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State Farm sues Home Depot, GE over steam dryer leak

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 10, 2019

MEDIA — A licensed insurer is suing The Home Depot, General Electric Co., et al, appliance retailer and manufacturer, citing alleged breach of warranties.

Labor Dept. alleged to have violated FOIA

By Philip Gonzales | Nov 27, 2018

WILLIAMSPORT — A man is suing the U.S. Department of Labor, citing an alleged Freedom of Information Act violation.

Attack on paint industry spreads to Pennsylvania; Sherwin-Williams asks judge for help

By John O'Brien | Nov 1, 2018

PHILADELPHIA - Pennsylvania will be the next battleground in historically hard-fought litigation over lead paint, as private lawyers seeking one-third of possible multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements are teaming with county officials on lawsuits.

Stevens Capital says former employee violated non-compete agreement

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Aug 9, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — Stevens Capital Management LP is suing a former employee, citing alleged misappropriation of trade secrets and unfair competition.

Allstate doesn't get dismissal of breach of contract and bad faith lawsuit filed against it by apartment landlords

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jul 19, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – In a Philadelphia federal court, Allstate Insurance Company’s effort to dismiss a breach of contract and bad faith action filed against it by a landlord who suffered water damage to his rental properties has not met success.

Patient claims Zimmer breached shoulder prosthesis warranties

By Philip Gonzales | Jul 12, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A consumer is suing shoulder prosthesis distributor Zimmer Inc., citing alleged breach of implied and express warranties.

Allstate Insurance blames Broan-Nutone for fire at insured's property

By Bree Gonzales | Jun 19, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — Allstate Insurance Co. is suing residential ventilation product company Broan-Nutone LLC, citing alleged breach of warranty and negligence.

Deceased football player's father claims NCAA concussion protection fell short

By Philip Gonzales | Jun 7, 2018

PITTSBURGH — The father of a deceased college football player is suing the National Collegiate Athletic Association, alleging that the NCAA breached its duty to protect the safety of its student-athletes.

Superior Court reinstates wrongful death lawsuit; Golf groundskeeper's leukemia blamed on chemical companies

By Amanda Thomas | Jun 4, 2018

HARRISBURG — The Superior Court of Pennsylvania has vacated orders that had excluded expert testimony and granted summary judgment in favor of chemical companies that are fighting a wrongful death lawsuit.

Arbitration hearing slated in recovery of funds matter featuring Allstate Insurance Company

By Nicholas Malfitano | May 4, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – An arbitration hearing is set for this summer in a case featuring Allstate Insurance Company attempting to recover funds it says it expended on behalf of one of its policyholders, when that same policyholder was involved in a serious car crash nearly two years ago.

Allstate Property and Casualty Insurance Company accused of breach of insurance contract

By Louie Torres | Mar 26, 2018

An individual is suing Allstate Property and Casualty Insurance Company for alleged breach of contract.

Bill banning non-compete agreements sits in Pa. House; Passage looks unlikely, attorney says

By Carrie Salls | Feb 1, 2018

HARRISBURG – The proposed Freedom to Work Act, which proposes a ban on non-compete agreements by Pennsylvania employers, could cause a great deal of concern but faces a long road to passage, a Fisher & Phillips attorney says.

Couple sues prosthetic manufacturer alleging negligence

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 7, 2015

PITTSBURGH – A Cranberry Township couple is suing a prosthetic manufacturer after an allegedly dangerous and faulty hip replacement.

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