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Trial lawyers, political allies boost Corcoran's new PAC

John Breslin Jun. 23, 2017, 4:48pm

House Speaker Richard Corcoran has raised more than $600,000 for his month-old political action committee, including substantial amounts delivered by legislative allies and a significant portion raised before and during a fundraiser organized by prominent trial lawyers.

Litigation scheme seen as driving auto glass claims in 5 Florida counties

Michael Carroll Jun. 23, 2017, 10:11am

Some Florida counties are seeing a major spike in auto glass litigation, generating fears that auto insurance premiums may follow the trajectory of rising property insurance rates in the state.

Sam's Club shopper alleges piece of wood from pallet injured foot

Ma. Angelica Saylo Pilo Jun. 23, 2017, 9:16am

CLEARWATER – A shopper at the Clearwater Sam's Club alleges that a piece of wood pallet injured her foot.

Driver alleges he was injured in state Route 688 crash in Pinellas County

Ma. Angelica Saylo Pilo Jun. 23, 2017, 9:09am

CLEARWATER – A Clearwater man has filed suit over injuries allegedly sustained in a collision in Pinellas County.

Woman alleges unbarricaded manhole in St. Petersburg caused her, wheelchair to fall

Ma. Angelica Saylo Pilo Jun. 23, 2017, 8:56am

CLEARWATER – A Pinellas County woman alleges she and her wheelchair were caused to fall because of an unbarricaded manhole in St. Petersburg.

Man files suit against Tijuana Flats Burrito Co. after allegedly finding bandage in guacamole

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 8:48am

ORLANDO – A Volusia County man alleges he suffered medical expenses and mental anguish when he discovered a bandage in catered food at a holiday party.

Orlando Save-A-Lot shopper alleges floor's condition caused fall

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 8:41am

ORLANDO – A Save-A-Lot patron alleges a liquid substance on the floor caused a fall and injuries.

Miami Air International Inc. claims National Air Cargo Group refused to make scheduled payments

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 8:34am

FORT LAUDERDALE – Miami Air International alleges it was damaged when another Florida corporation breached a contract.

Universal Property and Casualty Insurance Co. accused of breaching contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 8:23am

FORT LAUDERDALE – A Margate property owner alleges that his insurer has failed to communicate with him regarding his claim.

Firefighter alleges hole in floor of Coach Mobile Home Park home caused fall

Ma. Angelica Saylo Pilo Jun. 23, 2017, 7:57am

CLEARWATER – A firefighter alleges she was injured when trying to reach a patient because of a hole in the floor of a mobile home.

American Integrity Insurance alleged to have improperly denied coverage for hail damage

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 7:46am

ORLANDO – A couple alleges that their insurer improperly denied coverage for hail damages to their Windermere property.

Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel guest alleges she was struck by falling speaker

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 7:22am

ORLANDO – A married Arizona couple has filed suit against the operator and manager of the Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel in Lake Buena Vista after the wife was allegedly injured by a speaker.

Winter Park property owner alleges Universe Property & Casualty undervalued roof damages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 7:13am

ORLANDO – A Winter Park man alleges his insurer failed to provide a complete payment for damages to his property caused by a roof leak.

Mugs Sport Bar and Grill guest alleges table flipped over, caused fall

Ma. Angelica Saylo Pilo Jun. 23, 2017, 6:57am

CLEARWATER – A patron at a Clearwater sports bar alleges that an unstable high-top table caused her to fall.

Florida's Fourth District Court of Appeal says 'no evidence' that man stalked his ex

Charmaine Little Jun. 22, 2017, 7:42pm

A Florida appeals court recently reversed a lower court's decision to grant a woman a protective order from a man she had accused of stalking.

Couple seeks more than $15,000 from Citizens Property Insurance Corp. regarding loss claim

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 22, 2017, 9:38am

FORT LAUDERDALE – A Miramar couple is in disagreement with their insurer over the actual cash value of a loss.

SCI Shared Services employee alleges back hoe stabilizer injured foot

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 22, 2017, 9:31am

ORLANDO – A Seminole County man alleges that his foot was injured by the stabilizer on a back hoe while working as a grave digger.

Former IViews Imaging System employees allege they are owed unpaid wages

Philip Gonzales Jun. 22, 2017, 9:18am

CLEARWATER – Former employees of Pinellas County company allege that they are owed unpaid wages.

Scott Todd Mark Financing alleges Happy Hour Enterprise defaulted on loan

Philip Gonzales Jun. 22, 2017, 9:12am

CLEARWATER – A lender alleges a Pinellas County business failed to pay a loan in full.

Winn-Dixie shopper alleges she was injured by shelf in store

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 22, 2017, 9:04am

ORLANDO – A shopper at an Orlando Winn-Dixie alleges she was injured because of a promotional shelf extension in the store.