News from April 2019

SAUL EWING: Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr Llp Earns Top Marks in 2019 Corporate Equality Index

By Press release submission | Apr 1, 2019

Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP, a full service law firm with 400-plus lawyers in 16 offices, today announced that it has received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2019 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.

FOX ROTHSCHILD LLP: Fox Adds High-Profile Toxic Tort/Product Liability Litigation Duo in Pittsburgh

By Press release submission | Apr 1, 2019

Fox Rothschild LLP is pleased to announce that trial attorneys Chris Michael Temple and Michael J. Zukowski have joined the firm as partners in the Pittsburgh office.

Lawsuit: Wife hit by knife strip at Container Store

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 1, 2019

PHILADELPHIA —A couple is suing The Container Store after the wife was injured at the property.

A man is suing his fitness center alleging he was injured while using a stationary bike

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 1, 2019

PHILADELPHIA —A man is suing a fitness center, alleging that he was injured when a bike malfunctioned.

Spoiled cheese: Spreads and dips weren't sealed right, leading to recall, lawsuit says

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 1, 2019

PHILADELPHIA —A food manufacturer is suing a packaging company, alleging that they were sold a machine that did not properly work.

The aftermath from metal found in Skoal: One recall, two lawsuits and three firings

By Gabriel Neves | Apr 1, 2019

ERIE -- An Erie County man is, without a lawyer, suing a tobacco company, alleging that in its smokeless product he found some pieces of metal.

Court activity on March 28: Ying M. Yu vs State Farm Fire and Casualty Company

By The Penn Record | Apr 1, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Ying M. Yu against State Farm Fire and Casualty Company on March 28: 'Notice Of Removal From Common Pleas Of Allegheny, Case Number Gd-19-2837 With Defendant Copies Attached: Lower Court Complaint, Civil Cover Sheet, Exhibits (filing Fee, Including Administrative Fee, $400, Recei

Court activity on March 29: Troy Harshey vs Life Insurance Company of North America

By The Penn Record | Apr 1, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Troy Harshey against Life Insurance Company of North America on March 29: 'Order Re Federal Rule Of Civil Procedure 12(b) Motions To Dismiss, More Fully Stated In Said Order. Signed By Judge Cathy Bissoon On 3/29/19. (jhi)'

Court activity on March 4: Estate of Paul L. Erwin vs Merck & Co. Inc.

By The Penn Record | Apr 1, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Estate of Paul L. Erwin and Mary Kathryn Breningmeyer Erwin against Merck & Co. Inc. and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. on March 4: 'Summons Issued As To Merck & Co., Inc., Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.. Attached Is The Official Court Summons, Please Fill Out Defendant And Plaintiffs Atto

Case activity for Maryann Rambo vs Merck & Co. Inc. on March 29

By The Penn Record | Apr 1, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Maryann Rambo against Merck & Co. Inc. and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. on March 29:

Case activity for Estate of Paul L. Erwin vs Merck & Co. Inc. on March 29

By The Penn Record | Apr 1, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Estate of Paul L. Erwin and Mary Kathryn Breningmeyer Erwin against Merck & Co. Inc. and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. on March 29:

Court activity on March 28: Troy Harshey vs Life Insurance Company of North America

By The Penn Record | Apr 1, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Troy Harshey against Life Insurance Company of North America on March 28: 'Complaint Against Life Insurance Company Of North America (filing Fee, Including Administrative Fee, $400, Receipt Number 0315-5080820), Filed By Troy Harshey. (attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet) (ept)'

Case activity for Linda Watson Lanier vs Farmers Insurance Company on March 29

By The Penn Record | Apr 1, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Linda Watson Lanier against Farmers Insurance Company on March 29:

Case activity for Ying M. Yu vs State Farm Fire and Casualty Company on March 29

By The Penn Record | Apr 1, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Ying M. Yu against State Farm Fire and Casualty Company on March 29:

Case activity for Norris Mclaughlin P.A. vs Northampton County General Purpose Authority on March 28

By The Penn Record | Apr 1, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Norris Mclaughlin P.A. against Northampton County General Purpose Authority on March 28:

JACKSON LEWIS: Three Jackson Lewis Attorneys Named 2019 Client Service All-Stars

By Press release submission | Apr 2, 2019

Jackson Lewis issued the following announcement on March 28.Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Principals David G.

GREENBERG TRAURIG: 3 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized in Who’s Who Legal: Labour & Employment

By Press release submission | Apr 2, 2019

Three attorneys from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLPhave been recognized in the 2019 guide of Who’s Who Legal: Labour & Employment.

Essure plaintiffs barred from suing Bayer because they missed their timeframe

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 2, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – According to a federal court in Philadelphia, many of the plaintiffs who initiated breach of warranty and other claims against Bayer for alleged defects with its Essure contraceptive device did not do so within the two-year statute of limitations.

Family ejected from Kutztown trailer property has motion to reconsider eviction order denied

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 2, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A federal judge has denied a family allegedly and wrongfully ejected from a Kutztown property a motion to reconsider the order which allowed for that same ejection to take place.

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania: Actions Taken on March 25

By The Penn Record | Apr 2, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity on March 25 in the suits below:

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