Recent News About United States District Court Middle District of Florida
FORT MYERS, Fla. (Legal Newsline) – Court records in Florida show how easy it is for people to get swept up in a figurative machine that generates lawsuits. In fact, it all started for one man with the push of a button.
TAMPA, Fla. (Legal Newsline) – Farm laborers hired to pick blueberries for the agricultural growing company Clear Springs Farming who claimed they were discriminated against because of their ethnicity have reached a new settlement, requesting $132,000 in attorney fees.
A Florida-based heating and cooling business will pay the United States $250,000 to settle a lawsuit alleging it made false claims to the Small Business Administration in order to become a Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone), the Department of Justice reported Wednesday.