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MetLife accuses client of unjust enrichment

Jenie Mallari-Torres Dec. 2, 2016, 3:43pm

TAMPA — Metropolitan Life is suing a Pinellas County man, alleging unjust enrichment in hiding pertinent facts about his medical history.

Illinois corporation accuses Florida resident of trademark infringement

Wadi Reformado Dec. 2, 2016, 3:28pm

FORT PIERCE — An Illinois corporation is suing a Florida man, alleging he illegally advertises the services of the plaintiff. 

Employee accuses pet business of failing to pay overtime

Wadi Reformado Dec. 2, 2016, 3:13pm

MIAMI — An employee is suing a Florida pet business, alleging unpaid overtime wages and violation of workers compensation acts.

Chanel accuses competitors of trademark infringement

Wadi Reformado Dec. 2, 2016, 2:57pm

MIAMI — Chanel is suing business competitors, alleging unfair competition.

Motorist alleges another driver's negligence caused crash

Jenie Mallari-Torres Dec. 2, 2016, 2:42pm

BARTOW — A Florida motorist is suing a Canadian driver, alleging the defendant's negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff.

Employee accuses Miami exterminator of failing to pay overtime

Wadi Reformado Dec. 2, 2016, 2:30pm

MIAMI — A Miami-Dade County man is suing a Miami extermination business, alleging unpaid wages and violation of workers compensation acts in not paying proper overtime.

Weather prompts rescheduling of arguments in indigent care reimbursement case

Kristin Danley-Greiner Dec. 2, 2016, 2:17pm

TALLAHASSEE -- Oral arguments will not resume until Feb. 8 in the constitutional battle over a 2003 state law requiring Sarasota County to reimburse private hospitals for providing indigent care, due to the weather.

Customer alleges Wal-Mart store wrongly accused him of stealing TV

Wadi Reformado Dec. 2, 2016, 2:03pm

MIAMI — A Broward County man is suing Wal-Mart, alleging the defendant's Miramar store wrongly accused the plaintiff of stealing a TV set. 

California photography studio accuses Florida competitor of copyright infringement

Wadi Reformado Dec. 2, 2016, 1:38pm

MIAMI — A California photography studio is suing a Florida competitor, alleging copyright infringement.

Florida joint venture accuses Minnesota competitor of patent infringement

Jenie Mallari-Torres Dec. 2, 2016, 1:15pm

ORLANDO — A Florida joint venture is suing a Minnesota company, alleging patent infringement.

Miami souvenir company accuses competitor of copyright infringement

Wadi Reformado Dec. 2, 2016, 1:00pm

MIAMI — A Miami souvenir company is suing a Florida competitor, alleging copyright infringement.

Arizona consumer alleges telemarketer violated phone harassment law

Wadi Reformado Dec. 2, 2016, 12:49pm

MIAMI  — An Arizona man is suing a telemarketer, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Disabled employee alleges Prudential failed to pay benefits

Wadi Reformado Dec. 2, 2016, 12:17pm

MIAMI — A Florida woman is suing Prudential Insurance, alleging failure to pay disability benefits. 

Marriage therapist intern alleges employer did not pay proper wages

Wadi Reformado Dec. 2, 2016, 12:01pm

WEST PALM BEACH — An former employee is suing a Palm Beach County business, alleging unpaid wages and violation of workers compensation acts.

Gucci alleges competitors are selling counterfeit merchandise

Wadi Reformado Dec. 2, 2016, 11:47am

MIAMI  — Gucci is suing competitors, alleging they are selling counterfeit copies of Gucci products.

Homeowners face stiffer limits on sinkhole policies under state-created agency

Kerry Goff Dec. 1, 2016, 10:14pm

TALLAHASSEE, Florida – According to an Oct. 20 Florida Supreme Court ruling, a homeowner’s rights under a sinkhole policy are limited once an insurer becomes insolvent and the claim goes to the Florida Insurance Guaranty Association (FIGA).