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.
FRANKLIN SUPERIOR COURT
Curtis Pecor v. Hart & Cooley Inc., d/b/a Heat-Fab Inc.
Allegation: Negligent training and supervision of employees and failure to adhere to proper safety and energy-control procedures causing loss of plaintiff’s fingers on both hands: $245,714.95
Joachin Neteler v. Nex Performance Films Inc.
Allegation: Breach of employment contract: $83,333.36
Kamela Christara v. Amerigas Propane, L.P. and Sirius Inc.
Allegation: Negligence causing acute CO exposure: $102,546.78
Kevin C. Dodge v. James M. Douglas, Jocelyn M. Keech, Jimmy E. Hillock, Hillock’s Logging Co., and Hanover Insurance Co.
Allegation: Wrongful removal of trees: $27,050
GREENFIELD DISTRICT COURT
American Express Bank, FSB v. Robert S. Reid III a/k/a Robert S. Reidaka and Stewart’s Nursery Inc. a/k/a/ Stewart Nursery
Allegation: Monies due for breach of contract, monies loaned, and services rendered: $21,845.94
HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT
Akin Odutola v. Northern Educational Services Inc.
Allegation: Breach of purchase-and-sale agreement for property: $52,050
HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT
Maura Whalen v. Town of Granby Public Schools
Allegation: Employment discrimination: $25,000+
NORTHAMPTON DISTRICT COURT
Cheryl Maffie v. Northampton Motor Classics, LLC
Allegation: Breach of warranty and misrepresentation regarding sale of a motor vehicle: $14,924.88
WESTFIELD DISTRICT COURT
American Zurich Insurance Co. v. Carlos Professional Deliveries
Allegation: Monies due for breach of contract: $7,543.00
The Glidden Co. v. King Brothers Painting and Staining Inc. d/b/a King Brothers Decorating
Allegation: Money due for breach of contract, monies loaned, and services rendered: $8,303.08