News from September 2017

Man alleges Bank of America owes him $65,000

By Louie Torres | Sep 7, 2017

PHILADELPHIA – A Phoenixville man alleges that financial institutions used false and misleading means in an attempt to collect an alleged debt.

Former ConnectAmerica.com employee alleges she was terminated for asking to take leave

By Louie Torres | Sep 7, 2017

PHILADELPHIA – A Broomall employer is alleged to have terminated a Media woman's employment because she requested leave to treat a medical condition.

Consumer claims Tranzvia LLC unlawfully robocalled him

By Louie Torres | Sep 7, 2017

PHILADELPHIA – A credit card processing service is accused of unlawfully making solicitation calls to a Jenkintown man.

Westfield Insurance Co. seeks more than $400,000 from HP, Amazon and M2C

By Louie Torres | Sep 7, 2017

PHILADELPHIA – An insurance company is seeking more than $400,000 it alleges it paid to its insureds after a fire caused by a laptop.

Endo International stockholder alleges stock price was artificially inflated

By Louie Torres | Sep 7, 2017

PHILADELPHIA – A specialty health care company with its U.S. headquarters in Malvern is facing a suit from a stock holder alleging he purchased artificially inflated stock.

AmeriHealth Caritas Services reviewer alleges she is owed unpaid overtime wages

By Louie Torres | Sep 7, 2017

PHILADELPHIA – A Schuylkill County woman's lawsuit states that her employer

Aetna HIV lawsuit about envelopes, not cybersecurity

By Chandra Lye | Sep 7, 2017

PHILADELPHIA – A lawsuit against a medical company is a reminder that personal security can also be at risk in offline situations, one data security lawyer says.

Third Circuit: N.J. man doesn't have standing to challenge Trump's presidential eligibility

By Nicholas Malfitano | Sep 7, 2017

PHILADELPHIA – A New Jersey man’s bid to invalidate the election results of U.S. President Donald Trump's victory has been turned away in now two federal courts.

Carbondale woman says she suffered severe knee injuries in Dickson City Wal-Mart parking lot

By Nicholas Malfitano | Sep 7, 2017

SCRANTON – A plaintiff claiming to have sustained serious knee injuries in the parking lot of a Dickson City Wal-Mart store, has initiated legal action against the retail giant for damages related to that accident.

BMW vehicle sale between auto dealers results in charges of disparagement and libel

By Nicholas Malfitano | Sep 7, 2017

PITTSBURGH – Used automobile dealerships in Pennsylvania and Ohio are engaged in a legal dispute over allegations of commercial disparagement and libel, centered on the business transaction of a BMW vehicle between the parties earlier this year.

Pittsburgh plaintiff alleges she was burned by Conair therapeutic heating pad

By Nicholas Malfitano | Sep 7, 2017

PITTSBURGH – A Pittsburgh woman has filed suit against Conair, saying she suffered severe burns and scarring to her back after using one of the company’s heating pads for therapeutic treatment.

Fulton Bank alleges it is owed more than $600,000

By Louie Torres | Sep 12, 2017

SCRANTON – A Lancaster bank claims a California man is responsible for more than $600,000 in debt.

NYC police officer files class action against Group Health

By Louie Torres | Sep 12, 2017

SCRANTON – A retired New York City police officer now residing in Pennsylvania alleges an indemnity insurer deceived plan members with its out-of-network coverage.

Jeh Enterprises Inc. alleges Montoursville companies owe more than $75,000

By Louie Torres | Sep 12, 2017

SCRANTON – A San Francisco auto sales and service company alleges that two Montoursville-based auto leasing businesses failed to pay it for repairs it performed for customers.

Man alleges he was injured in Ryder Truck Rental tractor-trailer accident in I-80

By Louie Torres | Sep 12, 2017

SCRANTON – A New Jersey individual alleges he fractured ribs when the tractor-trailer he was riding in jack-knifed and rolled on Interstate 80.

Keystone Rural Health Center patient claims root canal procedure injured nerves

By Louie Torres | Sep 12, 2017

SCRANTON – A Myersville, Maryland, woman alleges she was injured during a dental procedure.

Former Triad Service Center Inc., Morrison Industrial Equipment Co. technician seeks allegedly unpaid wages

By Louie Torres | Sep 12, 2017

SCRANTON – An Auburn man alleges his former Michigan employers owe him unpaid wages.

Green Air Mechanical alleged to have failed to pay $326 in contributions; Plaintiffs seek thousands in damages

By Louie Torres | Sep 12, 2017

SCRANTON – A Glen Rock employer is alleged to have failed to pay contributions to labor union groups for a few months in 2016.

Pennsylvania's legal climate ranks in lower tier of states, according to national survey

By Karen Kidd | Sep 12, 2017

Pennsylvania ranks in the lower tier of U.S. states as it continues on its path to becoming a mass tort mecca

Meadia Golf Club blames cart accident on driver who filed lawsuit

By Carrie Salls | Sep 12, 2017

LANCASTER – The docket in a lawsuit over an accident in a golf cart shows no activity in the past year after Meadia Heights Golf Club blamed the golfer who sued it for the wreck.

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