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
Ann Facchini v. Michael Smith Auto Repair a/k/a Autosmith
Allegation: Defendant breached a contract by installing a defective engine in the plaintiff’s vehicle: $3,000+
FRANKLIN SUPERIOR COURT
Catherine Kilgallen v. PNC Bank, N.A.
Allegation: Negligent maintenance of property causing slip and fall: $237,700.65
John Aucoin v. First Light Power Resources Inc.
Allegation: Negligent operation and maintenance of facility to ensure safety of workers: $102,546.78
GREENFIELD DISTRICT COURT
Commerce and Industry Insurance Co. v. Pioneer Supply Corp.
Allegation: Non-payment of services rendered: $11,521
HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT
Gladys Hatidani v. Amy N. Azza, 4U Direct Inc., d/b/a National Home Lending Center, Fieldstone Mortgage Co., and Paul Hatidani
Allegation: Plaintiff states that signature was forged on mortgage documents: $300,000
Nery A. Bernal, d/b/a Bartlett Street Associates v. Underwriters at Lloyd’s London, by and through New England Excess Exchange, LTD and FSC Insurance Agency, Inc.
Allegation: Breach of insurance contract: $237,055.85
HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT
Caryn Markson v. Northampton Cornucopia d/b/a Cornucopia Foods
Allegation: Negligent maintenance of property causing slip and fall: $35,063
NORTHAMPTON DISTRICT COURT
City Tire Co. Inc. v. Brandon Kelley Trucking, LLC
Allegation: Non-payment of goods sold and delivered: $9,198.72
PALMER DISTRICT COURT
Brent F. Massey and Kathryn E. Massey v. David Beach d/b/a D & D Remodeling
Allegation: Breach of home-remodeling contract: $35,000
WESTFIELD DISTRICT COURT
Marion’s Air Conditioning, Refrigeration, & Heating Inc. v. Maurice Casey Inc.
Allegation: Balance owed for parts and services rendered: $17,186.51