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.
Phyllis R. Perry, executrix of the estate of Richard R. Perry v. John G. Savage Realty Corp. and James Fitzgibbons
Allegation: While performing work on property owned by John G. Savage Realty and contracted by James Fitzgibbons, the plaintiff fell through the roof deck to the cement floor below and died: $10,774.27
Bernadino Smith v. American International College
Allegation: Loss of college tuition and false inducement to sign Sallie Mae loan: $24,000+
Jimbob Aviation Inc. v. Taylor Companies Inc.
Allegation: Breach of lease agreement: $145,000
Seaboard Drilling v. Pappas Enterprises Inc.
Allegation: Non-payment of labor and materials for sub-surface testing and environmental engineering: $45,836.88
Woronoco Hydro, LLC v. Ocean State Jobbers Inc.
Allegation: Outstanding balance for electrical services: $95,000
Kaestle Boos Associates Inc. v. the Town of Granby, by and through the Granby Safety Committee
Allegation: Breach of contract by failing to pay for services rendered: $115,000
Michelle Papineau v. Mount Holyoke College
Allegation: Employment discrimination: $25,000+
Jane Doe v. Cooley Dickinson Hospital
Allegation: Breach of contract and HIPAA violation: $100,000
Swan Associates Inc. v. Boulanger’s Plumbing & Heating Inc.
Allegation: Breach of contract and failure to pay: $17,876
PALMER DISTRICT COURT
Mactec Engineering & Consulting Inc. v. Sub-Surface Informational Surveys Inc.
Allegation: Breach of contract by failing to confirm the location of all utilities and failing to reimburse the plaintiff remediation costs: $12,536.65
SPRINGFIELD DISTRICT COURT
Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. v. Yanez Construction
Allegation: Non-payment of workers’ compensation policy: $32,326.34
Linda Wortman v. Comcast of MA
Allegation: Negligent performance of work in plaintiff’s home, causing injury: $20,236.83
NCMIC Finance Corp. v. Langlois Family Chiropractic Inc.
Allegation: Non-payment on judgment: $19,133.78
Shirley Peaks v. Costco Wholesale Corp.
Allegation: Negligence in property maintenance, causing slip and fall: $5,183
Pioneer Valley Winnelson Co. v. Eric’s Plumbing and Heating
Allegation: Non-payment of goods sold and delivered: $16,028.58