Short Plaintiff Descriptionan individualDefendant NameCarnival corporationShort Defendant Descriptioncruise corporationPlaintiff Name(s)Ruth LasherShort AllegationnegligenceDate Lawsuit/Complaint was Filed2016-01-07Court NameU.S.
News from January 2016
MIAMI—A man alleges a body shop neglected to pay overtime during his six years of working as a car polisher.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.—Florida music producers recently filed a suit against a company for alleged fraudulent actions regarding promotion of an album by R&B singer Mario.
VIERA — The Space Coast Law School invites all members of the public to join their free legal seminar as they prepare to launch into their 2016 semester.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.—A Florida woman filed a federal claim against a debt-collection company that allegedly tried to collect an unsubstantiated debt from her.
PENSACOLA—An employee of an offshore transportation service provider filed a federal lawsuit against an insurance company, alleging it denied his right to disability benefits in violation of a 1974 act that protects retirement income.
MIAMI—A Colorado-based model is suing a plumbing business over alleged unauthorized use of her photograph for advertisements in the Southern Florida region.
MIAMI — As president-elect designate for the Florida Bar in 2017, attorney Michael J. Higer brings a long history of service to the position.
MIAMI—A Florida cosmetics company is suing another business in the state alleging it has used trademarked wording.
MIAMI—A Lee County woman is suing a cruise line over allegations that her arm was injured when an employee struck her with a heavy door.
Short Plaintiff Descriptionan individualDefendant NameCosta CrociereShort Defendant Descriptioncruise companyPlaintiff Name(s)John DistefanoShort AllegationnegligenceDate Lawsuit/Complaint was Filed2016-01-15Court NameU.S.
A ship-repair company is filing suit against the cruise ship Americana for allegations of unpaid services and seeks foreclosure of the vessel.
A Jacksonville company is suing over allegations that the defendants, headquartered in Taiwan, shipped faulty faucets and shower stalls, and then interfered with the plaintiff's ability to conduct business.
MIAMI – A Florida towing and transportation company is suing motor vessel Maraton for allegedly unpaid services.
MIAMI – A New York man filed a claim against Costa Crociere and its cruise ship, the Costa Mediterranea for neglecting to provide a safe environment, which led to an alleged knee injury.
OCALA – A former Dunkin Donuts employee filed a lawsuit against her employers over allegations of refusing to pay minimum wage and overtime.
JACKSONVILLE – A Nassau County man is suing Spears Coastline Plastics, alleging the chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC) pipe manufacturer intentionally neglected to pay for owed overtime.
MIAMI – A Hollywood company is suing over allegedly false claims made by a competitor regarding the competitor's energy bars.
FORT LAUDERDALE—A media corporation based in the Philippines and California is suing over alleged trademark and copyright infringement.
MIAMI — A Carnival Cruise Lines passenger is suing the Panamanian corporation for alleged negligence resulting in a disembarkation injury.