Fla. Firm Wants Order Quashed In Facebook Friends DQ Row

Law360, Miami (December 13, 2017, 11:18 PM EST) -- A law firm petitioning the Florida Supreme Court to disqualify a trial judge over her Facebook friendship with a potential opposing counsel filed an emergency motion late Wednesday asking the justices to quash an appeals panel's order quashing two discovery orders, saying it violated the high court's stay.

The case, in which the North Miami-based Herssein Law Group is seeking $20 million in damages against United Services Automobile Association after the insurer terminated its legal services contract to defend the company and its insureds, climbed in...
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