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
Capital One Bank, N.A. v. ABM Clothing and Beverley Thorington
Allegation: Monies owed for credit advanced: $3,117.19
FRANKLIN SUPERIOR COURT
Alyssa Alger v. The Yankee Candle Co. Inc.
Allegation: Negligent maintenance of business property, causing injury: $41,392.18
Christopher and Bethany Maselli v. Eric Freeman, D.O. and Ravi Kumar, M.D.
Allegation: Medical malpractice: $1,025,000
GREENFIELD DISTRICT COURT
David A. Perok v. Rice Oil Co. Inc.
Allegation: Negligent maintenance of a worksite, causing injury: $6,151.30
HAMPDEN SUPERIOR COURT
Dave Sakowski v. Baystate Contracting Services Inc.
Allegation: Failure to pay wages: $30,000
Nellum Realty Trust v. Gliptone of Mass. & Lyons Home Improvement
Allegation: Non-payment for rent of commercial building: $81,000
Superior Products Distributors Inc. v. Shawn’s Lawns, Inc., RIV Construction Group, and HD Westfield, MA Landlord, LLC
Allegation: Failure to pay under the terms of a construction contract: $297,361.45
Western Mass. Environmental, LLC v. Dapri Rentals, LLC and Mary & Chris Clark
Allegation: Non-payment of services rendered: $36,816
HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT
Roger Harrington v. C.H Nickelson & Co. Inc.
Allegation: Plaintiff was working on a roof at a construction site where the defendant was a general contractor, when he slipped and fell: $164,817.88
SPRINGFIELD DISTRICT COURT
Arrow Concrete Products Inc. v. W.A.L. Development, LLC
Allegation: Non-payment of goods sold and delivered: $10,413.92
Comcast Spotlight Inc. v. Direct Finance Corp.
Allegation: Non-payment of advertising services: $4,215.44
Margaret N. Broughton v. Fifth Third Bank, et al.
Allegation: Breach of agreement for payment of car loan: $10,000
Slope Properties, LLC v. J.K.A. Contracting
Allegation: Breach of home-improvement contract. Monies received and work not performed: $3,301.95
United Rentals Inc. v. Tetreault Masonry Inc.
Allegation: Non-payment for materials, equipment, and services provided: $5,485
Western Mass Electric v. Dog Days & Nights, LLC
Allegation: Non-payment of utility services provided: $6,584.04
WESTFIELD DISTRICT COURT
Capital One Bank, N.A. v. TRM Consultants, LLC & Thomas R. Mihalek
Allegation: Breach of credit agreement and monies owed: $16,031.67
Carole Fabrics Inc. v. King Brothers Painting & Staining
Allegation: Non-payment of goods sold and delivered: $2,738.98