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Former employee claims Florida foundation allegedly did not pay her overtime wages

Wadi Reformado Aug. 24, 2016, 12:47pm

MIAMI — A former employee has filed suit against a Florida foundation alleging unpaid wages.

Man claims he was injured when he slipped at Circle K store

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 24, 2016, 7:14am

FORT MYERS – A man alleges he was injured on the premises of a North Fort Myers convenience store.

Motorist seeks claim from federal government after Purdy Lane collision

Wadi Reformado Aug. 24, 2016, 7:05am

MIAMI – A motorist is seeking damages after an accident with a government employee.

Woman alleges Advanced Call Center Technologies called her using autodialer

Wadi Reformado Aug. 24, 2016, 6:58am

TAMPA – A Hillsborough County consumer claims a Pennsylvania company has called her more 144 times in an attempt to collect an alleged debt owed by her daughter.

Man claims he is owed damages after debt collector failed to mark debt as disputed

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 24, 2016, 6:50am

MIAMI – A Miami consumer claims a debt collector did not change the status of an alleged debt on his credit report.

Essentia Natural Memory Foam Inc. accused of not paying overtime

Wadi Reformado Aug. 24, 2016, 6:35am

MIAMI – An employee alleges he was not paid overtime wages by a company that manufactures and sells mattresses.

Cruise passenger alleges she was injured on watercraft excursion tour

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 24, 2016, 6:30am

MIAMI – An Oasis of the Seas cruise ship passenger alleges she fractured her pelvis on an excursion tour because of hazardous water conditions.

Former employee alleges Hi Tech Solutions USA Corp. owes unpaid overtime

Wadi Reformado Aug. 24, 2016, 6:20am

MIAMI – A man alleges he was not paid overtime wages while formerly employed for a Broward County company.

Premier Floral Corporation allegedly failed to pay employee overtime wages

Wadi Reformado Aug. 23, 2016, 5:06pm

MIAMI — An employee has filed suit against a floral company for unpaid overtime. 

Employee claims Dollar Tree allegedly did not pay him for earned overtime

Wadi Reformado Aug. 23, 2016, 4:43pm

SANFORD — An employee has filed suit against a discount store for allegedly not paying the plaintiff for overtime hours.

Appeals court decision could affect emergency medical care for immigrants

Brent Zell Aug. 23, 2016, 3:15pm

TALLAHASSEE – An appeals court decision could affect how hospitals handle emergency care of immigrants, a law professor told The Florida Record.

Greenspoon Marder acquires Florida Health Law Center as part of its expansion

Brent Zell Aug. 23, 2016, 1:09pm

FORT LAUDERDALE – Greenspoon Marder, a Florida-based national law firm, has acquired Florida Health Law Center as part of its expanding areas of legal service.

State Supreme Court to hear case over wording of Allstate insurance policy regarding PIP fees

Chandra Lye Aug. 23, 2016, 12:59pm

TALLAHASSEE – Florida’s Supreme Court will soon weigh in on the dispute between Allstate Fire & Casualty Insurance Co and Florida Wellness & Rehabilitation.

Policyholder fights disability claim appeal, alleges breach of contract against Metropolitan Life Insurance Co.

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 12:06pm

MIAMI — A man has filed a claim against Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. alleging the insurance company unfairly denied disability payments. 

Consumer claims Johnson & Johnson powder product allegedly led to her cancer diagnosis

Wadi Reformado Aug. 23, 2016, 12:01pm

FORT MYERS — A consumer has filed suit against Johnson & Johnson, Johnson Consumer Cos. Inc., Imerys Talc America Inc., Personal Care Products Council, John Does/Jane Does 1-30 and other business entities, alleging that the talc in a feminine hygiene product led to her ovarian cancer diagnosis. 

Trio claims Granite Source Corp. did not pay them for overtime hours worked

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 11:04am

MIAMI — Three individuals have filed a class-action lawsuit against Granite Source Corp. and Carlos Gonzales for alleged unpaid overtime. 

Man claims Liberty Life Assurance Co. wrongly denied long-term disability payments

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 10:55am

MIAMI — A man has filed suit against Liberty Life Assurance Co. of Boston for allegedly denying his claim for long-term disability payments.

Former employee claims she wasn't paid minimum wage, overtime by El Paso Mexican Restaurant

Wadi Reformado Aug. 23, 2016, 10:22am

TAMPA — A former employee has filed suit against El Paso Mexican Restaurant claiming she wasn't paid the applicable minimum wage nor received any overtime compensation.

Woman alleges crew of cruise ship broke shoulder

Jenie Mallari-Torres Aug. 23, 2016, 9:12am

MIAMI – A New York woman claims the crew of a cruise ship broke her shoulder while providing assistance.

Cigna Corp. employee seeks reinstatement of disability benefits

Wadi Reformado Aug. 23, 2016, 9:01am

MIAMI – A Cigna Corp. employee alleges she was wrongfully terminated from receiving disability benefits.