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West Palm Beach attorney disbarred over failure to communicate with clients, withholding settlements

Karen Kidd Aug. 2, 2017, 8:00am

West Palm Beach attorney Mirta Desir has been disbarred following a May 11 Florida Supreme Court order over Desir's alleged failure to communicate with clients, not giving a full refund, withholding a file and refusing a bar arbitrator's order to issue funds from a settlement.

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S. Inc. accused of negligence

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 2, 2017, 7:02am

A patron is suing Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S. Inc. for alleged negligence.

Capitol Preferred Insurance Company Inc. accused of breach of contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 2, 2017, 6:58am

A Florida resident is suing Capitol Preferred Insurance Company Inc. for alleged breach of contract.

Villas De Tuscany Condominium Association Inc. accuses condo owner of breach of contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 2, 2017, 6:51am

A condominium operator is suing Natalie Wongsam, an unit owner, for alleged breach of contract.

Heritage Property & Casualty Insurance Company accused of not complying with terms of insurance policy

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 2, 2017, 6:48am

Homeowners are suing Heritage Property & Casualty Insurance Company for alleged breach of contract.

Publix Super Markets Inc. accused of negligence

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 2, 2017, 6:44am

A patron is suing Publix Super Markets Inc. for alleged negligence.

Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Company accused of breaching insurance policy

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 1, 2017, 7:25pm

Florida residents are suing Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Company for alleged breach of contract.

Homeowners Choice Property & Casualty Insurance Company Inc. accused of breaching contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 1, 2017, 7:21pm

A property owner is suing Homeowners Choice Property & Casualty Insurance Company Inc. for alleged breach of contract.

ALDI accused of negligence

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 1, 2017, 7:16pm

A customer is suing ALDI Inc. for alleged negligence.

Wilton Manors Health & Rehabilitation Center accused of negligence, wrongful death

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 1, 2017, 7:10pm

The representative of the estate of a deceased patient is suing Palm Court NH LLC d/b/a Wilton Manors Health & Rehabilitation Center, Greystone Healthcare Management Corporation and Barbara Ynanz-Artiles for alleged negligence and wrongful death.

Omega Insurance Company accused of breach of contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 1, 2017, 6:57pm

Property owners are suing Omega Insurance Company for alleged breach of contract.

Florida Fourth District Court of Appeal grants rehearing in fraud case

Todd Barnett Aug. 1, 2017, 9:07am

A Florida appeals court has granted a motion for rehearing in the state attorney general's fraud case against a Broward County foreclosure relief company and its top officer.

Florida Fourth District Court of Appeal rules ex-wife cannot recover court costs from ex-husband's current wife

Todd Barnett Aug. 1, 2017, 8:55am

The former wife of a Fort Lauderdale man has lost her bid in a Florida appeals court to force her ex-husband’s new wife to pay legal fees stemming from an effort to recover past-due alimony

Florida Fourth District Court of Appeal rules in favor of City of Pompano Beach in land-lease dispute

Laura Halleman Jul. 31, 2017, 7:48pm

The Florida Fourth District Court of Appeal has overturned a decision on a land-lease agreement between Nancy Beatty and the City of Pompano Beach, instead ruling in the city’s favor.

Gulf Breeze attorney disbarred after guilty plea to 13 felonies

Karen Kidd Jul. 31, 2017, 4:00pm

Gulf Breeze attorney Richard Michael Colbert has been disbarred following a May 11 Florida Supreme Court order after his guilty plea to 13 felonies including theft, embezzlement, misappropriation, money laundering, and bank and mail fraud.

Married couple accuses Orlando Leased Housing Associates I, Dominium Management Services LLC of negligence

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 31, 2017, 2:20pm

A married couple is suing Orlando Leased Housing Associates I and Dominium Management Services LLC, property managers, for alleged negligence.

Focus Development LLC allegedly breached contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 31, 2017, 2:14pm

A subcontractor is suing Focus Development LLC for alleged breach of contract.

Patient takes podiatric physician to court over deep vein thrombosis

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 31, 2017, 2:06pm

A man is suing Michael Rivera DPM, a podiatric physician, for alleged negligence.

Universal Property and Casualty Insurance Company accused of failing to pay benefits to policyholder

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 31, 2017, 1:42pm

A homeowner is suing Universal Property and Casualty Insurance Company, citing alleged breach of contract.

Southern Fidelity Insurance Company accused of breach of contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Jul. 31, 2017, 1:35pm

A Florida resident is suing Southern Fidelity Insurance Company for alleged breach of contract.