40 Fla. L. Weekly S306a Attorneys — Discipline — Failure to provide competent representation to client — Intentionally failing to comply with legally proper discovery request by opposing party — Conduct prejudicial to administration of justice — Referee’s factual findings and recommendation as to guilt, regarding attorney’s continued refusal to comply with numerous circuit court Read More »
40 Fla. L. Weekly S302a Wrongful death — Sovereign immunity — State university’s Athletic Association, a university direct-support organization, is entitled to limited sovereign immunity because the university has the right to control the association and exercises actual control over association — Remand for entry of judgment corresponding to jury’s award of damages but limiting Read More »
Memorial Director and author Bill DeYoung with his sister, Abbey Adams Paralegal, Patty Ware at the Dedication of Skyway Bridge Tragedy Memorial. The memorial commemorates the thirty five people who died as a result of the vessel Summit Venture colliding with the Skyway Bridge on May 9, 1980.
40 Fla. L. Weekly D1198a Torts — Automobile accident — Jurors — Post-verdict interview — Trial court abused its discretion by denying post-verdict interview of juror who concealed material information during voir dire — Remand with instructions to conduct requested interview, after which trial court can determine whether plaintiff is entitled to new trial on Read More »
40 Fla. L. Weekly D1194b Civil procedure — Discovery — Depositions — Failure to comply with court order — Sanctions — Non-parties — Circuit court erred by imposing sanctions pursuant to rule 1.380(b)(1) against non-parties and their attorney after records custodian appeared for deposition but did not bring any of the documents requested in subpoenas Read More »