Florida Panel Conditionally Grants Appellate Attorney Fees In Sinkhole Dispute

(August 18, 2016, 11:40 AM EDT) -- LAKELAND, Fla. — The Second District Florida Court of Appeal on Aug. 17 vacated a June 10 order that denied insureds’ amended motion for appellate attorney fees in a sinkhole coverage dispute and entered an order that grants their motion for appellate attorney fees conditioned upon their prevailing in the lower court (Wayne Allen v. State Farm Florida Insurance Co., No. 2D15-3114, Fla. App., 2nd Dist.; 2016 Fla. App. LEXIS 12381).

(Order available. Document #51-160908-001R.)

In September 2011, Wayne and Susan Allen filed a claim for...
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