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Insurance adjustment firm looks to recover more than $13K from defendants

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 25, 2017, 11:58am

PHILADELPHIA – An adjustment firm believes a Philadelphia couple it says it advised on an insurance matter owes them in excess of $13,000.00, for that professional consulting.

Plaintiffs sue Ford Motor Company for leasing them allegedly flawed four-wheel drive vehicle

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 25, 2017, 11:57am

PHILADELPHIA – Ford Motor Company is the subject of litigation from a pair of plaintiffs who allege a defective automobile they leased is a cause of action for the supposed violation of both federal and state laws.

Safe! Pete Rose's defamation case versus attorney John Dowd allowed to proceed in Philly federal court

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 25, 2017, 8:40am

PHILADELPHIA – According to a federal judge's ruling in Philadelphia, Major League Baseball's all-time hit leader Pete Rose has gone 2-for-3 on claims set to proceed in his defamation lawsuit filed against attorney John Dowd, author of the report that led to Rose being permanently banned from the league.

Judge sets aside default against hotel management company in wrongful termination action

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 23, 2017, 11:44am

PHILADELPHIA – A federal judge has nullified an entry of default against a hotel management company, which had been originally levied due to its non-response to a wrongful termination suit filed by a former hotel director.

Parent of child hospitalized from alleged improper prescription sues CVS Pharmacy

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 20, 2017, 2:38pm

PHILADELPHIA – The parent of a child allegedly injured by an improperly-filled prescription medication which resulted in her daughter being hospitalized on three occasions in 2015, has sued CVS in connection with the incident.

Hose company denies claims of liability from plaintiff severely burned in trash truck explosion

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 20, 2017, 2:38pm

PHILADELPHIA – Defense counsel for one of a group of companies who are accused of manufacturing a faulty natural gas system for a trash truck which exploded and left a man with third-degree burns have unanimously denied the claims levied against it.

Plaintiffs say new South Philly home contained a number of issues and defects

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 20, 2017, 2:37pm

PHILADELPHIA – A pair of Philadelphia homeowners have brought legal action versus defendants they believe are responsible for selling them a new home in South Philadelphia rife with structural problems, wiring and appliance issues.

Man injured by falling excavator files lawsuit against contracting companies

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 20, 2017, 2:37pm

PHILADELPHIA – A man severely injured by a falling track loader/excavator while stationed in his work vehicle has sued the entities whose carelessness and negligence he believes are responsible for the serious injuries he sustained in that accident.

Aston couple's negligence suit against Harrah's Philadelphia casino settled

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 20, 2017, 9:35am

MEDIA – An Aston couple who sued Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino and its operating companies for negligence connected to a leg injury suffered by one of the plaintiffs have settled the litigation.

Plaintiff says Tesla luxury automobile contained several mechanical defects in lawsuit

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 20, 2017, 9:34am

PITTSBURGH – A Wexford man claims Tesla Motors violated both federal and state laws when it sold him a new vehicle he alleges contained a number of irreparable defects.

Cell phone store security guard committed assault on customer, plaintiff alleges

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 20, 2017, 9:34am

PHILADELPHIA – A cell phone store customer believes a security guard with a violent criminal past assaulted him during his removal from the South Philadelphia store nearly two years ago.

LabCorp, fellow defendants continue to defend themselves from suit resulting from snow-related injuries

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 20, 2017, 9:34am

MEDIA – A prominent clinical laboratory firm and two other companies stridently oppose the claims of a lawsuit filed by a Delaware couple, who claims the defendants all failed to prevent snow and ice from falling off the lab building’s roof and injuring one of the plaintiffs.

Former Amtrak engineer says company's negligence led to his injuries sustained in work-related accident

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 14, 2017, 1:52pm

PHILADELPHIA – A New Jersey train engineer alleges Amtrak violated federal laws by not providing him with a safe work environment when he suffered debilitating injuries in an accident sustained in the course of his employment.

Maryland attorney believes Hampton Inn hotel in Philly tried to conceal bed bug issue

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 14, 2017, 1:52pm

PHILADELPHIA – A Maryland attorney believes a Hampton Inn located in Center City Philadelphia was negligent in allowing bed bugs to infest the hotel and bite her while she slept, causing her serious injury.

Trailer company says Philly trucking firm owes it more than $23K in outstanding lease payments

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 14, 2017, 1:52pm

PHILADELPHIA – An Allentown trailer company is suing a Philadelphia freight shipping and trucking company for allegedly outstanding lease payments in excess of $23,000.00.

Allstate Insurance policyholder believes provider breached contract and acted in bad faith on her property damage claim

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 14, 2017, 1:51pm

PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia resident believes Allstate Insurance breached its policy with her and acted in bad faith, when it allegedly did not reimburse the plaintiff for property damages and losses suffered on her property last year.

Parent of boy injured at Exton shopping mall carnival files suit against mall management and amusement companies

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 13, 2017, 9:51am

PHILADELPHIA – The mother of a West Chester boy injured in a mall carnival’s obstacle course has filed suit against the creator of the course and the shopping mall where her son’s injury took place.

Philly man believes California company improperly pursued debt against him in violation of federal laws

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 13, 2017, 9:51am

PHILADELPHIA – A plaintiff from Philadelphia has filed legal action against a San Diego firm that allegedly pursued a credit card debt claim against him improperly and violated several finance laws in the process, and simultaneously committed defamation against him and abuse of process.

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles made ineffective repairs to newly purchased vehicle, Philadelphia plaintiffs say

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 13, 2017, 9:50am

PHILADELPHIA – A pair of Philadelphia plaintiffs allege Fiat Chrysler Automobiles violated federal and state laws when it sold them a new car they claim was saddles with numerous mechanical problems.

N.Y. credit firm says Churchville taxi cab company breached contract with it in excess of $500K

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 13, 2017, 9:50am

PHILADELPHIA – A New York City credit firm has sued a Churchville taxi cab company, believing it breached a contract in which they were obligated to pay in excess of a half-million dollars to the plaintiff.