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Parent of child hospitalized from alleged improper prescription sues CVS Pharmacy

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 20, 2017, 2:38pm

PHILADELPHIA – The parent of a child allegedly injured by an improperly-filled prescription medication which resulted in her daughter being hospitalized on three occasions in 2015, has sued CVS in connection with the incident.

Plaintiffs say new South Philly home contained a number of issues and defects

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 20, 2017, 2:37pm

PHILADELPHIA – A pair of Philadelphia homeowners have brought legal action versus defendants they believe are responsible for selling them a new home in South Philadelphia rife with structural problems, wiring and appliance issues.

Appellate court backs Pottstown Memorial in wrongful death case

Dee Thompson Jul. 20, 2017, 12:29pm

PHILADELPHIA – A woman who sued Pottstown Memorial Medical Center on behalf of a friend who died there has lost her court battle, with the state Superior Court ruling June 30 the lower court didn’t abuse its discretion about what medical evidence to allow.

Former Amtrak engineer says company's negligence led to his injuries sustained in work-related accident

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 14, 2017, 1:52pm

PHILADELPHIA – A New Jersey train engineer alleges Amtrak violated federal laws by not providing him with a safe work environment when he suffered debilitating injuries in an accident sustained in the course of his employment.

Trailer company says Philly trucking firm owes it more than $23K in outstanding lease payments

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 14, 2017, 1:52pm

PHILADELPHIA – An Allentown trailer company is suing a Philadelphia freight shipping and trucking company for allegedly outstanding lease payments in excess of $23,000.00.

Parent of boy injured at Exton shopping mall carnival files suit against mall management and amusement companies

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 13, 2017, 9:51am

PHILADELPHIA – The mother of a West Chester boy injured in a mall carnival’s obstacle course has filed suit against the creator of the course and the shopping mall where her son’s injury took place.

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles made ineffective repairs to newly purchased vehicle, Philadelphia plaintiffs say

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 13, 2017, 9:50am

PHILADELPHIA – A pair of Philadelphia plaintiffs allege Fiat Chrysler Automobiles violated federal and state laws when it sold them a new car they claim was saddles with numerous mechanical problems.

Texas motorist says Philly construction company, employees caused him serious injuries in 2015 accident

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 12, 2017, 10:02am

PHILADELPHIA – A Texas man believes a local construction firm and two of its employees were negligent in causing a motor vehicle accident in North Philadelphia which left him with a number of serious injuries.

Nursing home looks to recoup thousands of dollars from family of former resident it says it housed and treated

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 11, 2017, 10:14am

PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia nursing home believes the family of a deceased former resident of that same home have left expenses associated with the decedent’s care unpaid.

Philly man says company violated financial laws and defamed him in credit collection case

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 7, 2017, 11:22am

PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia man believes a San Diego company illegally pursued a credit card debt claim against him and violated a number of financial laws in the process, while also having allegedly committed defamation against him and abuse of process.

Man says BMW violated state and federal laws in selling him a defective vehicle

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 6, 2017, 12:53pm

PHILADELPHIA – A plaintiff has sued BMW on belief that the company sold him a defective automobile and thus violated a number of both federal and state laws.

Philly woman alleges she was sold defective Chevrolet vehicle by GM

Nicholas Malfitano Jul. 3, 2017, 9:56am

PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia woman alleges General Motors violated federal and state laws when it sold her a used vehicle she claims had several mechanical defects.

Superior Court rejects client's attempt to file new lawsuit against his former attorneys

John Myers Jul. 3, 2017, 9:25am

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Superior Court has affirmed a Philadelphia County opinion rejecting a motion to file a new claim in an ongoing dispute between a client and his former attorneys.

Nursing home looks to recoup more than $17K from former it says it housed and treated

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 30, 2017, 5:47am

PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia nursing home believes a defendant who formerly resided at the facility for just more than three months in 2015, has outstanding expenses due to the facility in excess of $17,000.00.

Crane rental company seeks to recover almost $400K from cell phone tower subcontractor

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 29, 2017, 1:40pm

PHILADELPHIA – A locally based crane rental company which provided work and equipment to a sub-contractor tasked with constructing cell phone towers in the tri-state area believes it is owed nearly $400,000 and has filed legal action to recover that amount.

Bethlehem seafood market sues New York-based wholesaler after unsatisfactory clam order

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 29, 2017, 1:39pm

PHILADELPHIA – A seafood store in Bethlehem is not clamming up about an allegedly unsatisfactory order from a food service wholesaler in New York State, and has brought legal action versus the latter for supposedly breaching a contract between the two companies.

HVAC company charges Atlanta power cable manufacturer with breach of contract, owed fees in excess of $30K

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 27, 2017, 12:57pm

PHILADELPHIA – A local HVAC company has brought legal action an Atlanta-based manufacturer and producer of power cables, claiming it committed breach of contract by defaulting on payments for work it received earlier this year at a facility in Hatboro.

Insurance company's interpleader complaint seeks distribution, recipients of funds after fatal accident

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 23, 2017, 11:25am

PHILADELPHIA – An Oklahoma insurance provider has filed an interpleader complaint in an attempt to determine the proper amount and recipient of insurance funds, in the wake of a fatal automobile accident which took place in Northeast Philadelphia last fall.

Woman says local church, transportation agencies and City of Philadelphia responsible for her accident injuries

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 23, 2017, 11:24am

A Philadelphia woman claims a local church, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) and the City of Philadelphia collectively committed negligence, which led to injuries she sustained in an accident last year.

Bike crash victim says State Farm Insurance is unfairly denying payment of underinsured motorist benefits

Nicholas Malfitano Jun. 21, 2017, 10:13am

PHILADELPHIA – The alleged victim of a bicycle-automobile crash argues State Farm Insurance is responsible for paying out underinsured motorist benefits it has denied the plaintiff, in response to an accident that took place in Philadelphia just over one year ago.