News from May 2017

Will death put an end to David Greenstein's lawsuits?

By The Pennsylvania Record | May 25, 2017

Greenstein is currently suing Pennsylvania-based Hershey for the psychological trauma he suffered after purchasing a pack of Jolly Ranchers that was less full than he thought it should be, a phenomenon known in the trade as “slack fill.”

Woman says Mercer Primary Care doctor punctured eardrum

By Louie Torres | May 25, 2017

PITTSBURGH — A woman is suing Primary Health Network, Timothy Fullerton D.O. d/b/a Mercer Primary Care and Diana Keisel LPN, alleging negligence.

Bayer, Merck allegedly failed to warn of potential Avelox effects

By Louie Torres | May 25, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — A couple are suing Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc.; Bayer Corporation; Bayer AG; Bayer Pharma AG; and Merck & Co. Inc., citing alleged breach of implied warranty, fraud, liability, negligence and product liability.

Doctor claims companies sent unwanted fax ads

By Louie Torres | May 25, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — A Center Valley doctor has filed a class action suit against Gaither Technologies and Mingle Analytics, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Volvo owner says defendants didn't complete or ensure necessary repairs to her accident-damaged vehicle

By Nicholas Malfitano | May 26, 2017

Volvo owner says defendants didn't complete or ensure necessary repairs to her accident-damaged vehicle

Philly restaurant employee says she was terminated after filing worker's compensation claim

By Nicholas Malfitano | May 26, 2017

Philly restaurant employee says she was terminated after filing worker's compensation claim

Tenant believes townhome complex's lack of adequate security led to robbery and shooting in his unit

By Nicholas Malfitano | May 26, 2017

Tenant believes townhome complex's lack of adequate security led to robbery and shooting in his unit

SEI Global says former employee took trade information to new company

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — An Oaks-based company is suing Dynamo Software Inc. and Daniel J. Teebagy, alleging that Teebagy took trade secrets to develop competing products.

Consumer says Capital One made unwanted collection calls

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PITTSBURGH — An individual is suing Capital One Bank, claiming violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Union claims SKS Manufacturing, of Uniontown, failed to make benefit payments

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

SCRANTON — A local union is suing SKS Manufacturing Inc., alleging breach of contract for failing to make its required payments.

Oakmont Center allegedly failed to pay Bensalem firm for services, supplies

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — A Bensalem corporation is suing the Oakmont Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, citing alleged breach of contract for failing to pay for services.

Suit claims State Farm insured was negligent in 2011 Cumberland County crash

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

SCRANTON — A Virginia couple are suing State Farm Automobile Insurance Company, alleging negligence by its insured driver in a 2011 crash.

Suit claims Advanced Living Communities wrongfully fired CFO

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — A former employee is suing Advanced Living Management & Development Inc. d/b/a Advanced Living Communities, and William Brown, alleging that he was wrongfully terminated.

Detroit steel company claims individuals attempted to use trade secrets after merger

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — A Michigan corporation is suing Satish Wadhawan and Perpetua Viegas, citing alleged breach of contract for attempting to use trade secrets.

Woman claims TriNet, MetLife erred in insurance payout between her, brother's widow

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PITTSBURGH — An individual is suing Metropolitan Life Insurance Company and TriNet Group Inc., alleging breach of contract and breach of duty.

Maintenance worker says Berger Real Estate Investment failed to pay overtime

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — An employee is suing Berger Real Estate Investment Inc. and its owner Arnold Berger, citing alleged unpaid wages for failing to pay overtime.

U.S. Pipelining claims former employee threatened to reveal confidential info to litigants against it

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — A Langhorne construction company is suing Gary Horwedel and Susan Horwedel, citing alleged breach of contract.

Former home care worker says PCG Public Partnerships failed to pay overtime

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — An employee has filed a class-action lawsuit against PCG Public Partnerships, alleging unpaid wages and violation of Workers' Compensation acts.

Man alleges drug makers were negligent in selling Avelox

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — A consumer is suing Bayer and Merck, drug makers, citing alleged breach of warranty, failure to warn, fraud, liability, negligence and product liability.

Philadelphia man claims Sterling Infosystems distributed wrong credit report

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — An individual is suing Sterling Infosystems Inc., citing alleged breach of duty.

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