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Motorist alleges State Farm failed to provide crash coverage

FORT LAUDERDALE — A Broward County woman is suing a motorist and insurance company, alleging negligence and breach of contract.

Florida court reverses orders in dispute between Sweetwater mayor, commission

MIAMI – A Florida appeals court has reversed two final summary judgment orders in favor of Sweetwater Mayor Orlando Lopez.

Florida appeals court reverses ruling in insurance case

A Florida court has reversed a decision concerning deductibles, ruling in favor of insurance companies rather than health care providers.

Opioid judge doesn't want media to know details of settlement talks

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CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) - The judge overseeing multidistrict litigation against opioid manufacturers and distributors has named the teams of lawyers who will try to negotiate a settlement of hundreds of federal lawsuits - a complex task given parallel investigations and litigation by state attorneys general and potentially conflicting goals of private attorneys and their government counterparts.

Usual Suspects: Lawyers used to getting their way in MDL process to lead opioid litigation

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CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) - There will be a lot of familiar faces in U.S. District Judge Dan Polster’s courtroom in Cleveland on Jan. 31, when lawyers gather for a hearing on multidistrict litigation against the nation’s opioid manufacturers and distributors.

Miami attorney found in contempt, suspended fourth time since 2014

Miami attorney Kenneth Joseph Kukec has been suspended for one year following a Sept. 22 Florida Supreme Court order after he was found in contempt for failing to comply with requirements of previous suspensions that stem for cocaine charges in 2014.

Customer blames Walgreens for injuries

&&& ORLANDO — A Duval County woman is suing Walgreens, alleging negligence led to her suffering injuries in a fall.

McDonald's Corporation allegedly failed to prevent woman from falling

An individual is suing McDonald's Corporation for alleged negligence.

D&B Company of Pinellas, others accused of breach of contract

A company is suing D&B Company of Pinellas, Suncoast Kitchens LLC d/b/a Suncoast Meal Prep, Dante Guarascio and Barbara Guarascio for alleged breach of contract.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit sides with body shops in battle against insurance companies

A panel of judges for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit has overturned a decision from a lower court that had dismissed complaints filed by five auto body shops against State Farm, alleging federal antitrust and state tort claims.

Kmart Corporation accused of negligence

A woman is suing Kmart Corporation for alleged negligence.

Lawyer says many companies unaware of Americans with Disabilities Act website requirements

Though closed captioning, text to speech and sticky keys are not issues the average internet user worries about, they are for the visually impaired, which is why a group has claimed that Grubhub's website is not compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Walgreens store accused of negligence

A customer is suing Walgreen Co. d/b/a Walgreens Store #6391 and Jane Doe, its employee, for alleged negligence.

Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeal decision paves way for Sears to sublease part of store

For a retailer with little to cheer about, a decision by Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeal was a home run for Sears, Roebuck & Co., overturning a lower court ruling in favor of Gardens Mall and the City of Palm Beach Gardens and paving the way for the store to sublease the second floor of its store to a sporting goods chain.

Federal Business Systems Corporation Government Division accused of breach of contract

A technology company is suing Federal Business Systems Corporation Government Division, a foreign company, citing alleged breach of contract.

Woman alleges injuries as passenger in state Route 54 crash

CLEARWATER – A Pasco County woman alleges that she was injured in a collision with an underinsured motorist.

Consumer claims Hyundai Elantra has defects

CLEARWATER – A Florida woman alleges that a Hyundai vehicle she purchased has defects that have not been repaired.

Motorist alleges injuries after collision with underinsured driver in Pinellas County

CLEARWATER – A woman is seeking underinsured motorist benefits from her insurer after a collision on Ulmerton Road.

Appeals court rules in favor of J.P. Morgan Securities in $25 million investment case

A $25 million investment that went awry for a Florida company recently ended with an appeal before Florida's Fifth District Court of Appeal.

Former NFL star filed over 100 lawsuits against businesses not ADA compliant

FORT LAUDERDALE – Former NFL star and Super Bowl champion Lional Dalton of the Baltimore Ravens sued over 100 businesses for federal Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) violations over a year ago.