News from June 2019

Court activity on May 18: Jack Bonin vs Merck & Co. Inc.

By The Penn Record | Jun 2, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Jack Bonin against Merck & Co. Inc. and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. on May 18: 'Complaint With Jury Demand Against Merck & Co., Inc., Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. (filing Fee $ 400 Receipt Number 053l-7652264) Filed By Jack Bonin. (attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons All D

Court activity on May 18: Kathleen Niemic vs Merck & Co. Inc.

By The Penn Record | Jun 2, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Kathleen Niemic against Merck & Co. Inc. and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. on May 18: 'Complaint With Jury Demand Against Merck & Co Inc, Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. (filing Fee $400 Receipt Number 053l-7652262) Filed By Kathleen Niemic. (attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons

Court activity on May 30: Jack Bonin vs Merck & Co. Inc.

By The Penn Record | Jun 2, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Jack Bonin against Merck & Co. Inc. and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. on May 30: 'Notice Of Conditional Transfer Order From Mdl Panel Regarding Mdl 2848. (cg) [transferred From Louisiana Eastern On 5/31/2019.]'

Case activity for William Edward Dolan vs 3M Company on May 30

By The Penn Record | Jun 2, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by William Edward Dolan against 3M Company on May 30:

Case activity for Rite Aid Hdqtrs Corp. vs Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company on May 31

By The Penn Record | Jun 2, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Rite Aid Hdqtrs Corp. against Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and Image by J&K LLC on May 31:

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania: Actions Taken on May 18

By The Penn Record | Jun 2, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity on May 18 in the suits below:

Court activity on May 20: Rite Aid Hdqtrs Corp. vs Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company

By The Penn Record | Jun 2, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Rite Aid Hdqtrs Corp. against Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and Image by J&K LLC on May 20: 'Order-it Is Ordered That The Parties Are Directed To Show Cause On Or Before May 30, 2019 Why This Action Should Not Be Transferred To The United States District Court For The Easte

Case activity for Sheila Cunningham vs Merck & Co. Inc. on May 20

By The Penn Record | Jun 2, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Sheila Cunningham against Merck & Co. Inc. and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. on May 20:

Case activity for Michael Brewer vs Progressive Direct Holdings Inc. on May 31

By The Penn Record | Jun 2, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Michael Brewer and Patricia Brewer against Progressive Direct Holdings Inc. on May 31:

Case activity for Benjamin H. Bloom vs Axa Equitable Life Insurance Company on May 30

By The Penn Record | Jun 2, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Benjamin H. Bloom against Axa Equitable Life Insurance Company on May 30:

Case activity for Kathleen Niemic vs Merck & Co. Inc. on May 20

By The Penn Record | Jun 2, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Kathleen Niemic against Merck & Co. Inc. and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. on May 20:

May 20: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania docket for contract cases

By The Penn Record | Jun 2, 2019

The following cases categorized as "contract" cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on May 20. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

BALLARD SPAHR LLP: Ballard Spahr Recognized as Top U.S. Firm for Women by Law360

By Press release submission | Jun 3, 2019

Law360 has ranked Ballard Spahr one of the top U.S. firms for women, placing it 11th among firms with more than 600 lawyers.

SAUL EWING: Higher Education Vice Chair Named to the Nacua Board of Directors

By Press release submission | Jun 3, 2019

Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr announced that its Higher Education Practice vice chair, Josh Richards, will serve on the National Association of College and University Attorneys’ (NACUA) Board of Directors for a three-year term beginning in June 2019 as part of the Board At-Large.

Widow files suit against United Rentals over use of lift in window washer's death

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 3, 2019

PITTSBURGH – A Jefferson Hills widow has filed a wrongful death suit against the owners of a lift after her husband was killed while using the equipment while washing windows.

Blue States alleges Duquesne owes more than $48,000 for city manager services

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 3, 2019

PITTSBURGH – A Pittsburgh man alleges he and his company were not paid after their contract was terminated by the city of Duquesne.

Man alleges asbestos exposure during career with Mine Safety Appliance caused disease

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 3, 2019

PITTSBURGH – A Beaver Falls couple are suing a mine safety company alleging that the husband was diagnosed with an asbestos-related disease because of exposure during his career.

Allegheny General Hospital alleges insurance company unlawfully denied late patient's claims

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 3, 2019

PITTSBURGH – An estate representative and a Pittsburgh hospital allege an insurance company has unlawfully denied a late man's insurance claims.

Serial ADA plaintiff settles with local Sky Zone trampoline facility over parking access dispute

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jun 3, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A wheelchair-bound woman who charged a Sky Zone trampoline park facility with violating the Americans with Disabilities Act by not providing adequate parking facilities has settled with the park.

Boyertown School District's transgender restroom policy will stand after denial from SCOTUS

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jun 3, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear a challenge to the Boyertown Area School District’s policy of allowing transgender students to use the restroom facilities corresponding to their gender identity.

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