Florida Supreme Court Decision: Arbitration and the Statute of Limitations

Recently, the Florida Supreme Court concluded that the Legislature intended to subject arbitration proceedings to the statute of limitations. An arbitration proceeding is an “action” broadly defined in § 95.011 to encompass any “civil action or proceeding,” including arbitration proceedings. Raymond James Financial Services, Inc. v. Barbara J. Phillips, SC11-2513 (Fla. May 16, 2013). The […]