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Pedestrian seeks compensation after allegedly being hit by delivery truck

Louie Torres Sep. 8, 2016, 11:09am

PITTSBURGH — A pedestrian is suing Craig Distributing Company, Centre-Craig Distributing and employee Michael P. Custer, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

Motorist accused of failure to control vehicle

Louie Torres Sep. 7, 2016, 8:55am

PITTSBURGH — A motorist is suing Ashley Rager and Timothy Swango, driver and vehicle owner, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Produce buyers accused of failure to pay

Louie Torres Sep. 7, 2016, 8:54am

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania company is suing Cindy Kokowski and Brad Kokowski and their business Superior Produce Company, citing alleged breach of contract and unpaid debt.

Business accused of falling behind in taxes

Louie Torres Sep. 7, 2016, 8:53am

PITTSBURGH — Two public bodies are suing MRG Food LLC, a Pennsylvania business, alleging unpaid tax debt.

Woman blames theater for fall injuries

Louie Torres Sep. 7, 2016, 8:53am

PITTSBURGH — A woman is suing Phoenix Theatres Entertainment LLC, a property owner, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries, liability and negligence.

Trucker, employer accused of being at fault in fatal crash

Louie Torres Sep. 7, 2016, 8:52am

PITTSBURGH — An administrator of a deceased man's estate is suing truck driver Richard A. Wiegard and his employer, Brown's Orchards & Farm Market, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Woman claims inaccuracies are hurting credit score

Louie Torres Sep. 6, 2016, 9:05am

PHILADELPHIA — A woman is suing debt collector Ability Recovery Services LLC and employee Jim Evans, alleging misrepresentation in debt collection and negligent misrepresentation.

Former employee of Girl Scouts office claims violation of FMLA

Louie Torres Sep. 6, 2016, 9:05am

PITTSBURGH — A former employee is suing Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania and CEO Patricia A. Burkart, alleging violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act and retaliation.

Workers say Verizon, others owe overtime pay

Louie Torres Sep. 6, 2016, 9:05am

PHILADELPHIA — Five employees have filed a class action lawsuit against Verizon Communications Inc., Tesing LLC, Evans Splicing LLC and PS Splicing LLC, employer, alleging violation of wage laws.

Man claims credit reports contain inaccurate information

Louie Torres Sep. 6, 2016, 9:04am

PHILADELPHIA — A man is suing TransUnion LLC, Experian Information Solutions Inc., Equifax Information Services LLC, Roundpoint Mortgage Company and Bank of America Home Loans, alleging negligent misrepresentation in consumer credit reporting.

Labor funds claim employer fell short on contributions

Louie Torres Sep. 6, 2016, 9:04am

HARRISBURG — Labor funds are suing Suburban Tile and Stone LLC , an employer, alleging breach of contract.

Burn injuries blamed on web of negligence

Louie Torres Sep. 6, 2016, 9:04am

PITTSBURGH — A couple are suing ADS Machinery Corp., Joe Lonigro in his individual capacity and as an employee of GE Industrial Systems Solutions Inc. d/b/a General Electric Co., and U.S. Security Associates Inc., citing alleged design defect, insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries, liability and negligence.

Woman, employer accused of negligence in connection with crash

Louie Torres Sep. 6, 2016, 9:03am

PITTSBURGH — A couple are suing Marlo Eleam and Pittsburgh for Kids Only Childcare Inc., a Pennsylvania business and its employee, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Woman claims property owners didn't keep parking lot safe

Louie Torres Sep. 6, 2016, 9:02am

PITTSBURGH – A woman is suing HE Brickman Group Ltd. LLC n/k/a Brightview Landscapes LLC, Brickman Facility Solutions LLC n/k/a Brightview Enterprise Solutions LLC, Brightview Landscape Services Inc. and Brightview Landscape Development Inc., alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Carnegie man alleged to owe more than $3,000 on student loan

Louie Torres Sep. 2, 2016, 8:05pm

PITTSBURGH – The federal government alleges a Carnegie man owes on a student loan.

Woman alleges she was denied job because of inaccurate Checkr report

Louie Torres Sep. 2, 2016, 8:01pm

PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia resident has filed a class-action suit against a consumer reporting agency alleging its inaccurate report cost her a job.

Government blamed for death in van crash

Louie Torres Sep. 2, 2016, 9:32am

HARRISBURG — The estate of a man is suing the United States of America, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Two claim misrepresentation by car dealer

Louie Torres Sep. 2, 2016, 9:31am

PHILADELPHIA — Two consumers are suing Fred Beans Motors of Doylestown Inc. d/b/a Fred Beans Doylestown Subaru and/or d/b/a Fred Beans Subaru, alleging breach of contract, fraud, and negligent misrepresentation.

Government says woman failed to repay loan

Louie Torres Sep. 2, 2016, 9:30am

PITTSBURGH — The federal government is suing Elisa J. Solomon, alleging unpaid debt.

Woman hasn't repaid debt, government alleges

Louie Torres Sep. 2, 2016, 9:30am

PITTSBURGH — The federal government is suing Erin R. Wermeyer a/k/a Erin R. Doemling, alleging unpaid debt.