News from May 2017

Former Rite Aid pharmacist claims Prudential wrongly denied disability benefits

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — A Berks County man is suing The Prudential Insurance Company of America, citing alleged breach of contract for denying disability benefits he says he's owed.

Woman claims Bayer, Merck liable for her injuries from drug Avelox

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — A consumer is suing drug manufacturing giants, alleging failure to warn, fraud and product liability.

Man holds Norfolk Southern liable for injuries he suffered while welding

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

SCRANTON — A Ohio man is suing Norfolk Southern Railway Company, alleging liability, negligence and that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Lackawaxen couple sue Johnson & Johnson, Ethicon over mesh treatment

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

SCRANTON — A husband and wife are suing Johnson & Johnson, and Ethicon Inc., alleging design defects, negligence and product liability.

Xodus Medical says Florida company sells infringing surgical device

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PITTSBURGH — A New Kensington medical device company is suing The Soule Co. d/b/a Soule Medical, a Florida corporation, citing alleged patent infringement.

Indiana man says FBCS, collection agency, misrepresented amount owed in letter

By Louie Torres | May 30, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — An individual is suing FBCS Inc., a debt collector, alleging misrepresentation in its collection efforts.

'Procedural misstep' costs tenant in appeal of arbitration award

By Carrie Salls | May 30, 2017

HARRISBURG — A “procedural misstep” thwarted the efforts of a tenant in his appeal of a ruling denying his request to vacate an arbitration award in a lawsuit filed against his landlord, according to an opinion entered April 28 by the Superior Court of Pennsylvania.

ALI's Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance the subject of strong debate at group's annual meeting

By Nicholas Malfitano | May 30, 2017

ALI's Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance the subject of strong debate at group's annual meeting

Blue Bell firm says heating and cooling business owner owes it more than $14K

By Nicholas Malfitano | May 30, 2017

Blue Bell firm says heating and cooling business owner owes it more than $14K

New Jersey supply company alleges Philly contractor firm breached its contract

By Nicholas Malfitano | May 30, 2017

New Jersey supply company alleges Philly contractor firm breached its contract

Bushkill man claims Ford violated federal Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act, state UTPCPL

By Nicholas Malfitano | May 30, 2017

Bushkill man claims Ford violated federal Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act, state UTPCPL

Delivery drivers and TL Transportation in settlement talks over unpaid-wages suit

By Laura Halleman | May 30, 2017

PHILADELPHIA — Two delivery drivers who have filed a class action lawsuit for unpaid wages and more against TL Transportation LLC have agreed to settlement talks with the company.

Underwriting association says state officials' budget transfer of $200 million is unconstitutional

By Nicholas Malfitano | May 31, 2017

Underwriting association says state officials' budget transfer of $200 million is unconstitutional

Veteran railroad electrician believes his kidney cancer was caused by defendant railroads' use of carcinogens

By Nicholas Malfitano | May 31, 2017

Veteran railroad electrician believes his kidney cancer was caused by defendant railroads' use of carcinogens

Philadelphia printing firm alleges New Jersey magazine and publisher owes it more than $7K

By Nicholas Malfitano | May 31, 2017

Philadelphia printing firm alleges New Jersey magazine and publisher owes it more than $7K

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