Signing Without Reading – Not a Defense to Contract Enforcement in Florida

The general rule in Florida is clear – No party to a written contract in this State can defend against it's enforcement on the sole ground that he signed it without reading it. This rule was acknowledged and applied in Merrill, Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc. v. Benton, 467 So. 2d 311 (Fla. 5th […]