Florida Torts

Florida Torts provides a comprehensive review and analysis of virtually every theory of liability recognized under Florida tort law. It includes excellent step-by-step guidance through major types of personal injury cases in Florida, and covers each phase of a personal injury case, from initial investigation...

Are Mediations Really Confidential?

MEDIATION / CONFIDENTIALITY Benes v. A.B. Data, Ltd., 2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 15270 (7th Cir. Wis. July 26, 2013) Are mediations really confidential? The facts as set forth in the opinion are that Benes was an employee who sued his employer after only for four months on the job, alleging sex discrimination...

New Chief Judge-Elect in Florida Issues New Opinions

Judge Suarez Congratulations to Judge Suarez on his election to chief judge-elect! Coincidentally, the two opinions below were both authored by him. INADVERTENT DISCLOSURE OF PRIVILEGED DOCUMENTS Constr. Sys. of Am. v. Travelers Cas. & Sur. Co. of Am., 2013 Fla. App. LEXIS 12329 (Fla. 3d...