The Florida Bar

Contract & Business Jury Instructions

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Table of Contents

Preliminary Sections
Section 100 – Oaths
Section 200 – Preliminary Instructions
Section 300 – Evidence Instructions
Section 400 – Substantive Instructions
451 Fiduciary Duty (Shared Instructions with Civil Jury Instructions)
Section 500 – Damages
Section 600 – Substantive Instructions – General
Section 700 – Closing Instructions
Section 800 – Supplemental Matters
Appendix A – How to Write and Use Jury Instruction in Civil Cases
Appendix B – Verdict Forms


Preliminary Sections


Section 100 – Oaths


Section 200 – Preliminary Instructions

A. During Jury Selection

B. After Jury Selected and Sworn


Section 300 – Evidence Instructions


Section 400 – Substantive Instructions

Notes on Use

451 Fiduciary Duty

(Shared Instructions with Civil Jury Instructions)


Section 500 – Damages

Notes on Use


Section 600 – Substantive Instructions – General


Section 700 – Closing Instructions


Section 800 – Supplemental Matters


Appendix A

Appendix B Verdict Forms