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Trio claims Granite Source Corp. did not pay them for overtime hours worked

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 11:04am

MIAMI — Three individuals have filed a class-action lawsuit against Granite Source Corp. and Carlos Gonzales for alleged unpaid overtime. 

Man claims Liberty Life Assurance Co. wrongly denied long-term disability payments

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 10:55am

MIAMI — A man has filed suit against Liberty Life Assurance Co. of Boston for allegedly denying his claim for long-term disability payments.

Woman alleges crew of cruise ship broke shoulder

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 9:12am

MIAMI – A New York woman claims the crew of a cruise ship broke her shoulder while providing assistance.

Financial Recovery Services Inc. accused of using misleading statements in letter

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 8:49am

MIAMI – A Deerfield Beach man claims a debt collector used misleading and false statements in an attempt to collect an alleged debt.

Ace American Insurance Co. accused of breach of contract in boat lawsuit

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 6:29am

TAMPA – Two Hillsborough County corporations have filed suit against an insurance company after a lawsuit over work done on a boat.

Plumber files claim against former employer for alleged unpaid overtime wages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 22, 2016, 2:44pm

TAMPA — A plumber has filed a class-action lawsuit against The Drain Team Inc and Peter Maccio for alleged unpaid overtime wages.

Insurance company files complaint seeking declaratory relief

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 22, 2016, 10:23am

ORLANDO — An insurance company has filed a complaint for declaratory relief after a policyholder was shot by a member of Tactic Security Enforcement's security team.  

Washington state man claims Orlando residents wrongfully accused him of stalking

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 22, 2016, 8:29am

TAMPA – A Washington man has filed a suit against two Orlando residents alleging they falsely accused him of stalking.

Man claims he is not responsible for alleged debt owed by late spouse

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 22, 2016, 8:19am

TAMPA – A Pasco County man claims a creditor continues to contact him regarding a debt allegedly owed by his late wife.

Former employee claims he was shorted overtime pay by Fitzgerald's of Pasco

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 21, 2016, 8:45pm

CLEARWATER — A man has filed a claim against his former employer, Fitzgerald's of Pasco Inc., alleging he wasn't paid for overtime hours he worked.

A consumer is suing debt collector for alleged unfair practices

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 19, 2016, 3:15pm

TAMPA — A consumer has filed a claim against Debski & Associates PA alleging that the debt collector used false, deceptive or misleading representations to collect debt. 

Former employees file suit against Nuterra Management, Legomatic Construction

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 19, 2016, 2:27pm

TAMPA — A former employee has filed a class-action lawsuit against joint employers Nuterra Management LLC and Legomatic Construction LLC for alleged unpaid wages.

Motorist files suit against State Farm for alleged improper claim settlement

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 19, 2016, 2:01pm

SANFORD — A motorist has filed a claim against State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company after she was involved in a car accident and allegedly did not receive full reimbursement from the insurance carrier.

Man files claim against CIGNA for alleged denial of disability payments

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 19, 2016, 12:45pm

ORLANDO — A man has filed a claim against Life Insurance Company of North America (CIGNA) for allegedly denying his disability payments in accordance with his disability policy.

Restaurant workers file claim against employers for alleged unpaid overtime, incorrect wages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 19, 2016, 12:37pm

ORLANDO — A group of servers has filed a class-action lawsuit against Mika Sushi LLC, Amura Japanese Restaurant Inc. and Scarlet Chung, restaurant owner, for allegedly not receiving correct wages and for unpaid overtime. 

Former employee files claim against Estep Construction for alleged unpaid overtime wages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 19, 2016, 12:18pm

ORLANDO — A former employee has filed a claim against Estep Construction Inc. and Jeffrey Estep, a general contractor, alleging he wasn't paid overtime wages.

Former employee files claim against Payless Shoesource alleging unpaid wages, wrongful termination

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 19, 2016, 12:10pm

ORLANDO — A former employee has filed a claim against Payless Shoesource Inc. for alleged unpaid wages and wrongful termination.

Consumer files suit against debt collector Ocwen Loan Servicing for alleged violation of federal law

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 19, 2016, 11:59am

JACKSONVILLE — A consumer has filed suit against Ocwen Loan Servicing LLC alleging the debt collector violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act by placing non-emergency telephone calls with an automatic telephone dialing system, and allegedly repeatedly called the consumer over a four-year period. 

Man alleges hidden hole in parking lot caused him to fall

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 18, 2016, 11:54am

ORLANDO – An Orange County man alleges he was injured while walking on a West Landstreet Road property.

Aetna accused of breach of contract after terminating disability benefits

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 18, 2016, 9:42am

PENSACOLA – A Massachusetts man alleges his insurer breached their contract when it wrongfully terminated his disability benefits.