Petrandis
v.
Three Crowns

District Court of Appeal of Florida, Third DistrictOct 9, 1996
680 So. 2d 1089 (Fla. Dist. Ct. App. 1996)

No. 96-317.

October 9, 1996.

An Appeal from the Circuit Court for Monroe County, Steven P. Shea, Judge.

Stewart G. Greenberg; Grossman and Roth and Claudia B. Greenberg, Miami, for appellant.

Clarke, Silverglate, Williams Montgomery and Eric L. Lundt, Miami, for appellees.

Before NESBITT, COPE and SHEVIN, JJ.


Affirmed. See Cantor v. Cochran, 184 So.2d 173 (Fla. 1966); Miami Herald Publishing Co. v. Kendall, 88 So.2d 276 (Fla. 1956), explained, Keith v. News Sun Sentinel Co., 667 So.2d 167 (Fla. 1995). See also T T Communications, Inc. v. State of Florida, Dep't of Labor Employment Sec., 460 So.2d 996 (Fla. 2d DCA 1984); United States Tel. Co. v. State of Florida, Dep't of Labor Employment Sec., 410 So.2d 1002 (Fla. 3d DCA 1982). See generally Kane Furniture Corp. v. Miranda, 506 So.2d 1061, 1064 (Fla. 2d DCA) ("If a person is subject to the control or direction of another as to his results only, he is an independent contractor; if he is subject to control as to the means used to achieve the results, he is an employee."), review denied, 515 So.2d 230 (Fla. 1987).