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Reynolds and Reynolds alleges Williamsport firm infringed on copyrights

Louie Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 9:27am

SCRANTON — An Ohio company is suing Spectrum Business Forms & Advertising Specialties LLC, a Pennsylvania company, citing alleged copyright infringement.

Norfolk Southern worker claims he suffered spinal, nerve injuries from job

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:29pm

SCRANTON — An employee is suing Norfolk Southern Railway Company, alleging negligence and that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Family says Human Services Secretary wrongly refused to cover accommodations for girl's disability

Louie Torres Jun. 19, 2017, 1:27pm

SCRANTON — A minor, through her parents, is suing state Secretary of Human Services Theodore Dallas, alleging discrimination for refusing to furnish their home with eligible accommodations for the girl's disability.

Woman says Rosewood wrongfully terminated her after she reported abuse

Louie Torres Jun. 12, 2017, 1:14pm

SCRANTON — A former employee is suing Investment 360 LLC, Rest Haven Operating LLC and Rosewood Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, alleging discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Delivery drivers say State College wings restaurant failed to pay adequate wages

Louie Torres Jun. 12, 2017, 1:09pm

SCRANTON — Five former delivery drivers have filed a class action lawsuit against Wings Over Happy Valley MDF LLC and Steven C. Moreira, alleging unpaid wages, violation of applicable minimum wage law and violation of Workers' Compensation acts.

Suit alleges man was injured when LDS Church-owned car struck their vehicle

Louie Torres Jun. 9, 2017, 11:30am

SCRANTON — A Wellsboro couple are suing Jaide Beutler and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, alleging negligence for a car accident that left the husband injured.

Labor Department says Alexander's spas failed to pay employees minimum wage

Louie Torres Jun. 6, 2017, 9:27am

SCRANTON — The U.S. Department of Labor is suing Alexander's Salon & Spa, Alexander's in the Woods and owner Sherrilyn Tarapchak, alleging the employer failed to pay employees adequate wages.

Man claims Lincoln Life wrongfully denied long-term disability benefits

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:41am

SCRANTON — An individual is suing Lincoln Life and Annuity Company of New York, alleging breach of contract for denying his disability benefits claim.

Former employee of United Cerebral Palsy of Central PA claims wrongful termination

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 9:39am

SCRANTON — A former nonprofit employee is suing United Cerebral Palsy of Central PA, alleging violation of Workers' Compensation acts and wrongful termination.

Labor department sues PPS Preservation for failing to adequately pay employees

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 9:01am

PHILADELPHIA — The United States Secretary of Labor is bringing suit against PPS Preservation Inc. and owner Nick Potochnick, alleging the defendants underpaid employees.

Underwriting association says state officials' budget transfer of $200 million is unconstitutional

Nicholas Malfitano May 31, 2017, 9:41am

Underwriting association says state officials' budget transfer of $200 million is unconstitutional

Lackawaxen couple sue Johnson & Johnson, Ethicon over mesh treatment

Louie Torres May 30, 2017, 8:50am

SCRANTON — A husband and wife are suing Johnson & Johnson, and Ethicon Inc., alleging design defects, negligence and product liability.

Man holds Norfolk Southern liable for injuries he suffered while welding

Louie Torres May 30, 2017, 8:49am

SCRANTON — A Ohio man is suing Norfolk Southern Railway Company, alleging liability, negligence and that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Suit claims State Farm insured was negligent in 2011 Cumberland County crash

Louie Torres May 30, 2017, 8:46am

SCRANTON — A Virginia couple are suing State Farm Automobile Insurance Company, alleging negligence by its insured driver in a 2011 crash.

Union claims SKS Manufacturing, of Uniontown, failed to make benefit payments

Louie Torres May 30, 2017, 8:45am

SCRANTON — A local union is suing SKS Manufacturing Inc., alleging breach of contract for failing to make its required payments.

Suit claims Gree dehumidifier caused fire to home

Louie Torres May 25, 2017, 8:59am

SCRANTON — A Mount Wolf couple are suing Gree, an appliance maker, alleging liability, negligence and product liability.

Alfa Mutual sues parts makers for water damage in Alabama couple's home

Louie Torres May 25, 2017, 8:58am

SCRANTON — An insurance company is suing Jones Stephens Corp., Coastal Ningbo Hardware Manufacturing Co. Ltd., Watts Regulator Co. and Ningbo Best Metal & Plastic Manufacturing Co. Ltd., alleging liability and negligence.

Met Life sues group of defendants making competing claims for insurance payout

Louie Torres May 23, 2017, 8:54am

SCRANTON — An insurance company is suing a number of competing claimants to a life insurance policy, citing breach of contract.

Class action filed against Navient claiming student loan debt servicer committed fraud

Louie Torres May 18, 2017, 9:52am

SCRANTON — An individual has filed a class action lawsuit against Navient Corporation, Navient Solutions Inc. and Navient Solutions LLC, citing alleged breach of contract and fraud for its handling of student loan debt.

Woman files suit claiming she is sole beneficiary of deceased's retirement plan

Louie Torres May 17, 2017, 9:07am

PHILADELPHIA — A woman is suing Procter and Gamble Company, Procter and Gamble Retirement Plans and AON Hewitt, citing alleged breach of contract and breach of duty.