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Trinity attorney disbarred over loan from client he allegedly did not fully pay back

Karen Kidd Aug. 18, 2017, 2:39pm

Trinity attorney Constantine Kalogianis has been disbarred following a May 25 Florida Supreme Court order for engaging in a pattern of misconduct involving dishonesty, fraud, deceit or misrepresentation in a loan agreement from a client's inheritance.

Philadelphia attorney, suspended four times in two states in 20 years, disbarred in Florida

Karen Kidd Aug. 18, 2017, 2:17pm

Philadelphia attorney Robert Philip Tuerk, practicing in Florida for about five years, has been disbarred following a July 20 Florida Supreme Court order after violating the terms of an August 2016 order, according to a recent Florida State Bar report.

Florida’s First District Court of Appeal overturns workers' compensation claim

David Hutton Aug. 18, 2017, 12:00pm

The Florida First District Court of Appeal has overturned an order in a workers' compensation case, ruling that a worker forfeited his right to benefits for a workplace accident after he offered conflicting details about his medical history and the cause of his injuries.

Federal judge rules that Telephone Consumer Protection Act allows consumers to revoke consent to automated calls

Kathy Kaye Aug. 18, 2017, 11:42am

A federal judge for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit has ruled that the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) allows a consumer to partially revoke consent to being called by an automatic telephone dialing system.

Customer accuses local McDonald's of serving her stale sandwich

Philip Gonzales Aug. 18, 2017, 8:29am

A restaurant patron is suing JTS Enterprises of Tampa Limited d/b/a McDonald's for alleged breach of implied warranty.

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. allegedly failed to take safety measures

Philip Gonzales Aug. 18, 2017, 8:24am

A customer is suing Wal-Mart Stores Inc. for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Southern Fidelity Insurance Company allegedly breached insurance contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 18, 2017, 8:19am

Two individuals are suing Southern Fidelity Insurance Company for alleged breach of an insurance contract.

Property owner accused of negligence in Orange County Circuit Court

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 18, 2017, 8:14am

A tenant is suing Barbara Sills, a property owner, for alleged negligence.

Tower Hill Preferred Insurance Company allegedly breached insurance contract

Philip Gonzales Aug. 18, 2017, 8:06am

A woman is suing Tower Hill Preferred Insurance Company for alleged breach of an insurance contract.

Federated National Insurance Company allegedly failed to pay for plumbing leak

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2017, 2:04pm

A Florida resident is suing Federated National Insurance Company for alleged breach of contract.

Mercedes Benz of South Orlando accused of negligence

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2017, 1:54pm

A business invitee is suing Boyland Auto Orlando LLC d/b/a Mercedes Benz of South Orlando for alleged negligence.

St. Johns Insurance Company Inc. accused of failing to cover damages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2017, 1:49pm

A couple is suing St. Johns Insurance Company Inc. for alleged breach of contract.

Adventist Health System accused of negligence

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2017, 1:42pm

Parents are suing Adventist Health System/Sunbelt Inc. for alleged negligence and liability.

Avatar Property and Casualty Insurance Company accused of breach of contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2017, 1:35pm

Two individuals are suing Avatar Property and Casualty Insurance Company for alleged breach of contract.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit rules that victim of tax fraud still liable for IRS payments

Olivia Olsen Aug. 16, 2017, 8:40pm

A federal appeals court has affirmed a lower court's decision to rule in favor of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in a tax fraud case involving William Kardash.

Walgreens store accused of negligence

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 16, 2017, 7:35pm

A customer is suing Walgreen Co. d/b/a Walgreens Store #6391 and Jane Doe, its employee, for alleged negligence.

American Integrity Insurance Company of Florida accused of breach of contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 16, 2017, 7:28pm

Two individuals are suing American Integrity Insurance Company of Florida for alleged breach of contract.

Kadaae LLC, others accused of breach of contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 16, 2017, 7:20pm

Two individuals are suing Kadaae LLC, Kadaae Entertainment Corporation and Ahead of the Game LLC for alleged breach of contract.

Citizens Property Insurance Corporation accused of breach of contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 16, 2017, 7:12pm

A company is suing Citizens Property Insurance Corporation for alleged breach of contract.

Nordic Made Inc. allegedly failed to pay $58,000 for services

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 16, 2017, 7:05pm

A company is suing Nordic Made Inc. for alleged breach of contract.