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Railroad companies seek to dismiss litigation filed by estate of switchman for improper venue

By Nicholas Malfitano | May 14, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – The defendants in an action where the estate of a deceased train line switchman alleges the railroad companies he worked for violated the Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA) and Locomotive Inspection Act (LIA) by failing to protect the decedent from exposure to toxic substances, have filed to dismiss it for improper venue.

Philly law firm collects over $100K in legal fees from coffee company client

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 23, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – Law firm Blank Rome was awarded ore than $100,000 in allegedly unpaid legal fees from a Bryn Mawr coffee company, one that it says breached a settlement agreement and initially refused to reconcile it.

Venue fight over widow's case surrounding her poisoned train repairman husband to be decided in May

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 11, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – The case of a widow of a locomotive repairman for Conrail and CSX Transportation who claims those companies did not abide by both the Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA) and Locomotive Inspection Act (LIA) by not protecting her deceased husband from harmful substances will see its chosen venue determined in May.

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