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State bar alleges disbarred Sarasota attorney owes $95,000 to two clients

Karen Kidd Aug. 20, 2017, 8:00am

Sarasota attorney William Robert Cohen has been disbarred following a June 22 Florida Supreme Court order over disciplinary matters pending against him, alleging trust fund shortages and commingling of funds, according to a recent Florida State Bar report.

St. Petersburg attorney publicly reprimanded following DUI plea

Karen Kidd Aug. 19, 2017, 4:00pm

St. Petersburg attorney Philip Andrew McCormick has received a public reprimand following a June 15 Florida Supreme Court judgment after McCormick entered a plea on a DUI charge, according to a recent Florida State Bar report.

Trinity attorney disbarred over loan from client he allegedly did not fully pay back

Karen Kidd Aug. 18, 2017, 2:39pm

Trinity attorney Constantine Kalogianis has been disbarred following a May 25 Florida Supreme Court order for engaging in a pattern of misconduct involving dishonesty, fraud, deceit or misrepresentation in a loan agreement from a client's inheritance.

Philadelphia attorney, suspended four times in two states in 20 years, disbarred in Florida

Karen Kidd Aug. 18, 2017, 2:17pm

Philadelphia attorney Robert Philip Tuerk, practicing in Florida for about five years, has been disbarred following a July 20 Florida Supreme Court order after violating the terms of an August 2016 order, according to a recent Florida State Bar report.

Customer accuses local McDonald's of serving her stale sandwich

Philip Gonzales Aug. 18, 2017, 8:29am

A restaurant patron is suing JTS Enterprises of Tampa Limited d/b/a McDonald's for alleged breach of implied warranty.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. allegedly failed to take safety measures

Philip Gonzales Aug. 18, 2017, 8:24am

A customer is suing Wal-Mart Stores Inc. for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Southern Fidelity Insurance Company allegedly breached insurance contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 18, 2017, 8:19am

Two individuals are suing Southern Fidelity Insurance Company for alleged breach of an insurance contract.

Property owner accused of negligence in Orange County Circuit Court

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 18, 2017, 8:14am

A tenant is suing Barbara Sills, a property owner, for alleged negligence.

Tower Hill Preferred Insurance Company allegedly breached insurance contract

Philip Gonzales Aug. 18, 2017, 8:06am

A woman is suing Tower Hill Preferred Insurance Company for alleged breach of an insurance contract.

Federated National Insurance Company allegedly failed to pay for plumbing leak

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2017, 2:04pm

A Florida resident is suing Federated National Insurance Company for alleged breach of contract.

Mercedes Benz of South Orlando accused of negligence

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2017, 1:54pm

A business invitee is suing Boyland Auto Orlando LLC d/b/a Mercedes Benz of South Orlando for alleged negligence.

St. Johns Insurance Company Inc. accused of failing to cover damages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2017, 1:49pm

A couple is suing St. Johns Insurance Company Inc. for alleged breach of contract.

Adventist Health System accused of negligence

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2017, 1:42pm

Parents are suing Adventist Health System/Sunbelt Inc. for alleged negligence and liability.

Avatar Property and Casualty Insurance Company accused of breach of contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2017, 1:35pm

Two individuals are suing Avatar Property and Casualty Insurance Company for alleged breach of contract.

Walgreens store accused of negligence

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 16, 2017, 7:35pm

A customer is suing Walgreen Co. d/b/a Walgreens Store #6391 and Jane Doe, its employee, for alleged negligence.

American Integrity Insurance Company of Florida accused of breach of contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 16, 2017, 7:28pm

Two individuals are suing American Integrity Insurance Company of Florida for alleged breach of contract.