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Adult entertainers claim Playmates strip club failed to pay them minimum wage or overtime

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 12, 2016, 11:14am

MIAMI — A group of adult entertainers has filed a class-action lawsuit against an adult entertainment business for allegedly failing to pay them overtime and denying them minimum wage.

Janitor claims National Facility Services allegedly violated the medical leave act by denying her employment

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 12, 2016, 11:00am

MIAMI — A janitor has filed suit against a janitorial services company for allegedly denying her a position with the company after she took time off through the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) for cataract surgery.

Female pilot, founder of aviation non-profit claim Bill Suchy Productions blocked them from working on film together

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 12, 2016, 9:40am

ORLANDO — A Florida-based non-profit organization and its pilot founder dedicated to preserving aviation and U.S. space program history have filed suit against a video producer for allegedly taking a documentary they were  working on together and publishing it himself.

Swissport Fueling allegedly failed to pay employees overtime wages, provide breaks

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 12, 2016, 9:31am

FORT MYERS — Individuals have filed a class-action lawsuit against a large airport fueling service provider for failing to pay overtime wages due to them.

Couple alleges Wells Fargo Bank failed to provide them with requested documentation

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 12, 2016, 9:25am

FORT LAUDERDALE — A couple has filed suit against a lending institution for violating the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) by refusing to provide documentation they requested in a timely manner.

Property owner claims Groundwater Environmental Group was negligent

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 12, 2016, 9:16am

MIAMI — A property owner has filed suit against an environmental services company for allegedly submitting an erroneous evaluation of two property sites' environmental condition. 

Woman alleges she was damaged because insurer did not provide coverage after accident

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 12, 2016, 8:36am

SANFORD – A Seminole County woman alleges her insurance company has denied her underinsured motorist coverage to compensate her for injuries in a crash.

Professional Airline Terminal Services Inc. accused of terminating man in retaliation for filing complaint

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 12, 2016, 8:08am

FORT MYERS – A Lee County man alleges he was terminated in retaliation for a complaint to the Department of Labor about his former employer's pay practices.

Odessa companies allege Texas developer failed to launch product, cost them business

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 12, 2016, 5:44am

TAMPA – A company and corporation located in Odessa allege a Texas corporation ruined their business because it did not launch a product as planned.

Capitol One Bank alleged to have harassed woman with collection calls

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 9, 2016, 4:59pm

TAMPA – A Hillsborough County woman alleges that she was called more than 50 times by a debt collector after she revoked her consent to be called.

Captain alleges M/Y Perseverance II failed to pay him wages of more than $25,000

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 8, 2016, 10:35pm

FORT LAUDERDALE — A ship captain has filed suit against the vessel for which he was previously employed, citing unpaid wages of more than $25,000.

Thrift store Society of St.Vincent De Paul allegedly failed to pay employee overtime wages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 8, 2016, 10:30pm

PENSACOLA — A man has filed suit against a thrift store for alleged unpaid wages.

Rick's Cabana Lounge allegedly failed to pay a bartender any wages for two months

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 8, 2016, 10:26pm

GAINESVILLE — A bartender has filed suit against a nightclub, alleging she was never paid for the two months she worked there.

Chili's Grill & Bar allegedly denied servers overtime wages and tips

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 8, 2016, 10:20pm

MIAMI — Servers have filed a class-action lawsuit against a bar and grill for allegedly withholding overtime and denying hourly pay.

Rennert Miami LLC allegedly failed to pay employees overtime wages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 8, 2016, 10:14pm

MIAMI — A group has filed a class-action lawsuit against a school that teaches English to non-native speakers for alleged unpaid overtime wages.

Neighbors allegedly harass tenant, back out of agreement

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 8, 2016, 10:08pm

ORLANDO  — A non-U.S. citizen has filed suit against his neighbors for alleged harassment, trespassing and other violations.

Former server alleges Delray Beach restaurant only paid him tips

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 8, 2016, 5:46am

MIAMI – A former server at a Delray Beach restaurant alleges he is owed more than $30,000 in unpaid wages.

Former driver files suit against Uber alleging employee misclassification

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 8, 2016, 5:37am

FORT MYERS – A Naples woman alleges a transportation company misclassifies its employees as independent contractors and has filed a class-action suit.

Boca Beauty Academy alleged to owe more than $5,000 to former nail tech educator

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 7, 2016, 8:40am

WEST PALM BEACH – An educator alleges a beauty school owes her more than $5,000 in unpaid overtime.

Woman accuses 21st Mortgage Corp. of harassing her with phone calls

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 7, 2016, 8:30am

GAINESVILLE – A Levy County woman alleges a Tennessee-based debt collector harassed her with phone calls.