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Florida state COVID-19 update provided by Gilbert Garcia Group, PA

Posted: 07/01/20

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis extended the moratorium on foreclosures and evictions to August 1, 2020, per this order.  https://www.flgov.com/wp-content/uploads/orders/2020/EO_20-159.pdf.  The Florida Supreme Court’s order entered  on March 11, 2020, which limits court operations, remains in effect.  Florida Supreme Court Justice Charles T. Canady set up a task force to provide guidance for reopening of Florida courts.  https://www.floridasupremecourt.org/content/download/637719/7250529/AOSC20-51.pdf

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Florida state COVID-19 update provided by Gilbert Garcia Group, PA

Posted: 06/23/20

Florida Supreme Court Justice Charles T. Canady announced on June 16th (see link below) the transition of the Florida court system to Phase 2, limited in-person contact for certain authorized purposes, with the use of protective measures.  On April 20, 2020, the Chief Justice established a Workgroup on the Continuity of Court Operations and Proceedings During and After COVID-19 to develop findings and recommendations on the continuation of all court operations and proceedings statewide.    The Workgroup will continue to review and make recommendations about Phase 3, with more in-person contact, and finally, Phase 4, when COVID-19 no longer presents a significant risk.

AOSC20-32 Amendment 1 Public Safety Precautions for Phase 2 – 06162020 Including COVID 19 Workgroup Court Ops Subgroup Benchmarks to Transition to Limited in Person Hearings

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Florida state COVID-19 update provided by Gilbert Garcia Group, PA

Posted: 06/03/20

In breaking news, Florida Governor Ron Desantis signed an order on June 1, 2020 extending foreclosure and eviction relief in Florida to July 1, 2020. As always, we will continue to handle cases in compliance with this order, and will inform you about impact on your cases.

For the order, please see the following link  https://www.flgov.com/wp-content/uploads/orders/2020/EO_20-137.pdf.

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Florida state COVID-19 update provided by Gilbert Garcia Group, PA

Posted: 06/02/20

In breaking news, Florida Governor Ron Desantis signed an order on June 1, 2020 extending foreclosure and eviction relief in Florida to July 1, 2020. As always, we will continue to handle cases in compliance with this order, and will inform you about impact on your cases.
 
Broward County, Florida (Ft. Lauderdale) Chief Judge issued an order effective June 2, 2020 that states:
 
        “All plaintiffs in residential foreclosure cases shall file a verified statement of compliance with the CARES Act in the same format as provided in Attachment A: declaring under penalty of perjury whether or not the property subject of the foreclosure proceeding has a federally backed mortgage loan that is insured by the Federal Housing Administration.”
 
No judgment can be entered or sale set or rescheduled unless this verified statement, which can be signed by the plaintiff or plaintiff’s attorney, is filed. 
 
For the order and the format click here.  
 
This form has been incorporated into our case management system and will be used immediately.

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