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Homeowners allege Pembroke Pines home was damaged by water line, seeks benefits from insurer

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 16, 2017, 10:04am

FORT LAUDERDALE – The owners of a Pembroke Pines home allege their insurer failed to timely evaluate and pay the full amount of benefits.

JSS Property Professionals Inc. alleged to have provided defective work

Ma. Angelica Saylo Pilo Jun. 16, 2017, 9:58am

CLEARWATER – A nonprofit alleges that work it hired to have done on its property was defective.

Man alleges raised sprinkler at Pasadena Shopping Center caused fall

Ma. Angelica Saylo Pilo Jun. 16, 2017, 9:43am

CLEARWATER – A man who has a dental office at the Pasadena Shopping Center alleges he was injured by negligent conditions of the center's parking lot.

Property owner alleges Tower Hill Preferred Insurance Co. breached contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 16, 2017, 9:36am

FORT LAUDERDALE – A Miramar homeowner alleges her insurer did not pay her a sufficient amount to cover water damage to her property.

Former employee alleges he is owed unpaid overtime wages from Cool Blue H2O

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 16, 2017, 9:23am

ORLANDO – A Longwood man alleges he was not paid overtime while employed by a food truck fabrication business in Orlando.

Woman accuses Hatalom Systems LLC, Hatalom Corp. of fraudulent transfer

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 16, 2017, 9:12am

ORLANDO – A Seminole County woman alleges that she was not fully paid for the transfer for member units.

Man files suit against Orlando dog owners after animal allegedly injured him

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 16, 2017, 8:52am

ORLANDO – A Lake County man has filed suit over the owners of a Rottweiler mix dog after the animal allegedly attacked him.

Man alleges supplement purchased from Nature's Market and Fitness Inc. caused injuries

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 16, 2017, 8:38am

ORLANDO – An Orange County man alleges he was injured by taking a supplement marketed under the name methasterone.

American Integrity Insurance Co. of Florida alleged to have undervalued damages to property

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 16, 2017, 8:08am

ORLANDO – Two Orlando property owners allege their insurer undervalued the extent of weather damage to their property.

Texas woman alleges she is entitled to life insurance policy benefits

Ma. Angelica Saylo Pilo Jun. 16, 2017, 7:59am

CLEARWATER – A Texas woman is seeking declaratory relief from the court regarding the benefits from two life insurance policies.

Lauderdale Lakes property owners seek declaratory relief in insurance despite

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 16, 2017, 7:47am

FORT LAUDERDALE – A couple is seeking the court's interpretation of an insurance policy regarding damages sustained to a property.

Appeals court sides with Wells Fargo in dispute over evidence of mortgage payments

Charmaine Little Jun. 15, 2017, 7:50pm

A Florida appeals court recently ruled that Wells Fargo Bank can provide a borrower’s loan payment history and used a screenshot of payment history as evidence of defaulting on a mortgage.

Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeal overturns injunction against woman whose husband allegedly had affair

Charmaine Little Jun. 15, 2017, 7:50pm

A Florida appeals court recently threw out a woman’s claims of repeated violence and stalking against her lover’s wife.

Appeals court allows Symcon Development Group Corporation to intervene in property dispute

Charmaine Little Jun. 15, 2017, 7:50pm

A Florida appeals court recently reversed a lower court’s decision to bar a company from joining a property dispute.

Federal judge dismisses debt collection violation suit against Transworld Systems

Richard Jones Jun. 15, 2017, 3:29pm

MIAMI — A district judge has granted a motion to dismiss in favor of Transworld Systems Inc. in a case in which a Florida man alleges violations of the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA).

Miami mayor's petition for review of protective order denied in personal-injury case

Shanice Harris Jun. 15, 2017, 3:21pm

MIAMI – The 3rd District Court of Appeal has denied a petition filed by Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado and City Manager Daniel Alfonso for review of a lower court's denial of their motions for a protective order in a personal-injury lawsuit.

Property appraisal case between Palm Beach County homeowners, appraiser continues

Charmaine Little Jun. 15, 2017, 3:02pm

PALM BEACH COUNTY — A case between homeowners and an appraiser over a home's value continues an appeals court gave its opinion May 31.

State appeals court extinguishes firefighters' challenge of governor's veto

Todd Barnett Jun. 15, 2017, 1:49pm

MIAMI — A Florida appeals court upheld the dismissal of a case levied by the International Association of Firefighters Local S-20, Florida State Fire Service Association, charging Gov. Rick Scott with promoting unfair labor practices following his veto of a proposed raise for state firefighters.

Former employee accuses Fogo De Chao Churrascaria (Orlando) LLC of discrimination

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 15, 2017, 10:20am

ORLANDO – An Osceola County woman formerly employed by a Brazilian steakhouse in Orlando alleges she was discriminated against because of her pregnancy.

Grandview Isles Townhomes Owners Association Inc. alleges community has defects

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jun. 15, 2017, 10:12am

ORLANDO – A homeowners' association alleges that the townhome community it represents violates building codes.