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
Lisandra Virella v. Related Management, LLC and Chestnut Park Reservation, LP
Allegation: Negligent maintenance of the property, violation of covenant of quiet enjoyment: $4,301.64
Michael Gosselin v. Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Executive Office of Environmental Affairs, Department of Conservation & Recreation
Allegation: Age and disability discrimination, retaliation: $200,000
Letticia J. Chacon v. New England Farm Workers’ Council Inc.
Allegation: Violation of employment contract
Evelio Rivera v. Anderson Cleaning, et al
Allegation: Damages to person, labor abuse: $50,000
Yolanda Canivares, personal representative of the estate of Ismael Mignucci v. Multicultural Community Services of the Pioneer Valley Inc., Marvin Bosompem, Gustavo Figuereo, and John/Jane Doe
Allegation: Wrongful death, negligence, gross negligence: $50,000+
Danny Coles v. Howard S. Ying, M.D.; Lauren Freeland, O.D.; Andrew Wialkowiak, O.D.; Franklin Eye Care Associates, LLC; and Eye & Lasik Group, P.C.
Allegation: Medical malpractice, negligence resulting in personal injury
Martin Kucharczyk and others similarly situated v. North Atlantic Trucking Inc. and Nicholas Mercolino
Allegation: Defendant misclaimed plaintiff and others as independent contractors, statutory and common-law violations, failure to pay proper wages and improper deductions from pay: $75,000
Automotive Industries Compensation Corp. v. Rodman Ford Sales Inc.
Allegation: Breach of written contract, breach of implied contract, assessment due for workers’ compensation
155 Maple Condominium Trust, Martin O’Connell, Salvatore Cangialosi, and Ama Kyereme, trustees v. Zahn Property, LLC and Daniel Cohen
Allegation: Condominium charges, assessments, and fees
Mian Yasir Hameed and Afshan Safdar v. Cornerstone Mortgage Corp., its successors, assigns, and/or any persons claiming by, through, or under any of it
Allegation: Seeking to quiet title to premises due to improperly discharged mortgage
Tiffany Figueroa v. Armoury Park Gardens and Springfield Gardens
Allegation: Negligence; slip and fall resulting in personal injury: $58,379.87