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Couple's lawsuit claims drug's side effects were concealed

Louie Torres Jul. 11, 2016, 1:08pm

PHILADELPHIA — A couple's lawsuit against Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc., Schering Corporation and IVAX Pharmaceuticals Inc. cites alleged failure to warn, liability and product liability.

Woman says credit history was reported inaccurately

Louie Torres Jul. 11, 2016, 1:03pm

PHILADELPHIA — A woman is suing Northeast Credit & Collection Inc. and Equifax Information Services LLC, citing alleged misrepresentation in debt collection and negligent misrepresentation.

Widow seeks insurance benefit following husband's death

Louie Torres Jul. 11, 2016, 12:58pm

PITTSBURGH — A widow is suing the Reco Equipment Inc Employee Welfare Benefit Plan and Reliance Standard Life Insurance Company, a plan administrator and insurance firm, citing alleged breach of contract and improper denial of accidental death insurance benefits.

Woman hit by golf ball alleges negligence, carelessness

Louie Torres Jul. 11, 2016, 12:52pm

PHILADELPHIA — A woman is suing Daniel Gardner, Applecross Club Operations LLC d/b/a Applecross Country Club, Pultegroup Inc., Pulte Homes of Pennsylvania L.P., and Pulte Homes Corporation of the Delaware Valley, alleging that negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries led to her being struck in the head by a golf ball hit by Gardner.

Man says employer didn't pay proper overtime

Louie Torres Jul. 8, 2016, 5:57pm

PITTSBURGH — An employee has filed a class-action lawsuit against Rice Energy Inc., claiming the company failed to properly compensate him for overtime.

Employer accused of not paying into union funds

Louie Torres Jul. 8, 2016, 5:54pm

HARRISBURG — A lawsuit filed by union trust funds against Environmental Construction Services Inc. alleges breach of contract.

Battery allegedly caused burn injury to child

Louie Torres Jul. 8, 2016, 5:44pm

PHILADELPHIA — A minor and his guardian are suing Procter & Gamble Company, an Ohio corporation, citing alleged design defect, insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries, negligence and product liability.

Three passengers sue over train derailment

Louie Torres Jul. 8, 2016, 5:37pm

PHILADELPHIA — Three passengers are suing National Railroad Passenger Corporation, a/k/a Amtrak, alleging negligence, failure to warn and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Couple say falling merchandise caused injury

Louie Torres Jul. 8, 2016, 5:30pm

HARRISBURG — A couple's lawsuit against TA Operating LLC and TravelCenters of America LLC, both d/b/a Travelcenters of America and Petro Stopping Centers and Petro Scranton #378, alleges negligence and insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Man claims debt collector violated law with calls

Louie Torres Jul. 7, 2016, 3:22pm

PITTSBURGH — An individual is suing Navient Solutions Inc., a debt collector, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Union funds claim company didn't make payments

Louie Torres Jul. 7, 2016, 3:18pm

HARRISBURG — Union trust funds and their trustee are suing Control Temp Insulation LLC, an employer, citing alleged breach of contract for faling to make union fund contributions.

Union trust fund says employer didn't make contributions

Louie Torres Jul. 7, 2016, 3:06pm

PHILADELPHIA — A laborers' union trust fund is suing Windy Hill Excavating Inc., an employer, citing alleged breach of contract due to failure to contribute to various funds.

Pete Rose accuses investigator of defamation

Louie Torres Jul. 7, 2016, 2:57pm

PHILADELPHIA — Former Major League Baseball player Pete Rose is suing John Dowd, an attorney who helped compile evidence for the baseball commissioner's office that Rose had bet on baseball, citing alleged defamation.

Man claims defamation in online article

Louie Torres Jul. 7, 2016, 2:50pm

PHILADELPHIA — A man is suing American Radio Relay League Incorporated, Tom Gallagher, Rick Roderick and Dr. James Boehner, citing alleged defamation.

Man claims defamation on Ripoff Report

Louie Torres Jul. 6, 2016, 5:34pm

PHILADELPHIA — A man individual is suing Sandra Padjan and Xcentric Ventures LLC d/b/a Ripoff Report, citing alleged defamation.

Woman seeks reinstatement of benefits

Louie Torres Jul. 6, 2016, 5:28pm

PHILADELPHIA — A woman is suing Life Insurance Company of North America, an insurance firm, claiming the company improperly denied her long-term disability benefits.

Woman says insurer wrongly denied benefits

Louie Torres Jul. 6, 2016, 5:24pm

PHILADELPHIA — A woman is suing Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Company, claiming she was improperly denied long-term disability benefits.

Woman says disability benefits were improperly terminated

Louie Torres Jul. 6, 2016, 5:19pm

PENNSYLVANIA — A woman is suing Life Insurance Company of North America, claiming she was improperly denied long-term disability benefits.

Man claims incorrect HIV diagnosis

Louie Torres Jul. 6, 2016, 5:14pm

PHILADELPHIA — A man is suing the federal government and Shubhra Shetty, M.D., alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Worker claims retaliation, wage law violation

Louie Torres Jul. 5, 2016, 6:31pm

PHILADELPHIA — A man is suing Pyco Inc., Pyco LLC, John Metzger, Jr. and Joanne Miller, employers, citing alleged retaliation, unpaid wages and violation of wage laws.