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Pinellas County School Board employee alleges age discrimination

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 18, 2017, 12:35pm

CLEARWATER — A St. Petersburg man is suing the county school board, an employer, alleging age discrimination.

Vehicle passenger blames Fed Ex, driver for injuries

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 18, 2017, 12:24pm

CLEARWATER — A Pinellas County woman is suing Fed Ex and one of its drivers, alleging negligence and vicarious liability.

City of Orlando blamed for woman's injuries

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 17, 2017, 3:32pm

ORLANDO — An Orange County woman is suing the city of Orlando, alleging negligence led to her suffering injuries.

Former employee alleges Orange County company failed to pay proper wages

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 17, 2017, 3:11pm

ORLANDO — A former employee is suing an Orange County company, alleging violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

Fort Lauderdale property owner alleges tenant owes more than $250,000

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 17, 2017, 3:01pm

FORT LAUDERDALE — A Fort Lauderdale property owner is suing a tenant, alleging breach of contract and an unpaid debt of more than $259,000.

Customer blames Wal-Mart for fall, injuries

Delma M. Serrano Oct. 17, 2017, 2:12pm

ORLANDO — An Orlando customer is suing Wal-Mart, alleging negligence caused her to fall and suffer injuries.

Orlando homeowner alleges insurer breached contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 17, 2017, 2:01pm

ORLANDO — An Orlando homeowner is suing an insurance company, alleging breach of contract in failing to cover costs for water damage.

Booking agency accused of contract breach

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 17, 2017, 1:30pm

ORLANDO — A client is suing an entertainment booking company, alleging breach of contract and failure to return $12,000.

Baggage service company alleges former employee deleted files without consent

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 17, 2017, 1:13pm

ORLANDO — An Orlando baggage services business is suing a former employee, alleging breach of contract.

Customer accuses Wal-Mart, employee of assault

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 17, 2017, 12:59pm

ORLANDO — An Orange County mother is suing Wal-Mart and a female employee, alleging the assault of a minor child.

Florida Supreme Court grants Oldsmar attorney's petition for disbarment

Karen Kidd Oct. 15, 2017, 4:18pm

A petition by Oldsmar attorney Giorgio Vallar to be disbarred without leave to seek readmission was accepted following an Aug. 24 Florida Supreme Court ruling in light of pending disciplinary matters against him, including trust account violations.

Miami Lakes attorney suspended follow bankruptcy, foreclosure allegations

Karen Kidd Oct. 15, 2017, 10:00am

Miami Lakes attorney John Michael Cruz has been suspended for 91 days following an Aug. 24 Florida Supreme Court order after allegations that included failing to file pleadings in a timely manner.

Miami attorney suspended following allegations in 2 immigration cases

Karen Kidd Oct. 14, 2017, 8:00am

Miami attorney Mark S. Gallegos has been suspended for 91 days following an Aug. 10 Florida Supreme Court order over allegations he failed to diligently and competently perform services in two immigration cases, one of which had been pro bono.

Davie attorney suspended following no contest plea after arrest on child porn charges

Karen Kidd Oct. 13, 2017, 2:54pm

Davie attorney Mitchell E. Silverstein has been suspended for three years following an Aug. 24 Florida Supreme Court order after he pleaded no contest to child neglect and other charges.

Financing company alleges vehicle owner owes more than $8,000

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 12, 2017, 11:23am

ORLANDO — A financing company is suing a vehicle owner, alleging breach of contract in failure to pay more than $8,000.

Pembroke Pines couple accuses State Farm of breach of contract

Delma M. Serrano Oct. 12, 2017, 11:15am

FORT LAUDERDALE — A Pembroke Pines couple is suing State Farm, alleging breach of contract.

Patron blames Winter Garden property owners for injuries

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 11, 2017, 3:55pm

ORLANDO — An Orange County man is suing Winter Garden property owners and operator, alleging negligence led to injuries.

Consumer alleges Equifax's negligence caused massive data breach

Noddy A. Fernandez Oct. 11, 2017, 3:44pm

CLEARWATER — A Florida man is suing Equifax,alleging negligence allowed its computer systems to be hacked and that the personal data of 143 million Americans was at risk of being stolen.

Key West lender accuses chiropractor of unpaid debt

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 11, 2017, 2:50pm

ORLANDO — A Key West man is suing an Orange County chiropractor, alleging an unpaid debt of nearly $33,000.

Orlando couple accuses insurance company of breach of contract

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 11, 2017, 2:39pm

ORLANDO — An Orlando couple is suing an insurance company, alleging breach of contract.