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Best of Golf America allegedly infringed upon golf divot repair tool patent

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 2, 2016, 2:49pm

WEST PALM BEACH — A manufacturer of divot repair tools has filed suit against a competitor for alleged patent infringement.

Sierra USA Corp. alleged to owe more than $700,000 for furniture

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 2, 2016, 8:03am

MIAMI – A Brazilian furniture manufacturer alleges its Miami-based U.S. distributor has not paid for products that it ordered to sell in its retail stores.

Investor alleges she was bilked out of $30,000 by former employer

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 1, 2016, 3:02pm

MIAMI — A woman claims she was invited to be a business partner with a $30,000 investment in her employer's business, but allegedly was never given the opportunity, nor was she allegedly ever paid for the time she worked for the defendants.

Diver dies on expedition, insurance company seeks judicial declaration of responsbility

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 1, 2016, 2:39pm

MIAMI — An insurance company seeks a judicial declaration against a diving company after a man allegedly died while on an expedition with the company.

Employee claims Sixt Rent A Car LLC owes unpaid overtime wages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 1, 2016, 6:18am

FORT LAUDERDALE – A payroll department employee claims she was not paid overtime wages by a rental car company.

Walt Disney World employee alleges she is owed disability benefits

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 1, 2016, 6:12am

ORLANDO – An Orange County woman and employee of Walt Disney World alleges she is entitled to disability benefits.

Man files class-action suit seeking alleged unpaid overtime wages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 31, 2016, 5:47pm

MIAMI — A former employee has filed a class-action lawsuit against several businesses for alleged unpaid overtime wages.

Escambia County man alleges Mitchell-Proffitt Co. is selling his copyrighted artwork

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 31, 2016, 5:50am

GAINESVILLE – An Escambia County man alleges his copyrighted artwork is being sold without his permission.

Employee alleges Sports Medicine Associates of South Florida terminated her for taking FMLA leave

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 31, 2016, 5:42am

FORT LAUDERDALE – A woman alleges she was terminated in retaliation for taking leave to care for her mother and for her own medical needs.

Allstate seeks payment from manufacturer alleging water treatment product caused house fire

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 31, 2016, 5:24am

JACKSONVILLE – An insurance company is seeking more than $100,000 from an Indianapolis manufacturer alleging its product caused a fire.

Couple alleges ordered Italian furniture was inferior, seeks refund of thousands

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 31, 2016, 5:05am

MIAMI – A New York couple alleges a Miami Beach furniture salesman did not deliver the high-end Italian furniture promised or refunded the purchase.

Former employees claim HB Marble & Granite LLC allegedly didn't pay overtime

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 30, 2016, 10:00am

FORT MYERS — A group of workers has filed a class-action lawsuit against their former employer who allegedly did not pay them overtime.

C Level LLC allegedly underpaid employees, used tip pool

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 30, 2016, 9:55am

FORT MYERS — A woman has filed a class-action lawsuit against a former employer for alleged unpaid overtime wages and required participation in an illegal tip pool.

Class action filed against Palm Beach-Broward Landscaping over wage allegations

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 30, 2016, 8:18am

MIAMI – A landscaper has filed a class-action lawsuit against his former employer over allegations he was not paid overtime wages.

Sapore Di Mare Italian Seafood restaurant allegedly required man to use illegal tip pool

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 29, 2016, 5:05pm

MIAMI — A former employee has filed suit against the restaurant where he worked after he allegedly was denied overtime pay and claims he was forced to put his tips in an illegal tip pool. 

Man loses finger at work, alleges breach of contract after insurance company denies disability

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 29, 2016, 4:57pm

MIAMI — A man who claims he severed his finger and broke another while at work has filed suit against an insurance company after he allegedly was denied short-term and long-term disability payments. 

Shopper slips and falls in Sam's Club, alleges negligence

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 29, 2016, 4:49pm

SARASOTA — A consumer has filed suit against a retailer after she allegedly slipped in a puddle of liquid in the store and fell.

Overseas manufacturer claims retailer allegedly sold water pipes bearing its trademark

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 29, 2016, 3:09pm

FORT LAUDERDALE — A German manufacturer has filed suit against a service station for allegedly selling counterfeit items bearing the plaintiff's trademark.

Couple claims Miami Airport Hilton allegedly negligent in accident

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 29, 2016, 3:05pm

MIAMI — A couple has filed suit against the Miami Airport LLC after the wife allegedly slipped and fell on wet pavement outside the Miami Airport Hilton.

Business claims National Union Fire Insurance Company allegedly withheld insurance reimbursement

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 29, 2016, 2:56pm

JACKSONVILLE — A Delaware corporation has filed suit against an insurance company for allegedly withholding reimbursement, which violates its insurance policy.