Real Estate Litigation in Florida and a Lis Pendens
A Lis Pendens is a document that is filed with the public records, notifying people that a particular piece of real estate is subject to litigation. Why is that important? Well, because it can intimidate or prevent a sale, but it can also give notice to potential buyers about the pending litigation, that somebody has a claim to that particular piece of real estate.
So, if you’re involved in a Florida litigation, the issue of Lis Pendens is going to come up.
To read more about Lis Pendens consider a March 6th, 2019 case from Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeal. It’s called Delta Aggregate, LLC v. Hermes Hialeah Warehouse, LLC. It discusses a Lis Pendens in Florida lawsuits involving real estate.