editorial: If the majority of Vero Beach City Council has lost trust in attorney, relationship has to end

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

agreeing to a settlement offer put forth by attorney Louis “Buck” Vocelle, who is representing Vitunac. That basically calls for eight months o …

Vero Beach City Council wants outside counsel to review its firing of Vitunac

Thursday, February 10, 2011

… attorney, Louis “Buck” Vocelle Jr., argued that what Vice Mayor P … re following proper procedures.Vocelle, who appeared at Thursday’s co …

Vitunac wants $88,000 severance package to resign as Vero Beach attorney

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

… ney Louis “Buck” Vocelle, Jr., in an e-ma … ay afternoon.Vocelle contends the cit … aken Tuesday.Vocelle, however, said w … day to listen to Vocelle’s presentation o …

Vero Beach council considers revisiting Vitunac’s dismissal at meeting Thursday

Monday, February 7, 2011

… Louis “Buck” Vocelle, has since been in tou … g. Neither Vitunac nor Vocelle could be immediately r … d on the proposal from Vocelle. “We’re in …

Attorney wants defamation lawsuit dismissed against former Indian River Veterans Council member

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

… Teresi’s attorney Louis Vocelle. Now “the burden is … Wapnick)” in the case, Vocelle said. The Veterans … he lawsuit. However Vocelle is contending that “no …

Judge reverses portions of verdict against Vero Beach eye doctor

Thursday, July 22, 2010

… te attorney Buck Vocelle.+ And the damag … ced to $600,000, Vocelle said. But the a … ourt upheld what Vocelle termed a key por … for a new trial. Vocelle said his clients …

Hatch’s ex-law partner Doty describes learning trust account almost empty

Monday, June 21, 2010

… soon after, he consulted Vero Beach attorney Louis “Buck” Vocelle.”We discussed what I suspected, and what I had learned, and

Vocelle: Hatch’s clients missing $150250; Hatch disbarred soon after – The …

Jun 17, 2010

During Buck Vocelle’s testimony, he relayed a story about how on Aug. 31, 2007 he contacted the Florida Bar to report Ira Hatch with …

Perona can run again in Fort Pierce special election, judge rules

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

… attorney Louis “Buck” Vocelle — representing Jones Calvin … this state,” Roby wrote. Vocelle could not be reached for comment. …

Motion filed to keep ousted Perona from running in special election

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

… 8220;Buck” Vocelle filed a motion t … n in Jan. 4. Vocelle’s motion s … has been ousted. Vocelle is representing … eligible to run. Vocelle disagreed and ar

Attorneys dispute whether Perona can run in special election for Fort Pierce seat he just lost

Monday, May 24, 2010

… uis “Buck” Vocelle said because Perona wa … vinced of that,” Vocelle said Monday. Vocel … celle said Monday. Vocelle said anyone else who i …

Perona out as Fort Pierce city commissioner

Friday, May 21, 2010

… Beach-based attorney Louis “Buck” Vocelle represented Peace and said his cli … “Judge Roby followed the law,” Vocelle said. “It’s just that simple. … …

Judges holds off ruling on whether Perona can keep Fort Pierce City Commission seat

Thursday, May 20, 2010

… sworn in Jan. 4. Peace’s attorney, Louis “Buck” Vocelle of Vero Beach, argued Thursday the rule of law should prevail: Perona …

Date set for trial to decide Perona’s eligibility to run for Fort Pierce commission

… inally going to be a resolution,” said Peace’s attorney, Louis “Buck” Vocelle. Perona said he also is looking forward to putting the matter behi

Sebastian planners OK plan to build bigger crematory

Thursday, April 1, 2010

… matory. Seawinds’ attorney Buck Vocelle told members of the city’s Plannin … commission for reconsideration.Vocelle also said the chimney stacks will …

Perona remains on Fort Pierce City Commission, for now

Thursday, January 14, 2010

… uced rates because of residency). Vero Beach attorney Louis “Buck” Vocelle called the request for documentation “intrusive and unnecessary,” add …

Perona, Alexander sworn in as Fort Pierce Commission members

Monday, January 4, 2010

… uis “Buck” Vocelle filed the original com … rtly before Christmas, Vocelle filed a motion to post … cording to the motion, Vocelle claimed the city could …

He says he’s ready, but will Perona be allowed to take Fort Pierce City Commission seat Monday?

Thursday, December 31, 2009

… Louis “Buck” Vocelle, on behalf of Jo … al.”Instead, Vocelle argues, “there w … eneral election, Vocelle filed a complain … r each election, Vocelle adapted his moti …

Five applicants seek Wilson’s Vero Beach City Council seat

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

… George’s attorney, Buck Vocelle, said George will be opposing any … motion filed by Wilson for a stay. Vocelle said Kanarek has spoken and the ch …

Fort Pierce Commissioner-elect Perona files motion to have resign-to-run case dismissed

Monday, December 7, 2009

… from occupying two such spots. Attorney Louis “Buck” Vocelle, representing Jones Calvin Peace III, filed a suit prior to the Nov. …

Wilson removed from Vero Beach City Council

Monday, December 7, 2009

… getting out of the electric business. George’s attorney, Buck Vocelle, issued a statement that said George “believes that justice was …

Russ Lemmon: Will one voter trump 1,063 in Wilson case?

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

… provokes eyeball-rolling. Buck Vocelle, the attorney representing George, … f elections. With their testimony, Vocelle aimed to show Wilson’s Sept. …

Editorial: Justice must act swiftly in lawsuit over Vero Beach’s council seat

Sunday, November 22, 2009

… vist Dian George and attorney Buck Vocelle want Wilson stripped of his counci … civil challenge. Enter George and Vocelle. Now that the issue has gone to …

Vero Beach doesn’t refute lawsuit questioning city councilman’s qualifications

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

… attorney Buck Vocelle said. George r … out her lawsuit, Vocelle said. She is a r … Beth McDonald.Vocelle said he is consi … wsuit last week, Vocelle said. Wilson …

Editorial: Fort Pierce voters can make a statement in runoff today

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

… attorney Louis “Buck” Vocelle filed a complaint on behalf of reg … st-election suit was then filed by Vocelle. And, Roby decided to allow today& …

Even after runoff Tuesday, Fort Pierce Commission election might not be over

Saturday, November 14, 2009

… ney Louis “Buck” Vocelle, acting on behal … their votes.Vocelle filed an amended … llot, Roby asked Vocelle to file an amend … seem likely.Vocelle said Friday he w …

Lawsuit alleges Charlie Wilson did not meet qualifications to run for Vero Beach City Council

Thursday, November 12, 2009

… id Attorney Buck Vocelle, who filed the c … Dian George.Vocelle said George is d … ved from office. Vocelle plans to call fo … e two-year seat, Vocelle said. In Sept …

Amended complaint seeks removal of Fort Pierce City Commission candidate

Thursday, November 12, 2009

… torney Louis B. “Buck” Vocelle, acting on behalf of p … eligibility and asked Vocelle to file an amended, po … ction complaint, which Vocelle did late Thursday. …

Perona eligibility still up in air for Fort Pierce Commission

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

… $40,000 and $45,000. Buck Vocelle, Peace’s attorney, said he h … ona) did not resign to run,” Vocelle said. …

Charlie Wilson will find out Monday if he stays on Vero Beach City Council

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Buck Vocelle, termed the late move … to the city a sham.

Judge won’t order Vista Golf to mow, maintain abandoned links

Wednesday, September 30, 2009

… settled in their favor, said Louis Vocelle, attorney for the golf course owne … rty in a foreclosure sale in 2006, Vocelle said. He expects that the golf …

Ex-Vero council member Larkin liable for $85,644 in attorney’s fees from libel suit

Friday, September 18, 2009

… of Appeals upheld that decision. Then Smith’s attorney, Buck Vocelle, asked the court to rule that Larkin should pay Smith’s attorne …

On The Move, June 21

Friday, June 19, 2009

… he Southeast.VOCELLE APPOINTED CHAIR … Louis (Buck) Vocelle Jr. of Vocelle & … ) Vocelle Jr. of Vocelle & Berg LLP i … d compliance.Vocelle is Florida Bar d …

Suit against Hatch over missing $1.14M settled for $200,000

Tuesday, February 24, 2009

… Lowe’s attorney, Buck Vocelle. The names of those … en publicly disclosed, Vocelle said. That left $10 … l go to the estate.Vocelle said Lowe couldn’t get …

Judge appoints Texas specialist to oversee Florida Eye Institute in Vero Beach

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

… are thrilled that a receiver (Peters) had been appointed,” said Buck Vocelle, attorney for the three doctors that asked the judge to bring in an o …

Vero Beach golf course owners file suit for permission to build out land

Saturday, November 15, 2008

… livans’ attorney, Buck Vocelle. In a guest column … elopments decades ago, Vocelle said. Developers of th … ne to run a business,” Vocelle said. …

Vista Royale golf course owners suing resident associations

Friday, November 14, 2008

… ivans’ attorney, Louis Vocelle. In a guest column … asks for a jury trial, Vocelle said Friday. The re … elopments decades ago, Vocelle said. Developers of th …

Manager ordered for Vero Beach eye institute

Friday, November 7, 2008

… o provide the best patient care available,” said their attorney Louis Vocelle of Vero Beach. Minotty’s attorneys said they plan to appeal the ju …

Florida Eye Institute founder faces additional $2.9 million in damages

Saturday, October 25, 2008

… e which will result in our clients getting paid,” said attorney Louis Vocelle, one of the attorneys for the three partners. Of the $9.7 million …

Defense attorney claims Florida Eye Institute trial attempts to overthrow doctor

Saturday, October 18, 2008

… laintiff’s attorneys, Buck Vocelle, told jurors the different viewpoi … ury to decide which side is wrong, Vocelle said. …

Florida Eye Institute trial goes to jurors

Friday, October 17, 2008

… f the plaintiff’s attorneys, Louis Vocelle, told jurors that the case is comp … s. It will be up the jury, said Vocelle, who decide which side is wrong. …

Florida Eye Institute civil trial to begin in Vero Beach

Wednesday, September 3, 2008

… hich could begin Thursday, said the plaintiffs’ attorney Louis “Buck” Vocelle Jr. A number of potential jurors were disqualified Tuesday because …

Disbarred Vero attorney Ira Hatch asks again for delay on malpractice suit

Friday, August 15, 2008

… Vero Beach attorneys Louis “Buck” Vocelle and Charles Sullivan Sr. They seek … nty Jail on 57 criminal counts.Vocelle and Sullivan want to be paid by Ne …

Judge denies former Vero Beach council member extra time in civil lawsuit

Thursday, August 14, 2008

… Mayfield is running for county tax collector and his attorney, Buck Vocelle, said his treatment for cancer is getting in the way of him giving a …

Owner of mansion won’t get money back

Saturday, July 19, 2008

… Miami. But Barton’s attorney, Buck Vocelle, of Vero Beach, said the appeals c … ome in Vero Beach. According to Vocelle, when Barton attempted to make pay …

Appeals court overturns $312,000 repayment for Vero Beach man

Thursday, July 17, 2008

… Miami. But Barton’s attorney, Buck Vocelle of Vero Beach, said the appeals co … ome in Vero Beach. According to Vocelle, when Barton attempted to make pay …

Hatch not allowed to postpone other suit

Tuesday, April 8, 2008

… attorneys Louis “Buck” Vocelle and Charles Sullivan S … from a house sale.Vocelle and Sullivan expect to … also later closed.Vocelle and Sullivan said they …

St. Lucie County man latest to file lawsuit against Ira Hatch

Friday, January 11, 2008

… n, who with Louis “Buck” Vocelle represents Lowe, said Lowe might r … attorney malpractice insurance.Vocelle represent Hatch’s former law partn …

Former Hatch partner in Vero Beach files countersuit to recover money

Thursday, January 10, 2008

… attorney, Louis “Buck” Vocelle Jr. “I have no choice but … ot;We have evidence of that,” Vocelle said. Hatch’s businesses, Coast …

Judge says not enough evidence for suit in Vero Beach

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

… dgment is expected to be heard next month. Smith’s attorney, Louis Vocelle, told Kanarek members of Public Concepts had testified to writing the …

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