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Kurt Eugene Lee

Kurt Lee’s Legal Cases

8 total

  • Matsumoto v. American Burial and Cremation Services, Inc.

    Practice Area:
    Lawsuits & Disputes
    Date:
    Dec 20, 2006
    Outcome:
    Directed verdict upheld on appeal
    Description:
    Cynthia Matsumoto, the decedent's estranged daughter, sued Lenard Chavis, the decedent's brother and alleged that Mr. Chavis had intentionally caused her emotional distress by authorizing the cremation of her father's remains, scattering her father's ashes on her grandmother's grave, and failing to notify her of her father's death until after he had been cremated. The directed verdict obtained at the end of plaintiff's case was successfully defended on appeal. Matsumoto v. American Burial and Cremation Services, Inc., 32 Fla. L. Weekly D26 (Fla. 2d DCA Dec. 20, 2006).
  • Maidenberg and Associates, Inc. v. Hignight

    Practice Area:
    Lawsuits & Disputes
    Date:
    Oct 08, 2004
    Outcome:
    Dismissal upheld on appeal
    Description:
    Maidenberg and Associates, Inc., sued Randy Hignight alleging a violation of restrictive covenants in an employment agreement. Mr. Hignight was able to establish that Maidenberg and Associates, Inc., destroyed evidence during the proceedings and his motion to dismiss the action with prejudice was granted. The trial court's decision was upheld on appeal. Maidenberg and Associates, Inc. v. Hignight, 2D03-5364 (Fla. 2d DCA Oct. 8, 2004).
  • In re AMENDMENT TO THE RULES REGULATING THE FLORIDA BAR-RULE 4-1.5(F)(4)(B) OF THE RULES OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT

    Practice Area:
    Lawsuits & Disputes
    Outcome:
    Rule Change Adopted
    Description:
    This action involved Art. I, § 26, Fla. Const., and whether the limitations set forth in the Amendment might be waived.
  • Cooper v. Fine

    Practice Area:
    Lawsuits & Disputes
    Outcome:
    Affirmed/reversed
    Description:
    The court reversed the order requiring appellant to arbitrate with Andrew Fine, but affirmed the order requiring arbitration with JAR, LLC.
  • Ransburg v. Ransburg

    Practice Area:
    Lawsuits & Disputes
    Outcome:
    Dismissed
    Description:
    Petition for review of motion denying right to jury in will contest
  • Smith v. Trailer Estates Park & Recreation District

    Practice Area:
    State, Local And Municipal Law
    Date:
    Oct 04, 2010
    Outcome:
    Judgment For Trailer Estates Park & Recreation District
    Description:
    Represented defendant Trailer Estates Park & Recreation District at trial. Plaintiffs contended that Trailer Estates violated Florida's Sunshine Law and Public Records Law.
  • Florida Rules of Judicial Administration Committee on E-mail Service

    Practice Area:
    Litigation
    Date:
    Oct 29, 2010
    Outcome:
    Rules Adopted
    Description:
    Proposed rule change mandating only e-mail service of pleadings and papers - Comment filed link (http://www.floridasupremecourt.org/clerk/comments/2010/10-2101_010611_Comments%20%28Lee%29.pdf)
  • United Electric v. Stabil Concrete Pavers, LLC

    Practice Area:
    Litigation
    Date:
    Apr 22, 2011
    Outcome:
    Judgment for Stabil Concrete Pavers, LLC
    Description:
    Claim of Lien foreclosure action in which my client, Stabil Concrete Pavers, LLC, asserted a cross claim against the property owners for its own, unpaid invoices.