Road Rock, Inc. v. Florida Power & Light

Decision Awarding $20 million to Robert Elmore for FP&L's breach of a 1984 mining agreement


Judge Rosenberg, a judge in the Complex Litigation Unit of the 17th Circuit Court in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, has just rendered judgment in favor of Robert Elmore, owner of Road Rock, Inc., against the Florida Power & Light Company (FP&L) for breach of contract. The court awarded $20,463,910 to Elmore for FP&L’s refusal to allow Elmore to remove rock and sand that he owned from a 50-acre lake adjacent to the FP&L power plant in Ft. Lauderdale.

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Published In: Environmental Updates

Reference Info:Decision | State, 11th Circuit, Florida | United States

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