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Commonwealth Court reverses decision on reimbursement of attorneys fees related to Freeh Report

Nicholas Gueguen Mar. 22, 2017, 10:11am

HARRISBURG — The Commonwealth Court has reversed the Court of Common Pleas of Centre County's order to deny reimbursement of attorneys fees and costs to a group of Penn State University trustees related to their efforts to access documents used in the Freeh Report.

Doctoral resident trying to avoid forced return to Egypt, files suit against federal officials

Nicholas Malfitano Mar. 22, 2017, 9:40am

HARRISBURG – A doctor enrolled as an internal medicine resident at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville is seeking a federal judge to waive a two-year foreign residency requirement of his exchange visitor program, and prevent his forced return to his native Egypt.

Estate administrators believe Coatesville facility was negligent in its care of deceased Alzheimer's patient

Nicholas Malfitano Mar. 22, 2017, 9:38am

LANCASTER – The estate administrators of a deceased Pennsylvania man believe the elder care facility he was staying in prior to his death treated him with a lack of care during his stay, leading him to fall several times and sustain a neck fracture.

New York resident brings suit against LINA alleging wrongful termination of benefits

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 9:11am

PHILADELPHIA — A New York man is suing Life Insurance Company of North America, citing alleged breach of contract for denying his disability claim.

Dozens of workers at healthcare marketer, magazine allege unpaid wages

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 9:10am

PHILADELPHIA — More than 30 employees are suing Ann E. Kielinski, Walter M. Kielinski and their group of businesses related to healthcare marketing, citing alleged breach of contract, unpaid wages and violation of Workers' Compensation acts.

Carpenters group seeks unpaid union contributions from contractor

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 9:09am

PHILADELPHIA — A labor group is suing Ground Penetration & Restoration Inc. and Joseph Diasio, owner of the company, citing alleged breach of contract for failure to contribute to union funds.

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.

Steel workers group alleges Pittsburgh company owes monthly union dues

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 9:03am

PITTSBURGH — A labor chairman representing a steel workers' union is suing International Steel Services Inc. d/b/a American Iron Oxide Company, citing alleged breach of contract.

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.

Service tech seeks unpaid wages from Dickson City auto center

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 8:57am

SCRANTON — A Jefferson Township man is suing Gibbons Ford L.P. and its managing partner, citing alleged unpaid wages and violation of minimum wage law.

Car wash exec alleges Ryko Solutions failed to pay agreed-upon commission

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 8:56am

PITTSBURGH — An executive is suing Ryko Solutions Inc., citing alleged breach of contract and fraud for being denied commission for securing a contract.

Finleyville woman alleges Aetna wrongfully terminated disability benefits

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 8:55am

PITTSBURGH — A Finleyville woman is suing Aetna Life Insurance Company, citing alleged breach of contract for denying her disability benefits.

Nevada company accused of fraud after allegedly misrepresenting business to obtain $40,000 investment

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 8:54am

PITTSBURGH — Two Allegheny County individuals and their companies are suing Timothy King and Clear Lake Development Company LLC, citing alleged fraud.

California man claims electronics firm sells identical computer AC adapter

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 8:54am

PITTSBURGH — A California man is suing Quail Electronics Inc., an electronics company, citing alleged patent infringement for computer hardware.

Chester woman sues Bayer for alleged injuries suffered while using contraceptive treatment

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 8:53am

PHILADELPHIA — A Chester woman is suing Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc., citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries, liability and negligence.

Labor Department sues Philly restaurant on behalf of employees seeking unpaid wages

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 8:52am

PHILADELPHIA — The U.S Labor Department is suing a Philadelphia restaurant, citing alleged breach of contract, unpaid wages and violation of Workers' Compensation acts.

BOA made unlawful automated calls in attempt to collect debt, woman says

Louie Torres Mar. 22, 2017, 8:51am

PHILADELPHIA — A Bucks County woman is suing Bank of America N.A., successor by merger to FIA Card Services N.A., citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Class-action lawsuit targets Pennsylvania telemarketers

Louie Torres Mar. 21, 2017, 8:34pm

An Ohio man has filed a class-action lawsuit against several Pennsylvania telemarketing companies, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Couple sues Pennsylvania law firm over debt collection

Louie Torres Mar. 21, 2017, 7:45pm

A Glen Mills couple are alleging that McCabe, Weisberg & Conway, a Pennsylvania law firm, failed to meet its legal obligations under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.