News from December 2016

Leadexcel Inc. accused of not paying under terms of agreement

By Louie Torres | Dec 1, 2016

PITTSBURGH — An Illinois company is suing Pennsylvania corporation Leadexcel Inc. and Ron Taylor Jr., citing alleged breach of contract.

Cheyenne Veterinary Wellness & Surgical Center accused of breaching contract

By Louie Torres | Dec 1, 2016

PITTSBURGH — A woman is suing Cheyenne Veterinary Wellness & Surgical Center Inc. and Steven Gross, alleging breach of contract and wrongful termination.

Pittsburgh Parking Authority accused of breach of contract

By Louie Torres | Dec 1, 2016

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania partnership is suing Pittsburgh Parking Authority, alleging breach of contract.

Farmers National Bank of Emlenton claims mortgage unpaid

By Louie Torres | Dec 1, 2016

PITTSBURGH — A financial institution is suing Stacy L. Nemeth, citing alleged breach of contract and unpaid debt.

Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company claims loan is in default

By Louie Torres | Dec 1, 2016

PITTSBURGH — A financial institution is suing Debra McClung and William A McClung Jr., alleging breach of contract.

Pennsylvania American Water Company hydrants allegedly failed as house burned

By Louie Torres | Dec 1, 2016

PITTSBURGH — A woman is suing Pennsylvania American Water Company, the Municipality of Bethel Park and John Does 1-2, alleging fire hydrants failed to work properly.

Company sues church for $4.7M

By Louie Torres | Dec 1, 2016

PITTSBURGH — A Georgia corporation is suing Covenant Church of Pennsylvania, citing alleged breach of contract.

Phillips Station Middle LP says title insurers breached contract

By Louie Torres | Dec 1, 2016

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania partnership has filed a class action lawsuit against Chicago Title Insurance Company and Fidelity National Title Group, title insurers, citing alleged breach of contract.

Guaranty Bank claims heirs failed to pay mortgage

By Louie Torres | Dec 1, 2016

PITTSBURGH — A financial institution is suing several heirs of a woman, alleging breach of contract in a mortgage.

Alarmax Distributors claims Arizona company failed to pay

By Louie Torres | Dec 1, 2016

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania corporation is suing Arizona company Protection Source LLC and co-owners Matthew S. Willes and Kristine Willes, citing alleged breach of contract.

ScripsAmerica sues former president and CEO for alleged violations of finance and securities laws

By Nicholas Malfitano | Dec 1, 2016

PHILADELPHIA – A New Jersey-based health care corporation has filed suit against its former President and CEO, alleging he breached his fiduciary duty and failed to disclose a prior felony conviction, among other charges.

Plaintiff in qui tam action cannot be granted access to records that do not exist, court says

By Nicholas Malfitano | Dec 1, 2016

PHILADELPHIA – An appellate judge says the plaintiff of record in a qui tam action cannot be granted access to stenographic court records which he says do not exist.

Third Circuit affirms granting of summary judgment against fired Penn State University professor

By Nicholas Malfitano | Dec 2, 2016

PHILADELPHIA – A panel of appellate judges have decided to uphold a trial court’s decision of summary judgment in a breach of contract and wrongful termination case brought by a former medical college professor.

Warrington auto repair company charges former employees with breach of contract, RICO violations

By Nicholas Malfitano | Dec 2, 2016

ALLENTOWN – A Pennsylvania-based auto repair business has initiated legal action against two of its former employees, claiming they breached their employment agreements and violated federal law in the process.

Consumer alleges Equifax, others are reporting inaccurate information on credit report

By Louie Torres | Dec 5, 2016

PHILADELPHIA – A California consumer alleges three entities have been reporting false information regarding her credit history.

Bayada Home Health Care Inc. accused of not paying employees overtime

By Louie Torres | Dec 5, 2016

SCRANTON – A Luzerne County home health clinician has filed a class action lawsuit against her former employer over allegations that she was not paid overtime.

The Scanlan Agency Inc. alleged to have not distributed assets from plan

By Louie Torres | Dec 5, 2016

PHILADELPHIA – A Newtown Square company is accused of not taking fiduciary responsibility for a plan funded by employee contributions.

Fidelity and Deposit Co. of Maryland accuses Erie companies of breaching agreement

By Louie Torres | Dec 5, 2016

PHILADELPHIA – A Schaumburg, Illinois, financial company alleges several Erie-based construction companies did not uphold their agreement.

Pittsburgh woman allegedly falls on treadmill at Dick's Sporting Goods, sues

By Louie Torres | Dec 5, 2016

PITTSBURGH – A Pittsburgh couple allege the wife was injured by a treadmill in a sporting goods store.

Radio station group accuses music performance rights organization of engaging in anti-trust conduct

By Nicholas Malfitano | Dec 5, 2016

PHILADELPHIA – The docket of a Pennsylvania federal court, rather than the Billboard charts, is the setting for legal action by a radio industry group who claims a music performance rights organization violated anti-trust law.

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