Relief from Judgment under Florida Rule of Civil Procedure 1.540

Florida Rule of Civil Procedure 1.500(b) provides that “[w]hen a party against whom affirmative relief is sought has failed to plead or otherwise defend as provided by these rules or any applicable statute or any order of court, the court may enter a default against such party.” In Yale Mortgage Corporation v. Blot, 3D12-1894 (Fla. […]