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'Winning Isn't Normal' author alleges tweet from King's College coach infringed copyright

Louie Torres Oct. 20, 2017, 8:54am

SCRANTON – A Texas author alleges that his work was infringed on by a Wilkes-Barre college and an Easton man on Twitter.

Labor secretary claims Susquehanna Nuclear retaliated against employees by reducing bonuses

Louie Torres Oct. 20, 2017, 8:53am

WILKES-BARRE – A Salem Township company is alleged to have retaliated against two employees after they reported a workplace injury.

Popple Construction Inc. alleges it is owed for construction work in Lackawanna County

Louie Torres Oct. 20, 2017, 8:52am

SCRANTON – A Laflin company alleges it was not paid in full for its work by a Kansas corporation.

URS/AECOM employee alleges that I.A.M. union failed to properly represent her

Louie Torres Oct. 20, 2017, 8:51am

SCRANTON – A Stroudsburg woman alleges she was not adequately represented by her labor union in matters with her employer.

State Farm Fire & Casualty Co. seeks more than $250,000 after property fire

Louie Torres Oct. 19, 2017, 12:14pm

HARRISBURG – An insurance company is seeking damages after a fire at a Hanover property.

Vitro Flat Glass claims Masonite Corp. products infringe patents

Louie Torres Oct. 13, 2017, 8:36am

WILLIAMSPORT – A Mexican corporation and its Cheswick subsidiary claim a Florida corporation has infringed on its patents with its door and door-related products.

NY Tent LLC alleges it was not paid for services at Karoondinha Music & Arts festival

Louie Torres Oct. 13, 2017, 8:35am

WILLIAMSPORT – A New York company alleges it was not paid for services provided at festival held in Centre Hall in July.

Walmart employee alleges that disability benefit claim was unlawfully denied

Louie Torres Oct. 13, 2017, 8:35am

SCRANTON – A New Jersey woman alleges her claim for short-term disability benefits was unlawfully denied.

Woman alleges Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of General Services terminated her for taking FMLA leave

Louie Torres Oct. 13, 2017, 8:35am

HARRISBURG – A Lykens resident alleges she was terminated from her job as an executive secretary because she took a leave of absence for a health condition.

Edwardsville Hometown Committee seeks declaration over use of Pierogi Festival name

Louie Torres Sep. 29, 2017, 9:43am

SCRANTON – An Edwardsville nonprofit is seeking declaration that its festival's name is not infringing an Indiana nonprofit's mark.

Medical malpractice suit filed against operators of Golden Living Center East Mountain

Louie Torres Sep. 29, 2017, 9:36am

SCRANTON – An 87-year-old woman, through her daughter and guardian, has filed a medical malpractice lawsuit against a Wilkes-Barre nursing care facility after she was allegedly dropped by a caregiver.

Field supervisor alleges FTS International Services did not pay overtime wages

Louie Torres Sep. 25, 2017, 8:39am

SCRANTON – A Loganton man alleges that he did not receive the correct wage rate for overtime work.

FTS International Services employee alleges he was misclassified

Louie Torres Sep. 25, 2017, 8:37am

SCRANTON – A field supervisor alleges he was misclassified from receiving overtime pay.

Woman alleges U.S. Postal Service interfered with FMLA rights

Louie Torres Sep. 25, 2017, 8:37am

SCRANTON – A woman alleges her job at the U.S. Postal Service was terminated after taking leave because of back pain.

Woman alleges she was terminated for requesting FMLA leave by United States Postal Service

Louie Torres Sep. 20, 2017, 10:45am

SCRANTON – A woman alleges she was terminated from her position with the U.S. Postal Service because she requested leave for her pregnancy.

Teamsters Local Union No. 776 seeks to compel arbitration in Navistar dispute

Louie Torres Sep. 20, 2017, 10:15am

SCRANTON – A Teamsters union alleges that Navistar has breached its bargaining agreement.

Louisville Ladder: Expert's claim that alternative ladder design would prevent fall is 'pure speculation'

Sara McCleary Sep. 15, 2017, 9:40am

SCRANTON – Louisville Ladder Inc. is seeking summary judgment in a case filed by a Canadensis couple alleging that a ladder manufactured by it failed and caused serious personal injuries.

Verizon claims Smithfield Township's denial of communications facility was unlawful

Louie Torres Sep. 15, 2017, 9:30am

SCRANTON – A telecommunications company is challenging the Smithfield Township Board of Supervisors' denial of its application to construct a facility on a property in the township.

Former Kaplan University student accuses school of false advertising

Louie Torres Sep. 15, 2017, 9:20am

SCRANTON – A Tobyhanna woman alleges she was not given the services advertised by a for-profit university and now has more than $100,000 in student loan debt.

Lease owners seek arbitration in dispute with Statoil USA Onshore Properties

Louie Torres Sep. 15, 2017, 9:00am

SCRANTON – Owners of oil and gas leases in the state are seeking a declaration regarding arbitration in a dispute over royalties.