Disney Atty's Args Don't Call For New Trial, Fla. Court Says

Law360 (April 13, 2018, 8:23 PM EDT) -- A Florida state appeals court on Friday overturned a trial judge’s decision to order a new trial in a suit against Walt Disney World over a slip-and-fall injury at Epcot, ruling that improper closing arguments made by Disney’s attorney at trial did not rise to the level of misconduct warranting a new trial.

Florida’s Fifth District Court of Appeal agreed that the comments made by Disney’s attorney during closing arguments were improper, but they did not rise to the high standard set by the Florida Supreme...
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