Second District Court of Appeal – “No appeal” due to “Automatic Stay”

The Second DCA rules that, as a result of the automatic stay, a debtor in bankruptcy may not file an appeal.

In the recent decision of Hewett v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., — So. 3d —-, 2016 WL 3065014 (Fla. 2d DCA 2016), the Second District Court of Appeal ruled that a debtor in bankruptcy, as the result of the automatic stay, may not file an appeal.

The full opinion can be found here: http://www.2dca.org/opinions/Opinion_Pages/Opinion_Pages_2016/June/June%2001,%202016/2D15-1074.pdf.