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State court upholds PennDot's decision to deny advertising sign off State Route 322

Melissa Busch Apr. 21, 2017, 12:12pm

A state court recently affirmed the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's decision to deny a permit for an ad sign that was visible from State Route 322, citing a law that restricts billboards within 500 feet of an interchange.

Doctor claims Minnesota company sent unwanted ads over fax

Louie Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 8:47am

A doctor has filed a class action lawsuit against Optum360 LLC, a Minnesota medical coding services company, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes for unsolicited faxes.

Film company alleges 10 Eastern Pa. internet users illegally downloaded movie

Louie Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 8:45am

A film production company is suing 10 unnamed individuals in Pennsylvania, citing alleged copyright infringement for digitally sharing a recent movie release.

Colorado construction company alleges AMEC failed to pay for work in Marshall Islands

Louie Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 8:36am

San Juan Construction Inc., a Colorado corporation, is suing AMEC Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure Inc., citing alleged breach of contract.

PNC Bank alleges Florida employee took client info before starting competing wealth management firm

Louie Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 8:33am

PNC Bank is suing Matthew Pietzak, a former employee of its asset management group, citing alleged breach of contract for taking confidential information before leaving his job.

Man claims immigration officers failed to properly process citizenship application

Louie Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 8:31am

An individual is suing two immigration officers with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), citing alleged violation of civil rights and violation of federal law.

Home care worker alleges Sweet Home Healthcare didn't pay adequate overtime

Louie Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 8:20am

A home health aide is suing Sweet Home Healthcare LLC, citing alleged unpaid wages, violation of applicable minimum wage law and violation of workers' compensation acts.

Insurance company files suit against Lowe's for alleged damage to insured's home

Louie Torres Apr. 21, 2017, 8:18am

An insurance company is suing Lowe's Companies Inc. on behalf of a Philadelphia family, citing alleged liability and negligence for damage done by a product from a Lowe's retail store.

Widow's cancer negligence case denied for lack of documentation

Corinne Lincoln-Pinheiro Apr. 20, 2017, 1:09pm

The Superior Court of Pennsylvania has upheld a ruling in favor of a hospital after a woman sued her husband’s health care providers because his cancer returned and the hospital didn’t inform them or provide proper treatment.

Pa. House committee advances bill to investigate Lancaster County sheriff

Sara McCleary Apr. 20, 2017, 11:11am

A bill calling for an investigation of a Lancaster County sheriff has advanced in a Pennsylvania House committee by a vote of 17-10.

Amtrak defends self from lawsuit brought by conductor in fatal 2015 wreck

Nicholas Malfitano Apr. 19, 2017, 2:52pm

Sued by an engineer whose part in a fatal derailment remains a question, Amtrak is attempting to turn the blame on the man.

Gibsonia man files class action suit claiming Norwin Technologies failed to pay overtime

Louie Torres Apr. 19, 2017, 2:42pm

An employee has filed a class action lawsuit against Norwin Technologies, citing alleged unpaid wages and violation of workers' compensation acts for unpaid overtime he says he should have earned.

B. Braun Medical sued over allegedly infringing pharmaceutical patent

Louie Torres Apr. 19, 2017, 2:39pm

A company is suing B. Braun Medical Inc., a Pennsylvania drug company, citing alleged patent infringement in marketing a pharmaceutical product.

Souderton bank claims Colorado company owes more than $2 million on loan

Louie Torres Apr. 19, 2017, 2:35pm

A bank based in Souderton is suing CML RW Security LLC, a Colorado company, citing alleged breach of contract.

Complaint claims Elite Chimney Solutions used automated dialer for solicitation

Louie Torres Apr. 19, 2017, 2:31pm

A man is suing Elite Chimney Solutions Inc., CEO Denise L. Rivera and dozens of unnamed individuals with the company, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Two employees allege home care and hospice service failed to pay overtime

Louie Torres Apr. 19, 2017, 2:29pm

Two home health aides have filed a class action lawsuit against All American Home Care LLC, All American Hospice Care LLC and Michael Spivak, the company's president, citing alleged unpaid wages and violation of workers' compensation acts.

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.

Pharmaceutical companies seeking to ascertain if third-party funding in Xarelto litigation

Nicholas Malfitano Apr. 18, 2017, 10:16am

PHILADELPHIA – The manufacturers of Xarelto are seeking to compel a Philadelphia court to allow them to learn if cases brought against them for injuries allegedly stemming from taking the drug were funded by third-parties.

Shopping mall slip-and-fall case transferred to federal court in New Jersey

Nicholas Malfitano Apr. 18, 2017, 10:13am

PHILADELPHIA – A premises liability case filed in Pennsylvania federal court against a New Jersey shopping mall, has now been transferred to federal court in that state.

Newtown Square care facility has several wrongful termination claims filed against it dismissed

Nicholas Malfitano Apr. 18, 2017, 10:13am

PHILADELPHIA – A Newtown Square continuing care facility won its motion for dismissal of three of four of a plaintiff’s discrimination claims, due to said plaintiff allegedly not responding to the motion in question.