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Butler County couple say Stryker hip implant was defective

Louie Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 9:29am

ERIE — A couple are suing Howmedica Osteonics Corporation d/b/a Stryker Orthopaedics, a New Jersey corporation, alleging negligence and and product liability for a faulty hip prosthetic.

Friendly Planet Travel says Red Mangrove failed to pay back loan

Louie Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 9:28am

PHILADELPHIA — A Jenkintown travel agency is suing Red Mangrove Galapagos LLC, alleging breach of contract.

Weirton Medical claims Siemens failed to properly support its software

Louie Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 9:28am

ERIE — A hospital is suing Cerner Health Services Inc. and Siemens Medical Solutions USA Inc., alleging breach of contract.

Healthcare Services Group, JD Palatine allegedly sent wrong credit info to woman's employer

Louie Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 9:28am

PHILADELPHIA — A Utah woman has filed a class action lawsuit against Healthcare Services Group Inc. and JD Palatine LLC, alleging violation of federal law for their practices in publishing consumer information.

Reynolds and Reynolds alleges Williamsport firm infringed on copyrights

Louie Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 9:27am

SCRANTON — An Ohio company is suing Spectrum Business Forms & Advertising Specialties LLC, a Pennsylvania company, citing alleged copyright infringement.

Secane woman says Lincoln National wrongly denied disability insurance claim

Louie Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 9:27am

PHILADELPHIA — An individual is suing The Lincoln National Life Insurance Company, alleging breach of contract.

Golo claims Skinny With Fiber website made false statements about its business

Louie Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 9:27am

PHILADELPHIA — A weight-loss program provider is suing Skinny With Fiber, a website, alleging negligent misrepresentation and unfair competition.

Garbage man says B&L Disposal, owner liable for wrongful firing, unpaid wages

Louie Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 9:26am

ERIE — A former sanitation worker is suing B&L Disposal Services; Bizzari Services Inc.; Bizzari Properties LLC; Air-Up LLC; and owner Lou Bizzari, alleging unpaid wages, violation of Workers' Compensation acts, racial discrimination and wrongful termination.

Mallinckrodt pharmaceuticals company says Bethlehem firm infringed on patents

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:29pm

PHILADELPHIA — An Irish pharmaceutical company is suing B. Braun Medical Inc., alleging patent infringement relating to a drug and its delivery method.

Man sues Justice Department over alleged failure to treat inmate, now deceased

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:29pm

PHILADELPHIA — The relative of a former inmate is suing the United States of America c/o the U.S. Department of Justice over a claim of negligence.

Norfolk Southern worker claims he suffered spinal, nerve injuries from job

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:29pm

SCRANTON — An employee is suing Norfolk Southern Railway Company, alleging negligence and that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Coraopolis woman sues Liberty Life Assurance for denying her long-term disability claim

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:28pm

ERIE — An employee of Highmark Inc. is suing Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston, alleging breach of contract for wrongful termination of disability benefits.

Man says Philadelphia VA failed to prevent blindness in one eye

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:28pm

PHILADELPHIA — An individual is suing the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, alleging that it denied his claim for damages stemming from what he claims was negligent care for an eye condition.

Consol Energy foreman says Liberty Life Assurance wrongly denied disability benefits

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:28pm

PITTSBURGH — A Kentucky man is suing Consol Energy human resources, Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston, and Liberty administrator Amanda Pipenbacher, alleging breach of contract and violation of Workers' Compensation acts.

Family says Human Services Secretary wrongly refused to cover accommodations for girl's disability

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:27pm

SCRANTON — A minor, through her parents, is suing state Secretary of Human Services Theodore Dallas, alleging discrimination for refusing to furnish their home with eligible accommodations for the girl's disability.

UN4 Productions says nine local Comcast subscribers shared movie on BitTorrent

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:27pm

PHILADELPHIA — A Nevada film distributor is suing nine unknown individuals, alleging copyright infringement for sharing a movie released in April.

Neshannock School District sues FieldTurf over defective artificial turf fields

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:27pm

PITTSBURGH — A school district has filed a class action lawsuit against FieldTurf USA Inc., FieldTurf Inc. and FieldTurf Tarkett SAS, based in Georgia, alleging breach of warranty and product liability.

Newpark says Checkers Safety Group sells industrial mats that infringe on patents

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:26pm

ERIE — A Texas company is suing Checkers Industrial Products LLC d/b/a Checkers Safety Group, alleging patent infringement.

Milliken Millwork says Irwin Builders Supply failed to pay for building materials

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:26pm

ERIE — A Michigan corporation is suing Irwin Builders Supply Corporation, alleging breach of contract for owing over $100,000 for building supplies.

Former home care worker says Always Best Care failed to pay overtime

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:25pm

PHILADELPHIA — A former home health aide has filed a class action lawsuit against Always Best Care, alleging violations of minimum wage law and Workers' Compensation acts.