Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County News

Estate executor accuses Manorcare Health Services - Whitehall of negligence

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 19, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A surviving nephew is suing Manorcare Health Services - Whitehall Borough, citing alleged negligent supervision of residents.

U.S. Steel says it owes nothing to Allegheny Co. plaintiffs suing over alleged pollution at Clairton plant

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jul 18, 2018

PITTSBURGH – U.S. Steel is defending itself against a class action lawsuit alleging pollution from its Clairton Coke Works plant, denying it has made any nearby resident sick or diminished anyone's property value.

Couple claims Fieldbrook, Giant Eagle sold contaminated ice cream bars

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 10, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A couple is suing Fieldbrook Foods Corp. and Giant Eagle Inc., citing alleged breach of implied warranty and strict liability.

Couple blames 420 Brierly, Amo Management for fall at apartment complex

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 9, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A couple is suing the owners of an apartment complex, alleging negligent supervision.

Patient blames CR Bard, Mercy Hospital for defective vena cava filter

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jul 3, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania resident is suing CR Bard Inc, Bard Peripheral Vascular Inc., Dr. Samuel Simone and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Mercy Hospital, citing alleged breach of implied warranty of merchantability, negligence, negligent misrepresentation and strict product liability.

JMJ Quick Lube blamed for customer's automobile accident

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jul 2, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A couple is suing JMJ Quick Lube Inc, also known as JMJ Automotive and Express Lube, citing alleged loss of consortium and negligence.

Walmart's dangerous floor condition leads to plaintiff filing suit

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jul 2, 2018

PITTSBURGH – A Walmart shopper allegedly injured by a raised section of floor space has subsequently sued the Arkansas-based retail giant for damages connected to the injuries he is said to have incurred.

Patient says UPMC Shayside allowed nurse with TB to work

By Bree Gonzales | Jun 29, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A patient filed a class-action lawsuit against UPMC Presbyterian Shayside, citing alleged professional negligence.

Mother, son blame Southwood Psychiatric Hospital for attack

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 26, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A mother and her minor child are suing Southwood Psychiatric Hospital, citing alleged breach of duty and gross negligence.

Employee blames Gaydos Construction for skid loader accident

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 19, 2018

PITTSBURGH — An employee is suing Gaydos Construction & Asphalt Paving Co. Inc. and George Gaydos for negligence connected to injuries allegedly sustained by the plaintiff at work.

Surviving mother claims Community Options failed to protect her son

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 14, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A surviving mother is suing Community Options Inc. and two individual defendants, citing alleged negligence that led to the death of her son.

Primitive Methodist Church files lawsuit after denial of coverage for assault case

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 11, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A religious organization is suing an insurer for alleged breach of a general comprehensive liability insurance contract.

Parents file suit against Brookline Pub after son is killed by drunk driver

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 7, 2018

PITTSBURGH — The parents of a man who was killed by a drunk driver are suing LADA Inc., which does business as Brookline Pub, alleging that the pub sold liquor to an intoxicated person.

Circus company claims Pittsburgh's animal handling ordinance is unconstitutional

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 7, 2018

PITTSBURGH — Syria Shriners, doing business as the 69th Annual Shrine Circus, filed a lawsuit May 18 against the City of Pittsburgh and the city council for alleged abuse of power and violation of the Home Rule Charter and Optional Plans Law and the Pennsylvania Constitution.

Silver Creek Services and Silver Line Logistics accuse former employees and their businesses of unfair competition

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 1, 2018

Two companies are suing their former employees, Gregory T. Kail, Zachar Piesciuk, Brian Linn and Michael Young, and their businesses, Revolution Energy Services Inc. and Revolution Logistics LLC, for alleged breach of fiduciary duty, trade libel and unfair competition.

Webb Law Firm accused of refusing to turn over former employee's client list

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Apr 19, 2018

An attorney is suing the Webb Law Firm, his former employer, for alleged breach of contract and tortious interference.

PNC Bank accused of conversion and fraud.

By Louie Torres | Apr 13, 2018

An individual is suing PNC Bank for alleged conversion and fraud.

Vitmore Baum Holdings LP accused of breach of contract

By Louie Torres | Apr 13, 2018

Two companies are suing Vitmore Baum Holdings LP for alleged breach of contract.

M & J - Big Waterfront Town Center I LLC accused of breach of contract

By Louie Torres | Apr 13, 2018

A company is suing M & J - Big Waterfront Town Center I LLC for alleged breach of contract.

Comfort Keepers Home Care LLC and Corporate Creations Network Inc. allegedly failed to prevent woman from falling

By Louie Torres | Apr 12, 2018

An estate representative is suing Comfort Keepers Home Care LLC and Corporate Creations Network Inc. for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

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