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New Jersey attorney disbarred in Florida over multiple complaints

TALLAHASSEE (Florida Record) — Miami attorney Cary G. Blake, a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, has been disbarred following a March 8 Florida Supreme Court order regarding allegations in a multiple client matter, according to a recent announcement by The Florida Bar.

Puente Construction Enterprises Inc. accused of unjust enrichment

A company is suing Puente Construction Enterprises Inc. for alleged breach of contract and unjust enrichment.

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.

Man alleges Prudential Insurance Co. of America wrongfully terminated benefits

MIAMI – A former employee of Tyco International Management alleges his disability benefits were wrongfully terminated.

Woman claims debt collector unlawfully charged $5 additional fee to make payment

MIAMI — A Miami woman is suing Contract Callers Inc., a debt collector, citing alleged unfair debt collection practices.

Opa Locka woman alleges Alabama debt collector violated FDCPA

MIAMI — A consumer is suing Maury Cobb Attorney at Law LLC, based in Alabama, citing alleged deceptive and misleading debt collection practices.

Hyman maintains AV Preeminent rating

Awarded to fewer than 10 percent of those registered

Consumer accuses Bank of America of invasion of privacy, harassment

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. 

Beneficiary alleges Prudential breached contract

FORT MYERS — A Lee County man is suing Prudential Insurance, alleging breach of contract.

Best Lawyers group names two ARHMF attorneys to 2017 ‘Lawyers of the Year’ list

CORAL GABLES, Florida – Two lawyers from Coral Gables law firm Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri LLP are recognized as “Lawyers of the Year” for 2017.

Construction lawyers added to Boyd & Jenerette's new Orlando office

ORLANDO -- Two new construction lawyers have joined the firm Boyd & Jenerette, which recently opened a new office in Orlando.

Baker Donelson’s Kelly Overstreet Johnson named to 2016 Florida Super Lawyers list

TALLAHASSEE – Kelly Overstreet Johnson, an executive from Baker Donelson, has been named a Florida Super Lawyer.  

Enhanced Recovery Company allegedly violated debt collection law

FORT LAUDERDALE — A consumer has filed suit against a debt collector for allegedly violating the law by engaging in deceptive, misleading and unfair debt collection practices.

The Prudential Insurance Co. allegedly denied woman disability payments

MIAMI — A woman has filed suit against an insurance company, claiming it allegedly denied her disability benefits for which she qualified.

Tennessee teenager awarded $70 million in Johnson & Johnson Risperdal case, more filings expected

PHILADEPHIA -- A jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson's (J&J) Janssen Pharmaceuticals unit to pay $70 million in compensatory damages to a 16-year-old Tennessee male who has developed large breasts as a result of being prescribed and ingesting the drug Risperdal.

Prudential Insurance Co. seeks court's help in determining policy beneficiaries

ORLANDO — The Prudential Insurance Co. of America is seeking the court's assistance in determining who is the beneficiary to a life insurance policy.

Hollywood woman files suit against debt collector in credit report dispute

MIAMI — A consumer is suing Pinnacle Credit Services LLC, a debt collector, citing alleged misrepresentation in debt collection.

Broward County man accuses company of misleading debt collection practices

MIAMI — A consumer is suing Wakefield & Associates Inc., a debt collector, alleging that it failed to list the plaintiff's credit account as "disputed by customer."

Administrative assistant alleges disability benefits were wrongfully terminated

MIAMI – A disabled woman alleges her disability benefits were wrongfully terminated by her insurance company, which believes she is able to return to work.

Man claims Verizon harassed him with calls over alleged debt

MIAMI – A Broward County man alleges he was harassed in an attempt to collect an alleged debt.