Giltex Corp. v. Diehl, 544 So. 2d 302 (Fla. 1st DCA 1989)

Forrest Kim Clinard

Practice Area:Lawsuits / Disputes

Outcome:In a case still cited by others today the First District Court of Appeals reversed the trial court in favor of Mr. Clinard's client and remanded the case back to the trial court for further proceedings, which ultimately were successful for the client.

Description:Mr. Clinard represented a corporate client on the issue of attorneys' fees and was successful on appeal with this case. The ruling was reviewed and upheld by the Florida Supreme Court in Katz v. Van Der Noord, 546 So. 2d 1047 (Fla. 1989) and is still cited in cases today pertaining to this issue.