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Warrington auto repair company charges former employees with breach of contract, RICO violations

Nicholas Malfitano Dec. 2, 2016, 9:08am

ALLENTOWN – A Pennsylvania-based auto repair business has initiated legal action against two of its former employees, claiming they breached their employment agreements and violated federal law in the process.

Third Circuit affirms granting of summary judgment against fired Penn State University professor

Nicholas Malfitano Dec. 2, 2016, 9:06am

PHILADELPHIA – A panel of appellate judges have decided to uphold a trial court’s decision of summary judgment in a breach of contract and wrongful termination case brought by a former medical college professor.

Plaintiff in qui tam action cannot be granted access to records that do not exist, court says

Nicholas Malfitano Dec. 1, 2016, 10:04am

PHILADELPHIA – An appellate judge says the plaintiff of record in a qui tam action cannot be granted access to stenographic court records which he says do not exist.

ScripsAmerica sues former president and CEO for alleged violations of finance and securities laws

Nicholas Malfitano Dec. 1, 2016, 10:03am

PHILADELPHIA – A New Jersey-based health care corporation has filed suit against its former President and CEO, alleging he breached his fiduciary duty and failed to disclose a prior felony conviction, among other charges.

Alarmax Distributors claims Arizona company failed to pay

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 10:00am

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania corporation is suing Arizona company Protection Source LLC and co-owners Matthew S. Willes and Kristine Willes, citing alleged breach of contract.

Guaranty Bank claims heirs failed to pay mortgage

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 10:00am

PITTSBURGH — A financial institution is suing several heirs of a woman, alleging breach of contract in a mortgage.

Phillips Station Middle LP says title insurers breached contract

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 9:35am

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania partnership has filed a class action lawsuit against Chicago Title Insurance Company and Fidelity National Title Group, title insurers, citing alleged breach of contract.

Company sues church for $4.7M

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 9:35am

PITTSBURGH — A Georgia corporation is suing Covenant Church of Pennsylvania, citing alleged breach of contract.

Pennsylvania American Water Company hydrants allegedly failed as house burned

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 9:34am

PITTSBURGH — A woman is suing Pennsylvania American Water Company, the Municipality of Bethel Park and John Does 1-2, alleging fire hydrants failed to work properly.

Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company claims loan is in default

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 9:33am

PITTSBURGH — A financial institution is suing Debra McClung and William A McClung Jr., alleging breach of contract.

Farmers National Bank of Emlenton claims mortgage unpaid

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 9:32am

PITTSBURGH — A financial institution is suing Stacy L. Nemeth, citing alleged breach of contract and unpaid debt.

Pittsburgh Parking Authority accused of breach of contract

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 9:32am

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania partnership is suing Pittsburgh Parking Authority, alleging breach of contract.

Cheyenne Veterinary Wellness & Surgical Center accused of breaching contract

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 9:32am

PITTSBURGH — A woman is suing Cheyenne Veterinary Wellness & Surgical Center Inc. and Steven Gross, alleging breach of contract and wrongful termination.

Leadexcel Inc. accused of not paying under terms of agreement

Louie Torres Dec. 1, 2016, 9:31am

PITTSBURGH — An Illinois company is suing Pennsylvania corporation Leadexcel Inc. and Ron Taylor Jr., citing alleged breach of contract.

Superior Court determines middle finger not obscene, overturns father's conviction

Mary Anne Kress Nov. 30, 2016, 12:00pm

HARRISBURG – The disorderly conduct conviction of Jason Roy Waugaman for giving his ex-wife, Kacie Boeshore, the middle finger while exchanging their children was overturned by the Superior Court of Pennsylvania on Oct. 31.

Arch Insurance Company granted judgment in excess of $3 million plus interest in breach of contract lawsuit

Nicholas Malfitano Nov. 30, 2016, 9:01am

PHILADELPHIA – A federal judge has entered a multimillion-dollar default judgment plus interest against a Delaware man in an insurance-based breach of contract lawsuit.