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Florida man files claim against Bank of America, credit-reporting agencies over bankruptcy

John Severance Jul. 17, 2017, 4:11pm

ST. PETERSBURG — A Florida man recently filed suit in U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, alleging a nationwide bank and credit-reporting agencies violated the Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act (FCCPA) and the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).

Federal judge declines to move defective tire case back to state court

Richard Jones May 23, 2017, 2:21pm

ORLANDO — The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida has denied a motion to remand a lawsuit involving defective tires back to state court.

Woman alleges Holiday Inn Express location has insufficient number of compliant parking spaces

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 12, 2017, 9:37am

ORLANDO – A disabled person alleges a Holiday Inn Express in Volusia County is not compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Senior Care Group claims Red Parrot Distribution sent junk faxes

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 12, 2017, 8:43am

ORLANDO – A Tampa corporation alleges it was sent junk faxes without its authorization.

All Care Consultants Inc. alleged to have sent junk faxes

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 11, 2017, 12:03pm

ORLANDO – A Florida corporation alleges it received unsolicited faxes from another corporation in the state.

L&C Arlington Pipes Partnership LLC property alleged to have inaccessible routes for disabled patrons

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 10, 2017, 9:44am

ORLANDO – A Broward County woman alleges a Palm Bay business has architectural barriers that restrict access to the disabled.

Gilson's Brazilian Restaurant alleged to have not paid overtime wages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 10, 2017, 9:09am

ORLANDO – A class action has been filed against an Orange County Brazilian restaurant over allegations it failed to pay overtime wages.

Shopper alleges Saltologie property restricts access to the disabled

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 5, 2017, 1:42pm

JACKSONVILLE – A woman alleges she experienced accessibility issues when she visited a Duval County store.

Jimmie's Restaurant alleged to have barriers to disabled patrons

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 4, 2017, 5:24pm

ORLANDO – A disabled person alleges a property owner and restaurant in Rockledge are not in compliance with the federal regulations regarding individuals with disabilities.

Siesta Motel LLC, Fawlty Towers Inc. alleged to have features that hinder accessibility to disabled persons

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 3, 2017, 9:47am

ORLANDO – A disabled Broward County woman alleges she experienced discriminatory conditions at a Cocoa Beach motel.

Man alleges debt collector keeps contacting him to reach an unknown party

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 31, 2017, 7:53pm

TAMPA – A Dade City consumer claims an Alabama debt collector has the wrong number.

Man alleges errors were not corrected on his credit report

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 31, 2017, 7:38pm

ORLANDO – A consumer alleges that he paid a debt in full and that the trade line has an erroneous status on his credit report.

Cavalry Portfolio Services alleged to have violated debt collection law

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 31, 2017, 9:49am

ORLANDO – A consumer alleges a debt collector failed to remove disputed debts from his credit report.

Manny's Original Chophouse allegedly failed to pay overtime wages

Wadi Reformado Mar. 28, 2017, 6:13pm

Former restaurant employees have filed a class-action lawsuit against Lakeland Chophouse LLC d/b/a Manny's Original Chophouse and Emmanuel Nikolaidis over alleged unpaid wages and violations of minimum wage and worker compensation laws.

Osceola County resident alleges car insurer wrongfully cancelled policy

Erianne Leatherman Mar. 28, 2017, 4:57pm

A Florida woman involved in a car accident recently filed a lawsuit, accusing an automobile insurer of “wrongful and premature cancellation of insurance policies,” Joseph Flood, partner at Dean, Ringers, Morgan & Lawton P.A., who is representing the plaintiff, told the Florida Record.

Consumer claims inaccurate reporting from Acceptance Rentals has caused damages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 28, 2017, 6:32am

ORLANDO – A woman alleges she has been damaged because of inaccurate reporting on her credit report.

Driver alleges she was injured in collision on state Route 482

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 24, 2017, 8:25pm

ORLANDO – A Pennsylvania woman alleges she was injured in an accident with an Orlando driver.

Bank of America alleged to have unlawfully called Orlando resident

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 21, 2017, 2:53pm

ORLANDO – An Orlando consumer alleges a debt collector has called her more than 100 times to reach another person.

Florida Blue allegedly made repeated phone calls to customer

Wadi Reformado Mar. 17, 2017, 10:44pm

ORLANDO — An individual is suing Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Inc. d/b/a Florida Blue for violating telephone harassment rules after the company allegedly called the plaintiff multiple times with an auto-dialer.

Guardian of man injured in motorcycle crash alleges bad faith dealings by Safeco

Jenie Mallari-Torres Mar. 17, 2017, 9:59pm

JACKSONVILLE — The guardian of a man who was seriously hurt in a motorcycle accident is suing Safeco Insurance Company of Illinois, citing alleged bad faith.