Summary Judgment Affirmed in Favor of Landlord in Dispute with Tenant

A trial court granted summary judgment in favor of Spurrier Investments, Inc. (“Landlord”) on LK Group Holding Company’s (“Tenant”) counterclaim for wrongful eviction. Tenant based the counterclaim on the fact that a default judgment of eviction previously obtained by Landlord had been reversed on appeal. The reversal was due to the trial court’s failure to allow Tenant to pay into the court registry an amount determined by the court for the disputed amount of rents pursuant to Florida Statute § 83.232(1).

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