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EEOC alleges Fastenal paid female workers less than male colleagues for doing the same job

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 20, 2018

HARRISBURG — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing Fastenal Co., citing alleged gender discrimination, violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act and violation of the Equal Pay Act.

Class action filed against On-Site as plaintiffs claim inaccurate report

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 20, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — Tenants have filed a class-action lawsuit against RealPage Inc., doing business as On-Site, a consumer reporting agency, alleging a violation of the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Forklift equipment company sues former employee for breach of confidentiality agreement

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 20, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A forklift equipment company is suing William Wagner, a former employee, citing alleged breach of confidentiality agreement.

Doylestown restaurant accused of violating Americans with Disabilities Act

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 19, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A restaurant patron with a disability is suing Perkins & Marie Callender's and RJ Waters & Associates Inc., doing business as Waters Retail Group, alleging they violated the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Pittsburgh couple sue water and sewer authority over basement flooding

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 19, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A couple are suing Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority, a municipal corporation, citing alleged negligence.

Pittsburgh law firm sues Hertz Gateway Center for breach of lease agreement

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 13, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania law firm is suing Hertz Gateway Center, citing alleged breach of lease agreement and trespass.

Carnegie Mellon University sued for allegedly violating the Americans with Disabilities Act

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 12, 2018

PITTSBURGH — Carnegie Mellon University faces a discrimination lawsuit by a former student claiming that it violated the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Diamond Design Jewelers sues former employees for allegedly stealing confidential client list for competing company

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 12, 2018

PITTSBURGH — Diamond Design Jewelers has filed a lawsuit against former employees alleging they stole the company's confidential client list in order to solicit customers for a competing company they started.

Monroeville claims election confusion caused by Allegheny County

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 11, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A political subdivision is suing the County of Allegheny and County of Allegheny Division of Elections, seeking declaratory relief.

Employee accuses Pennsylvania Corrections Department of ADA violation

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 7, 2018

PITTSBURGH — An employee is suing the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections for alleged violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Lawsuit: Finn Bark Blower switched back on, taking four fingers of man using it

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 4, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania man is suing Finn Corp. and Hard Oak Nursery, alleging breach of warranty, negligence and strict liability.

Collector backed out of 'Magic: The Gathering' cards deal, lawsuit says; Sale price was $177K

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 4, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A New Jersey resident is suing Brian Nocenti and John Does 1-5, Pennsylvania collector, citing alleged breach of contract, fraud, and unjust enrichment.

Person with disabilities is suing school system for violation of the ADA

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 3, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A person with disabilities is suing Perkiomen Valley School District, a school system, citing alleged failure to uphold Americans with Disabilities Act regulations (ADA).

Slippery Rock sued by student dismissed from Physician Assistant Program after failing grade

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 3, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A former student is suing Slippery Rock University, citing alleged failure to uphold Americans with Disabilities Act.

Uniontown woman sues elevator company after alleged accident in hospital

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 31, 2018

PITTSBURGH – A Uniontown hospital worker claims a defective elevator caused her to fall when a food cart she was pushing got caught in the gap between the elevator and basement floor.

UPS sued for alleged discrimination, retaliation and hostile work environment

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 30, 2018

HARRISBURG — A former employee is suing United Parcel Service Inc., citing alleged gender discrimination, hostile work environment, and retaliation.

Lieutenant claims he was fired for investigating alleged sexual abuse of female inmates

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 28, 2018

SCRANTON - A lieutenant is alleging that he lost his job after initiating an investigation into alleged sexual abuse of female prison inmates.

A Pennsylvania man is suing law enforcement officers, alleging excessive force

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 27, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania man is suing two unnamed police officers, citing alleged assault, battery, excessive force, and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

State Farm sues Chimney Sweep Systems for more than $300,000, alleging breach of contract and negligence

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 24, 2018

HARRISBURG — State Farm Fire & Casualty Co. is suing Chimney Sweep Systems Inc., citing alleged breach of contract, breach of implied warranty, breach of express warranty, and negligence.

Allstate sues GE over circuit breaker, seeks $440K

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 22, 2018

Allstate Insurance is suing General Electric Co., citing alleged breach of warranty, negligence, and product liability.

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