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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. 

Baptist Medical Center claims Florida Blue owes for treatment of patient

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 29, 2016, 5:58am

JACKSONVILLE – A hospital alleges that an insurance company did not fully pay for emergency services provided to a beneficiary.

Consumer alleges debt collector tried to collect additional fees

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 26, 2016, 1:33pm

MIAMI — A consumer has filed suit against a debt collector for alleged unfair debt collection practices.

Virginia corporation allegedly used stolen information from competitors

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 26, 2016, 1:24pm

MIAMI — Two businesses have filed suit against a Virginia corporation who allegedly hired a former employee who purportedly swiped confidential information from his previous employers. 

An overseas corporation claims retailer allegedly sold counterfeit water pipes

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 26, 2016, 1:15pm

MIAMI — A German corporation has filed suit against a retailer for allegedly selling counterfeit water pipes bearing the corporation's trademark.

Woman alleges defective pressure cooker caused injuries

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 26, 2016, 11:51am

NEW PORT RICHEY – A woman alleges a pressure cooker exploded and caused severe burns on her body.

Former Florida Crystals employee alleges hostile work environment because of condition

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 26, 2016, 11:40am

WEST PALM BEACH – A former executive secretary alleges she was retaliated against because of her medical condition.

Retailer allegedly sold counterfeit water pipes, is accused of trademark infringement

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 25, 2016, 1:21pm

MIAMI — A German manufacturer has filed suit against a retailer for alleged trademark infringement pertaining to its handcrafted water pipes.

German corporation claims Farm Foodstore allegedly sold counterfeit products using its trademark

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 25, 2016, 1:13pm

MIAMI — A German corporation has filed suit against a retailer for alleged trademark infringement regarding its handcrafted water pipes.

Cabinet installer claims Cabinet Warehouse Plus allegedly didn't pay him overtime

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 25, 2016, 1:00pm

TAMPA — A man has filed a claim against his former employer, alleging he wasn't paid overtime.

Former employee claims Shirts R Us of Hollywood allegedly never paid her overtime wages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 25, 2016, 12:54pm

FORT LAUDERDALE — A woman has filed suit against her former employer, alleging unpaid wages.

Rehabilitation center claims alleged trademark infringement against Massachusetts rehab center

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 25, 2016, 12:49pm

MIAMI — A rehabilitation center has filed suit against another rehabilitation center, claiming alleged trademark infringement for the use of its Watershed name.

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.