In an appeal filled with interesting real-estate issues, Brannock Humphries & Berman successfully persuaded the Second District Court of Appeal to overturn two summary judgments entered for the developer of a retail, residential, and marina project in Lee County.
For the second time in two years, the Second District Court of Appeal sided with Brannock Humphries & Berman in a case involving the scope of Florida’s Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA).
Less than one month after an oral argument in Daytona Beach, Florida’s Fifth District Court of Appeal adopted Brannock Humphries & Berman’s interpretation of the Graves Amendment, a federal statute that deals with vicarious liability for accidents caused by loaner vehicles.
On the heels of a big personal jurisdiction win against LG Chem obtained in September, Brannock Humphries & Berman has secured two more favorable rulings from the Georgia Court of Appeals.
The Second District Court of Appeal has rejected a petition filed by Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center, handing a win to Brannock Humphries & Berman’s clients in a tragic medical malpractice case.
After a rechargeable battery made by South Korean company LG Chem exploded in a Georgia resident’s pocket, causing catastrophic injuries, the company challenged the jurisdiction of the Georgia courts to adjudicate the resident’s personal-injury lawsuit.
In a case with national implications, Brannock Humphries & Berman convinced the highest court in Massachusetts to uphold a $21 million jury verdict in favor of the widow of a man who died at age 59 from his addiction to Philip Morris cigarettes.
After Brannock Humphries & Berman successfully persuaded the First District Court of Appeal to take the extraordinary step of reversing a murder conviction based on insufficient evidence, the Florida Supreme Court denied the State of Florida’s effort to undo the First District’s decision.
Brannock Humphries & Berman successfully persuaded the Second District Court of Appeal to uphold, without comment, an order certifying a class action against a Tampa-based clinic that claims to be able to treat chronic, incurable lung diseases such as COPD using stem cells.