In Pari Delicto Defense Fails for Unlicensed Contractor

In Earth Trades, Inc. v. T&G Corp., No. SC10-1892 (Fla. 2013), the Supreme Court of Florida reviewed the Fifth District Court of Appeal’s holding that Florida Statute §489.128, which governs construction contracting, precluded an unlicensed contractor from employing the defense of in pari delicto. In pari delicto is a defense that bars a plaintiff from […]