News from November 2015

Man sues Silver Creek Services Inc., alleging labor violation for uncompensated time

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 23, 2015

A Pennsylvania man is suing his employer, claiming that he was violated by not receiving compensation for time worked.

Scientist sues PPG Industries Inc. alleging gender and age discrimination

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 23, 2015

A chemical scientist is suing her employer, claiming that she was discriminated against for her age and gender.

Medical student sues examination board alleging unfair discrimination

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 23, 2015

A medical student is suing an examination administrator, alleging discrimination for her learning disabilities.

Man sues Brendan Stanton Inc. claiming unpaid overtime

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 23, 2015

A man is suing his former employer for overtime worked, alleging that he was not fairly compensated for his time.

Man sues American Air Liquide Holdings, Inc. alleging unfair pay standards

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 23, 2015

A West Grove man has filed a class-action lawsuit against his former employer alleging unfair pay standards, and violation of federal and state laws.

Mercer County worker at Arby’s sues restaurant claiming a violation of her civil rights

By Gene Johnson | Nov 23, 2015

A woman from the Philippines claims she was passed over as a shift manager at Arby’s in Mercer County because of her accent.

Lebanon County equipment operator claims employers terminated him because he refused surgery

By Gene Johnson | Nov 24, 2015

A Cleona equipment operator working for a tank and manufacturing company claims he was let go because he refused to have surgery for a hernia – despite a medical release advising that the surgery was not necessary.

Accountant with sleep issues alleges Cherokee Pharmaceuticals violated ADA

By Gene Johnson | Nov 24, 2015

An accountant who suffers from delayed sleep phase syndrome claims his employer fired him because of  his disability despite knowing of his infirmity prior to his employment with the company.

Philadelphia union says company isn't making proper contributions to employees' benefits funds

By Gene Johnson | Nov 24, 2015

A union in Philadelphia and a trustee have sued FMC Services for allegedly failing to make timely contributions to its employees’ funds.

Trucker sues AH Transport over injuries he claims he suffered during crash in Franklin County

By Gene Johnson | Nov 24, 2015

A Vermont trucker is suing another trucker and the transport company who hired him in connection to injuries suffered during a two-vehicle crash in Franklin County.

Westmoreland County woman sues ex-employer over sexual harassment allegations

By Gene Johnson | Nov 24, 2015

A Westmoreland County woman is suing her former employer, claiming that she was fired because she would not give into his sexual advances.

Wine manufacturer sues over Naked trademark infringement

By Kari Valence | Nov 24, 2015

An Oregon wine manufacturer is suing for damages of trademark infringement.

Man sues CVS pharmacy, alleges racial discrimination

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 24, 2015

A Philadelphia man is suing a CVS pharmacy over allegations of unfair racial discrimination.

Professor alleges Temple University fired him because of his age

By Kari Valence | Nov 25, 2015

PHILADELPHIA – A former Temple University professor is suing the school claiming he was unlawfully terminated because of his age.

DraftKings, FanDuel sued over fraud allegations

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 25, 2015

PHILADELPHIA – Individuals are suing a fantasy sports league alleging negligence, fraud and misrepresentation.

Lehigh County couple sue J.C. Penney over trip and fall at area mall

By Gene Johnson | Nov 25, 2015

PHILADELPHIA – A Lehigh County couple is suing J.C. Penney over an injury suffered during a trip and fall at their Lehigh Valley mall store, which injured her right knee.

Family sues Monroe County over injury claims after child was injured by dog

By Gene Johnson | Nov 25, 2015

SCRANTON – A minor and her parents are suing a Monroe County man for injuries allegedly suffered by the child when the man’s attacked and bit her on the face.

Pennsylvania man sues NBA alleging league’s website violates ADA

By Gene Johnson | Nov 25, 2015

PITTSBURGH – A Pennsylvania resident is suing the NBA, claiming that its website contains digital barriers which limit the ability of the blind and visually impaired consumers to access the site.

Female trucker sues Centerline Drivers alleging gender discrimination

By Gene Johnson | Nov 25, 2015

SCRANTON – A Womelsdorf trucker claims she was fired because of her gender after a minor accident.

Essentials Salon and Day Spa sued for more than $1 million in age discrimination case

By Kari Valence | Nov 25, 2015

PHILADELPHIA – A Doylestown woman is suing a local salon over age discrimination allegations and claims it cost her more than $1 million in potential earnings.

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