Florida Appeals Court Decisions: Week of May 20 - 24, 2019

Appellate & Trial Support   |   May 24, 2019
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U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

Playnation Play Sys v. Velex Corp - trademark
Smith v. Ala DOC - habeas corpus
Long v. Fla DOC - stay of execution, res judicata
US v. Askins & Miller Ortho - preliminary injunction
Word v. Comm Futures Trading Comm'n - CEA, jurisdiction
US v. Babcock - search & seizure
Club Madonna v. City of Miami Beach - ripeness

Florida Supreme Court - Tallahassee

In re Evidence Code - Daubert returns

First District Court of Appeal - Tallahassee

Gaskey v. State - Miranda, right to counsel, confession
Vito v. State - plea withdrawal
Mallet v. State - postconviction relief
Halveland v. DOC - amending pleadings, relation back
Bordonaro v. Bordonaro - child support
Hicks v. DOC - mandamus, requirements

Second District Court of Appeal - Lakeland

Raff v. Citimortgage - attorney's fees, expert testimony
Wells Fargo v. Ordonez - tax on notes
Underwood v. State - trial court jurisdiction pending appeal
Lee Cnty Sch Bd v. State Farm - PIP benefits, sovereign immunity
Valencia Golf v. Comm'y Resource - prevailing party fees, dismissal, settlement
Matlacha v. Cape Coral - second-tier certiorari, standing, ordinance challenge
King v. King - equitable distribution

Third District Court of Appeal - Miami

Sea Vault v. Bermello, Ajamil - arbitration, sanctions
Pena v. Rodriguez - paternity
GEICO v. Perez - fees, costs, reversal following merits
Country Club v. Gracia - Applegate
Falsetto v. Liss - release, scope
Covenant Baptist v. Vasallo Constr - leaky roof, limitations
Alfonso v. Miami-Dade - mandamus, certiorari, trial court stay
Forte v. State - sentencing
Schwartz v. Banks - mandamus, certiorari, duty to rule

Fourth District Court of Appeal - West Palm Beach

Aragon v. State - lesser included instruction
State v. Hansen - false bomb threat
Venezia v. JP Morgan - foreclosure, attorney's fees
Taylor v. Price - petition for protection
RL v. DCF - termination of parental rights

Fifth District Court of Appeal - Daytona Beach

Amaro v. State - postconviction relief
SHP IV Island v. Boylan - compel arbitration, waiver
Beauchamp v. State - habeas corpus
White v. State - probation violation, written order

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