On appeal, MYD Marine argued that the transfer of the suit against Lauderdale Marine was inequitable because the amount of damages sought from Lauderdale Marine was "substantially greater" than the balance owed to Donovan on the judgment.
Critically, MYD Marine offered no evidence to the trial court of the actual value of the suit against Lauderdale Marine.
The court in MYD Marine cited to the decision in Puzzo v.
Practitioners can draw a few lessons from MYD Marine and Puzzo.
Another lesson to draw from MYD Marine is that the value of the judgment as compared to the value of the claim against the third party can be relevant in whether to permit assignment of the claim.
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