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Court dismisses Performance Industries' infringement case against Australian-based motorcycle parts vendor

By Takesha Thomas | Jan 16, 2019

TAMPA – The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida recently granted an an Australian-based motorcycle parts vendor a motion to dismiss a copyright infringement case filed by Florida-based motorcycle parts vendor Performance Industries Manufacturing Inc.

Judge dismisses several claims against University Community Hospital in debt collection case

By Takesha Thomas | Jan 16, 2019

TAMPA –The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida recently granted several motions by University Community Hospital, doing business as Florida Hospital Carrollwood, in a suit alleging the hospital falsely acted as a debt collector.

NELSON MULLINS: Associate Jason Lambert Appointed President of Tampa Bay NARI

By Press release submission | Jan 16, 2019

Nelson Mullins Broad and Cassel associate Jason S. Lambert has been appointed to serve as president of the Tampa Bay area chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI).

HOLLAND & KNIGHT: Holland & Knight Hires Tax Controversy Partner from NextEra Energy, Inc

By Press release submission | Jan 16, 2019

James Dawson has joined Holland & Knight's West Palm Beach office as a partner in the South Florida Litigation Practice Group.

Court dismisses case over popular game Left Center Right due to lack of jurisdiction

By Charmaine Little | Jan 16, 2019

FORT MYERS -- A legal dispute over the trademarked game Left Center Right (LCR) was dismissed in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida Fort Myers Division on Dec. 27.

Court denies judgment in employment discrimination case against Brevard County sheriff

By Takesha Thomas | Jan 16, 2019

ORLANDO -- A U.S. district court in Florida has denied a motion for summary judgment filed in an employment discrimination case against the Brevard County sheriff.

Judge denies HR company's bid to dismiss in background check class action

By Takesha Thomas | Jan 16, 2019

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A district judge has denied a motion to dismiss filed by a human resources company after it provided background checks to companies without authorization.

Judge denies hotel group's bid for dismissal in racial discrimination case

By Takesha Thomas | Jan 16, 2019

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A Florida judge has denied a motion for summary judgement filed by a hotel group over a racial discrimination lawsuit.

Pinellas County motorist alleges Tennessee driver's negligence caused St. Petersburg crash

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 16, 2019

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County woman is suing a Tennessee driver, alleging negligence caused a crash in St. Petersburg that injured the plaintiff.

Pasco County motorist alleges another driver caused Oldsmar collision

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 16, 2019

CLEARWATER — A Pasco County driver is suing a Pinellas County motorist, alleging negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff.

Guardian sues Surgical Associates of West Florida, citing neglect

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 16, 2019

A natural guardian is suing Surgical Associates of West Florida PA, a medical company, citing alleged negligence.

Orange County motorist alleges another driver's negligence caused crash

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 16, 2019

ORLANDO — A Orange County motorist is suing another driver, alleging his negligence caused a crash that injured the plaintiff.

Insured motorist alleges State Farm failed to cover crash damages

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 16, 2019

CLEARWATER — An insured motorist is suing State Farm, alleging breach of an insurance policy after a crash.

Pinellas County residents allege Vermont motorist caused crash

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 16, 2019

CLEARWATER — Two Pinellas County residents are suing a Vermont motorist, alleging her negligence caused a crash.

Property owner claims real estate agent withheld rent and security deposits

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 16, 2019

A property owner is suing Robert Harrison Richmond, a real estate agent, citing alleged conversion.

Production events company and its manager accused of fraud amounting to $155,000

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 16, 2019

A Florida resident is suing a production company and its manager alleging fraud amounting to $155,000.

Employees claim Florida hospital violated FLMA, overtime laws

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 16, 2019

Employees have filed a class-action lawsuit against Baycare Health System Inc., a Florida hospital, citing alleged unpaid wages, retaliation and violations of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and the Florida Workers’ Compensation Act (FWCA).

Husband and wife sue American Integrity Insurance Company of Florida, citing breach of contract

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 16, 2019

A husband and wife are suing American Integrity Insurance Company of Florida, an insurer, citing alleged breach of contract.

Couple says Tower Hill Preferred Insurance Company didn't pay legitimate claim

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 16, 2019

A couple filed a class-action lawsuit against an insurance company, citing alleged breach of contract.

Creditor claims real estate broker, company defaulted on loans

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 16, 2019

A Florida resident is suing a real estate broker and a company, citing alleged fraud, unjust enrichment and unpaid debt.

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