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
Victor Lopez Cortes, et al v. Hedge Hog Industries Corp., et al
Allegation: Fraud: $43,450
Tonya Monfett, personal representative of the estate of Anna Monfett v. Vanessa Ross, CNM; Marc Zerbe, M.D.; Kristine Midura, RN; Brian Couchon, RN; and Holyoke Medical Center Inc.
Allegation: Medical malpractice, wrongful death: $50,000+
Theresa Beaumier v. Mutt Rescue Inc.
Allegation: Negligence causing personal injury: $291,345.84
Virginia Dascoli v. Big Y Foods Inc.
Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $60,000
Steven Wheeler v. Richard Anderson, M.D., and Charles Mick, M.D.
Allegation: Medical malpractice: $3,526,912.85
Adams & Ruxton Construction Co. v. Cei Builders, LLC and Agawam ORF 1, LLC
Allegation: Breach of contract for construction services: $57,994.99
BMP Harris Bank N.A. v. Universal Logistics Inc.
Allegation: Breach of contract, breach of guaranty, replevin: $39,1145.70
Pedro Lopez-Nieves v. Eastern Vehicle Recycling Inc.
Allegation: Negligence causing personal injury: $48,621.77
Brenda Glanville v. Pioneer Valley Hotel Group Inc.
Allegation: Employment discrimination: $135,000+
Margarita Rosa v. Commonwealth of Massachusetts, University of Massachusetts Amherst, and Marriott International Inc.
Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall causing personal injury: $18,727.02
Penn Keystone Coal Co. LLC v. Mark Bogacz d/b/a Coal Stoves & More
Allegation: Money owed for goods sold and delivered: $88,160.63