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American Airlines seeks dismissal of suit from woman who claims she was injured during boarding

Laura Halleman Jun. 15, 2017, 8:34am

PHILADELPHIA — US Airways Inc. and American Airlines have filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a wheelchair-bound passenger who alleges she was injured while being helped aboard an airplane.

Pin Wei Restaurant in King of Prussia files for dismissal of class action suit alleging unpaid wages

Denise Royal Jun. 6, 2017, 1:17pm

PHILADELPHIA — The owners and managers of Pin Wei Restaurant are asking a federal court to throw out a class action lawsuit from six plaintiffs alleging unpaid wages and breach of contract.

H&R Block files for default judgment against former employee who allegedly used company information to open own tax service

Russell Boniface Jun. 5, 2017, 9:38am

PHILADELPHIA — On April 6, H&R Block Eastern Enterprises Inc. filed a motion for default judgement in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania against a former employee for failing to answer an allegation of breach of contract for operating a similar tax preparation business using H&R information and client lists.

Delivery drivers and TL Transportation in settlement talks over unpaid-wages suit

Laura Halleman May 30, 2017, 11:39am

PHILADELPHIA — Two delivery drivers who have filed a class action lawsuit for unpaid wages and more against TL Transportation LLC have agreed to settlement talks with the company.

American Honda, other defendants win some, lose some in repossession claim dismissal fight

Carrie Salls Apr. 24, 2017, 9:49am

PHILADELPHIA — A request made by defendants American Honda Finance Corp., Richard and Associates and repossession agent Tyler to dismiss several claims related to an allegedly unlawful repossession, assault, battery and conversion was partially denied and partially granted by the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Woman says Unum Life Insurance wrongly cut off disability benefits

Louie Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 9:24am

PHILADELPHIA — An individual is suing Unum Life Insurance Company of America, citing alleged breach of contract for what she says was wrongful termination of her disability benefits.

Complaint claims Monarch Recovery failed to clarify original creditor in collection letter

Louie Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 9:24am

PHILADELPHIA — A Kentucky woman is suing Monarch Recovery Management Inc., a debt collector, alleging the company made misrepresentations in attempting to collect.

Sexual harassment case against Ika-Works settled

Chandra Lye Apr. 24, 2017, 9:10am

PHILADELPHIA — The U.S. District Court in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania recently denied a motion for summary judgement regarding a workplace discrimination lawsuit against Ika-Works Inc.

Wisconsin woman says Reliance Standard Life denied disability claim despite evidence

Louie Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 9:04am

PHILADELPHIA — A Wisconsin woman is suing Reliance Standard Life Insurance Company, citing alleged breach of contract for denying her appeals for disability benefits.

American United wrongly terminated disability benefits, suit claims

Louie Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 9:04am

PHILADELPHIA — A Wyomissing woman is suing American United Life Insurance Company, citing alleged breach of contract for incorrectly discontinuing her disability benefits.

WWE production company says eight internet users illegally shared its movie "Eliminators"

Louie Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 8:50am

PHILADELPHIA — A subsidiary of World Wrestling Entertainment is suing eight unknown internet users, citing alleged copyright infringement for illegally sharing a movie.

Employee at Senior Helpers caregiving says company withheld overtime wages

Louie Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 8:49am

PHILADELPHIA — A home care giver is suing KH Senior Care LLC d/b/a Senior Helpers, Sandc Inc., Kevin Herman and Colleen F. Slusarczyk, alleging unpaid wages and Workers' Comp violations.

Home health workers say All American in Philadelphia failed to pay overtime

Louie Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 8:49am

PHILADELPHIA — Two employees have filed a class action lawsuit against All American Home Care LLC, citing alleged unpaid wages, violation of applicable minimum wage law and violation of Workers' Compensation acts.

Painters' union says Atsalis Brothers failed to make required contributions

Louie Torres Apr. 24, 2017, 8:49am

PHILADELPHIA — A local painters' union is suing Atsalis Brothers Painting Co., citing alleged breach of contract.

Doctor claims Minnesota company sent unwanted ads over fax

Louie Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 8:47am

A doctor has filed a class action lawsuit against Optum360 LLC, a Minnesota medical coding services company, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes for unsolicited faxes.

Film company alleges 10 Eastern Pa. internet users illegally downloaded movie

Louie Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 8:45am

A film production company is suing 10 unnamed individuals in Pennsylvania, citing alleged copyright infringement for digitally sharing a recent movie release.

Colorado construction company alleges AMEC failed to pay for work in Marshall Islands

Louie Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 8:36am

San Juan Construction Inc., a Colorado corporation, is suing AMEC Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure Inc., citing alleged breach of contract.

Man claims immigration officers failed to properly process citizenship application

Louie Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 8:31am

An individual is suing two immigration officers with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), citing alleged violation of civil rights and violation of federal law.

Home care worker alleges Sweet Home Healthcare didn't pay adequate overtime

Louie Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 8:20am

A home health aide is suing Sweet Home Healthcare LLC, citing alleged unpaid wages, violation of applicable minimum wage law and violation of workers' compensation acts.

Insurance company files suit against Lowe's for alleged damage to insured's home

Louie Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 8:18am

An insurance company is suing Lowe's Companies Inc. on behalf of a Philadelphia family, citing alleged liability and negligence for damage done by a product from a Lowe's retail store.