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Local Operating Engineers branch says contractor failed to make benefit payments

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:42am

PITTSBURGH — A local union is suing R & B Contracting & Excavation Inc., alleging breach of contract for failing to make its required employee benefit payments.

R & B Contracting & Excavating accused of skipping union payments

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:41am

PHILADELPHIA — A labor group is suing R & B Contracting & Excavating Inc. a/k/a R & B Contracting & Excavation Inc., citing alleged breach of contract for failing to pay into union funds.

The Standard Insurance allegedly erred in denying man's disability claim

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:41am

PHILADELPHIA — An individual is suing The Standard Insurance Company, alleging that it owes him disability benefits.

Man claims Lincoln Life wrongfully denied long-term disability benefits

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:41am

SCRANTON — An individual is suing Lincoln Life and Annuity Company of New York, alleging breach of contract for denying his disability benefits claim.

Carpenters union says operators of contractor Nuway failed to make payments

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:40am

PITTSBURGH — A local carpenters union is suing Vincent Isoldi, Erik Weaver and Nicholas Geanopolds, alleging breach of contract for not making regular payments to the group's funds.

Business owners sue Norristown, town council for refusal to fix drainage system

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:40am

PHILADELPHIA — Two individuals are suing the Municipality of Norristown and Norristown Municipal Council, alleging that they refuse to repair a public drainage system under their business.

Two railway employees say NJ Transit Rail retaliated for whistleblowing

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:40am

PHILADELPHIA — Two railway employees are suing NJ Transit Rail Operations Inc., alleging discrimination, liability and violation of federal law.

Endo Pharmaceuticals claims former treasury employee embezzled funds

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:39am

PHILADELPHIA — A pharmaceutical company is suing Cindy Fryer, a former senior treasury officer with the company, alleging embezzlement.

Connecticut man says home flippers deceived in order to secure loans

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:39am

PHILADELPHIA — An individual is suing Amex Card Processing Ireit Inc., GM Realty and GMA Realty Network Inc., alleging breach of contract.

Former employee of United Cerebral Palsy of Central PA claims wrongful termination

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:39am

SCRANTON — A former nonprofit employee is suing United Cerebral Palsy of Central PA, alleging violation of Workers' Compensation acts and wrongful termination.

FocusMX says Punch Innovations failed to pay nearly $90,000 for technical services

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:38am

PHILADELPHIA — A Delaware corporation is suing Punch Innovations LLC, based in Chester, and Thomas Conti, alleging failure to pay for technology services.

Delaware River Stevedores claim union forced unlawful work stoppage

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:38am

PHILADELPHIA — A union is suing International Longshoremen's Association Local 1242, and Philip Renzi, alleging breach of contract.

Phoenix Services, subsidiary allegedly refused to provide retirement compensation

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 3:36pm

PHILADELPHIA — A former executive is suing Phoenix Services International LLC and Metal Services LLC t/d/b/a Phoenix Services, alleging breach of contract.

Laborers' union says R & B Contracting & Excavating neglected to pay into funds

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 3:36pm

PITTSBURGH — A labor group is suing R & B Contracting & Excavating Inc. a/k/a R & B Contracting & Excavation Inc., citing alleged breach of contract.

Steamfitters Union says HVAC contractor failed to pay into benefit funds

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 3:35pm

PHILADELPHIA — A union is suing C & C Campano HVAC Inc. and Campano Mechanical Services Inc., alleging breach of contract.

Action Pak allegedly fired employee while he sought treatment for torn Achilles

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 3:35pm

PHILADELPHIA — A Fairless Hills man is suing Action Pak Inc., alleging violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act.

Aqua Pharmaceuticals says it was grossly overcharged for processing fees by New York pharmacy

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 9:02am

PHILADELPHIA — A pharmaceutical company is suing Park Irmat Drug Corp d/b/a Irmat Pharmacy, of New York, alleging it grossly overcharged it for processing and charge-back fees.

Labor department sues PPS Preservation for failing to adequately pay employees

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 9:01am

PHILADELPHIA — The United States Secretary of Labor is bringing suit against PPS Preservation Inc. and owner Nick Potochnick, alleging the defendants underpaid employees.

Indiana man says FBCS, collection agency, misrepresented amount owed in letter

Louie Torres May 30, 2017, 11:34am

PHILADELPHIA — An individual is suing FBCS Inc., a debt collector, alleging misrepresentation in its collection efforts.

Xodus Medical says Florida company sells infringing surgical device

Louie Torres May 30, 2017, 8:50am

PITTSBURGH — A New Kensington medical device company is suing The Soule Co. d/b/a Soule Medical, a Florida corporation, citing alleged patent infringement.