U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania News

Federal judge denies Verizon FiOS customer's request to have class action remanded to state court

By Takesha Thomas | Feb 20, 2019

PHILADELPHIA - A district court has denied a Verizon FiOS customer's request to have a lawsuit filed against the company sent back to state court.

Judge rules diner owner must hand over payroll data in class action filed by waitresses

By Takesha Thomas | Feb 20, 2019

PHILADELPHIA - A district court has granted, in part, a request by a group of former diner waitresses requiring the owner of Clubhouse Diner to answer questions over its cash payroll practices.

Court activity on Feb. 19: Mivtachim the Workers Socialinsurance Fund Ltd. vs Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc.

By The Penn Record | Feb 20, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Mivtachim the Workers Socialinsurance Fund Ltd., Keren Hgimlaot Hmerkazit Histadrut Central Pension Fund Ltd., Kerren Makefet Pension and Provident Center Cooperative Society Ltd., The Hadassah Workers Pension Fund Ltd. and The "egged" Members Pension Fund Ltd. against Teva Pharm

Parent claims School District of Philadelphia failed to provide educational accommodations to her child

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 19, 2019

PHILADELPHIA — A mother and her minor child are suing a school district, citing alleged breach of duty and disability discrimination.

Government sues nonprofit for attempt at making 'consumption' rooms where heroin could be used

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 18, 2019

PHILADELPHIA — The United States of America is suing a nonprofit corporation, citing alleged unlawful prescription of controlled substances.

Disabled inmate files lawsuit against Montgomery County, citing civil rights violations

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 17, 2019

PHILADELPHIA — A jail inmate is suing a correctional facility, citing alleged violation of civil rights.

Case activity for Mivtachim the Workers Socialinsurance Fund Ltd. vs Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc. on Feb. 15

By The Penn Record | Feb 16, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Mivtachim the Workers Socialinsurance Fund Ltd., Keren Hgimlaot Hmerkazit Histadrut Central Pension Fund Ltd., Kerren Makefet Pension and Provident Center Cooperative Society Ltd., The Hadassah Workers Pension Fund Ltd. and The "egged" Members Pension Fund Ltd. against Teva Pha

Case activity for Fast Advance Funding LLC vs Structural Solutions of NJ LLC on Feb. 15

By The Penn Record | Feb 16, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Fast Advance Funding LLC against Structural Solutions of NJ LLC, Syay Properties LLC, Shawn A. Yesko and Amy A. Yesko on Feb. 15:

Case activity for Francis J. Butta vs Geico Casualty Company on Feb. 15

By The Penn Record | Feb 16, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Francis J. Butta against Geico Casualty Company on Feb. 15:

Judge orders Innocence Project to hand over conversations related to man's wrongful conviction

By Takesha Thomas | Feb 15, 2019

PHILADELPHIA - A district court has awarded, in part, a subpoena requiring that the Pennsylvania Innocence Project turn over documents related to a man wrongly convicted of murder.

Case activity for Martex Fiber vs Lexington Insurance Company on Feb. 14

By The Penn Record | Feb 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Martex Fiber against Lexington Insurance Company on Feb. 14:

Case activity for State Farm Fire and Casualty Company vs Charnell Linthicum on Feb. 14

By The Penn Record | Feb 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by State Farm Fire and Casualty Company against Charnell Linthicum on Feb. 14:

Neumann Goretti student sues PIAA after ruling keeps her off basketball team

By Bree Gonzales | Feb 15, 2019

PHILADELPHIA — A student is suing the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association, a sports organization, citing an alleged violation of plaintiff's rights to due process and equal protection.

Court compels arbitration after Nelson Levine de Luca & Hamilton law firm breaks up

By Tomas Kassahun | Feb 15, 2019

PHILADELPHIA - The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania has compelled arbitration in a case involving the dissolution of a law firm.

Federal court will hear case of man who claimed Capital One Auto Finance violated Pennsylvania laws

By Takesha Thomas | Feb 15, 2019

PHILADELPHIA -- A district court has denied a motion to remand filed by a person who sued Capital One Auto Finance after his vehicle was repossessed.

Case activity for Lev Zlatkevich vs Paypal Inc. on Feb. 14

By The Penn Record | Feb 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Lev Zlatkevich against Paypal Inc. on Feb. 14:

Court activity on Feb. 14: Leslie Blackwood vs Jacqueline Baskerville

By The Penn Record | Feb 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Leslie Blackwood against Jacqueline Baskerville on Feb. 14: 'Notice Of Removal By Jacqueline Baskerville From Court Of Common Pleas Of Philadelphia County, Case Number 181100068. (filing Fee $ 400 Receipt Number 192492)(fdc)'

Court activity on Feb. 14: Metro Corp. Holdings Inc. vs Carol Lipson

By The Penn Record | Feb 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Metro Corp. Holdings Inc., David H. Lipson, Sherry Litwer and Debra Claremon against Carol Lipson on Feb. 14: 'Notice Of Removal By Carol Lipson From Common Pleas Philadelphia, Case Number 190101294. Certificate Of Service. (filing Fee $ 400 Receipt Number 192497) (attachments: #

Case activity for Andrew Johns vs The Life Insurance Company of North America on Feb. 14

By The Penn Record | Feb 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Andrew Johns against The Life Insurance Company of North America and Library Video Company on Feb. 14:

Court activity on Feb. 14: Cynthia Bumm vs LM Insurance Corp.

By The Penn Record | Feb 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Cynthia Bumm against LM Insurance Corp. on Feb. 14: 'Notice Of Appearance By Lily K. Huffman On Behalf Of Lm Insurance Corporation (huffman, Lily)'

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