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Allegheny judge dismisses first count of woman's lawsuit against former employer

S. Laney Griffo Apr. 27, 2017, 12:59pm

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania court ruled to dismiss one of two counts of a woman’s complaint for damages due to alleged work-related abuse.

Cemetery, through insurance company, seeks over $70,000 for crash damaging iron gate

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

PITTSBURGH — An insurance company is suing Danne L. Olivis, citing alleged negligence for a one-car crash in which she crashed into a cemetery gate.

Pittsburgh company Jenmar claims Precision Mine Repair owes it nearly $80,000

Louie Torres Apr. 19, 2017, 2:24pm

A Pittsburgh company is suing Precision Mine Repair Inc., of Illinois, citing alleged breach of contract for outstanding invoices for products it delivered.

Doctor responds to lawsuit filed against Allegheny Health Network, others

Shanice Harris Apr. 18, 2017, 10:12am

PITTSBURGH — Defendants in a case dealing with the alleged wrongful death of an Allegheny Health Network patient filed multiple objections against the plaintiff's lawsuit recently, arguing that several sections be stricken from the complaint.

Former Heart II Heart care worker claims she was wrongfully fired

Louie Torres Apr. 18, 2017, 9:49am

PITTSBURGH — An employee is suing Heart II Heart LLC, a company that provides in-home care-giving, citing alleged retaliation, wrongful discharge and wrongful termination.

Woman claims Heart II Heart retaliated for refusal to falsify information to state and federal agencies

Louie Torres Apr. 14, 2017, 8:48am

PITTSBURGH — An employee is suing Heart II Heart LLC, a caregiving group for people with disabilities, citing alleged retaliation, unpaid wages and violation of Workers' Compensation acts.

Illinois company alleges unpaid business loans from Turtle Creek contractor

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 9:07am

PITTSBURGH — An Illinois company is suing Bitkowski Contracting LLC and Kenneth Bitkowski, of Turtle Creek, citing alleged breach of contract.

US Foods says Pittsburgh Athletic Association failed to pay nearly $40,000 for deliveries

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 9:06am

PITTSBURGH — An Illinois food wholesaler is suing the Pittsburgh Athletic Association and David M. Bruce, citing alleged breach of contract for failing to pay for food delivered to it.

Man says he was hypnotized at home for mentally ill, files lawsuit

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 9:02am

PITTSBURGH — A man is suing his health care providers, citing alleged violation of civil rights.

Teacher at American Indian Center alleges racial and disability discrimination

Louie Torres Mar. 21, 2017, 11:28am

PITTSBURGH — A teacher is suing the Council of Three Rivers American Indian Center, citing alleged racial discrimination and wrongful termination due to disability.

Jefferson Hospital, three docs sued for negligence over couple's stillborn baby

Louie Torres Mar. 21, 2017, 11:28am

PITTSBURGH — A couple is suing Jefferson Regional Medical Center and three of its doctors, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence after their child was delivered stillborn.

Ellwood City man alleges wrongful termination, defamation from JD Palatine, CEO

Louie Torres Mar. 20, 2017, 8:24am

PITTSBURGH — An Ellwood City resident is suing JD Palatine LLC and its CEO Chad Killian, citing alleged breach of contract, defamation and wrongful termination.

Food wholesaler claims nearly $50,000 in unpaid invoices from Alexandria restaurant

Louie Torres Mar. 20, 2017, 8:23am

PITTSBURGH — An Altoona food wholesaler is suing Wible's Main Street Cafe Inc. and Casey Wible, citing alleged breach of contract.

Gibsonia couple claim negligence by UPMC after wife's fall and brain injury

Louie Torres Mar. 13, 2017, 12:12pm

PITTSBURGH — A Gibsonia couple are suing UPMC and UPMC Passavant hospital, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent the wife's fall and subsequent brain injury while she was receiving care for another medical issue.

Care worker claims she was fired after blowing whistle on deplorable conditions

Louie Torres Mar. 13, 2017, 12:11pm

PITTSBURGH — A former care worker is suing Heart II Heart LLC, a home care provider for people with disabilities, citing alleged retaliation and wrongful termination.

Pittsburgh company seeks damages for construction failure on parking garage

Louie Torres Mar. 13, 2017, 12:11pm

PITTSBURGH — A Pittsburgh construction company is suing H.D. Forming Co. Inc. and Dayton Superior Corporation, citing alleged liability for bad specifications and engineering work on a parking garage.

Collection agency FMS Financial allegedly misrepresented renters' debt owed

Louie Torres Mar. 13, 2017, 12:10pm

PITTSBURGH — Two Allegheny County residents are suing FMS Financial Solutions LLC, alleging the debt collection agency misrepresented their amount owed stemming from a dispute with a landlord.

Pennsylvania lumber company files against Energy Tech Inc. for failure to pay

Louie Torres Mar. 10, 2017, 9:33am

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania lumber company is suing Energy Tech Inc. and Richard Ledford of North Carolina, citing alleged breach of contract.

Man says Borough of Wilkinsburg ended employment in retaliation

Louie Torres Mar. 8, 2017, 8:56am

PITTSBURGH — A man is suing the Borough of Wilkinsburg, his former employer, citing alleged retaliation, violation of state law and wrongful termination.

Sewickley medical spa alleges its aesthetician spent company money on personal expenses

Louie Torres Feb. 28, 2017, 9:02am

PITTSBURGH — A Sewickley spa is suing its medical aesthetician, citing alleged breach of contract.