Archive for May, 2014:

Foreclosure Statute of Limitations

The Florida 5th District Court of Appeals recently clarified an issue regarding foreclosure statute of limitations in U.S. Bank v. Bartram, 2014 WL 1632138. In that case the Bank filed a foreclosure action in 2006. Then, the case was dismissed in 2011. The Obligors argued that when the Bank filed that foreclosure action it accelerated […]


Business Records Exception

Generally speaking, Florida omits hearsay evidence unless it falls under one of the acceptable exceptions.  One of those exceptions is the business record.  Here, the business record must pass a 4 prong test, namely: It was made at or near the time of the event recorded, By, or from information transmitted by, a person with […]