201802.16
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Newman v. Hirst

236 So. 3d 506 (Fla. 5th DCA 2018). Attorney Chris Carlyle succeeded in having the court issue a petition for writ of certiorari challenging a discovery order which required the plaintiff to answer Boecher interrogatories. http://www.5dca.org/Opinions/Opin2018/021218/5D17-2482.op.pdf

201712.15
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Lentini v. American Southern Home Insurance Company

233 So. 3d 1258 (Fla. 5th DCA 2017). Attorney John Bogdanoff prevailed for the plaintiff in reversing a summary judgment which found that the insurer was not obligated to provide coverage under a collector vehicle policy. The Fifth District Court of Appeal certified conflict with Martin v. St. Paul Fire & Marine Insurance Company, 670…

201711.09
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Brady v. Brady

229 So. 3d 892 (Fla. 5th DCA 2017). The firm successfully appealed a final judgment of divorce on behalf of the former wife. Specifically, the court reversed the trial court’s award of alimony, the requirement that she maintain an insurance policy, and that she pay a portion of the former husband’s attorney’s fee. http://www.5dca.org/Opinions/Opin2017/110617/5D17-1370.op.pdf

201711.06
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Dowling v. Dowling

235 So. 3d 970 (Fla. 1st DCA 2017). The Firm prevailed in having the alimony award to the former wife reversed and remanded for recalculation. https://edca.1dca.org/DCADocs/2016/2264/162264_1286_11062017_08543495_i.pdf

201704.05
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Abu-Khadier v. City of Ft. Myers

214 So. 3d 789 (Fla. 2d DCA 2017). The Firm persuaded the court to reverse a summary judgment denying a property owner compensation for closure of a grocery store. http://www.2dca.org/opinions/Opinion_Pages/Opinion_Pages_2017/April/April%2005,%202017/2D16-755.pdf

201703.31
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Attorney Chris Carlyle Speaks at Environmental Law Institute In Washington, D.C.

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Attorney Chris Carlyle spoke at the Environmental Law Institute’s (ELI) Environmental Law and Policy Annual Review held in Washington, D.C. on March, 31, 2017. Each year, ELI and Vanderbilt University Law School select several articles which present innovative environmental policy proposals to be discussed at the annual review. They then select several professors, practitioners or policymakers…

201702.24
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Boardwalk at Daytona Development, LLC v. Paspalakis

212 So. 3d 1063 (Fla. 5th DCA 2017). After the Fifth District issued its opinion in this matter in which the Firm’s client prevailed, the Appellee (Paspalakis) moved for rehearing. The Court then denied the motion with a written opinion, calling the motion “inappropriate and meritless.” http://www.5dca.org/Opinions/Opin2017/022017/5D15-1944.reh.op.pdf

201702.01
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Attorney Chris Carlyle to Serve as Liaison to Florida’s Constitutional Revision Commission

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Attorney Chris Carlyle has been selected to serve as the Florida Bar Appellate Practice Section’s liaison to the Constitutional Revision Commission. Once every twenty years the Florida Constitution provides for the creation of a thirty-seven member commission to review the Florida Constitution and propose changes for voter consideration. The Commission will meet throughout 2017.

201611.18
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Boardwalk at Daytona Development, LLC v. Paspalakis

220 So. 3d 457 (Fla. 5th DCA 2017). In this significant property rights case, the Firm successfully reversed a decision of the trial court which granted specific performance to the Appellee, and ordered that a significant piece of commercial beach-front property be transferred by the Appellant. The case was the subject of extensive news coverage through the…