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Panama City attorney suspended for failing to comply with terms of previous order

Olivia Olsen Jul. 1, 2017, 10:30am

TALLAHASSEE — Panama City attorney John Leslie Gioiello has been suspended from practicing law.

Fort Lauderdale attorney suspended after investigation into interest earned on accounts

Olivia Olsen Jul. 1, 2017, 12:00pm

TALLAHASSEE — Fort Lauderdale attorney Kurt Ellis Bosshardt was placed on suspension March 30, barring him from practicing law for 90 days.

Pembroke Pines attorney reprimanded for failing to provide services

Olivia Olsen Jul. 2, 2017, 12:00pm

TALLAHASSEE — A public reprimand was ordered for Pembroke Pines attorney Stefan E. McHardy on April 20.

Consumer alleges American Integrity Insurance Co. of Florida failed to pay claim

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 3, 2017, 6:27am

ORLANDO – The owner of an Orlando home claims that his insurer failed to pay the amounts he requested to repair his property.

Man alleges Health Central Park failed to protect residents from harm or fatal injury

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 3, 2017, 6:37am

ORLANDO – An estate representative has filed a suit against a Winter Garden nursing home alleging that its care resulted in the untimely death of his decedent.

Alron Construction seeks coverage of property damages from Universal Property & Casualty

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 3, 2017, 6:44am

ORLANDO – A construction company alleges that an insurer refused to cover damages to an Orlando property.

Howard Fertilizer & Chemical Co. alleges Orange Lake Golf owes more than $100,000

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 3, 2017, 6:59am

ORLANDO – An Orange County corporation alleges a Kissimmee golf course has failed to pay for supplies and materials delivered.

Orlando property owner accuses Universal Property & Casualty of breach of contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 3, 2017, 7:07am

ORLANDO – The owner of an Orlando property alleges his insurer refuses to honor its contractual obligations and pay for a covered loss to the property.

Representative alleges that Sunset Point failed to protect father from falls

Philip Gonzales Jul. 3, 2017, 7:16am

CLEARWATER – A Pinellas County nursing home is accused of failing to take precautions to prevent falls.

Pier 1 Imports alleged to have discriminated against transgender woman

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 3, 2017, 7:41am

ORLANDO – An Orange County transgender woman alleges she was discriminated against by her former employer.

Property owner claims American Security Insurance failed to pay for all damages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 3, 2017, 7:45am

ORLANDO – An Apopka property owner alleges that his insurer failed to pay all the benefits for damages to his home.

Denny's customer alleges he was injured by piece of metal in chocolate cake

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 3, 2017, 8:11am

ORLANDO – A patron at the Denny's restaurant in Apopka alleges he was injured by a foreign object in a dessert he ordered.

Couple claims thousands in damages after RCJP LLC backed out of property sale contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 3, 2017, 8:17am

ORLANDO – A couple has filed suit against the owner of a Windermere property over allegations that a contract breach cost them thousands.

Alron Construction LLC seeks covered losses from Modern USA Insurance Co.

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 3, 2017, 8:37am

ORLANDO – An insurance company is accused by a construction company of breaching a homeowner's insurance policy.

Windmill Point Apartments tenant alleges she was injured in fall caused by AC unit

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 3, 2017, 8:42am

ORLANDO – A tenant of a Windmill Point apartment in Orlando alleges a leaking air conditioner caused her to fall.

Florida Supreme Court rules Miami civilian agency doesn't have power to subpoena police officer

Elizabeth Alt Jul. 3, 2017, 2:17pm

TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Supreme Court ruled June 22 in a unanimous decision that Miami’s Civilian Investigative Panel (CIP) cannot compel Miami police officers to appear before its board while under investigation.

Case of rejected St. Pete condo sale returns to trial court

Karen Kidd Jul. 3, 2017, 2:29pm

TAMPA — The sale of a St. Petersburg condo, which failed because the condominium association rejected the buyer shortly after the seller decided her listed price had been too low, will return the trial court.

Advocates say new Florida insurance law a victory for consumers

Mike Helenthal Jul. 3, 2017, 2:37pm

TALLAHASSEE — Consumer advocates are hailing a new Florida law requiring life insurance companies to inform policyholders of their right to consult with a professional before agreeing to changes in their policies.

American Integrity Insurance Co. of Florida accused of breaching contract with damage estimate

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 4, 2017, 7:50am

ORLANDO – An Orlando property owner has filed a suit against his insurer over the amount of damages his property allegedly sustained.

Fuller Construction Group alleged to owe more than $5,000 for supplies

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 4, 2017, 7:56am

ORLANDO – An Orange County business alleges it is owed for supplied it provided.