Florida Power & Light Kicks $20M Judgment In Quarry Feud

Law360, Miami (September 5, 2013, 5:52 PM EDT) -- A Florida appeals court on Wednesday reversed a judgment against Florida Power & Light Co. that awarded the owner of a rock quarry company $20 million in damages in a contract dispute over excavation in a lake adjacent to a Florida Power & Light power plant.

Florida's Fourth District Court of Appeal said the trial court shouldn't have granted Robert Elmore, the owner of Road Rock Inc., summary judgment because the parties disputed how to interpret a contract that allowed Elmore to remove rock, sand and...
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