Trump Golf Club Loses $5.7M Dispute With Fla. Members

Law360, Miami (February 1, 2017, 5:10 PM EST) -- A Florida federal judge on Wednesday ordered a Donald Trump-owned golf club to refund $5.7 million  to a class of members of the club's former incarnation, ruling that changes to club memberships triggered the refund provisions in their agreements.

U.S. District Judge Kenneth Marra ruled that changes to Jupiter Golf Club LLC memberships after Trump bought the club in December 2012 should have triggered the refund provisions in their agreements and ordered the club to refund $4.8 million in fees plus about $925,000 in interest.

The class members were on a resignation waiting list when the golf club canceled their memberships...

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