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Calif. patient sues Bayer Corp. in Philadelphia over birth control implant

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 12, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A California resident is suing Bayer Corp., et al., drug manufacturer, citing alleged breach of warranty, failure to warn, negligence, negligent misrepresentation, and product liability.

Ammunition company sues Dick's Sporting Goods over contract

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 8, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A Nevada corporation is suing Dick's Sporting Goods Inc., a retailer, citing alleged breach of contract, fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Worker claims AFSCME union refused to terminate membership at his request

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 8, 2018

HARRISBURG — A Pennsylvania resident is suing American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, Council 13 and various individuals, citing alleged violation of constitutional rights.

Couple sue Greene, Tweed & Co. for alleged noncompliance with ADA

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 8, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A couple are suing Greene, Tweed & Co. Inc., a Pennsylvania company, citing alleged discrimination, failure to uphold Americans with Disabilities Act regulations, loss of consortium, racial discrimination, retaliation, and violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA).

Former employee sues Hampton House for firing her

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 5, 2018

WILKES-BARRE — A former employee is suing HCR ManorCare Inc., d/b/a Hampton House, a nursing care facility, citing alleged age discrimination, disability discrimination, retaliation, and violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act.

Bill Cosby's attorneys claim former TV star owes more than $280,000 in legal fees

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 5, 2018

PHILADELPHIA - A law firm is suing William Henry Cosby Jr., a Pennsylvania resident, citing alleged breach of contract.

Villanova University sued over its website

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 30, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — Persons with disabilities have filed a class action lawsuit against Villanova University, citing alleged disability discrimination and failure to uphold Americans with Disabilities Act regulations.

State Farm claims tree service caused fire, $500,000 in damage

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 30, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — An insurer is suing Coleman Tree Service LLC, citing breach of contract and negligence.

Woman sues cerebral palsy nonprofit, says she fell off porch

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 30, 2018

PITTSBURGH — An invitee is suing United Cerebral Palsy of Pittsburgh, d/b/a Concepts for Community, a Pennsylvania nonprofit entity, citing alleged premises liability and negligence.

Investors claim biopharmaceutical company Travena violated Securities Exchange Act

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 29, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — Investors have filed a class action lawsuit against Travena Inc., Maxine Gowen and Roberto Cuca, a biopharmaceutical company and its officials, alleging violations of the Securities Exchange Act.

Consumers sue Scotts Miracle-Gro over EZ Seed, say it doesn't live up to claims

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 29, 2018

PITTSBURGH — Consumers have filed a class-action lawsuit against The Scotts Miracle-Gro Co. Inc. and The Scotts Co. LLC, lawn and garden products marketer, claiming false advertising.

Shopper says she fell in Lancaster Tanger Factory Outlet Center parking lot

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 25, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A Virginia resident is suing Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc., a Pennsylvania foreign corporation, citing alleged premises liability and negligence.

Consultant sues Illinois laboratory for breach of contract

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 25, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A consultant is suing On Target Laboratories LLC, On Target Laboratories Inc., and Martin Low, an Illinois company and its manager, citing alleged breach of contract, misappropriation of trade secrets, and unjust enrichment.

Investors say biopharmaceutical company violated Securities Exchange Act

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 25, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — Investors have filed a class-action lawsuit against Trevena Inc., Maxine Gowen and Roberto Cuca, a biopharmaceutical company and officials, alleging violation of the Securities Exchange Act.

Former police officer files discrimination suit against City of Johnstown

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 24, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A former police officer is suing the City of Johnstown, Craig Foust and Melissa Komar, local municipality and city officials, citing alleged retaliation and violation of the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act.

Contractor sues Philadelphia Regional Port Authority over cancelled $45M contract

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 22, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A contractor is suing Philadelphia Regional Port Authority, a port facilities management company, citing alleged breach of contract.

Lawsuit filed over fight at rooftop bar in Lancaster

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 22, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A customer is suing The Orsini Group LLC, d/b/a Altana Rooftop Lounge, and John Doe I and John Doe II, individuals, citing alleged negligence.

Security guards are suing Pittston schools, claiming violation of civil rights

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 19, 2018

HARRISBURG — Security officers are suing Pittston Area School District, their former employer, citing alleged violation of civil rights to political patronage/free speech and free association.

Medical equipment distributor is suing individuals in trade secrets lawsuit

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 18, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A medical equipment distributor is suing Gerry W. Whitman, Joshua L. Oderlin, Jason Cavanaugh, Med One Equipment Services and others, citing alleged violation of the Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA), breach of contract, breach of duty and tortious interference.

EEOC argues that Appalachian Wood Products violated ADA requirements

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 18, 2018

JOHNSTOWN — A governmental agency is suing Appalachian Wood Products Inc., a corporation, citing alleged disability discrimination and failure to uphold Americans with Disabilities Act regulations.

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