CONSUMER LAW: FLORIDA DECEPTIVE AND UNFAIR TRADE PRACTICES ACT (FDUTPA): INJUNCTIONS: PROHIBITORY INJUNCTIONS PROSCRIBE SPECIFIC CONDUCT: MANDATORY INJUNCTIONS REQUIRE AFFIRMATIVE ACTION: MANDATORY INJUNCTIONS ARE DISFAVORED: ORDERS: TRIAL COURT ERRED BY ADOPTING PLAINTIFF’S PROPOSED ORDER AND SIGNING IT BEFORE DEFENDANT WAS GIVEN TIME TO REQUEST A HEARING OR FILE A WRITTEN RESPONSE: TRIAL COURT ERRED BY GRANTING RELIEF THAT WAS NOT PLED

Bull Motors, LLC v. Brown, ___ So. 3d ___, 39 Fla. L. Weekly D2317 (Fla. 3d DCA November 5, 2014)

When the plaintiff signed the papers to buy a car from the defendant, a motor vehicle dealer, she accepted the defendant’s offer to furnish credit life and disability insurance.  When the insurer refused to issue the coverage to the plaintiff, … Click To Read Full Case Law Review...