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Woman says Gemini Bakery Equipment improperly blocked benefits

The Penn Record Sep. 28, 2016, 12:36pm

HARRISBURG — A woman claiming rights as the beneficiary of an insurance plan has filed a class-action lawsuit against Gemini Bakery Equipment Co., an employer, citing alleged breach of fiduciary duty and unlawful denial of benefits.

Killion and Sons Well Service accused of not paying proper overtime

Louie Torres Sep. 28, 2016, 12:36pm

PITTSBURGH — An employee of Killion and Sons Well Service Inc. is suing the company, alleging failure to follow wage laws.

Man accuses Premier Baths of violating telephone law

Louie Torres Sep. 28, 2016, 12:35pm

PITTSBURGH — A man is suing telemarketers over alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes. 

Man says Medical Alert telemarketing violated law

Louie Torres Sep. 28, 2016, 12:30pm

PITTSBURGH — A man is suing telemarketers over alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Woman accuses Susquehanna Bancshares of retaliation, discrimination

Louie Torres Sep. 28, 2016, 12:29pm

HARRISBURG — A woman is suing her former employers and former supervisor, alleging violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act, retaliation, discrimination, hostile work environment and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Ironbridge Construction accused of not paying bill

Louie Torres Sep. 27, 2016, 3:55pm

HARRISBURG — A Maryland corporation and the federal government are suing Virginia company Ironbridge Construction Inc. and Arch Insurance Company, citing alleged breach of contract.

Secretary of labor says administrator stiffed employees on retirement plan

Louie Torres Sep. 27, 2016, 3:54pm

PHILADELPHIA — The U.S. Secretary of Labor is suing Steven Keares Inc., Harry S. Keares and the Steven Keares Inc. 401(k) Retirement Plan, citing alleged breach of contract and breach of duty.

Ameri Motors targeted in claim of odometer tampering

Louie Torres Sep. 27, 2016, 3:54pm

PHILADELPHIA — A consumer is suing a car dealer and a financing company, citing alleged breach of contract, negligent misrepresentation and violation of state and federal law.

TransUnion, Equifax, others accused of reporting incorrect credit information

Louie Torres Sep. 27, 2016, 3:52pm

PHILADELPHIA — A woman is suing credit reporting agencies, citing alleged negligence and negligent misrepresentation.

Virginia company Rivershore Charters accused of breaching contract

Louie Torres Sep. 26, 2016, 4:01pm

&&&PHILADELPHIA — A Pennsylvania corporation is suing Rivershore Charters Inc. and Mark Perry, a Virginia company and its president, alleging breach of contract.

City of Philadelphia, officer face allegations of unjustified beating

The Penn Record Sep. 26, 2016, 3:30pm

A man is suing the City of Philadelphia and Police Officer Michael Kuzianik, alleging unlawful assault, battery and excessive use of force.

State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company accused of improperly handling claim

Louie Torres Sep. 26, 2016, 3:26pm

A married couple's lawsuit against State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company alleges breach of contract.

Trash collector alleges motorist negligently struck him

Louie Torres Sep. 26, 2016, 3:23pm

A Pittsburgh man is suing another city resident, alleging she struck him with a vehicle while he was working as a trash collector.

Grow Smart Kids denies trademark infringement

Louie Torres Sep. 26, 2016, 3:22pm

A Pennsylvania juice company is suing a Georgia competitor, disputing a claim of trademark infringement.

HCR Manorcare accused of not implementing proper care plan

Louie Torres Sep. 26, 2016, 3:18pm

A representative of a deceased man's estate has filed a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Federal government alleges Coraopolis man owes on student loans

Louie Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 8:41pm

PITTSBURGH – A Coraopolis man is alleged to have defaulted on his student loans.

Third Circuit Court determines CVS warehouse worker not fired because of disability

Nicholas Malfitano Sep. 23, 2016, 9:53am

PHILADELPHIA – The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has determined that CVS RX Services, Inc. did not fire one of its warehouse employees due to her disability.

Plaintiff's negligence appeal versus medical centers and neurosurgeons found untimely by Superior Court

Nicholas Malfitano Sep. 23, 2016, 9:52am

HARRISBURG – A plaintiff’s appeal of summary judgment against a pair of medical facilities and two neurosurgeons has been quashed and labeled “untimely”, according to the Superior Court of Pennsylvania.

Kennedy P.C., Robert A. Evarts accused of misrepresentation in debt collection

Louie Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 9:51am

PHILADELPHIA — Representatives of a deceased person's estate are suing debt collectors, alleging misrepresentation in collection.

Tank Car Corporation of America accused of environmental violation

Louie Torres Sep. 23, 2016, 9:51am

PHILADELPHIA — The federal government, at the request of the Environmental Protection Agency, is suing a Pennsylvania company alleging violation of federal environmental laws.