Okeechobee Aerie 4137, Fraternal Order of Eagles, Inc. v. Wilde

In a negligence case involving death of a motorcyclist against an establishment that served alcohol to the motorist who caused the accident, the trial court abused its discretion by admitting evidence of the establishment’s charitable work and instructing the jury on the Responsible Vendor Act, sections 561.701-06, Florida Statutes because that statute does not create a cause of action and does not impose a legal duties or obligations.  Okeechobee Aerie 4137, Fraternal Order of Eagles, Inc. v. Wilde, 41 Fla. L. Weekly D1783 41 Fla. L. Weekly D1783 (Fla. 4th DCA Aug. 3, 2016).