CHICAGO - This spring, a Chicago federal jury awarded $3 million to the widow of a lawyer who committed suicide by stepping in front of a CTA L train in Chicago’s Loop in 2010 shortly after taking a generic version of the antidepressant drug Paxil.
HARRISBURG — Two Philadelphia property owners named as defendants in a slip-and-fall lawsuit were denied a request to strike the default judgment entered against them because they failed to respond to the lawsuit filed by the accident victim.
PITTSBURGH — The state Superior Court has upheld a 2015 finding that two doctors who treated a woman who died from a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm did not hide a diagnosis or misstate the cause of death.
WILLIAMSPORT — A Las Vegas mixed martial arts and entertainment company is suing Kenneth M. Gombert and Otter Dog Inc. d/b/a Mason Jar, a Northumberland bar and its owner, alleging copyright infringement.
SCRANTON — Five former delivery drivers have filed a class action lawsuit against Wings Over Happy Valley MDF LLC and Steven C. Moreira, alleging unpaid wages, violation of applicable minimum wage law and violation of Workers' Compensation acts.