HB 1179 -  Litigation Financing

by Gregory and Overdorf
Requires court's consideration of specified conflicts of interest; prohibits specified acts by litigation financiers; requires disclosures & discovery relating to litigation financing agreements; requires indemnification of specified fees, costs, & sanctions; voids certain litigation financing agreements; provides for enforcement of specified violations under Florida Deceptive & Unfair Trade Practices Act.
Effective Date: July 1, 2024
Last Event: Added to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee agenda on Thursday, February 1, 2024 4:16 PM

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Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Added to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee agenda Time: 02/01/2024 - 4:16 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Added to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee agenda Time: 01/25/2024 - 4:00 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Now in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 01/25/2024 - 2:52 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Civil Justice Subcommittee Time: 01/25/2024 - 2:52 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable by Civil Justice Subcommittee Time: 01/25/2024 - 2:44 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Added to Civil Justice Subcommittee agenda Time: 01/23/2024 - 4:04 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 01/09/2024 - 11:31 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Civil Justice Subcommittee Time: 01/09/2024 - 5:55 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 01/09/2024 - 5:55 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 01/09/2024 - 5:55 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee Time: 01/09/2024 - 5:55 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 01/03/2024 - 3:27 PM Member: Gregory Committee: Version: __