MEDIA – An Aston couple who sued Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino and its operating companies for negligence and loss of consortium in connection with an injurious fall to the husband settled their litigation with the casino.
MEDIA – Wawa convenience stores may be facing a contempt citation in connection to a case involving a trash compactor/bailer unit, which the associated lawsuit says crushed a plaintiff’s left arm and resulted in him sustaining permanent injuries.
LANCASTER – A plaintiff’s lawsuit against a pair of residential building product manufacturers, claiming their defective dehumidifier caused more than $50,000 worth of damages in a property fire, continues after being reinstated by plaintiff counsel four times.
A recent decision from Pittsburgh federal court shows that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, under new leadership, is continuing to pursue cases involving allegations of deceptive practices by student loan servicers, according to Jenny Lee, a partner at Dorsey & Whitney LLP.
PHILADELPHIA – A dissatisfied Red Lobster customer in Northeast Philadelphia who claimed to have been served bad-tasting food and subsequently sued the restaurant for libel and slander has had her case dismissed by a Philadelphia judge for failure to state a claim and for its supposed frivolity.
PHILADELPHIA – A civil lawsuit has been filed by a Philadelphia man and cyclist, who claims he was the target of an unprovoked incident of assault and battery by two members of the Philadelphia Police Department last summer.
PHILADELPHIA – A Bucks County chiropractor has filed a breach of contract lawsuit against a New York-based insurance provider, due to its alleged refusal to compensate the medical costs expended by one of the company’s insureds and also, his patient.
PHILADELPHIA – A promotional firm is taking a Philadelphia pub and its owners to court, claiming they defaulted on paying the costs associated with exhibiting an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) pay-per-view broadcast.
An individual is suing Nikki Dunleavy, Recreate Ur Space, Lloyd Harter, Your Buddies Contracting and Thomas Smith for alleged violations of the Home Improvement Consumer Protection Act and breach of contract.