Orlando, Fla. – June 23, 2020 – John A. Boudet, shareholder in the GrayRobinson Orlando law firm office, was quoted in the CBS News 12 article “Judge Weighs Battle Over Unemployment System.” The article discusses a potential class-action lawsuit occurring from issues in Florida’s unemployment-compensation system. Deloitte attorney Boudet, along with the attorneys for the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, argued that the judge should dismiss the lawsuit, which was filed after a crush of coronavirus-caused unemployment claims overwhelmed the system this spring. “I don’t mean to minimize them in the least. But this lawsuit is not the right place to address those concerns,” said Boudet, disputing the legal arguments made by the plaintiffs, while acknowledging the frustrations of many people who sought benefits. Read the full article here.
“Judge Weighs Battle Over Florida's Unemployment System,” Tampa Bay Business Journal
“Sigue Presente la Demanda en Contra del Sistema de Desempleo en la Florida,” Azteca West Palm Beach