We regularly represent our clients in actions arising from fidelity losses. Our fidelity clients call on us to assist them in Financial Institution Bond, Commercial Crime, and Employee Dishonesty claims. We have handled claims involving tens of millions of dollars and some of the most complex and sophisticated fraud schemes imaginable. We also assist our fidelity clients in recovering assets that have been fraudulently misappropriated by dishonest employees. Our attorneys are members of the American Bar Association’s Fidelity & Surety Law Committee, the National Bond Claims Association, the Surety Claims Institute, and the Gulfcoast Fidelity & Surety Institute. They are recognized national speakers on virtually all fidelity topics.
Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeal Rules Pre-Suit Notice under Chapter 558, Florida Statutes, is an “Action” for Purposes of the Statute of ReposeOn September 12, 2018, Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeal rendered its opinion in Gindel v. Centex Homes, et al., which will impact construction defect litigation, and particularly the application of the ten-year statute of repose to construction defect cases. In Gindel, homeowners sought to recover damages from their homebuilder for alleged construction defects in their homes. The homeowners closed on and took possession of their homes in March 2004. In February 2014, they served on the builder pre-suit notices of defects pursuant to Chapter 558, Florida Statutes. Several months later, in May 2014, the homeowners filed suit against the builder. October 21, 2013
Five Mills Paskert Divers Attorneys Listed in the 2019 Best Lawyers in America
Five Mills Paskert Divers attorneys selected by their peers for inclusion in the 25th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America.October 21, 2013