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Consumer alleges Black & Decker negligence led to table saw injury

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 15, 2019

CLEARWATER — A customer suing Stanley Black & Decker, alleging strict liability and manufacturing defect with a table saw that injured the plaintiff.

Consumer accuses Michigan financial business of abusive debt collection practices

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 27, 2018

CLEARWATER — A Tarpon Springs man is suing a Michigan financial corporation, alleging abusive debt collection practices.

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Billionaire mega-donor Steyer picks favorite AG hopefuls; More global warming cases possible

By John O'Brien | Sep 13, 2018

Democrat challengers aspiring to become the top lawyers in their states have received financial boosts from Tom Steyer, a billionaire investor and environmental activist who some feel is a driving force behind the recent string of climate change lawsuits struggling to persuade judges to punish the energy industry.

Woman claims Aetna failed to properly review benefits claim

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Apr 9, 2017

MIAMI — A Duke Energy employee is suing Aetna Life Insurance Company, claiming Aetna wrongly terminated her long-term disability benefits.

Woman claims Aetna wrongfully terminated long-term disability benefits

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Apr 1, 2017

MIAMI — A woman is suing Aetna Life Insurance Company, citing alleged breach of contract for denying her long-term disability claims.

Aetna Life accused of wrongfully denying woman's claim for disability benefits

By Wadi Reformado | Nov 17, 2016

MIAMI – A former employee of Canton Potsdam Hospital alleges she is disabled but her claim for benefits was wrongfully denied.

Ally employee seeks reinstatement to Hartford Life disability benefits

By Wadi Reformado | Sep 23, 2016

MIAMI – An Ally Financial employee alleges an insurance firm wrongfully terminated her disability benefits.

Hartford Fire Insurance Co. allegedly failed to pay employees overtime wages

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 21, 2016

ORLANDO — Former employees have filed a class-action lawsuit against an insurance company for allegedly failing to pay them overtime wages.

Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Co. allegedly unjustly denied woman long-term disability payments

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 2, 2016

MIAMI — A woman claims she allegedly has been wrongly denied long-term disability payments.

Man seeks reinstatement to disability benefits from Hartford Life

By Wadi Reformado | Sep 2, 2016

MIAMI – A Publix Super Markets employee alleges he was wrongfully terminated from receiving disability benefits.

Widow claims Hartford Life wrongfully denied her benefit claim

By Wadi Reformado | Aug 22, 2016

ORLANDO – A widow alleges a Connecticut insurance company unlawfully denied her benefits from her late husband's insurance policy.

Florida attorney general tries to halt merger between major insurance companies

By Dawn Geske | Aug 14, 2016

TALLAHASSEE – A merger between two insurance companies is being blocked by a lawsuit filed by Florida's attorney general's office.

Hartford Life, Denali alleged to have not provided paper needed for benefits appeal

By Wadi Reformado | Aug 8, 2016

PENSACOLA – A man alleges paperwork he needed to file an appeal of the termination of his disability benefits was not provided as requested.

Plan participant accuses Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Co. of wrongful termination of benefits

By The Florida Record | Apr 26, 2016

MIAMI – A former Galliano Marine Service employee alleges his long-term disability benefits were wrongfully terminated.

Disabled employee sues plan administrator

By The Florida Record | Apr 14, 2016

JACKSONVILLE – A Nassau County woman alleges her insurance company wrongfully denied her benefits.

Man sues Hartford Life over alleged denial of benefits

By The Florida Record | Mar 17, 2016

TAMPA – A former employee of Wood Group Management Services Inc. alleges that his insurance company denied his disability benefits.

Woman sues over termination of disability benefits

By The Florida Record | Mar 2, 2016

MIAMI — A woman is suing an insurance company that she says improperly terminated her long-term disability benefits.

Woman claims insurer improperly cut off benefits

By The Florida Record | Feb 23, 2016

MIAMI — A former Publix supermarket worker is suing Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Company, claiming the insurer improperly stopped paying her long-term disability benefits.

Mapei accuses Laticrete of unauthorized trademark use

By Robert Hadley | Jan 31, 2016

FORT LAUDERDALE – An Italian company that manufactures flooring adhesives is suing Laticrete International in a dispute over the unauthorized use of its trademarked logo.

Hartford Life facing suit after cutting off man's disability benefits

By Annie Hunt | Jan 21, 2016

TAMPA—A Pinellas County man alleges a national insurance company violated the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) by cutting off his disability benefits.

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