Florida Appeals Court Orders Recalculation of Prejudgment Interest in $70M Breach of Contract Case By Stok Kon + Braverman, P.A. A case of bad carpet resin, and the demise of a 40-year-old carpet brand as a result, produced a $70 million verdict in favor of the carpet manufacturer recently. When hearing a breach of contract case, courts will consider to what extent one party missed out on the benefits that were expected, the extent to which that party can be compensated, what type of breach occurred and whether there was a legal reason for the breach. Contract and Business Cases at [email protected]
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416.23 Anticipatory Breach Amends the instruction to clarify how to establish anticipatory breach.