Matthews v. Federal National Mortgage Association, ___ So. 3d ___, 40 Fla. L. Weekly D729 (Fla. 4th DCA March 25, 2015)
The trial court reversed final judgment of foreclosure based upon lack of standing. The note attached to the complaint was not payable to the plaintiff, and it did not contain any endorsements. Although the original note with a blank endorsement was introduced in evidence at trial, the endorsement was undated. A back dated assignment introduced in evidence at trial also was insufficient, and the plaintiff’s witness did not know how it obtained ownership of the note.
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