Monthly Archives: October 2012

No Time but the Present: Law Offices of Robin Bresky Wins Motion for Rehearing of Order Holding Former Husband in Contempt for Failure to Pay Attorney’s Fees Based upon Future Ability to Pay

By Robin Bresky |

The Law Offices of Robin Bresky recently won a motion for rehearing of an order of contempt that held our client in contempt for failure to pay an award of temporary attorney’s fees. We are in the process of appealing the underlying order requiring our client to pay fees to opposing counsel. The parties… Read More »

Law Offices of Robin Bresky Defeats Motion for Relinquishment of Jurisdiction

By Robin Bresky |

Law Offices of Robin Bresky Defeats Motion for Relinquishment of Jurisdiction In an appeal by a Former Husband who took his Former Wife’s jewelry and artwork, the Former Husband moved the Fourth District Court of Appeal to relinquish jurisdiction to the trial court. He argued that the trial judge should have an opportunity to… Read More »

There and Back Again: Recovering Appellate Attorney’s Fees After a Successful Appeal

By Robin Bresky |

The Law Offices of Robin Bresky recently obtained entitlement to appellate attorney’s fees in several appeals in which it prevailed. Additionally, Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.400(a) provides that a prevailing party on appeal is entitled to recover its costs for litigating an appeal unless the appellate court orders otherwise. The recovery of appellate… Read More »