Florida Dispute Resolution Update: Arbitration or Litigation of a Fraud Dispute Stemming from a Real Property Purchase Transaction?

The Florida Supreme Court ruled that an action for fraud was within the scope of an arbitration provision in a contract for the purchase and sale of real property.  George Jackson, et al. v. The Shakespeare Foundation, Inc., et al., No. SC11-1196 (Fla. Jan. 31, 2013).  The underlying facts of the case are summarized as […]