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Grane Healthcare Co. loses appeal, motion for protective orders denied

By Asia Mayfield | Oct 19, 2018

A health care company lost its appeal in the Superior Court of Pennsylvania.

Superior Court reverses decision favoring Tuscarora Wayne Insurance in coverage dispute over fire

By Asia Mayfield | Oct 18, 2018

HARRISBURG -- The Superior Court of Pennsylvania reversed a ruling favoring Tuscarora Wayne Insurance Co. TWIC, which says part of its contract with Hebron Inc. excused it from liability for certain accidents.

Lawsuit against Nazareth after man's suicide dismissed

By Asia Mayfield | Oct 18, 2018

PHILADELPHIA - Claims filed against the Borough of Nazareth after a mentally ill resident committed suicide during an encounter with the police have been dropped.

Philadelphia judge allows Allstate to consolidate claims against Electrolux over dryer fires

By Asia Mayfield | Oct 18, 2018

However, Allstate Insurance Co.’s motions for reconsideration have been rejected by the court.

Not much of fired teaching assistant's discrimination lawsuit left

By Asia Mayfield | Oct 17, 2018

Pregnant teaching assistant Janasia Wadley alleges that workplace discrimination led to her being treated differently and eventually fired.

Much of Philadelphia police officer's sexual harassment lawsuit tossed

By Asia Mayfield | Oct 17, 2018

PHILADELPHIA -- A City of Philadelphia police officer's lawsuit against the city has been allowed to proceed, though not against the city's police department and only on her hostile work environment claim.

Pennsylvania security guard who fell out of chair loses Workers' Comp appeal

By Asia Mayfield | Sep 17, 2018

HARRISBURG — Yvette D. Blassingame unsuccessfully petitioned the court to reverse a Worker's Compensation Appeal Board ruling denying her claims for coverage.

Court favors Pennsylvania School Boards Association in First Amendment lawsuit

By Asia Mayfield | Sep 5, 2018

Defendant Pennsylvania School Boards Association’s (PSBA) motion for summary judgment in a First Amendment lawsuit has been granted.

Court rules in favor of West Chester homeowner’s association sued by woman who slipped on fallen branches

By Asia Mayfield | Sep 5, 2018

The Superior Court of Pennsylvania affirmed a ruling relieving Indian King Residents Association (IKRA) of liability for a resident’s injuries.

City of Philadelphia and co-defendants fail in attempt to have sexual harassment lawsuit dismissed

By Asia Mayfield | Sep 4, 2018

The City of Philadelphia’s motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed by government employee Vanessa Bines was unsuccessful.

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