News from October 2013

Pa. widow files asbestos mass tort on behalf of late husband who succumbed to mesothelioma

By Jon Campisi | Oct 1, 2013

The widow of a lung cancer victim is suing three companies that dealt in

Bicyclist who was struck by taxicab sues cab company and driver over head, other injuries

By Jon Campisi | Oct 1, 2013

A bicyclist who had to be transported to the hospital for treatment of

Broken arm and injured knee lead to slip-and-fall suit against Archdiocese of Phila. by Aramark employee

By Jon Campisi | Oct 1, 2013

An employee of the food services company Aramark has filed a civil complaint against the Archdiocese of Philadelphia over a broken arm and injured knee she allegedly sustained while working in the kitchen of an area Catholic school nearly two years ago.

Forklift operator sues Phila. distribution center over fractured arm sustained while on the job

By Jon Campisi | Oct 2, 2013

A subcontractor who sustained a fractured arm after items from a forklift

Wrongful death claim filed by estate of man who died from sliced artery during tumor biopsy

By Jon Campisi | Oct 2, 2013

A medical malpractice and wrongful death complaint has been filed by the

Litigation Dept. head at Morgan Lewis & Bockius chosen as Phila. firm’s new chair

By Jon Campisi | Oct 2, 2013

The Philadelphia-based law firm of Morgan Lewis & Bockius announced

Phila. judge overrules preliminary objections in workplace injury case

By Jon Campisi | Oct 4, 2013

A Philadelphia Common Pleas Court judge has overruled preliminary

Parents sue Phila. School Dist., officials over retaliatory attack on son by fellow classmate

By Jon Campisi | Oct 4, 2013

The School District of Philadelphia and various officials named in a lawsuit

Convicted former Pa. justice loses license to practice law in federal court

By Jon Campisi | Oct 7, 2013

Disgraced former Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin,

Penn State law professor emeritus to receive Pa. Bar Assoc. business law award

By Jon Campisi | Oct 7, 2013

The Pennsylvania Bar Association announced last week that its Business

Pa. prisoner sues Norristown State Hospital, employees over alleged assault

By Jon Campisi | Oct 7, 2013

A prisoner has filed a pro se civil complaint against a suburban Philadelphia psychiatric facility over claims that he was severely beaten by an employee while at the institution in the spring of 2012.

Widow of Philly firefighter who died in '12 warehouse blaze sues owners for negligence

By Jon Campisi | Oct 7, 2013

The widow of a veteran Philadelphia firefighter who died while battling a

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