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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.

Man says employer didn't pay overtime

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

PITTSBURGH — A man is suing East Liberty Electroplating Inc., an employer, citing alleged unpaid wages and violation of wage laws.

Motorist accused of striking pedestrian

Louie Torres Jul. 5, 2016, 6:20pm

PENNSYLVANIA — A couple's lawsuit against motorist Mario Maurizi alleges negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Company accused of not paying contributions per contract

Louie Torres Jul. 5, 2016, 6:15pm

PENNSYLVANIA — A labor group is suing McCorry Mechanical Services Inc., an employer, alleging breach of contract and failure to pay monthly contributions.

Woman says washing machine caused damage

Louie Torres Jul. 5, 2016, 6:10pm

PHILADELPHIA — A consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against Samsung Electronics America Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., alleging breach of implied warranty, design defect, failure to warn, negligence and product liability.

Couples claim toaster started fire

Louie Torres Jul. 4, 2016, 12:31pm

PHILADELPHIA — Two couples are suing T-Fal Corporation, d/b/a T-Fal USA, a consumer appliances manufacturer, citing alleged breach of implied warranty, design defect, failure to warn, liability and product liability.

Boy is sued over golf-club incident

Louie Torres Jul. 4, 2016, 12:23pm

HARRISBURG — A minor boy is suing Kyle Costello, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries when the two boys, then 11, were in a physical education class.

Woman says employer improperly denied benefits

Louie Torres Jul. 4, 2016, 12:17pm

PITTSBURGH — A woman is suing her employer, The Walman Optical Company, saying she was wrongfully denied long-term disability benefits in a company-administered plan.

Company says property was misappropriated

Louie Torres Jul. 4, 2016, 12:11pm

HARRISBURG — A New Jersey company is suing Modular Steel Systems Inc., a Pennsylvania organization, citing alleged breach of contract.

Employer sues union over filing of grievance

Louie Torres Jul. 4, 2016, 12:05pm

PITTSBURGH — An employer is suing the United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union, AFL-CIO-CLC, citing alleged breach of contract.

Man says credit reporting agencies spread false information

Louie Torres Jul. 1, 2016, 4:44pm

PHILADELPHIA — A man is suing TransUnion LLC and Equifax Information Services LLC, claiming violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act.