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Suit targets health system, seminary over alleged secret agreement

Travis Zuellig Mar. 23, 2016, 6:45pm

PHILADELPHIA — A New Jersey resident is suing not-for-profit health system and a not-for-profit seminary for alleged breach of fiduciary duties through a joint venture relationship.

Employee seeks co-ownership of patents from former employer

Travis Zuellig Mar. 22, 2016, 6:56pm

PITTSBURGH — A Pittsburgh resident is suing his former employer, alleging unjust enrichment, conversion and declaration of ownership surrounding the ownership of patent applications during his employment.

Former employee of Wawa seeking benefits after termination

Travis Zuellig Mar. 22, 2016, 6:43pm

PHILADELPHIA — A former store employee and stockowner is suing his former employer, Wawa Inc., for alleged violations of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act

Ohio business accuses insulation company of copying product

Travis Zuellig Mar. 18, 2016, 2:56pm

PITTSBURGH — An Ohio-based company is suing a Johnstown insulation business, alleging unfair competition. 

Nurse accuses health center of discrimination, failed accommodations

Travis Zuellig Mar. 18, 2016, 2:48pm

PHILADELPHIA — A certified nursing assistant is suing a Philadelphia health center, alleging violations of Title VII of the amended Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Act of 1991 and the amended Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.  

Bricklayers union alleges tile company delinquent in payments

Travis Zuellig Mar. 18, 2016, 2:38pm

PHILADELPHIA — A bricklayers union, with its trustees and funds, is suing a tile and marble corporation and its CEO, alleging three counts of breach of contract.

Technology business alleges former employee used trade secrets

Travis Zuellig Mar. 17, 2016, 1:00pm

PHILADELPHIA — A Berks County technology company is suing a former employee and his company, alleging he operated in competition against the plaintiff while still employed by his original company.

Company accuses Rajant of patent infringement

Travis Zuellig Mar. 17, 2016, 12:45pm

PHILADELPHIA — A New York company is suing a Malvern business, alleging three counts of patent infringement.

Former owner alleges Abington Pain Medicine breached stock purchase deal

Travis Zuellig Mar. 17, 2016, 12:21pm

PHILADELPHIA — The former owner of a medicine business is suing the buyers of the company, alleging breach of the stock purchase agreement with more than $400,000 owed.

Confidential information dispute leads to court action

Travis Zuellig Mar. 17, 2016, 12:08pm

PHILADELPHIA — The principal employee of a consulting business is suing an Iowa company, seeking permanent injunctive relief surrounding the alleged unlawful taking of confidential information.

Customer alleges Progressive failed to pay insurance coverage

Travis Zuellig Mar. 8, 2016, 12:42pm

PITTSBURGH — A Pittsburgh man involved in an auto accident is suing Progressive, alleging breach of contract and statutory bad faith surrounding his insurance policy.

Tile company sues employee in dispute over ownership of property

Travis Zuellig Feb. 17, 2016, 6:49pm

PITTSBURGH – A Pittsburgh-based tile and ceramics company is suing an employee for her acts of threatening suit for alleged infringement of intellectual property associated with design work performed under employment.

Teacher alleges Northern Cambria School District guilty of retaliation

Travis Zuellig Feb. 2, 2016, 10:05am

ERIE — A teacher is suing a Pennsylvania school district, alleging retaliation for complaints about treatment of disabled students.

Union alleges M-Cat owes contributions

Travis Zuellig Jan. 29, 2016, 3:17pm

PHILADELPHIA – The Local Union No. 420 of the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry of the United States and Canada, along with the Steamfitters Union Local No. 420 various funds and plans, is suing an individual and a mechanical corporation over delinquent contribution allegations.

Nissei alleges ex-worker, MRA Industrial violated contract

Travis Zuellig Jan. 25, 2016, 1:33pm

PITTSBURGH — Nissei is suing a former employee and a West Springfield company, alleging violation of contract.

Consulting firm challenges Pennsylvania election commission's petitions ruling

Travis Zuellig Jan. 25, 2016, 1:14pm

SCRANTON — A Texas man and a consulting company are suing two Pennsylvania state employees, challenging their rulings on election petitions.

Worker alleges Fairmount Foundry violated medical leave law

Travis Zuellig Jan. 25, 2016, 12:51pm

PHILADELPHIA — A former employee is suing a Hamburg foundry, alleging violations of the medical leave act.

Mother blames Correct Care, doctors for daughter's death

Travis Zuellig Jan. 25, 2016, 12:29pm

ERIE — A woman is suing two doctors, a physician assistant and a Cambridge Springs health care facility, alleging wrongful death of a relative.

Bedford Materials allegedly violated purchase agreement for craft paper

Travis Zuellig Jan. 24, 2016, 7:20pm

PITTSBURGH — A Swedish company is suing a Pennsylvania material company alleging it violated terms of a purchase agreement. 

Drexel accused of disability discrimination

Travis Zuellig Jan. 24, 2016, 6:31pm

PHILADELPHIA—A woman is suing a Philadelphia university and two former co-workers for alleged disability discrimination in violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act.