APPEALS: TIMELINESS: CLERK’S TIME STAMP PROVIDES REBUTTABLE EVIDENCE OF FILING DATE

Strax Rejuvenation and Aesthestics Institute, Inc. v. Shield, ___ So. 3d ___, 35 Fla. L. Weekly S523 (Fla. 9/30/10)

Resolving a conflict between the Third and Fourth District Courts of Appeal, the Florida Supreme Court held that the clerk’s time stamp on a notice of appeal provides rebuttable evidence of the date of filing.  In this case, the clerk’s … Click To Read Full Case Law Review...