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
William Leahy v.Wal-Mart Inc.
Allegation: Negligent maintenance of premises causing slip and fall: $45,717.18
HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT
Cherokee Enterprises v.Northeast Contractors Inc.
Allegation: Breach of contract: $25,000
Ernie Hernandez v.Poolman Pool & Spas
Allegation: Negligence in pool installation: $34,194
Edward T. Koczur v.Daniel J. O’Connell and Plumb & Mackinnon, P.C.
Allegation: Employment retaliation: $25,000+
Pioneer Valley Concrete Services v.
AM Lithography Corp.
Allegation: Non-payment of materials and labor on a construction project: $25,414.50
Standard Plating Co. v.Specialty Loose Leaf Inc.
Allegation: Failure to pay for services: $80,850.75
HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT
Kapiloff’s Glass Inc. v.Ralph’s Blacksmith Shop
Allegation: Breach of contract against subcontractors for labor and materials: $69,733.37
NORTHAMPTON DISTRICT COURT
C&S Trucking Inc. v.Northeast Mesa, LLC
Allegation: Breach of contract for failure to pay amounts due: $21,745
Nadim Kresmid v.C&S Wholesaler Inc.
Allegation: Plaintiff was run over by a forklift at C&S Wholesaler: $229,815.76
Paul Bacon v.Lockwood Construction
Allegation: Breach of contract for failure to pay purchase price: $15,000
SPRINGFIELD DISTRICT COURT
Chase Glass & Allied Products Inc. v.Miller Development and US 1 Construction, Inc.
Allegation: Breach of contract for labor and materials on a construction project: $12,591.30
Liberty Mutual Fire Insurance Co. v.Mula Materials Corp.
Allegation: Non-payment on two workers’ compensation policies: $11,147.73
Meravic Inc. v.Floral Fantasies by Lois Inc.
Allegation: Breach of contract and unjust enrichment: $5,385.20
Optimum Building & Inspection Corp. v.Lizotte Glass Inc.
Allegation: Breach of contract for labor and materials on a construction project: $13,198.67
The Professional Agency Protective Services v.HP Waterford Inc. and Waterford Hampden, LLC
Allegation: Breach of contract for security services: $14,083.50+
WESTFIELD DISTRICT COURT
Western Mass Electric Co. v.Sander Family, LLC
Allegation: Non-payment of utility services: $14,084.79