News from March 2019

UPMC sues Pennsylvania AG Josh Shapiro over 'unlawful' enforcement actions

By Nicholas Malfitano | Mar 5, 2019

HARRISBURG – University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) has filed a nine-count class action civil lawsuit against state Attorney General Josh Shapiro, claiming he violated federal law through “unlawful and unconstitutional interference with federal programs.”

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania: Actions Taken on March 4

By The Penn Record | Mar 5, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity on March 4 in the suits below:

Court activity on March 4: Patrick Lee vs Murray R. Wakeman

By The Penn Record | Mar 5, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Patrick Lee against Murray R. Wakeman and Eurolink Logistic on March 4: 'Notice Of Removal From Common Pleas Of Erie County, Case Number 2019-10429 Copies Attached: Complaint (filing Fee, Including Administrative Fee, $400, Receipt Number 0315-5050139), Filed By Murray R. Wakeman

Case activity for Malibu Media LLC vs John Doe on March 4

By The Penn Record | Mar 5, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Malibu Media LLC against John Doe on March 4:

Case activity for Leonard Kramlich vs Charles R. Blosenski Disposal Company LLC on March 4

By The Penn Record | Mar 5, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Leonard Kramlich against Charles R. Blosenski Disposal Company LLC on March 4:

March 4: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania docket for labor cases

By The Penn Record | Mar 5, 2019

The following labor-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on March 4. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

March 4: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania docket for copyright cases

By The Penn Record | Mar 5, 2019

The following copyright-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on March 4. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

March 4: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania docket for personal injury cases

By The Penn Record | Mar 5, 2019

The following personal injury-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on March 4. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Case activity for Denise Leibensperger vs Prudential Insurance Company of America on March 4

By The Penn Record | Mar 5, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Denise Leibensperger against Prudential Insurance Company of America on March 4:

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania: Actions Taken on March 4

By The Penn Record | Mar 5, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity on March 4 in the suits below:

Case activity for Howard Moed vs Hong Um on March 4

By The Penn Record | Mar 5, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Howard Moed against Hong Um on March 4:

Big asbestos case on this week's schedule for state Supreme Court; Will decide if Fair Share Act applies

By Nicholas Malfitano | Mar 5, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – Supreme Court of Pennsylvania arguments arrive in Philadelphia this week, including a hearing of a key case whose connection to the Fair Share Act and its applicability may have far-reaching implications in strict liability cases statewide for many years to come.

Pennsylvania opioid lawsuits are homeless while trial lawyers take shots at each other

By John O'Brien | Mar 6, 2019

Seven appeals and plenty of in-fighting have Pennsylvania counties behind schedule in their quest to hold dozens of companies liable for the nation's painkiller crisis

Court activity on March 5: J.a. vs Cardinal Health Inc.

By The Penn Record | Mar 6, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by J.a. and Leslie Marcano against Cardinal Health Inc. and Edgepark Medical Supplies on March 5: 'Case Eligible For Arbitration(jwl, )'

Pa. man's suit saying he suffered spinal injuries on United Airlines flight is dismissed

By Nicholas Malfitano | Mar 6, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A Pennsylvania man who claimed he was injured on a United Airlines flight from Philadelphia to Denver and sued the airline for breach of contract, breach of warranty and negligence has had the litigation dismissed for failure to state a claim upon which relief could be granted.

Case activity for Carbide Concepts Company LLC vs General Carbide Corp. on March 5

By The Penn Record | Mar 6, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Carbide Concepts Company LLC against General Carbide Corp. and Cathay Resources Inc. on March 5:

Court activity on March 5: Patrick Lee vs Murray R. Wakeman

By The Penn Record | Mar 6, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Patrick Lee against Murray R. Wakeman and Eurolink Logistic on March 5: 'Clerk's Office Quality Control Message Re 1 Notice Of Removal. Error: Party Did Not File Disclosure Statement As Required Pursuant To L.r. 7.1.1. Correction: Attorney Advised To File Statement Within 7 Days.

Court activity on March 5: Rose Wargo vs Nationwide Insurance Company

By The Penn Record | Mar 6, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Rose Wargo against Nationwide Insurance Company on March 5: 'Complaint Against Nationwide Insurance Company (filing Fee, Including Administrative Fee, $400, Receipt Number 0315-5051855), Filed By Rose Wargo. (attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet) (ept)'

Treatment center in West Easton battling over methadone

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 6, 2019

PHILADELPHIA —A patient treatment center claims that they were not permitted use of methadone for patients in need of it.

Student files lawsuit after professor takes her notecards

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 6, 2019

PHILADELPHIA — A woman alleges a university did not provide her with the accommodations needed for her learning disability.

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