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Customer blames Largo restaurant for injuries

CLEARWATER — A customer is suing a Largo restaurant owner, alleging negligence led to injuries to the plaintiff.

Pinellas Park patient accuses medical practitioners of negligence

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas Park patient is suing medical practitioners, alleging negligence and vicarious liability.

Clearwater homeowners allege insurer failed to cover hurricane damage

CLEARWATER — Two Clearwater homeowners are suing an insurance company, alleging breach of contract.

Consumer accuses Florida company of violating FCCPA

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County man is suing a Florida company, alleging illegal actions in trying to collect and alleged debt..

Parent blames dog owners, softball academy for pet's attack on son

CLEARWATER — A parent is suing a dog owner and a St. Petersburg softball academy, alleging negligence and strict liability.

Florida’s 3rd District Court of Appeal rules in island development case

Florida’s 3rd District Court of Appeal has handed down an opinion in the latest in the string of disputes over development by Two Islands Development Corp.

11th Circuit affirms lower court decision in two Broward County education cases

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit has affirmed a lower court’s ruling in an Individuals with Disabilities Education Act case that has traversed the state’s court system for more than a decade.

Bad Science at NIOSH?

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) was established by the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 as a research agency focused on the study of worker safety and health.

Loaner alleges Orange County company owes nearly $15,000

ORLANDO — An Orange County man is suing a local company, alleging breach of contract.

Customer blames Bravo for injuries

ORLANDO — A customer is suing a Bravo store in Orlando, alleging negligence caused her to fall and suffer injuries.

Wheelchair operator alleges motorist ran into him

CLEARWATER — A disabled Pinellas County man is suing a motorist, alleging she negligently ran into him.

Gulfport couple alleges AIG failed to cover water damages

CLEARWATER — A Gulfport couple is suing an insurer, alleging breach of contract.

Class counsel awarded more than $2 million share of Trump golf club judgment fund

A court has granted award of attorney's fees in a case involving Trump National Golf Club Jupiter and The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club & Spa Jupiter.

USAA Casualty accused of breach of contract

CLEARWATER — Policyholders are suing USAA Casualty Insurance Company alleging breach of contract.

Orange County School board accused of negligence after child falls off playground equipment

ORLANDO — A girl's parent is suing a school district over allegations it was negligent in keeping school grounds safe for children.

Garbageman accuses Disposall of violating FLSA

ORLANDO — An employee is suing a disposal service, alleging breach of contract for unpaid wages and refusal to provide workers' compensation claim.

Orange Lake Resorts accused of violating Florida Civil Rights Act

ORLANDO — A former employee is suing the Orange Lake Country Club alleging violations of the Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992 and retaliation.

Epoch Development accused of violating Florida's Civil Rights Act

ORLANDO — A former employee is suing Epoch Development LLC, a Florida corporation, alleging violation of the Florida Civil Rights Act (FCRA).

Coach who bullied Miami Dolphins player loses defamation suit

The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that Miami Dolphins offensive line coach James Turner, who was fired in 2014 for bullying a player, has no case against the law firm that investigated the bullying incident.

House bill would reduce man's jury award by over $2 million

A man who was injured in an Orlando crash involving a county employee may be awarded $750,000 by Orange County rather than a $2.9 million award from a 2012 jury trial.