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June 5, 2013

  • 156 Estoppel
  • 156III Equitable Estoppel
  • 156III(A) Nature and Essentials in General
  • 156k62 Estoppel Against Public, Government, or Public Officers
  • 156k62.1 k. In General.

156 EstoppelA necessary precondition for equitable estoppel against the government is a governmental act or omission that invites a citizen onto a welcome mat.
City of Jacksonville v. Coffield, 18 So.3d 589 (Fla.App. 1 Dist. 2009)
Suggested by Brian J. Hooper, Attorney; Emmanuel, Sheppard & Condon, Pensacola, FL