While honest disputes happen regarding titles of homes, it is also be possible for someone to disparage a title and make false claims in order to tie a property up in litigation. If this happens, it can prevent a person from selling a property or using it as they see fit. If it can be proven that a person maliciously used the courts in order to prevent a person from using the property they owned as they liked, a South Florida slander of title lawyer can sue for slander of title.
A group of torts recognized collectively as “injurious falsehoods” are often interchangeably called slander of title, disparagement of property, or trade libel. Slander of title is generally defined as the wrongful, intentional and malicious disparagement of vendibility of title to real property. This may involve, for example, the wrongful placement of a lis pendens upon real property.
Because this is a tort, a person can sue for damages based on slander of title. These damages can include a wide range of monetary damages. A Fort Lauderdale slander of title attorney can look over your particular set of circumstances and identify areas in which this slander of title cost you money. Through our experience, we know what type of damages you can recover and what exactly you lost in having to defend against these frivolous claims. This can help make you whole after a lawsuit which had no merit whatsoever.
If a party slanders title to your property, it may adversely affect your ability to use and dispose of your real property as you desire. The Fort Lauderdale slander of title attorneys at Schecter Law are well equipped in slander of title issues and are fully prepared to advise you in finding creative and cost-effective solutions to your slander of title issues.
We utilize the team approach because we believe that collaboration enhances the quality of service to our clients, and adds value to our representation. Our attorneys bring insightful legal analysis and hard work in every aspect of your case. We dedicate detailed and in-depth attention and analysis to all of our cases at a level that surpasses the big firms, but with legal fees that do not. This allows you to save money while sacrificing nothing in terms of expertise or quality of representation. We take great pride in our client satisfaction and in fostering a level of trust through open communication.
We are committed to our clients as we are to their cases – Your phone calls are returned promptly; the lawyer assigned to your file is directly accountable to you; and, you will always be able to contact the partner in charge directly, without any buffers. If you are currently involved in a slander of title action, contact the South Florida real estate attorneys at Schecter Law. We strive to produce satisfied clients and we would be happy to assist in any slander of title actions you may have.