Florida Hematology & Oncology v. Tummala

927 So. 2d 135 (Fla. 5th DCA 2006) The Tummala case involves an interesting question of law arising under Florida’s restrictive covenant (sometimes referred to as “non-compete”) statute, concerning whether patients that physicians referred to a doctor who has left a practice can constitute a legitimate business interest of the former practice. The trial court…