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
Thames Insurance Co., as subrogee of Robert and Elaine Peterson v. Bennett Properties, LLC
Allegation: Negligent disposal of smoking materials by employee of Bennett Properties, causing roof fire and substantial damage to plaintiff’s home: $22,106.13
FRANKLIN SUPERIOR COURT
Patrick Buchanan v. J.L. Raymaakers and Sons Inc.
Allegation: Negligent construction work performed by the defendant during a sewer rehab project in the town of Greenfield: $50,000
HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT
Gregory and Laurie Pyles v. Jean Duquette and Son
Allegation: Defendant breached a contract for construction of plaintiff’s home: $70,000
PALMER DISTRICT COURT
Medeiros Real Estate Investments v. Chef Lou’s Gourmet Foods, LLC and Luis Maravilha
Allegation: Non-payment of rent and utilities: $38,713.50
SPRINGFIELD DISTRICT COURT
Connecticut Valley Artesian Co. v. Cherokee Enterprises d/b/a Cherokee Environmental
Allegation: Non-payment of services rendered: $20,634.04
Perkins Paper, LLC v. Diamond Gourmet Meat and Deli, LLC
Allegation: Non-payment for goods sold and delivered: $2,022.66
WESTFIELD DISTRICT COURT
Simplicity Engineering N.E. Inc. v. Wood Waste of Boston Inc.
Allegation: Non-payment of rental machinery: $4,785.00