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Dynamic International Airways LLC, pilot accused of negligence after plane allegedly caught fire

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 28, 2017, 8:20am

Two airplane passengers are suing Dynamic International Airways LLC and Capt. Todd Thielbar, a pilot, for alleged negligence.

Golden Corral Corporation allegedly failed to prevent man from falling

Jenie Mallari-Torres Sep. 27, 2017, 8:05am

An individual is suing Golden Corral Corporation for alleged negligence.

Case against Phillip Morris USA Inc., R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company brought by widow to be re-tried

Dee Thompson Sep. 14, 2017, 8:27pm

The Florida Fourth District Court of Appeal has sided with Philip Morris USA Inc. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company in a case involving a widow who had won $13 million in a lawsuit that claimed her husband died due to the addictive nature of cigarettes.

Consumer accuses Bank of America of invasion of privacy, harassment

Cheyenne Dickerson Jan. 10, 2017, 6:54pm

TAMPA — On Dec. 8, Florida resident Jennifer McCambridge filed a complaint with the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida against the Bank of America claiming harassment and invasion of privacy against the business. 

Cayman legal students attend biannual Florida law clinic

Cassandra Stone Dec. 9, 2016, 9:23am

FORT LAUDERDALE -- Law students from Truman Bodden Law School took part in a Caribbean Law Clinic last month at Nova South Eastern Law School in Fort Lauderdale.

Jones Day argues that federal law on smoking lawsuits should preempt state laws

Dee Thompson Nov. 20, 2016, 10:27pm

TALLAHASSEE -- Attorney Gregory Katsas with Jones Day in Washington, representing tobacco company R.J. Reynolds, recently argued before the Florida Supreme Court that in Florida courts, the liability and negligence claims of smokers are preempted by federal law.

Multi-million-dollar claim by smoker against R.J. Reynolds denied

Michelle de Leon Oct. 22, 2016, 9:24pm

WEST PALM BEACH -- R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. was found not liable to pay for the health problems of a 70-year-old man who is suffering from emphysema.

Realtor’s suit against BoA, Nationstar Mortgage won't go class action, new team member says

Karen Kidd Jul. 29, 2016, 12:27pm

LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas Realtor Michael Bondi's almost 10-year battle against Nationstar Mortgage and Bank of America won't go class action, the Florida attorney who joined Bondi's legal team earlier this month said during a recent interview.