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The following is a compilation of recent lawsuits involving area businesses and organizations. These are strictly allegations that have yet to be proven in a court of law. Readers are advised to contact the parties listed, or the court, for more information concerning the individual claims.

HAMPDEN DISTRICT COURT

American Builders & Contractors Supply Co. Inc. d/b/a ABC Supply Co. Inc. v. Cole Home Improvement, LLC; Stephen D. Cole a/k/a Stephen Cole a/k/a Steve Cole; and Lincoln Cole a/k/a Lincoln P. Cole

Allegation: Breach of contract for goods sold and delivered, breach of personal guaranty: $19,013.57

Filed: 1/30/20

 

Rhonda Skinner v. Family Dollar Stores of Massachusetts, LLC and Congregation Sons of Zion Inc. of Holyoke

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing injury: $24,000

Filed: 2/6/20

 

Luis Vazquez v. K & D Auto

Allegation: Sale of defective vehicle, unfair and deceptive business practices: $3,475.27

Filed: 2/6/20

 

Margarita Casillas v. Walmart Inc.

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing injury: $7,016.72

Filed: 2/12/20

 

Edward F. Corcoran Plumbing & Heating Co. Inc. v. 360 laundry, LLC

Allegation: Breach of contract for labor and materials: $15,446.12

Filed: 2/21/20

 

HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT

Jason Codding v. Holyoke Mall Co., LP

Allegation: Negligence causing personal injury: $25,000

Filed: 1/17/20

 

Tammy Isaac-Brown v. Cumberland Farms of Massachusetts Inc.

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing injury: $100,000

Filed: 1/21/20

 

Gaetano “Guy” Santaniello v. Kane Scrap Iron & Metal Inc.

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing injury: $200,000

Filed: 1/21/20

 

Joseph S. Puc v. Stuart Hershman, M.D.; Shivam Narendra Upadhyaya, M.D.; Dana R. Sajed, M.D.; and the Massachusetts General Hospital Inc.

Allegation: Medical malpractice: $50,000+

Filed: 1/22/20

 

Kristen Fay v. Walmart Stores East, LP; WSE Management, LLC; and Walmart

Allegation: Employment discrimination

Filed: 1/23/20

 

Richard M. Green Jr. v. the Whiting-Turner Contracting Co.

Allegation: Negligence causing personal injury: $510,000

Filed: 1/30/20

 

Irene Kathuria v. Dental Dreams, LLC and Sameera Houssain

Allegation: Employment discrimination: $120,000+

Filed: 2/4/20

 

Commerce Insurance Co. a/s/o Janette Vega v. Pioneer Valley Transit Authority

Allegation: Motor-vehicle negligence: $6,592.36

Filed: 2/5/20

 

NMD Inc. d/b/a A & M Landscaping v. JGS Lifecare Corp. f/k/a Jewish Geriatric Services Inc.

Allegation: Breach of contract, unjust enrichment: 44,802.50+

Filed: 2/5/20

 

Zachary Charbonneau v. PM Auto Transport Inc. and Matthew S. Hoydilla

Allegation: Motor-vehicle negligence causing personal injury: $64,308.75

Filed: 2/5/20

Court Dockets

The following is a compilation of recent lawsuits involving area businesses and organizations. These are strictly allegations that have yet to be proven in a court of law. Readers are advised to contact the parties listed, or the court, for more information concerning the individual claims.

CHICOPEE DISTRICT COURT

Tareka Leialoha v. Bel-White Trust

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $43,112.42

Filed: 1/7/20

FRANKLIN SUPERIOR COURT

Debra Gagnon as personal representative of the estate of Jean v. Schouler v. New England Health Center, LLC; Synergy Health Center, LLC; and Next Step Healthcare, LLC

Allegation: Malpractice, nursing-home negligence causing injury: $123,113

Filed: 2/13/20

HAMPSHIRE DISTRICT COURT

Manuel Batson Jr. v. Nini’s Italian Cuisine and Lounge Inc. and Nini’s Real Estate, LLC

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $7,157,57

Filed: 2/13/20

HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT

Vanessa Brower v. Amherst Nursing Home Inc. d/b/a Center for Extended Care at Amherst

Allegation: Wrongful termination, discrimination, retaliation, interference: $25,000+

Filed: 2/5/20

Rosemary Eads v. Echo Hill Townhouse Condominium Trust and Structural Preservation Systems, LLC

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $36,174.22

Filed: 2/3/20

WESTFIELD DISTRICT COURT

Richard Sabonis v. Bedard Sheet Metal Co. Inc.

Allegation: Negligence; multiple dog bites causing injury

Filed: 1/30/20

F. Michael Joseph, Esq. v. Michael B’Shara a/k/a Michael D. B’Shara and Michael’s Pasta-in-the-Pan Inc.

Allegation: Unpaid attorney services: $10,375

Filed: 2/11/20

Court Dockets

The following is a compilation of recent lawsuits involving area businesses and organizations. These are strictly allegations that have yet to be proven in a court of law. Readers are advised to contact the parties listed, or the court, for more information concerning the individual claims.

HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT

Matthew R. Hartman by his mother and next friend, Melissa Rymes v. Southwick-Tolland-Granville Regional School District

Allegation: Negligence causing personal injury: $65,473.09

Filed: 1/02/20

CLP Resources Inc. v. JS Electric Inc.

Allegation: Failure to make payments for temporary staffing services: $53,411.74

Filed: 1/03/20

Mid-Hudson CPL, LLC v. Concrete Renovations Inc.

Allegation: Money owed for services, labor, and/or materials: $266,877

Filed: 1/07/20

IRMA Poster v. Erie Construction Mid-West Inc.

Allegation: Breach of contract, failure to perform services: $80,000

Filed: 1/13/20

Guy Libardi v. Friendly’s Restaurants, LLC

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $48,115.43

Filed: 1/13/20

Adam Baktis v. Springfield College

Allegation: Broken crank on window caused glass to shatter on plaintiff’s arm: $50,000+

Filed: 1/15/20

Cynthia Connors v. Hampden Parks and Recreation Commission and town of Hampden

Allegation: Employment discrimination: $100,000+

Filed: 1/16/20

Court Dockets

The following is a compilation of recent lawsuits involving area businesses and organizations. These are strictly allegations that have yet to be proven in a court of law. Readers are advised to contact the parties listed, or the court, for more information concerning the individual claims.

HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT

Jocelyne Soto v. M. Gomez Enterprises d/b/a Sam’s Quality Motors

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $50,000

Filed: 12/12/19

Ronald Albee v. Rehab Resolutions Inc.

Allegation: Medical malpractice: $36,464.98

Filed: 12/12/19

Lela Bennett v. Stop & Shop; Albany Road Real Estate Partners, LLC; and Asphalt Paving & Maintenance Inc.

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $45,000

Filed: 12/13/19

Stephen M. Efkowitz and Lauren Efkowitz v. Red Roof Inn PLUS+ and Red Roof Inns Inc.

Allegation: Bedbug infestation and other negligence causing personal injury: $16,500

Filed: 12/18/19

Jose Nieves v. RR and Co. Realty, LLC

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $24,079.78

Filed: 12/18/19

Camerlin Electric Inc. v. A & G Contracting Inc.

Allegation: Money owed for services, labor, and/or materials: $153,700

Filed: 12/26/19

HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT

Glenn Gulotta v. Cooley Dickinson Hospital Inc.; anesthesiologist John Doe; Daniel McBride, M.D.; nurse Jane Doe; and AMN Healthcare Inc.

Allegation: Medical malpractice: $110,000

Filed: 1/16/20

PALMER DISTRICT COURT

Marcia Johnson v. The Northeast Health Group Inc., Williamsett Center East RE LLC, and Howard Jaffe

Allegation: Failure to pay wages: <$25,000

Filed: 01/16/2020

Court Dockets

The following is a compilation of recent lawsuits involving area businesses and organizations. These are strictly allegations that have yet to be proven in a court of law. Readers are advised to contact the parties listed, or the court, for more information concerning the individual claims.

HAMPDEN DISTRICT COURT

Massachusetts Fire Technologies Inc. v. Consumers Petroleum of Connecticut Inc.

Allegation: Failure to pay for services: $13,950

Filed: 11/22/19

HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT

Jorge Alvarez v. Recovery Zone Inc.

Allegation: Loss of vehicle, property damage: $25,000

Filed: 12/4/19

Benjamin Maddison v. Big Y World Class Market

Allegation: Defamation: $30,000

Filed: 12/5/19

Dmitriy Sidoryuk and Irina Sidoryuk v. G & I Forbes Whitney, LLC and DRA Advisors, LLC

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $85,000+

Filed: 12/6/19

Laurie Wojtowicz v. Lan-Oak Realty, LLC

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $300,484

Filed: 12/10/19

Rene Pomales v. AT&T Mobile Services, LLC

Allegation: Breach of employment contract: $25,000

Filed: 12/10/19

Anita Chmura v. Smith & Wesson Corp.

Allegation: Negligence causing personal injury: $2,238,594

Filed: 12/11/19

HAMPSHIRE DISTRICT COURT

Robin Warner v. Big Y Foods Inc.

Allegation: Negligence causing personal injury: $3,868

Filed: 12/12/19

HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT

Troy David Mercier v. 24 Hour Theater Project, Mark Gaudet, Myka Plunkett, and Susanna Apgar

Allegation: Tortious interference with prospective business relationship, negligent infliction of emotional distress, defamation, publication of private facts: $316,000

Filed: 12/5/19

John Sheehan v. Big Y Foods Inc.

Allegation: Negligence; trip and fall causing personal injury: $9,290+

Filed: 12/16/19

Court Dockets

The following is a compilation of recent lawsuits involving area businesses and organizations. These are strictly allegations that have yet to be proven in a court of law. Readers are advised to contact the parties listed, or the court, for more information concerning the individual claims.

HAMPDEN DISTRICT COURT

Perkins Paper, LLC v. Joseph’s Premium Produce Inc.

Allegation: Breach of contract for goods sold and delivered: $6,242.42

Filed: 11/27/19

HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT

Carolyn J. Taylor as a personal representative of the estate of Paul P. Pacewicz v. Wingate Healthcare Inc. and Mary L. Burgeson

Allegation: Personal injury, property damage: $25,000+

Filed: 11/15/19

Julianne Holby v. McDonald’s Corp.

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $53,393.28

Filed: 11/20/19

James Fiorentino v. VAAS Energy, LLC

Allegation: Employment misclassification, failure to pay wages: $60,000+

Filed: 11/21/19

Baystate Blasting Inc. v. Graniteville Materials, LLC

Allegation: Breach of contract: $103,206

Filed: 11/22/19

Lori Meaney v. Trinity Health New England Corp. Inc. d/b/a/ Mercy Medical Center

Allegation: Negligence; trip and fall causing personal injury: $100,000

Filed: 11/22/19

Donald Marion v. Pearl Construction Partners Inc.

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $28,553.12

Filed: 12/2/19

Katherine Kane, personal representative of the estate of Louise Moriarty v. Genesis Lifecare Corp. and JGS Lifecare Corp.

Allegation: Wrongful death: $1,176,144.45

Filed: 12/3/19

HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT

Johnny Graniela v. TommyCar Management Corp., TommyCar Corp., Thomas Cosenzi, and Carla Zayac

Allegation: Violation of Massachusetts wage law: $25,000

Filed: 11/24/19

Marta Martine and Marta Martinez as parent and next friend of Kai Martinez-Peron v. Northampton Montessori Society Inc. and Gill Building Corp. d/b/a Renaissance Builders

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $85,000+

Filed: 12/5/19

Court Dockets

The following is a compilation of recent lawsuits involving area businesses and organizations. These are strictly allegations that have yet to be proven in a court of law. Readers are advised to contact the parties listed, or the court, for more information concerning the individual claims.

HAMPDEN DISTRICT COURT

Marvin Jordan v. Prevalent Transport Inc. and Sergey Kucherenko

Allegation: Violation of wage-and-hour laws: $2,783.75

Filed: 11/12/19

E.B. Thomsen Inc. d/b/a Thomsen Food Service v. Eight Eight One Entertainment Inc. d/b/a the Tap Room Grill and John Siniscalchi

Allegation: Money owed for goods sold and delivered: $13,203.58

Filed: 11/13/19

HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT

Tyra Dixon v. Michael Kors Retail Inc. and Cesar Delaza

Allegation: Employment discrimination: $25,000+

Filed: 11/12/19

Zena Sky Perez v. Rocky’s Ace Hardware Inc. and Mitchell Johnson

Allegation: Employment discrimination: $25,000+

Filed: 11/12/19

Elizabeth Sullivan, individually and on behalf of those similarly situated v. Med Express Urgent Care, P.C. Massachusetts

Allegations: Unpaid wages: $50,000+

Filed: 11/12/19

Thomas Graziano v. Meredith Corp. d/b/a Western Massachusetts News, Raymond S. Hershel, and David A. Madsen

Allegation: Defamation, employment loss, wage loss, emotional distress, damage to reputation: $489,500

Filed: 11/12/19

FCIA Management Co. Inc. v. Turley Publications Inc.

Allegation: Breach of contract, failure to provide services paid for: $37,996.03

Filed: 11/13/19

HAMPSHIRE DISTRICT COURT

Commerce Insurance Co. a/s/o Elena Volpe v. Jeffrey Miller d/b/a Cosmic Cab Co. and Daniel Hale

Allegation: Negligence causing personal injury and property damage: $9,062.88

Filed: 11/1/19

Edgardo Cancel v. Corps Logistics Inc. and James Duffney individually

Allegation: Non-payment of wages, breach of contract, retaliation, violation of overtime laws: $2,516

Filed: 11/19/19

PALMER DISTRICT COURT

Christopher Shalvoy v. Custom Creations Enterprises, LLC and Custom Creations Inc.

Allegation: Defendants misclassified plaintiff as an independent contractor: $8,262

Filed: 11/4/19

WESTFIELD DISTRICT COURT

Brenda McNair v. Knight Associates Realty Inc. and Meadow Village, LLC

Allegation: Negligence causing personal injury: $34,664.53

Filed: 11/22/19

Court Dockets

The following is a compilation of recent lawsuits involving area businesses and organizations. These are strictly allegations that have yet to be proven in a court of law. Readers are advised to contact the parties listed, or the court, for more information concerning the individual claims.

CHICOPEE DISTRICT COURT

The Freeman Manufacturing & Supply Co. v. Diecutting Tooling Services Inc.

Allegation: Money owed for goods sold and delivered: $8,486.23

Filed: 10/28/19

FRANKLIN SUPERIOR COURT

Lloyd Bowser v. FIC Restaurants Inc. and SIC Property, LLC

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $257,366.03

Filed: 10/17/19

HAMPDEN DISTRICT COURT

Perkins Paper, LLC v. Stone & Skillet, LLC; Dan Crothers a/k/a Daniel Ryan Crothers a/k/a Daniel R. Crothers; and Kyle Meekins a/k/a Kyle Lennon Meekins a/k/a Kyle L. Meekins

Allegation: Failure to make further payments in accordance with contract: $57,660.05

Filed: 10/18/2019

HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT

Kristine Mitchell v. 61 Cooper Street Operations, LLC and Genesis Healthcare, LLC

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $76,222.96

Filed: 10/15/2019

The estate of Mary Garibian and Sarkis Garibian v. East Longmeadow Nursing Home Inc. d/b/a East Longmeadow Skilled Nursing Center and other unnamed employees

Allegation: Medical malpractice

Filed: 10/15/2019

Gary Nault v. LLMT, LLC

Allegation: Balance due on uncompleted project, services, labor, and materials: $33,333

Filed: 10/18/2019

Guns Inc. et al v. Mass Gun Shop d/b/a Pioneer Valley Arms

Allegation: Fraud/interference with business, conversion, intentional interference with advantageous business and contractual relationships

Filed: 10/21/2019

Sertex, LLC v. Westfield Gas and Electric Light Department, et al

Allegation: Breach of non-raiding agreement by hiring one of Sertex’s key technical employees

Filed: 10/21/2019

HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT

Split Excvating Inc. v. Silverman Realty Group Inc. and Haven Plaza East, LP

Allegation: Fraud, breach of contract, breach of warranty, breach of covenant of good faith and fair dealing, negligent misrepresentation, unjust enrichment, negligence: $59,745.25

Filed: 10/22/19

Lisa Thibodeau v. PBHQ Whitney Inc.; Colebrook Management, LLC; and G & H Landscaping Inc.

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $250,000

Filed: 10/23/19

WESTFIELD DISTRICT COURT

Carl Lehberger v. David W. Berry Jr., Bruce Cooper, and Berry Construction Group, LLC

Allegation: Assault, battery, intentional infliction of emotional distress, negligent infliction of emotional distress, property damage/loss: $7,738.86+

Filed: 10/9/19

Court Dockets

The following is a compilation of recent lawsuits involving area businesses and organizations. These are strictly allegations that have yet to be proven in a court of law. Readers are advised to contact the parties listed, or the court, for more information concerning the individual claims.

CHICOPEE DISTRICT COURT
Carmen Lopez v. Gleason Johndrow Landscaping Inc.
Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing injury: $5,729+
Filed: 10/11/19

FRANKLIN SUPERIOR COURT
Christian Goodchild v. Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Hospital, Dr. John Benson, and Dr. Kira Randall
Allegation: Negligence, negligent infliction of emotional distress: $37,500
Filed: 8/23/19

Tricia Torrey v. United Personnel Services Inc. and James Kervick
Allegation: Employment discrimination: $70,000
Filed: 9/12/19

HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT
Kathleen Rapoza and Joseph Rapoza v. Bond Street Development
Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $219,026.03
Filed: 10/3/2019

Smith & Wesson Inc. v. Frontier Enterprises, LLC
Allegation: Money owed for goods sold and delivered: $47,433.88
Filed: 10/4/2019

Heritier Kampew v. Balise Motor Sales Co. Inc.
Allegation: Fraud, emotional distress, defamation: $100,000
Filed: 10/7/2019

Michelle Magner v. Balise Motor Sales Co., James E. Balise Jr., and Timothy Ingerson
Allegation: Employment contract: $25,000
Filed: 10/7/2019

Jonathan Crothers, individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated v. Crosstown Courier Service Inc. and Christopher J. Noyes
Allegation: Money owed for labor and services: $25,000+
Filed: 10/15/2019

HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT
Mason Woolley v. Smith College and Hampshire College
Allegation: Breach of contract, violation of covenant of good faith and fair dealing, unjust enrichment: $32,500
Filed: 10/8/19

PALMER DISTRICT COURT
Daniel Narreau v. Zoetis Inc.
Allegation: Breach of contract, negligence, gross negligence, animal cruelty, negligent design and manufacturing: $7,000
Filed: 10/15/2019

WESTFIELD DISTRICT COURT
John Deere Construction & Forestry Co. v. Joshua A. Ayotte d/b/a Ayotte Tree Services
Allegation: Default on loan for equipment purchased: $13,540.02
Filed: 9/3/19

Court Dockets

The following is a compilation of recent lawsuits involving area businesses and organizations. These are strictly allegations that have yet to be proven in a court of law. Readers are advised to contact the parties listed, or the court, for more information concerning the individual claims.

HAMPDEN DISTRICT COURT

R.E. Michel Co. Inc. n/k/a R.E. Michel Co., LLC v. Ahmad N. Almaoula a/k/a Ahmad Almaoula d/b/a American Independent Contractors

Allegation: Money owed for goods sold and delivered: $47,040.97

Filed: 9/24/19

Reinhart Foodservice, LLC v. Lona Ventures Inc. d/b/a Corner Grill Pizzeria and Seafood, Brahim Abed, and Marcondes Martins de Assis

Allegation: Money owed for goods sold and delivered: $5,748.22

Filed: 9/24/19

American Builders & Contractors Supply Co. Inc. d/b/a ABC Supply Co. Inc. v. Charles Laveck a/k/a Charles T. Laveck d/b/a Charles Laveck Home Improvement

Allegation: Money owed for goods sold and delivered: $19,792.24

Filed: 9/24/19

American Builders & Contractors Supply Co. Inc. d/b/a ABC Supply Co. Inc. v. Averil H. Westley a/k/a Averil Westley d/b/a Twice as Nice Roofing and Lamont E. Westley a/k/a Lamont Edwardjoe Westley a/k/a Lamont Westley d/b/a Twice as Nice Roofing

Allegation: Money owed for goods sold and delivered: $18,629.12

Filed: 9/25/19

HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT

RFT Industries Inc. v. Columbia Manufacturing Inc.

Allegation: Breach of contract: $320,156.89

Filed: 9/5/19

Grossman, Tucker, Perreault & Pfleger, PLLC v. Troy Industries Inc.

Allegation: Breach of contract: $94,126.02

Filed: 9/6/19

Anthony Vincenzo v. the PAHK Inc.

Allegation: Negligence causing personal injury: $58,000+

Filed: 9/10/19

Marie O’Connor v. New England Orthopedic Surgeons

Allegation: Employment discrimination: $50,000+

Filed: 9/12/19

Sonja Bergeron and Joseph Bergeron v. E Ink Corp.

Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $59,363.14

Filed: 9/18/19

Quaishaun Bias v. Supreme Systems Inc,

Allegation: Negligence causing personal injury: $69,180

Filed: 9/23/19

Thomas Lukasik v. Matthew S. Collins, M.D.; Baystate Health Inc.; and Baystate Medical Center Inc.

Allegation: Medical malpractice: $250,000

Filed: 9/24/19

Anderson Green v. Curry Automotive, LLC

Allegation: Violation of Massachusetts wage law: $25,000

Filed: 9/24/19

Jeffrey Josinvil v. Samuel’s Tavern, LLC and Edward Grimaldi d/b/a Samuel’s Tap & Table

Allegation: Negligence causing personal injury: $1,072,000

Filed: 9/27/19

HAMPSHIRE DISTRICT COURT

Split Excavating Inc. v. Silverman Realty Group Inc. and Haven Plaza East Associates, LP

Allegation: Breach of contract for snow removal, ice control, and litter sweeping: $59,745.25

Filed: 9/23/19

HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT

Graybar Electric Co. Inc. v. Couglin Electrical Contractors Inc. and Montague Road Solar, LLC

Allegation: Breach of contract: $86,234

Filed: 9/24/19

Christine Canavan v. Shawmut Design and Construction

Allegation: Negligence causing personal injury: $465,730.93

Filed: 9/26/19

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