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Former drug treatment center worker alleges retaliation

Louie Torres Jul. 19, 2017, 10:21am

A former employee of a drug and alcohol treatment facility is suing the nonprofit center, alleging retaliation and wrongful termination.

JPMorgan Chase accused of telephone harassment

Louie Torres Jul. 19, 2017, 10:19am

A Hanover Township man is suing JPMorgan Chase Bank N.A. and affiliated financial institutions, alleging that they violated telephone harassment statutes by repeatedly calling his cellphone.

Synchrony Bank sued over automated calls

Louie Torres Jul. 18, 2017, 10:54pm

A Clarks Summit man is suing Synchrony Bank, alleging the bank violated telephone harassment statutes by repeatedly calling his cellphone.

Train dispatcher sues Norfolk Southern Corp.

Louie Torres Jul. 17, 2017, 10:12pm

A train dispatcher is suing her employer, Norfolk Southern Corp. of Virginia, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries in a slip-and-fall incident.

Client Services Inc. accused of telephone harassment

Louie Torres Jul. 10, 2017, 9:45am

A Pennsylvania man is suing Client Services Inc., a Missouri corporation, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Bimbo Bakeries USA accused of violating Workers' Compensation acts

Louie Torres Jul. 10, 2017, 9:19am

Three employees have filed a class action lawsuit against Bimbo Bakeries USA Inc., and Bimbo Foods Bakeries Distribution LLC, citing alleged unpaid wages and violation of Workers' Compensation acts.

Prudential Insurance Company of America accused of breach of contract

Louie Torres Jul. 10, 2017, 9:18am

A Pennsylvania man is suing the Prudential Insurance Company of America, citing alleged breach of contract.

Suit alleges former technician with Wizzard Drain Cleaning was denied overtime

Louie Torres Jul. 6, 2017, 12:56pm

SCRANTON — A former employee is suing Brian Murlin, Becky Murlin & Wizzard Drain Cleaning LLC, citing alleged unpaid wages and violation of Workers' Compensation acts.

Former Penn State employee alleges interference with FMLA

Louie Torres Jul. 3, 2017, 9:50am

SCRANTON — An employee is suing Penn State University, alleging violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA).

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts says other hotel made use of 'Hershey's' mark

Louie Torres Jun. 29, 2017, 11:51am

PHILADELPHIA — A hotel is suing Milestone Hotel Partners, Hershey Hospitality Associates and Milestone Hershey Management for allegedly adopting the plaintiff's mark for their hotel location.

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.