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Flogrown claims Dixie Heritage is selling counterfeit clothing using its mark

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 4:32pm

MIAMI – An Orlando apparel company alleges a retail company is selling counterfeit versions of its clothing.

Macaluso's & Co. Inc. alleged to have not paid minimum wages

Mike Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 4:18pm

MIAMI – A former server for a Miami-Beach restaurant alleges she was not paid for all the hours that she worked during her employment.

Individuals allege motorist's negligence caused Orlando collision

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 3:33pm

ORLANDO – Four individuals allege they were injured after a motor vehicle accident in Orlando.

Appeals court rules lower court was wrong to dismiss Florida homeowner's construction defect lawsuit

Charmaine Little Apr. 24, 2017, 3:27pm

LAKE COUNTY — The 5th District Court of Appeal in Florida has ruled on behalf of a Florida homeowner in a defection case that a trial court was wrong to dismiss the case.

Disabled person alleges Big Louie's Pizzeria wouldn't allow service animal

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 3:24pm

FORT LAUDERDALE – A hearing impaired man alleges he faced discriminatory treatment at a Fort Lauderdale family-style Italian restaurant because of his service animal.

Former employee accuses Paradise Parking System, Double Park of labor law violations

Noddy A. Fernandez Apr. 24, 2017, 3:06pm

MIAMI – A former valet parking attendant alleges his employers failed to pay him a minimum wage.

Florida health care law firm steps up asset preservation efforts

John Sammon Apr. 24, 2017, 3:05pm

DELRAY BEACH — Malpractice lawsuits and regulatory laws in Florida that impact doctors and other health care providers have been increasing in recent years, along with requests from health care professionals on how they can protect themselves, leading attorney firms specializing in the field to provide more services.

Norwegian Cruise Lines passenger alleges injuries after collision on water slide with another passenger

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 2:53pm

MIAMI – A Miami-Dade County woman alleges she was injured on a water slide on a cruise ship.

Manion Gaynor opens Miami office, hires new partner

Corinne Lincoln-Pinheiro Apr. 24, 2017, 2:51pm

MIAMI — Manion Gaynor & Manning (MG+M) recently opened its Miami office with a new partner at its helm.

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.

'House mom' alleges The Playhouse Gentlemen's Club did not pay minimum, overtime wages

Mike Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 10:13am

MIAMI – A former employee of a West Park adult nightclub alleges she was not paid during her employment.

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.

Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino accused of failing to pay employees the minimum wage rate

Mike Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 9:57am

MIAMI – A former poker dealer alleges a casino failed to pay her a minimum wage.

Royal Caribbean passenger files suit after slipping on liquid allegedly left on cafe floor

Mike Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 9:51am

MIAMI – A woman alleges she fractured her wrist after a fall on a Royal Caribbean ship.

Deals on Wheels of the Palm Beaches Inc. alleged to have not paid minimum, overtime wages

Mike Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 9:44am

WEST PALM BEACH – A former employee of a West Palm Beach tire and wheel business alleges he was not paid a minimum wage during his employment.

Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association supports proposed parental leave rule

Sara McCleary Apr. 23, 2017, 6:01pm

The Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association (JWLA) has been added to the list of groups supporting a proposed rule that would ensure judges grant continuances for parental leave, provided it would cause no substantial harm to the opposition.

Proposals for settlements on the rise in Florida

Charmaine Little Apr. 23, 2017, 5:50pm

Proposals for settlements (PFSs) are on the rise for the insured in Florida, but are they really more cost-effective than completing the litigation process?

Wal-Mart employee allowed stack of tables to fall on shopper, suit claims

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 23, 2017, 12:33pm

ORLANDO — A woman is suing Wal-Mart Stores East LP d/b/a Walmart Super Center, citing alleged negligence for a store accident in which a stack of tables fell on her arm.

Woman says she fell off improperly assembled bed at Balaji Investments property

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 23, 2017, 12:23pm

FORT LAUDERDALE — A woman is suing Balaji Investments Inc., a hotel property owner, citing alleged negligence for a fall and injuries she says she experienced in her room.

Broward County man sues Citizens Property for invalidly denying coverage

Jenie Mallari-Torres Apr. 23, 2017, 10:17am

FORT LAUDERDALE — A Broward County resident is suing Citizens Property Insurance Corporation, alleging the insurer wrongly denied his claim.