Stopa Law Blog

October 6, 2016

A Fun Oral Argument in 2DCA

Here’s a video of an Oral Argument I did on 9-19-2016. I got a case dismissed based on paragraph 22 and 559.715, the Bank appealed, and, shortly […]
May 11, 2016

Oral Argument: Summary Judgment Requirements

I’ve never seen an Oral Argument where the panel informed the parties that they were going to reverse the order on review. This one – a […]
April 9, 2016

Face to Face Counseling: The Victory is Coming

About 10% of the cases I have involve an FHA mortgage.  I like these cases, because I believe the express terms of these mortgages require the […]
March 5, 2016

Jurisdictional Brief on 559.715 in Florida Supreme Court

As I recently explained, the Second District issued a published decision certifying the question of whether Fla. Stat. 559.715 is a condition precedent in a mortgage foreclosure case […]
March 3, 2016

Judge as Impartial Arbiter

This case was over.  Deutsche failed to meet its burden of proof, and an involuntary dismissal was required.  The presiding judge knew it and admitted as […]