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Nominal Proposals For Settlement Are Enforceable If Good Faith Basis Exists For Concluding That Exposure Is Minimal

In Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida v. Lewis Tein, P.L. (Fla. 3d DCA August 14, 2019), a nominal proposal for settlement was upheld because the party making the proposal had a good-faith basis for concluding that its exposure was minimal. The underlying case involved a convoluted saga between the Miccosukee Tribe and its former […]

Florida Litigation Appellate Opinions: Landmark Supreme Court Ruling on the Collateral Source Rule (Week of October 12-16)

Every week, Scott J. Edwards, P.A. brings you this summary of selected opinions issued by Florida’s appellate courts in the previous week, with a focus on opinions discussing┬ácivil procedure, appellate procedure, trial practice, evidence, commercial litigation, insurance litigation, and personal injury litigation. ┬áThis article covers the week of October 12-16, 2015. Click here to learn […]