Unlicensed Contractor Case Result
Client: SONY L.
Charge: The Defendant was charged with one count of Unlawfully Failing to Secure Workers Compensation Insurance which is a third (3rd) degree felony and one count of Unlicensed Contractor which is a first (1st) degree misdemeanor.
Punishable By: Count I, Unlawfully Failing to Secure Workers Compensation Insurance, is punishable by up to five (5) years in Florida State Prison and a $5,000.00 fine. Count II, Unlicensed Contractor, is punishable by up to one (1) year in the county jail and a $1,000.00 fine.
Disposition: Count I was Nolle Prossed (dismissed) and Count II, adjudication was withheld, court costs imposed in the amount of $300.00 payable within 90 days, and investigative costs to the Department of Labor in the amount of $289.10.