In A.K. v. Orlando Health, Inc., 186 So. 3d 626 (Fla. 5th DCA 2016), the Fifth District Court of Appeal found that an arbitration agreement violates the public policy where it fails to adopt the statutory provisions required by Florida’s Medical Malpractice Act, chapter 766, Florida Statutes (2012). The Court certified conflict with Santiago v. Baker, 135 So.3d 569 (Fla. 2d DCA 2014).
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