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Category Archives: Civil Litigation

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Contingent Payment Clauses In Florida Construction Contracts

By Moran, Sanchy & Associates |

The state of Florida has been a hub for construction for years. This has been particularly true in recent years during the real estate market boom. In the past few years, the housing and property market has skyrocketed. As is so often said, land is a good investment – they are not making any… Read More »

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Kanye West Lawsuit Highlights Contract Breach In Rental Contracts

By Moran, Sanchy & Associates |

Kanye (Ye) West was recently sued by a Florida business for breach of contract after he “refused to pay (Plaintiff) for the reservation, customization, and use of its rental space as a recording studio.” The space in question is a “shoppable showroom” with curated art collections and other design and furniture pieces. The diverse… Read More »

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What Is The Difference Between A Void And Voidable Judgment In Civil Litigation?

By Moran, Sanchy & Associates |

There are two related but often misunderstood concepts in Florida civil litigation: void and voidable judgments. A void judgment refers to a civil judgment that is inherently defective. Once a judgment is found void, it is as if it never existed at all. A voidable judgment, in contrast, is one that is somehow procedurally… Read More »

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Using Arbitration Agreements To Resolve Civil Disputes In Florida

By Moran, Sanchy & Associates |

The prospect of contract litigation is often daunting for Florida business owners. One way to help insure against the risk of potentially lengthy litigation is to include binding arbitration clauses in business contracts. Federal law provides strong protections for such arbitration agreements, which can help provide for a quicker, less costly resolution should a… Read More »

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What Happens After An Arbitrator Decides A Civil Dispute?

By Moran, Sanchy & Associates |

Many businesses prefer arbitration to litigation for resolving potential disputes with customers. To that end, many business contracts that customers are asked to sign include binding arbitration clauses. This means that instead of suing the company for breach of contract, the customer must submit to arbitration. The arbitrator’s final decision–known as an award–is binding… Read More »