Gibson v. Progress Bank of Florida

54 So. 3d 1058 (Fla. 2d DCA 2011) This appellate proceeding was launched after a commercial lender attempted to discover the personal financial information of family members of the party who guaranteed the loan. The trial court had denied the family members’ motion for protective order and Shannon McLin was retained on an emergency basis…


Ruddy v. Carelli

54 So. 3d 1055 (Fla. 5th DCA 2011) Following an automobile accident, an insured brought suit against his insurance company under his uninsured motorist policy. The insurance company denied coverage, asserting that he was required to join the tortfeasor and because he had not timely done so, he was not entitled to coverage. The trial…