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Commonwealth Court rules AG’s office can use private counsel to pursue consumer protection lawsuits against nursing homes

Jessica Karmasek Jan. 27, 2016, 2:45pm

A majority of the court sided with Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s office in a ruling this month, allowing for increased use of outside attorneys. A group of nursing home operators filed their lawsuit last year, trying to kill plaintiffs law firm Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC’s apparent deal with Kane’s office.

Appeals court upholds summary judgment against ex-Pfizer employees seeking severance benefits

Nicholas Malfitano Jan. 11, 2016, 3:26pm

After a federal district court denied class certification to a group of former Pfizer employees seeking severance benefits, the U.S Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has now concurred with the trial court ruling granting summary judgment.