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
Brixmor GA Chicopee Marketplace, LLC v. Family Wireless Inc. and John J. Sullivan
Allegation: Breach of commercial lease for space at the Chicopee Marketplace: $30,968.45
GSD Coating, LLC v. Diecast Connections Company Inc.
Allegation: Non-payment of services provided: $7,609.50
HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT
Chicopee Savings Bank v. Innovative Designs & Displays Inc., Sugar Hill Holdings, LLC, Michael Hogan, and Patricia Hogan
Allegation: Breach and default on a revolving demand note and three term notes: $3,488,114.90
John L. Doleva, as representative of the estate of Martha M. Doleva v. Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Western Mass.
Allegation: Wrongful death caused by Methotrexate overdose: $1,510,912.28
Par Church Builders, LLC v. Saint John’s Congregational Church
Allegation: Breach of contract for construction of a church: $39,000
Shawn Lawskow v. Steer-Rite Inc.
Allegation: Discrimination, workers’ compensation, and related claims: $150,000
Sovereign Bank, N.N. v. PC Doctor General Partnership, Andrew F. Jay Jr., and Carol Jay
Allegation: Default on promissory note: $38,866.13
Utica National Insurance Group a/s/o Pro Automotive Repair Inc. v. BMW of North America
Allegation: Negligence, breach of warranty, defective Mini Cooper causing fire and resulting in damage to real and personal property: $1.3 million
HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT
Rodney J. Savery Jr. v. Max Cap Properties, LLC and West Street Bar & Grill Inc.
Allegation: Wrongful death: $100,099.21
Easthampton Savings Bank v. N.A.R. Realty, LLC and Joel J. Marchand
Allegation: Breach of contract: $158,012.56
HOLYOKE DISTRICT COURT
David Cole v. Astro Realty Trust
Allegation: Negligent maintenance of property causing injury: $5,000
Mary Hodgins v. The Hershey Co.
Allegation: Negligence and product defect causing injury: $1,018.76
NORTHAMPTON DISTRICT COURT
American Express Bank FSB v. Stephen M. Chaput and Real Estate Management Inc.
Allegation: Breach of credit cardholder agreement: $5,961
Gary Swanson v. Camp Greylock for Boys Inc.
Allegation: Non-payment for engineering services rendered: $14,699
John B. Dunphy v. Peerless Indemnity Insurance Co.
Allegation: Breach of contract for refusal to pay plaintiff’s claim: $25,000
PALMER DISTRICT COURT
Wine Art of Ohio Inc. d/b/a Carlson Co. v. Michael Bernier d/b/a DIY Brewing Supply
Allegation: Breach of contract and complaint to enforce foreign judgment: $2,159.29+
SPRINGFIELD DISTRICT COURT
Melody Joy v. Pamela Stacey Gerber-Gressier d/b/a National Remedy Center
Allegation: Defendant failed to refund money that was paid for legal service defendant was not licensed to provide: $3,495