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Allegheny judge dismisses first count of woman's lawsuit against former employer

S. Laney Griffo Apr. 27, 2017, 12:59pm

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania court ruled to dismiss one of two counts of a woman’s complaint for damages due to alleged work-related abuse.

Court sends case of burned worker back to Workers' Compensation Appeal Board

S. Laney Griffo Feb. 24, 2017, 8:05am

HARRISBURG – A Pennsylvania court has vacated a ruling from the Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board in a case dealing with employer subrogation rights.

Court reverses decision that power company did not owe duty of care to worker who died

S. Laney Griffo Feb. 22, 2017, 9:37am

HARRISBURG – A Pennsylvania court has reversed the decision of a trial court that found a power company did not owe duty of care to a worker who died.

Judge cuts over $10 million in attorneys' fees from BoA settlement

S. Laney Griffo Feb. 5, 2017, 8:15pm

MANHATTAN — A judge in United States District Court for the Southern District of New York reduced the cost of attorney's fees in a settlement against Bank of America after a firm used temporary attorneys for document review and billed at normal staff rates.

Attorney: UberBLACK plaintiffs have good argument in notable class action case

S. Laney Griffo Jan. 18, 2017, 9:51am

PHILADELPHIA – A group of UberBLACK drivers will be able to continue their class action, a judge recently ruled in a Philadelphia federal court.

Third Circuit court makes surprising decision to decertify class action suit

S. Laney Griffo Sep. 29, 2016, 11:55am

PHILADELPHIA – Recently, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit made a surprising decision to decertify a class action lawsuit regarding the drug Modafinil.