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Wal-Mart accused of negligence by woman who fell in store

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 25, 2016, 6:57am

FORT MYERS – A Lee County woman claims she was injured after she slipped and fell in a Walmart store.

Parent claims child was injured by stairs on Disney cruise

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 25, 2016, 6:52am

ORLANDO – A parent alleges a child was injured on a cruise ship because of a raised portion of a stair, which caused the child to catch her shoe and fall.

Franklin Collection Service Inc. alleged to have not marked debt as disputed on report

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 25, 2016, 6:46am

MIAMI – A Miami resident is accusing a debt collector of deceptive, misleading and unfair collection practices.

Woman claims treatments for autoimmune disease should be covered by insurance

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 25, 2016, 6:40am

PALM BEACH – A woman alleges her insurance coverage was unlawfully terminated over the carrier's claims her treatments weren't medically necessary.

Woman alleges BurgerFi discriminated, retaliated against her for on-the-job injury

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 25, 2016, 6:26am

WEST PALM BEACH – A former manager for a gourmet burger restaurant alleges she was retaliated against after injuring herself at work.

A&B Insurance and Financial Inc. accused of illegal telemarketing callings

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 25, 2016, 6:14am

ORLANDO – A St. Petersburg company is accused of contacting a number registered on the Do Not Call Registry in an attempt to solicit health insurance services.

Former All Professional Crew Services Inc. employee alleges he is owed overtime wages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 25, 2016, 6:05am

MIAMI – A Miami-Dade County man alleges that his former employer only paid him at a straight time rate for all hours worked.

Driver files class-action lawsuit against Westcoast Wrecker for alleged unpaid wages, non-reimbursed expenses

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 24, 2016, 1:08pm

MIAMI — A driver has filed a class-action lawsuit against his former employer, a towing company, alleging unpaid overtime wages and non-reimbursed expenses.

Man claims he was injured when he slipped at Circle K store

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 24, 2016, 7:14am

FORT MYERS – A man alleges he was injured on the premises of a North Fort Myers convenience store.

Man claims he is owed damages after debt collector failed to mark debt as disputed

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 24, 2016, 6:50am

MIAMI – A Miami consumer claims a debt collector did not change the status of an alleged debt on his credit report.

Cruise passenger alleges she was injured on watercraft excursion tour

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 24, 2016, 6:30am

MIAMI – An Oasis of the Seas cruise ship passenger alleges she fractured her pelvis on an excursion tour because of hazardous water conditions.

Policyholder fights disability claim appeal, alleges breach of contract against Metropolitan Life Insurance Co.

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 12:06pm

MIAMI — A man has filed a claim against Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. alleging the insurance company unfairly denied disability payments. 

Trio claims Granite Source Corp. did not pay them for overtime hours worked

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 11:04am

MIAMI — Three individuals have filed a class-action lawsuit against Granite Source Corp. and Carlos Gonzales for alleged unpaid overtime. 

Man claims Liberty Life Assurance Co. wrongly denied long-term disability payments

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 10:55am

MIAMI — A man has filed suit against Liberty Life Assurance Co. of Boston for allegedly denying his claim for long-term disability payments.

Woman alleges crew of cruise ship broke shoulder

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 9:12am

MIAMI – A New York woman claims the crew of a cruise ship broke her shoulder while providing assistance.

Financial Recovery Services Inc. accused of using misleading statements in letter

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 8:49am

MIAMI – A Deerfield Beach man claims a debt collector used misleading and false statements in an attempt to collect an alleged debt.

Ace American Insurance Co. accused of breach of contract in boat lawsuit

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 6:29am

TAMPA – Two Hillsborough County corporations have filed suit against an insurance company after a lawsuit over work done on a boat.

Plumber files claim against former employer for alleged unpaid overtime wages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 22, 2016, 2:44pm

TAMPA — A plumber has filed a class-action lawsuit against The Drain Team Inc and Peter Maccio for alleged unpaid overtime wages.

Insurance company files complaint seeking declaratory relief

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 22, 2016, 10:23am

ORLANDO — An insurance company has filed a complaint for declaratory relief after a policyholder was shot by a member of Tactic Security Enforcement's security team.  

Washington state man claims Orlando residents wrongfully accused him of stalking

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 22, 2016, 8:29am

TAMPA – A Washington man has filed a suit against two Orlando residents alleging they falsely accused him of stalking.