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Goddard School wins defamation case on appeal brought by former teachers

Laura Halleman Jun. 23, 2017, 11:19am

HARRISBURG — The state Superior Court has ruled in favor of Goddard Systems in a defamation lawsuit brought by two former teachers who alleged its Harrisburg school wrongfully discharged them when they reported a case of possible child abuse regarding one of their students.

American Airlines seeks dismissal of suit from woman who claims she was injured during boarding

Laura Halleman Jun. 15, 2017, 8:34am

PHILADELPHIA — US Airways Inc. and American Airlines have filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a wheelchair-bound passenger who alleges she was injured while being helped aboard an airplane.

84 Lumber Company granted default judgment against Energy Tech

Laura Halleman Jun. 5, 2017, 9:24am

PITTSBURGH — 84 Lumber Company has won a default judgment of $82,307.01 against Energy Tech Inc., of North Carolina, due to a lack of response from the company.

Delivery drivers and TL Transportation in settlement talks over unpaid-wages suit

Laura Halleman May 30, 2017, 11:39am

PHILADELPHIA — Two delivery drivers who have filed a class action lawsuit for unpaid wages and more against TL Transportation LLC have agreed to settlement talks with the company.

Superior Court reinstates wrongful death lawsuit against hospital

Laura Halleman May 18, 2017, 11:36am

HARRISBURG — The Superior Court of Pennsylvania on May 8 reversed a lower court’s decision that granted judgment to a hospital where a woman died in an emergency room based on the timeliness of the plaintiff's filing.

Sen. Greenleaf sponsors bill to reorganize judicial districts

Laura Halleman Apr. 7, 2017, 10:55am

Pennsylvania Sen. Stuart J. Greenleaf has sponsored a bill to amend Title 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, further providing for courts of common pleas.

Attorney suing Lackawanna College says client lost use of arm during football tryout

Laura Halleman Mar. 30, 2017, 9:55am

PHILADELPHIA - The attorney for former Lackawanna College football players who recently scored a court victory says one of his clients has lost use of his right arm forever.