Tag Archives: Florida Rules of Appellate Procedure


Law Offices of Robin Bresky Obtains Dismissal of Appeal for Lack of Prosecution

By Robin Bresky |

March 23, 2018 The Law Offices of Robin Bresky recently assisted an appellee client in successfully obtaining dismissal of an appeal of a postjudgment trial court order. Our client, who was the plaintiff in the trial court action, obtained a judgment in the trial court awarding our client appellate attorney’s fees incurred in a… Read More »

A Motion for New Trial in a Small Claims Action Must Be Filed Within Ten Days and Such a Motion Tolls the Rendition of the Order of the Trial Court Until Disposition of the Motion.

By Robin Bresky |

Arafat v. U-Haul Center Margate, 4D10-1179 June 22, 2011 The Fourth District addressed a writ of certiorari challenging a circuit court’s dismissal of an appeal as untimely. Arafat filed a complaint in small claims county court for $5,000 based on a statement of claim for items that were removed from her storage unit. The… Read More »