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Florida's Fourth District Court of Appeal says 'no evidence' that man stalked his ex

Charmaine Little Jun. 22, 2017, 7:42pm

A Florida appeals court recently reversed a lower court's decision to grant a woman a protective order from a man she had accused of stalking.

Wells Fargo Bank wins appeal in foreclosure case

Charmaine Little Jun. 21, 2017, 12:35pm

Florida's Fourth District Court of Appeal recently ruled against a Florida homeowner in a foreclosure case.

Appeals court rules in favor of J.P. Morgan Securities in $25 million investment case

Charmaine Little Jun. 21, 2017, 12:26pm

A $25 million investment that went awry for a Florida company recently ended with an appeal before Florida's Fifth District Court of Appeal.

Florida's Fifth District Court of Appeal reverses decision in favor of Deutsche Bank National Trust Company

Charmaine Little Jun. 21, 2017, 12:25pm

Florida's Fifth District Court of Appeal recently reversed a lower court's decision to rule against a lender in Volusia County in a foreclosure appeal.

Widower 'extremely disappointed' with Florida's Fourth District Court of Appeal ruling

Charmaine Little Jun. 20, 2017, 6:13pm

A Florida widower is displeased with the decision of Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeals in a negligence lawsuit concerning his late wife.

Florida man unable to back up liability claims after Hertz rental car collision

Charmaine Little Jun. 19, 2017, 10:42pm

A Florida appeals court recently upheld a lower court’s decision to find Hertz and a lessee of a rental car not liable in a traffic accident.

Florida couple wins foreclosure appeal against Situs Investments

Charmaine Little Jun. 16, 2017, 10:00pm

A Florida appeals court recently ruled in favor of a Florida couple after a trial court awarded their creditor $118,000, including $89,000 in unpaid principal, in a foreclosure case.

Florida's Fourth District Court of Appeal partially grants woman's petition to avoid mental health evaluation

Charmaine Little Jun. 16, 2017, 9:59pm

A Florida appeals court partially granted a Florida woman’s petition to prevent her from undergoing a four-hour mental health examination and present records of events that occurred while she was at work.

Knauf Plasterboard avoids second punitive damage ruling

Charmaine Little Jun. 16, 2017, 9:26pm

A Florida appeals court recently ruled that a trial court misread a statute when it ruled against a Chinese drywall manufacture in a punitive damages dispute.

Woman's release statement isn't enough for Treasure Coast Neurosurgery to avoid negligence lawsuit

Charmaine Little Jun. 16, 2017, 8:42pm

A Florida appeals court recently ruled that a release statement did not exempt a doctor from a medical malpractice claim.

4th District upholds court's decision in former Sunco Title & Escrow worker's appeal

Charmaine Little Jun. 16, 2017, 4:03pm

WEST PALM BEACH – A woman has failed to prove her appeal against her former employer in an agreement breach complaint, according an opinion in the state's 4th District Court of Appeals.

Appeals court sides with Wells Fargo in dispute over evidence of mortgage payments

Charmaine Little Jun. 15, 2017, 7:50pm

A Florida appeals court recently ruled that Wells Fargo Bank can provide a borrower’s loan payment history and used a screenshot of payment history as evidence of defaulting on a mortgage.

Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeal overturns injunction against woman whose husband allegedly had affair

Charmaine Little Jun. 15, 2017, 7:50pm

A Florida appeals court recently threw out a woman’s claims of repeated violence and stalking against her lover’s wife.

Appeals court allows Symcon Development Group Corporation to intervene in property dispute

Charmaine Little Jun. 15, 2017, 7:50pm

A Florida appeals court recently reversed a lower court’s decision to bar a company from joining a property dispute.

Property appraisal case between Palm Beach County homeowners, appraiser continues

Charmaine Little Jun. 15, 2017, 3:02pm

PALM BEACH COUNTY — A case between homeowners and an appraiser over a home's value continues an appeals court gave its opinion May 31.

Florida foreclosure case on hold until bank can prove interest, escrow amounts

Charmaine Little Jun. 14, 2017, 2:29pm

PALM BEACH COUNTY — A foreclosure filed by Citimortgage Inc. on a Florida couple's property has been sent back to a lower court by the 4th District Court of Appeal, according to the May 31 opinion.

Florida doctor loses lawsuit seeking reappointment

Charmaine Little Jun. 13, 2017, 3:30pm

ST. LUCIE COUNTY — A Florida doctor’s request for reappointment in a local hospital was dismissed by the 4th District Court of Appeal.

Appeals court rules in case between MDVIP, widower

Charmaine Little Jun. 12, 2017, 3:18pm

PALM BEACH COUNTY — The 4th District Court of Appeal has reversed and remanded proceedings in a case involving a widower and a doctors' network organization, according to a May 31 opinion.

Florida subcontractor loses case against FAC, goes into default

Charmaine Little Jun. 9, 2017, 1:43pm

PALM BEACH COUNTY — A subcontracted worker in Florida lost his appeal in a default that was entered against him, according to an opinion by the 4th District Court of Appeal.

Appeals court: Physician should have exhausted all options in Lawnwood Medical Center reappointment

Charmaine Little Jun. 9, 2017, 1:17pm

ST. LUCIE COUNTY — A physician in Florida has fought a hospital’s decision not to reappoint him based on the fourth district court of appeals May 31 opinion.