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Plaintiff says GM violated Lemon Law and UTPCPL, among other statutes

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 21, 2017, 10:13am

PHILADELPHIA – A Perkiomenville man alleges General Motors violated federal and state laws when it sold him an automobile he alleges was prone to a number of mechanical problems and defects.

Bike crash victim says State Farm Insurance is unfairly denying payment of underinsured motorist benefits

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 21, 2017, 10:13am

PHILADELPHIA – The alleged victim of a bicycle-automobile crash argues State Farm Insurance is responsible for paying out underinsured motorist benefits it has denied the plaintiff, in response to an accident that took place in Philadelphia just over one year ago.

Kia allegedly marketed defective vehicle, Broad Top couple alleges

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 21, 2017, 10:12am

PHILADELPHIA – A Broad Top couple claim Kia disregarded a number of statutes when they purchased a vehicle they say contained several defects which prevented it from operating as presented and advertised.

Panel explores overlapping criminal enforcement actions against companies and how penalties are determined

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 20, 2017, 1:06pm

NEW YORK – Insight into the process of crafting of financial penalties for companies alleged to have engaged in corporate misconduct was a prominent topic of discussion in a recent seminar held June 7.

Officers had probable cause to seize $100 from man supposedly overpaid in Harrah's casino, says appellate court

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 20, 2017, 12:23pm

PHILADELPHIA – Federal appellate judges have dismissed the case of a casino patron who claims he was unlawfully seized without probable cause by Pennsylvania State Police officers in a dispute over $100 which had allegedly been overpaid to the plaintiff.

Third Circuit: Client's former attorney not proven to be state actor, case dismissed

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 20, 2017, 12:23pm

PHILADELPHIA – The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has ruled that a plaintiff who accused his former attorney of malpractice and being a state actor therein will have his case dismissed.

New Jersey syrup company believes Philly restaurant breached terms of working agreement

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 20, 2017, 12:22pm

PHILADELPHIA – A New Jersey-based syrup distributor believes a restaurant in Southwest Philadelphia and its owners/proprietors have breached an agreement for goods and services with the company, and now seek restitution through legal action.

Amtrak trackman alleges company's unsafe environment and tools led to his serious injuries

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 20, 2017, 12:22pm

PHILADELPHIA – A trackman who worked for Amtrak for 40 years claims the company violated the Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA) by forcing him to use tools which he says later led him to develop a series of bodily injuries.

Philly accounting firm claims client still owes it $21K for services rendered

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 20, 2017, 12:21pm

PHILADELPHIA – A local accounting office believes an investment fund firm based in Delaware and a Paoli management firm owes it in excess of $21,000 for services rendered over a nearly four-month period in 2016.

Philly woman says self-storage facility failed to mail her rental bills and auctioned her possessions

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 16, 2017, 9:33am

Philly woman says self-storage facility failed to mail her rental bills and auctioned her possessions

Third Circuit: Plaintiff's fraud allegation against Philadelphia Housing Authority is meritless

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 16, 2017, 9:33am

Third Circuit: Plaintiff's fraud allegation against Philadelphia Housing Authority is meritless

N.J. property owners say water damage to Philly residence wasn't covered by Liberty Mutual

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 14, 2017, 9:50am

N.J. property owners say water damage to Philly residence wasn't covered by Liberty Mutual

Medical care not paid for through policy's insurance benefits, plaintiff alleges

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 14, 2017, 9:50am

Medical care not paid for through policy's insurance benefits, plaintiff alleges

Man says MetLife improperly denied him benefits after hit-and-run crash

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 14, 2017, 9:50am

Man says MetLife improperly denied him benefits after hit-and-run crash

Louisiana federal court jury again finds for defense in second Xarelto bellwether trial

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 14, 2017, 9:50am

Louisiana federal court jury again finds for defense in second Xarelto bellwether trial

Haverford plaintiff claims insurance agent didn't properly set up retirement annuity account

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 14, 2017, 9:49am

Haverford plaintiff claims insurance agent didn't properly set up retirement annuity account

Philadelphia man says insurance company hasn't followed through on agreed-upon release terms

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 14, 2017, 9:49am

Philadelphia man says insurance company hasn't followed through on agreed-upon release terms

Delaware pipefitter's lawsuit says Amtrak caused his bodily injuries and violated FELA

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 12, 2017, 1:41pm

Delaware pipefitter's lawsuit says Amtrak caused his bodily injuries and violated FELA

Food products distributor alleges Montgomery County restaurants and owner breached contracts and payment guarantees

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 12, 2017, 1:41pm

Food products distributor alleges Montgomery County restaurants and owner breached contracts and payment guarantees

Policyholder says Nationwide denied him uninsured motorist coverage after hit-and-run accident

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 12, 2017, 1:40pm

Policyholder says Nationwide denied him uninsured motorist coverage after hit-and-run accident