Daytona Beach Personal Injury Lawyers
Free Consultations 386.258.1622

Blog Posts in June, 2017

All Posts
  • Florida Fourth DCA quashes trial court order allowing plaintiff to conduct post-trial juror interviews following medical negligence defense verdict
    Florida Fourth DCA quashes trial court order allowing plaintiff to conduct post-trial juror interviews following medical negligence defense verdict

    On June 21, 2017, in Children’s Medical Center v. Kim , No. 4D16-4319, the Florida Fourth DCA quashed a trial court order allowing the plaintiffs to conduct post-trial juror interviews following a ...

    Read More
  • Florida Fourth DCA rules that proposal for settlement was not rendered unenforceable because it referenced but did not incorporate the language of a joint stipulation for dismissal
    Florida Fourth DCA rules that proposal for settlement was not rendered unenforceable because it referenced but did not incorporate the language of a joint stipulation for dismissal

    On June 21, 2017, in Sherman v. Savastano, No. 4D16-2793, the Florida Fourth DCA reversed a trial court’s ruling that a defendant’s proposal for settlement was ambiguous and unenforceable. The ...

    Read More
  • Florida Fourth DCA rules that deceased smoker's statutory survivors were not entitled to SOL tolling for Engle class members because decedent knew of tobacco related illnesses in 1989
    Florida Fourth DCA rules that deceased smoker's statutory survivors were not entitled to SOL tolling for Engle class members because decedent knew of tobacco related illnesses in 1989

    On June 21, 2017, in Fanali v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company , No. 4D16-67, the Florida Fourth DCA affirmed a summary judgment in favor of the defendant tobacco company on statute of limitations ...

    Read More
  • Florida Fourth DCA rules that owner sleeping in back seat of vehicle was entitled to $100,000 cap on liability under F.S. 324.021(9)(b)(3) because he
    Florida Fourth DCA rules that owner sleeping in back seat of vehicle was entitled to $100,000 cap on liability under F.S. 324.021(9)(b)(3) because he "loaned" vehicle to driver

    On June 21, 2017, in Richbell v. Toussaint , 4D14-4549, the Florida Fourth DCA reversed a trial court’s ruling that a motor vehicle owner was not entitled to a $100,000 cap on his liability under F.S. ...

    Read More
  • Florida Fourth DCA rules that limitation on attorney's fees in Claims Bill was an unconstitutional impairment of contract
    Florida Fourth DCA rules that limitation on attorney's fees in Claims Bill was an unconstitutional impairment of contract

    On June 21, 2017, in Grossman Roth P.A. v. Mellon , No. 4D14-1766, the Florida Fourth DCA struck down a portion of a final judgment by a trial court setting attorney’s fees in a declaratory judgment ...

    Read More
  • Florida Second DCA rules that podiatrist could not offer pre-suit expert opinion concerning negligence of orthopedic surgeon
    Florida Second DCA rules that podiatrist could not offer pre-suit expert opinion concerning negligence of orthopedic surgeon

    On June 21, 2017, in Clare v. Lynch , No, 2D16-4052, the Florida Second DCA quashed a trial court’s order which had allowed the plaintiff’s medical negligence complaint to proceed forward ...

    Read More