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Philadelphia attorney, suspended four times in two states in 20 years, disbarred in Florida

Karen Kidd Aug. 18, 2017, 2:17pm

Philadelphia attorney Robert Philip Tuerk, practicing in Florida for about five years, has been disbarred following a July 20 Florida Supreme Court order after violating the terms of an August 2016 order, according to a recent Florida State Bar report.

Florida couple wins foreclosure appeal against Situs Investments

Charmaine Little Jun. 16, 2017, 10:00pm

A Florida appeals court recently ruled in favor of a Florida couple after a trial court awarded their creditor $118,000, including $89,000 in unpaid principal, in a foreclosure case.

Attorney Murray Greenberg remembered

Christopher Mobley Jan. 31, 2017, 9:34am

MIAMI — Murray Austin Greenberg, a longtime attorney and law professor in the Miami area, died Dec. 31, 2016, at age 73 after losing a long battle with lymphoma, according to a report by the Miami Herald.

Florida Supreme Court ruling could affect nursing home contracts

Kate Jacobson Nov. 10, 2016, 10:29pm

TALLAHASSEE -- A recent Florida Supreme Court ruling addressing the issue of whether nursing homes can enforce arbitration contracts when residents try to sue has surfaced.

Voters engaging in vote trading for upcoming presidential election

Christopher Knoll Nov. 3, 2016, 10:54am

WASHINGTON -- The strong opposition some people have toward presidential candidate Donald Trump has led to the resurrection of a practice started back in 2000.

Man files suit seeking reinstatement of disability benefits from LINA

Wadi Reformado Sep. 23, 2016, 10:28am

MIAMI – An employee of GTECH Corp. alleges his insurer wrongfully denied him disability benefits.

Brevard County man alleges LINA wrongfully terminated disability benefits

Wadi Reformado Sep. 21, 2016, 6:15am

ORLANDO – A Brevard County man employed by Florida Institute of Technology alleges his disability benefits were wrongfully terminated.

Life Insurance Co. of North America allegedly wrongly denied long-term disability payments

Wadi Reformado Sep. 5, 2016, 3:28pm

MIAMI — A woman claims her long-term disability payments were allegedly terminated for unjust reasons.

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.

Man files suit over claims he was wrongfully denied disability benefits

Wadi Reformado Aug. 18, 2016, 9:59am

JACKSONVILLE – A Duval County man alleges he was wrongfully denied disability benefits.

Man files suit seeking reinstatement to disability benefits from LINA

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 17, 2016, 5:56am

PENSACOLA – A Massachusetts man has filed suit against his insurance company alleging it wrongfully terminated his disability benefits.

Employee sues insurance firm over alleged violation of ERISA

Wadi Reformado Aug. 11, 2016, 10:48am

An employee is suing Life Insurance Company of North America claiming she was denied long-term disability benefits.

Woman alleges benefits were wrongfully denied to her

Wadi Reformado Aug. 2, 2016, 12:42pm

JACKSONVILLE – A Nassau County woman alleges long-term disability benefits were wrongfully denied to her.

Man alleges he was disabled from car accident and wrongfully terminated from benefits

Wadi Reformado Jul. 20, 2016, 1:25pm

TAMPA – A Pasco County man alleges he was terminated from receiving long-term disability benefits despite still being disabled.

Disabled Charlotte County woman claims benefits were wrongfully terminated

Wadi Reformado Jul. 13, 2016, 12:04pm

FORT MYERS – A Charlotte County woman alleges that she is disabled due to severe osteoporosis and that her insurance company wrongfully terminated her benefits.

Woman accuses LINA of wrongfully terminating benefits

Wadi Reformado Jul. 5, 2016, 1:01pm

MIAMI – A woman alleges her disability benefits were wrongfully terminated.

Woman claims LINA wrongfully denied benefits

The Florida Record Jun. 21, 2016, 3:11pm

MIAMI – A disabled woman is suing Life Insurance Co. of North America claiming it wrongfully denied her benefits.

LINA accused of wrongfully terminating woman's disability benefits

The Florida Record Jun. 14, 2016, 1:55pm

MIAMI – A former Health First employee alleges her disability benefits were wrongfully terminated.

Man claims Xarelto caused damages

The Florida Record May 23, 2016, 10:36am

MIAMI – A man has filed a suit against multiple pharmaceutical companies alleging a prescription drug caused life-threatening bleeding.

LINA accused of wrongfully terminating benefits

The Florida Record May 13, 2016, 7:48pm

MIAMI – A registered nurse alleges her long-term disability benefits were wrongfully terminated.