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Photographer alleges StartupBros unlawfully used photo

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 10:19am

ORLANDO – A Palm Harbor business is accused of unlawfully using a photograph to advertise its business.

Man alleges HRS Hotels LLC property isn't compliant with ADA regulations

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 10:04am

ORLANDO – A disabled Broward County man claims a Brevard County hotel has barriers that restricted his access to the property.

Ignite Payments LLC alleged to have sent junk faxes to Napa Auto Care of Cape Coral

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 10:36am

TAMPA – A California limited liability company is accused of sending unsolicited faxes.

MyRaceRagz accused of unlawfully using photographer's work

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 10:08am

TAMPA – A South Carolina photographer alleges a Clearwater apparel company used one of his photographs without authorization.

Bloomin’ Brands Inc. and Carrabba’s Italian Grill face class action over wage allegations

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 20, 2017, 10:34am

ORLANDO – A New York woman has filed suit against Carrabba's Italian Grill alleging she is owed unpaid wages.

Former server says Anthony's on the Green operators failed to pay proper minimum wage

Wadi Reformado Feb. 17, 2017, 1:31pm

BROWARD — A Lee County woman has filed a class-action lawsuit against her former employer citing alleged unpaid wages, violation of applicable minimum wage law and violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Two attorneys join Kelly Kronenberg’s Tampa office

Rebecca Campbell Feb. 9, 2017, 3:01pm

TAMPA — The Kelly Kronenberg law firm recently announced that Stanley M. “Mike” Kurek III and Stacey-Ann Saint-Hubert have joined the firm’s Tampa office.

XPO Logistics Inc. alleged to owe unpaid wages to former employees

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jan. 11, 2017, 10:21am

ORLANDO – A class action has been filed by former assistant operations managers against a global transportation and logistics company over allegations that they were not compensated for overtime work.

Bath & Body Works alleged to have infringed patents with QR codes in advertisements

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jan. 10, 2017, 2:08pm

ORLANDO – A Texas company alleges Bath & Body Works Direct Inc. uses its patented technology without authorization.

Overtime violation suit against Carlisos Construction dropped

Glenn Minnis Jan. 10, 2017, 1:13pm

 FORT MYERS – A wage violation suit against Carlisos Construction Inc. by a former employee has been dropped.

Former employees claim Trustco Bank did not provide proper breaks

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jan. 9, 2017, 5:07am

ORLANDO – Three former employees of a federal savings bank allege it engaged in unlawful pay practices.

Man alleges Cheyenne Holdings did not pay him for a period, retaliated against him

Wadi Reformado Jan. 4, 2017, 5:21am

FORT MYERS – A man alleges his employer retaliated against him by filing a lawsuit after he complained that he was not paid for two months.

Carlisos Construction accused of violating overtime law

Wadi Reformado Dec. 28, 2016, 11:12pm

FORT MYERS — A former employee is suing Carlisos Construction Inc. and Jose L. Cabrera, alleging that his former employer and boss violated wage law.

An employee sues car dealer over violation of minimum wage law

Wadi Reformado Oct. 26, 2016, 1:36pm

An employee is suing 600 L.C. d/b/a Space Coast Honda and Scott De Masso, employer, citing alleged unpaid wages, violation of applicable minimum wage law and violation of workers compensation acts.

Comenity Bank sued over alleged unwanted calls to collect debt

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 26, 2016, 1:12pm

A woman is suing Comenity Bank, a debt collector, citing alleged violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.

MetLife sued over denial of life insurance benefits

Wadi Reformado Oct. 26, 2016, 12:38pm

A woman is suing Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. and Sterling Jewelers Inc., plan administrators, citing alleged breach of contract.

Laboratory says a German business allegedly infringed on its trademark

Wadi Reformado Oct. 26, 2016, 12:17pm

A Florida corporation is suing Neo New Oncology AG, and various John Does, Jane Does and ABC Companies, a German business, citing alleged unfair competition.

A Lee County resident sues 3M over alleged product liability

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 26, 2016, 12:10pm

A Lee County resident is suing 3M Electronic Monitoring, a manufacturer, citing alleged design defect, negligence, and product liability.

Staples sued by former employee over alleged violation of FMLA

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 25, 2016, 12:12pm

A former employee is suing Staples The Office Superstore LLC d/b/a Staples Inc., an office supply store, citing alleged violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act.

Mechanic sues former employer over alleged violation of FLSA

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 25, 2016, 11:50am

A mechanic is suing Hosey's Auto Parts & Service Inc. and Randy S. Sessler, former employer, citing alleged violation of FLSA.