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Parkland to Hold Mold Workshop March 1

Originally published in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Builders Respond to Mold Complaints in Parkland Homes

Originally published in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel

7 News Investigations: Dust Mite Mystery

After soaking South Florida rains there is a four letter word that homeowners fear most — mold — but now some experts say it may not be what is making many people sick the creepy culprit microscopic dust mites.

WSVN Dust Mite Story

Pretka v. Kolter City Plaza II, Inc., Slip Copy (2011)

Pretka v. Kolter City Plaza II, Inc., 608 F.3d 744 (2010)

Rodriguez v. Builders Firstsource–Florida, LLC, 26 So.3d 679 (2010)

FP&L Customers File Suit, Saying Power Outages Avoidable

Power failures that left thousands of Florida Power & Light Co. customers cold and in the dark over the weekend were avoidable, according to a Coral Springs attorney.

FP&L Targeted With Class Action

On the same day the Florida Public Service Commission is taking up Florida Power & Light Co.’s rate hike request, a lawsuit has been filed against the state’s largest utility.

Bankrupt Boynton Condo to Repay $1.5 Million in Deposits to Buyers

Thirty buyers who signed contracts for units at the Peninsula Boynton Beach condo will get back a combined $1.5 million under a class action suit settled last week.

WSVN Crespo Report

TV Transcript – Carmel on The Case – Mold Mess

What would you do if your house made you so sick you couldn’t live in it? That’s the problem facing one Miramar couple, and investigative reporter Carmel Cafiero is On the Case.

Technicality Gives Couple Grounds to End Deal For Port St. Lucie Home

In a binding decision, a Miami-based arbitrator ruled Jan. 22 that home builder, Kolter Homes Verano, LLC, must refund the deposit that Kurt and Micheline Moeding paid in October 2006 for a single-family home in the Port St. Lucie community.

Port St. Lucie Couple Get Deposit Back, Not Forced to Close on Home

A Miami-based arbitrator ruled in January that the contract Kurt and Micheline Moeding inked with Kolter Homes violated federal law, and that they should get their $76,114 deposit back.

WSVN Fierro Report

Jones v. Engle Homes, et al., 870 So.2d 908 (Fla. 4th DCA 2004)

Mold Lawsuits Filed Against School Districts

Originally published in the Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sarasota School Mold

Mold Lawsuits Being Filed

Originally published in the North Port Sun

Broward School Mold Phase 2

Broward Schools Mold Problems Spawn Lawsuits

Originally published in the Miami Herald

Lawsuits Target Mold in Schools

Originally published in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel

TV Transcript – Carmel on The Case – School Mold Infestation Follow-up

An update to an ongoing problem at some South Florida schools — 7 News was first to expose. Parents of 20 students suing — saying the schools are making their kids sick. 7’s Carmel Cafiero has the exclusive.

Broward School Mold Phase 1

Broward School Mold (CBS-4)

WSVN Deptula & DiVeroli

20/20 Report

WPBF Greene Report II

Families File Suit

Originally published in the Coral Springs Forum

Mold Forces Family Out of Saturnia Home

Originally published in the West Boca Times

WPBF Greene Report I

Menace of Mold

Originally published in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Mold Gets Added Attention – Floridians Take Spore Complaints to Court

Originally published in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Toxic Mold Spawns Sickness, Lawsuits, and Debate

Originally published in the Palm Beach Post

Developer Named in Lawsuits

Originally published in the Boca Raton News

Promoter Got Illegal Payoff

Originally published in the New York Post.

Promoter in Hot Water Over Boxer With Hepatitis

Originally published in the New York Post.

Miller v. Doniger, 707 N.Y.S.2d 170 (1st Dep’t 2000)

Lennox Lewis v. Don King Productions, Inc., 94 F. Supp.2d 430 (S.D.N.Y. 2000)

Champ’s Court No-Show May Cost Crown

Originally published in the New York Post.

King is no Jester in Court

Originally published in the New York Post.

King Comes Out Swingin’ in Court Fight With Lewis

Originally published in the Daily News.

King, Champ Slug it Out in Court

Originally published in the Daily News.

If King Has His Way, Lewis Will be Dethroned in Court

Originally published in the New York Post.

Rocchigiani v. World Boxing Council, 82 F. Supp.2d 182 (S.D.N.Y. 2000)

Quartey v. A.B. Stars Prods., S.A., 697 N.Y.S.2d 280 (1st Dep’t 1999)

Continental Orthopedic Appliances, Inc. v. H.I.P., 40 F. Supp.2d 109 (E.D.N.Y. 1999)

Savino v. Computer Credit, Inc., 164 F.3d 81 (2nd Cir. 1998)

Schweizer v. Trans Union Corp., 136 F.3d 233 (2nd Cir. 1998)

Hermann v. Bahrami, 654 N.Y.S.2d 158 (2d Dep’t 1997)

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