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Sanford property owner alleges school construction violated Florida Building Code

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 18, 2018

ORLANDO — A Sanford property owner is suing a construction company, alleging breach of contract and design defect.

Driver accuses UPS Ground Freight of discrimination

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 18, 2018

ORLANDO — An Orange County driver is suing UPS, alleging racial discrimination and wrongful termination.

Palm Beach County granted summary judgment in worker's discrimination suit

By Danielle Pacey | Oct 17, 2018

WEST PALM BEACH – A judge in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida recently granted Palm Beach County's motion for summary judgment in suit filed by a county worker alleging discrimination after he was denied a promotion.

Former chief operating officer alleges he was fired due to Crohn's disease

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 17, 2018

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County man is suing a medical staffing company, alleging disability discrimination and wrongful termination.

Court denies US motion to dismiss Air Force veteran's suit claiming false

By Charmaine Little | Oct 16, 2018

MIAMI – The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida recently denied a U.S. government motion to dismiss suit filed by an Air Force veteran claiming unlawful imprisonment and negligence.

Florida Democrats sue to have voter registration deadline extended

By Chandra Lye | Oct 15, 2018

TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Democratic Party (FDP) recently filed a complaint for emergency and injunctive and declaratory relief against Secretary of State Ken Detzner, claiming the legal requirement for voters to register by Oct. 9 is hindered due to Hurricane Michael.

Haitian festival organizers claim city officials sabotaged event

By Sandra Lane | Oct 13, 2018

Organizers of Piman Fest, a Haitian music festival, accused the city of Lauderhill of preventing them from holding their festival.

Developer promised citizenship for investment money, Chinese immigrants claim

By Danielle Pacey | Oct 13, 2018

A group of Chinese immigrants accuse the founder of the South Atlantic Regional Center of bilking them out of money for investments in return for work visas.

Louis Vuitton sues over alleged counterfeit products

By Chandra Lye | Oct 13, 2018

A luxury retailer accuses dozens of websites of selling counterfeit goods over the internet.

Class action suit accuses JetBlue of deceptive trade practices in sale of travel insurance

By Sandra Lane | Oct 11, 2018

FORT LAUDERDALE – A Florida woman recently filed a class action suit against JetBlue Airways claiming deceptive trade practices and unjust enrichment regarding the airline's sale of travel insurance.

Copyright case over telenovelas dismissed

By Chandra Lye | Oct 11, 2018

A federal judge threw out a copyright lawsuit over two Mexican telenovelas.

Florida resident must provide more information in Colombian construction company dispute

By Chandra Lye | Oct 11, 2018

A Florida resident must produce several documents related to his lawsuit alleging misappropriation of funds, a federal judge ruled.

Florida owner of damaged yacht sues Lloyd’s for failure to honor marine insurance policy

By Sandra Lane | Oct 10, 2018

FORT LAUDERDALE – A Florida-based company that owns yacht that sustained damage due to engine failure and heavy winds while sailing in the Bahamas recently filed suit against Lloyd’s of London for breach of contract alleging the company failed to pay for damages as agreed in a marine insurance policy.

New York tourist accuses Walt Disney Parks of false arrest

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 10, 2018

ORLANDO — A New York tourist is suing Walt Disney, alleging negligence and false arrest or imprisonment.

Florida Gun Show sues Fort Lauderdale after city cancels gun shows

By Danielle Pacey | Oct 9, 2018

FORT LAUDERDALE – Florida Gun Shows Inc. recently filed a complaint against the city of Fort Lauderdale in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida alleging violations of freedom of speech and equal protection after the city canceled its gun shows.

Restaurant employee alleges he was terminated for not shaving beard

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 9, 2018

ORLANDO — An Orange County man is suing an Orlando restaurant, alleging denial of reasonable accommodation.

Bondi, mortgage company reach settlement regarding misrepresentation of disaster forbearance plan

By Carrie Bradon | Oct 8, 2018

TALLAHASSEE – Attorney General Pam Bondi recently announced a settlement with one of the largest non-bank residential mortgage providers in the country that allegedly engaged in misconduct regarding a mortgage forbearance plan in the wake of Hurricane Irma in 2017.

Photographer sues internet radio company over use of Kid Rock, Ted Nugent photos

By Danielle Pacey | Oct 4, 2018

An Indiana photographer accuses an internet radio company of using his concert photos without permission.

New Hampshire man selling Sugar Bear Hair vitamin knock-offs, lawsuit says

By Takesha Thomas | Oct 3, 2018

The makers of Sugar Bear Hair vitamins accuse a New Hampshire man of selling counterfeit products.

ADT sues alarm company to enforce settlement

By Mary Ann Magnell | Oct 3, 2018

Security company ADT says its owed more than $2 million as part of a settlement agreement with an alarm services business.

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