• Jurisdiction: court violated jurisdictional principle of priority when it ordered disbursement of sales proceeds that were already the subject of declaratory judgment action in another county -- JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. v Estate of Neu, No. 4D13-2058 (Fla. 4th DCA January 8, 2014) (reversed and remanded)
  • Sanctions: although competent, substantial evidence supported sanctions award against insured who brought bad faith action against insurer for denying coverage and refusing to finance appeal of determination that insured had created its own lack of access, order was technically deficient because it did not expressly contain finding of frivolity – Palm Beach Polo Holdings, Inc. v. Stewart Title Guar. Co., Nos. 4D11-4660 & 12-231  (Fla. 4th DCA Jan. 8, 2014) (reversing in par)
  • Summary Judgment: summary judgment in favor of lender reversed where based on evidence (copies of original note and mortgage) filed and served on the borrower less than twenty days before hearing, in violation of Rules 1.510(c) and (e), Fla. R. Civ. P. --Viola v U.S. Bank N.A., No. 4D11-2719 (Fla. 4th DCA January 8, 2014) (reversed and remanded)