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Mortgage company blamed for hurting credit rating

Louie Torres Jul. 13, 2016, 6:35pm

PITTSBURGH — A couple's lawsuit against Nationstar Mortgage, a Delaware corporation, citing alleged violation of the Fair Debt Collections Act.

Man sues ladder makers, distributors after fall

Louie Torres Jul. 13, 2016, 6:31pm

PHILADELPHIA — A consumer is suing Tricam Industries, Inc., Tricam Industries, Asia Ltd., Gorilla Ladders, Home Depot USA, Inc., Home Depot, Inc. and Zhejiang Sopop Industrial Co., Ltd, ladder manufacturers and distributors, citing alleged breach of implied warranty, design defect, insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries, negligence and product liability.

Motorist seeks damages after collision

Louie Torres Jul. 13, 2016, 6:24pm

PHILADELPHIA — A motorist is suing Elizabeth McAdams, Karen Prechtel and Douglas Prechtel, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Man says unwanted calls violated law

Louie Torres Jul. 13, 2016, 6:19pm

PHILADELPHIA — A man has filed a class-action lawsuit against Ditech Financial LLC, a Delaware corporation, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Union funds claim contributions weren't paid

Louie Torres Jul. 12, 2016, 5:38pm

PHILADELPHIA — Labor union funds are suing Cemd Elevator Corp., d/b/a City Elevator Inc., and Stephan Diemer, citing alleged breach of contract.

Woman says slippery floor led to fall

Louie Torres Jul. 12, 2016, 5:32pm

PHILADELPHIA — An individual is suing Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort and Spa and Hyatt Hotels Corporation, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Couple's lawsuit claims ladder was defective

Louie Torres Jul. 12, 2016, 5:27pm

PHILADELPHIA — A couple's lawsuit against Yahee Technologies Corporation, SIF Services, LLC, Best Choice Products, Inc., and Zijan Zou, California defendants, alleges design defect, failure to warn, negligent misrepresentation and product liability.

Photographer sues publisher in copyright case

Louie Torres Jul. 12, 2016, 5:22pm

PHILADELPHIA — A photographer is suing Pearson Education Inc., a publisher, citing alleged copyright infringement.

Dental hygienist alleges employers broke wage law, fired her

Louie Torres Jul. 12, 2016, 5:19pm

PHILADELPHIA — A dental hygienist has filed a class-action lawsuit against Dental Care Alliance, L.L.C. and Gentle Dental Allentown L.L.C., former employers, citing alleged retaliation, wrongful termination and violation of wage laws.

Man claims he wasn't paid proper overtime

Louie Torres Jul. 11, 2016, 1:12pm

PITTSBURGH — A man is suing Grane Health Care, Amber Hills Assisted Living & Cambria Care Center, claiming the defendants employed him and failed to properly compensate him for overtime.

Couple's lawsuit claims drug's side effects were concealed

Louie Torres Jul. 11, 2016, 1:08pm

PHILADELPHIA — A couple's lawsuit against Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc., Schering Corporation and IVAX Pharmaceuticals Inc. cites alleged failure to warn, liability and product liability.

Woman says credit history was reported inaccurately

Louie Torres Jul. 11, 2016, 1:03pm

PHILADELPHIA — A woman is suing Northeast Credit & Collection Inc. and Equifax Information Services LLC, citing alleged misrepresentation in debt collection and negligent misrepresentation.

Widow seeks insurance benefit following husband's death

Louie Torres Jul. 11, 2016, 12:58pm

PITTSBURGH — A widow is suing the Reco Equipment Inc Employee Welfare Benefit Plan and Reliance Standard Life Insurance Company, a plan administrator and insurance firm, citing alleged breach of contract and improper denial of accidental death insurance benefits.

Woman hit by golf ball alleges negligence, carelessness

Louie Torres Jul. 11, 2016, 12:52pm

PHILADELPHIA — A woman is suing Daniel Gardner, Applecross Club Operations LLC d/b/a Applecross Country Club, Pultegroup Inc., Pulte Homes of Pennsylvania L.P., and Pulte Homes Corporation of the Delaware Valley, alleging that negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries led to her being struck in the head by a golf ball hit by Gardner.

Man says employer didn't pay proper overtime

Louie Torres Jul. 8, 2016, 5:57pm

PITTSBURGH — An employee has filed a class-action lawsuit against Rice Energy Inc., claiming the company failed to properly compensate him for overtime.

Employer accused of not paying into union funds

Louie Torres Jul. 8, 2016, 5:54pm

HARRISBURG — A lawsuit filed by union trust funds against Environmental Construction Services Inc. alleges breach of contract.

Battery allegedly caused burn injury to child

Louie Torres Jul. 8, 2016, 5:44pm

PHILADELPHIA — A minor and his guardian are suing Procter & Gamble Company, an Ohio corporation, citing alleged design defect, insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries, negligence and product liability.

Three passengers sue over train derailment

Louie Torres Jul. 8, 2016, 5:37pm

PHILADELPHIA — Three passengers are suing National Railroad Passenger Corporation, a/k/a Amtrak, alleging negligence, failure to warn and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Couple say falling merchandise caused injury

Louie Torres Jul. 8, 2016, 5:30pm

HARRISBURG — A couple's lawsuit against TA Operating LLC and TravelCenters of America LLC, both d/b/a Travelcenters of America and Petro Stopping Centers and Petro Scranton #378, alleges negligence and insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Man claims debt collector violated law with calls

Louie Torres Jul. 7, 2016, 3:22pm

PITTSBURGH — An individual is suing Navient Solutions Inc., a debt collector, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.