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Parties resolve settlement issues in vehicle-SEPTA bus collision case

Feb. 5, 2016, 11:40am by Nicholas Malfitano

PHILADELPHIA – A scheduled settlement hearing has been canceled, in the case of a Philadelphia man suing a pair of motorists and the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) for injuries he sustained in a car-bus collision. more...

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Mountville man alleges he was unconstitutionally seized in West Reading

Feb. 5, 2016, 1:00pm by Carrie Bradon

PHILADELPHIA — A Mountville man is suing a municipality, alleging he was unconstitutionally seized.

Worker accuses Springfield Residences of harassment, failure to pay overtime

Feb. 5, 2016, 12:42pm by Carrie Bradon

PHILADELPHIA — A Philadelphia woman is suing a Wyndmoor assisted living facility, alleging violations of FLSA, harassment and unlawful termination. 

Law firm looking for contingent fee settlement funds from clients

Feb. 5, 2016, 11:42am by Nicholas Malfitano

Philadelphia City Hall

PHILADELPHIA – Plaintiff counsel in a motor vehicle accident insurance case are seeking settlement funds supposedly due them, through a contingent fee agreement associated with the action.

City of Philadelphia pursuing sanctions in old case

Feb. 5, 2016, 11:42am by Nicholas Malfitano

Drew Salaman

PHILADELPHIA – Counsel for the City of Philadelphia is seeking financial sanctions against one of its co-defendants for not responding to interrogatory and document requests in a slip-and-fall case from over a decade ago.

Plaintiff counsel withdrawing from King of Prussia Mall fall suit

Feb. 5, 2016, 11:40am by Nicholas Malfitano

King of Prussia Mall

PHILADELPHIA – Plaintiff counsel in a premises liability lawsuit over an allegedly injurious fall sustained at the King of Prussia Mall is seeking to exit the suit.

Hanover Fire & Casualty Insurance Company seeks summary judgment against former policy holder

Feb. 5, 2016, 11:38am by Nicholas Malfitano

Hanover Fire & Casualty Insurance Company

PHILADELPHIA – Counsel for a Conshohocken-based insurance company seeks summary judgment against a former policy holder accusing it of breach of contract, while the policy holder’s counsel seeks to exit the litigation.

Judge resolves motions to quash and for protective order in Speedway station slip-and-fall case

Feb. 5, 2016, 11:37am by Nicholas Malfitano

Speedway

PHILADELPHIA – On Wednesday, a Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas judge resolved both a motion to quash and a motion for a protective order that had been filed by defense counsel in a gas station slip-and-fall case.

Premises liability defendants seek to dismiss complaint for improper service, lack of claim specificity

Feb. 5, 2016, 11:33am by Nicholas Malfitano

Philadelphia City Hall

PHILADELPHIA – Defendants in a city slip-and-fall action have filed objections to the plaintiff’s complaint, both for improper service and related to the counts’ alleged lack of specificity in the complaint.

Federal appeals court upholds $790K default judgment against real estate group

Feb. 5, 2016, 11:31am by Nicholas Malfitano

TD Bank

PHILADELPHIA – On Tuesday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit affirmed a trial court ruling which retained a six-figure judgment against a Wisconsin-based real estate investment group.

Complaint's loss of consortium claim against Ford Motor Company dismissed

Feb. 5, 2016, 11:31am by Nicholas Malfitano

Ford Motor Company

PHILADELPHIA – A federal appeals court has upheld a trial court ruling declaring summary judgment for Ford Motor Company and in dismissing a loss of consortium claim filed against it.