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Trucker accuses former employer of wrongful termination

The Pennsylvania Record May 27, 2016, 7:57pm

PITTSBURGH — A truck driver is suing Baker Hughes Corporation, a former employer, citing alleged racial discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Man claims credit reporting agency says he's deceased

The Pennsylvania Record May 27, 2016, 7:50pm

PHILADELPHIA — A man is suing Trans Union LLC, a credit reporting agency, alleging unfair credit reporting.

Man claims negligence led to collision

The Pennsylvania Record May 27, 2016, 7:45pm

PHILADELPHIA — A New Jersey man is suing a Bucks County resident, claiming negligence and alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Woman claims gender discrimination, retaliation

The Pennsylvania Record May 27, 2016, 7:41pm

PHILADELPHIA — A woman is suing M&D Wholesale Distributors Inc. and BPA Sales LP, former joint employers, citing alleged gender discrimination and retaliation.

Debt collector accused of violating law

The Pennsylvania Record May 27, 2016, 7:36pm

PHILADELPHIA — A woman is suing AR Logix Inc., a debt collector, citing alleged violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.

Claim preclusion leads to dismissal in District Court's mortgage foreclosure action

Nicholas Malfitano May 27, 2016, 12:36pm

PHILADELPHIA – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania granted a mortgage fund summary judgment in a foreclosure action on Tuesday, due to claim preclusion under the Rooker-Feldman doctrine.

Third Circuit rejects argument over labeled 'incapacity' of appellant's mother

Nicholas Malfitano May 27, 2016, 12:36pm

PHILADELPHIA – A federal appellate court upheld a trial court ruling to dismiss a Willow Grove woman’s civil rights-based lawsuit centered on the cognitive capacity of her mother on Tuesday.

State Farm's insurance fraud claims against local medical providers to proceed

Nicholas Malfitano May 27, 2016, 12:30pm

PHILADELPHIA – Once dismissed, an amended fraud action brought by State Farm Mutual Insurance Company against a pair of medical providers and their employees has been given the green-light to proceed in federal court.

Counsel continues to petition to leave premises liability lawsuit against day care center

Nicholas Malfitano May 27, 2016, 12:29pm

PHILADELPHIA – Counsel for a local day care facility involved in a premises liability lawsuit continues to cite a client conflict in his attempt to withdraw from that case.

Attorney initially moves to withdraw from fitness center injury case, then rescinds withdrawal

Nicholas Malfitano May 27, 2016, 12:28pm

PHILADELPHIA – A plaintiff attorney who initially filed to withdraw from a premises liability lawsuit involving a sauna at a L.A. Fitness gym in Pottstown, moved to rescind that same withdrawal motion.

Counsel for plaintiff paralyzed in crash seeks to exit lawsuit

Nicholas Malfitano May 27, 2016, 12:28pm

PHILADELPHIA – Counsel for a plaintiff severely injured in an alcohol-induced motor vehicle accident is exiting the litigation, due to an impasse between said counsel and the plaintiff in question.

Insurance dispute, court judgment leads to defense counsel's withdrawal from crash lawsuit

Nicholas Malfitano May 27, 2016, 12:26pm

PHILADELPHIA – Defense counsel for a litigant named in a motor vehicle accident lawsuit is seeking to exit the lawsuit, subsequent to an insurance dispute and court-ordered judgment.

Plaintiff allegedly injured on Philly café sidewalk seeking to enforce settlement terms

Nicholas Malfitano May 27, 2016, 12:23pm

PHILADELPHIA – A plaintiff allegedly injured in a sidewalk fall outside a Philadelphia café, is seeking the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas to enforce a settlement in a lawsuit resulting from that incident.

Defense attorney says slip-and-fall suit has no connection to Philadelphia County

Nicholas Malfitano May 27, 2016, 12:21pm

PHILADELPHIA – Defense counsel in a slip-and-fall lawsuit emanating from Huntingdon Valley has objected to the case being heard in Philadelphia County, saying the case has no connection to that jurisdiction.

Several preliminary objections raised in Landsdowne-based gunshot wound injury lawsuit

Nicholas Malfitano May 27, 2016, 12:21pm

PHILADELPHIA – A number of preliminary objections are in play in the personal injury lawsuit filed by a King of Prussia man who was allegedly grievously injured by gunfire outside a Landsdowne bar.

Man claims wrongful termination and age discrimination

The Pennsylvania Record May 26, 2016, 8:04pm

PHILADELPHIA — A man is suing Chata Biosystems LLC, a former employer, citing alleged age discrimination, violation of human rights and wrongful termination.