Despite the apparent simplicity of the doctrine of equitable estoppel, the doctrine is not as predictable as a first glance would indicate. This article examines the case law construing the three elements of the doctrine as well as an exception to the doctrine. The author provides both confused property owners and local governments with an understanding of Florida case law.
Craig A. Jaslow,
Understanding the Doctrine of Equitable Estoppel in Florida,
38 U. Miami L. Rev.
Available at: http://repository.law.miami.edu/umlr/vol38/iss2/3