June 29, 2022 – Our Pay-to-Play Eviction Law’s Constitutionality Being Considered by Hillsborough County Judge

  Good Evening I hope this newsletter finds you doing well. Our constitutional challenge to Florida’s pay-to-play eviction law was heard Monday by a Hillsborough County judge and the judge has taken the matter under advisement. Florida Statute 83.60(2)...

June 24, 2022 – Our Eviction Law’s Constitutionality to Be Argued Monday Before Hillsborough County Judge

  Good Morning I hope this newsletter finds you doing well. You might remember that on April 10th, we announced that we had filed a constitutional challenge to Florida’s pay-to-play eviction law in Hillsborough County Court.  Argument is scheduled to be...

June 12, 2022 – Protect Yourself! Read Your Lease!

Good Afternoon! I hope this newsletter finds you doing well. This week, I will focus on a disturbing new trend of Florida landlords inserting clauses in residential leases authorizing the landlord to increase the rent before the lease has even expired. If you are...

April 10, 2022 – We Are Challenging Our Eviction Law’s Constitutionality

Good Morning!  I hope this newsletter finds you doing well. This morning, we filed a constitutional challenge to Florida’s pay-to-play eviction law in Hillsborough County Court.  Florida Statute 83.60(2) requires a tenant deposit all back rent (and ongoing rent)...

August 2, 2021 – The Importance of Being Served Personally

If You’ve Been Sued for Eviction or Foreclosure, You Should Be Served In Person (But Don’t Hide From The Process Server!) Good Evening:  I hope this newsletter finds you and your family doing well.   For this newsletter, I want to focus first on the...

August 1, 2021 – Evictions and Foreclosures Get The Green Light!

Good Evening:  I hope this newsletter finds you and your family doing well.  The federal foreclosure ban and the federal eviction ban lapsed at midnight. This means that, starting today, landlords can move forward with evictions and banks can move forward with...