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Senior Potter Co. judge appointed to oversee Paterno suit against NCAA

The state Supreme Court has appointed a retired judge from north-central Pennsylvania

Ex-Philly firefighter who suffered near-fatal smoke inhalation sues makers of protection mask

A former Philadelphia firefighter has filed a products liability complaint against the

Amtrak files petition to transfer premises liability action out of Pa. state court

Attorneys representing Amtrak in a premises liability case arising from injuries a

GSK settles discrimination, breach of contract suit

Editor's note: This article has been updated to reflect a 2014 settlement.

Pa. widow who won motorcycle death insurance case is denied bid for attorney's fees, costs

A federal judge in Philadelphia who last summer ordered an insurer to pay out nearly a

Pa. House advances bill to raise judicial retirement age

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court may have recently struck down a bid by judges

Philadelphia's Ballard Spahr merges with Manhattan litigation boutique Stillman & Friedman

Philadelphia-based law firm Ballard Spahr has joined forces with Stillman & Friedman,

Pa. Senate confirms Stevens to vacant seat on state Supreme Court

The full 50-member state Senate this past weekend unanimously confirmed Superior

U.S. Attorney reaches agreement with Philly warehouse accused of holding food in 'filth'

Federal prosecutors in Philadelphia have reached an agreement with a city-based food

Praise offered for soon-to-be-installed new Pa. Supreme Court Justice Correale Stevens

There’s no question that the scandal-tainted departure of former Pennsylvania Supreme

Phila. mass tort lawyer appointed co-lead counsel in Mirena multidistrict litigation

An experienced mass tort attorney from Philadelphia has been appointed plaintiffs’ co-

Antitrust suit accuses drug companies of delaying market entry of generic niacin

A class action antitrust complaint has been filed against the makers of the drug Niaspan,

Coloplast files petition to transfer defective penile implant products liability case to federal court

Medical device manufacturer Coloplast Corporation has filed a petition to transfer a

Federal govt., U.S. mail carrier face motor vehicle tort claim

A Bucks County couple has filed a federal tort claim against the United States

Judge dismisses unjust enrichment claim in contaminated dog treats class action

A federal judge in western Pennsylvania has agreed to dismiss one count in a putative

Estate of Philly woman who died from pneumonia after premature labor awarded nearly $2 million

A civil jury in Philadelphia recently awarded nearly $2 million to the family of a 25-year-

Commonwealth Court panel affirms reduction of $14 million injury verdict to half-million due to damages cap

In a closely watched case around the Philadelphia region, a state appellate court panel

Brody appoints former federal judge Layn Phillips as mediator in NFL concussion case, postpones decision on dismissal motion

Backtracking on her original intent to rule on the NFL’s motion to dismiss the

Philly narcotics cops accused of civil rights violations in federal suit

A Philadelphia family has filed a federal civil rights complaint against members of the

Engineer files discrimination claim against ArcelorMittal Steel USA

A man of Nigerian descent who works as an electrical engineer for a Chester County company has filed a discrimination lawsuit against the business over claims that he has been denied job advancement because of his nationality.