Almost a year after Jacksonville, Fla. volleyball coach Sarah Powers-Barnhard filed a civil complaint against the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU), alleging they violated the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act by allowing coach Rick Butler to remain a member, one of Powers-Barnhard’s attorneys, Iva Ravindran, of Weil Quaranta, said that in a recent hearing on the case the presiding judge heard arguments on the defendant’s motion to dismiss: “We’re fighting as hard as we can to keep this case in state court where we think it belongs.” The suit also accuses the AAU of negligence.
NBC 6 interviews Miami-based attorneys Ronald Weil and Mark Schweikert who are representing Steven Cox, who is suing Porsche Financial Services claiming the auto maker “swallowed” the value of the trade-in he used to reduce the cost of his lease. “Consumers are being deceived and it’s got to come to a stop.” Weil says. Watch NBC’s Man Claims Paperwork Cost Him Money in Auto Lease story.
USA Volleyball admits reinstating Rick Butler after sex abuse allegations was mistake article follow up to Alleged abuser still coaching youth volleyball, lawsuit filed against AAU article. Weil says the AAU, in his mind, is not all that different from the Catholic Church and its widespread abuse scandal. “These people are empowered because they have access to kids. That’s the horrible part — the access is made available to these kids,” says Weil.
Chicago Tribune interviews attorney Ronald Weil, who filed a 10-page suit Thursday afternoon in Orange County Circuit Court seeking compensation and relief for his client, who is coaching at the tournament that ends Sunday.
Weil Quaranta represents victim who speaks out to ESPN in a video and article titled Questions about volleyball coach’s past prompt his removal amid review.
Ronald Weil quoted about Scientology’s huge, weird win in court saying “suppressives were to be treated in the fashion that their church doctrine provides, [Scientology admits] that you couldn’t get a fair hearing”
Ronald Weil quoted by WPLG Local 10 about Lumber Liquidators class-action lawsuit which was filed in Miami.
Florida law firms file federal class action suit against Lumber Liquidators for selling Chinese-made laminated wood floors containing dangerous levels of toxic formaldehyde.
“When products are not what they purport to be, the producer and seller deserve to be held accountable,” said John Quaranta, Miami lawyer whose firm filed the GNC complaint in South Florida.
A potential class action lawsuit alleging so-called herbal supplements sold by GNC stores aren’t really herbal at all was filed in Miami federal court.
The law firms Weil Quaranta and Babbitt & Johnson have filed a federal class action suit against GNC, alleging deception in the herbal supplement market.
Weil Quaranta and Babbitt and Johnson file class action lawsuit against General Nutrition Company (GNC).
Weil Quaranta has filed a federal class action lawsuit in South Florida against Nissan North America alleging failure to warn consumers about dangerously defective transmissions in 2013-2014 Pathfinder vehicles.
Ron Weil and Mary Olszewska of Weil Quaranta, PA were featured in National Law Journal’s Big Money Wins 2014 publication for their $12.5 million case win awarded to a sexual abuse victim.
Law360 article: Fla. Bank Exec Says He Was Fired For Reporting Misconduct. Plantiff is represented by Ronald P. Weil and Mary V. Olszewska of Weil Quaranta, PA.
Ronald Weil interviewed by NBC6 South Florida about FrameArt Store’s request to have judge to halt part of Brickell City Centre over safety.
Federal Court allows 1970’s Sex Abuse Claims to Proceed.
Major lawsuit to be filed against Church of Scientology alleging fraud.
Suit against Church of Scientology Entities on Behalf of Ex-Members.
Church of Scientology hit with federal fraud lawsuit.
Fired stockbroker prevails in Morgan Keegan arbitration.
Ex-alter boy files $ 5 million sex abuse lawsuit against Miami archdiocese.
Broker’s lawsuit against Miami Heat Pres., Pat Riley, settled.
Real estate broker claims Pat Riley owed him millions.
Teen sues school over alleged cyberbullying.
Attorney Ronald Weil is quoted in Naples News article regarding a judge allowing the lawsuit against former bishop to continue.
Retired catholic bishop named in sex abuse suit.
Mom of abused boy sues ex-pastor, churches.
Miami banker awarded $37 million.
Pedro pan refugee files sex abuse suit.
Class action by homeowners against Lennar Corp.
Ruling hurts distributors in Puerto Rico.
Former St. Ann priest accused of sex abuse leaves clergy.
Can a church go broke?
Roman Catholic Church shifts legal strategy.
Religion and the law.
Testimony ends in Lutheran church trial.
$6.7 million awarded is sex molestation case.
Lawyer hired to represent church alleges cover-up.