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Attorney claims Lemanowicz law firm owes more than $44,000

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 14, 2018

MEDIA — An attorney is suing Lemanowicz LLP and Richard J. Lemanowicz, law firm and owner, citing alleged breach of contract and unjust enrichment.

Insurance company claims contractor's botched fireplace led to fire damage

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 13, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A liability insurer is suing Al-Kaz Inc., a contractor, citing alleged breach of contract and breach of warranty.

Fired shop supervisor claims he was victim of discrimination, retaliation

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 13, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A shop supervisor has filed a class action lawsuit against PA Office and Closet System Inc., a former employer, citing alleged discriminatory and retaliatory employment practices.

Circular saw accident leads to lawsuit against Black & Decker

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 13, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A worker is suing Stanley Black & Decker Inc., an industrial tool manufacturer, citing alleged negligence.

Consumer with disability claims Dollar General Store fails to comply with ADA

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 13, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A consumer with a disability has filed a class action lawsuit against Dollar General Corp., citing alleged disability discrimination.

Norfolk Southern Railway argues lack of jurisdiction in Georgia man's lawsuit

By Nicholas Malfitano | Dec 13, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – Norfolk Southern Railway Company’s alleged negligence under the Federal Employers Liability Act in providing an unsafe work environment and causing one of its former employees to contract lung cancer is at the center of a recent lawsuit in Philadelphia court, one which it says lacks proper jurisdiction.

Venue arguments ensue in lawsuit against Fox & Hound Bar over woman's fall

By Nicholas Malfitano | Dec 13, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – A Conshohocken woman allegedly injured outside a pub in King of Prussia is filing suit to recover costs for her injuries, though debate has ensued about the propriety of the case’s choice of venue.

Lawsuit: Amtrak's unsafe work environment led to husband dying from colon cancer

By Nicholas Malfitano | Dec 12, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – The spouse of a former electrician for Amtrak argues his death from colon cancer was the result of completing his work duties for Amtrak in an unsafe environment.

Case management conference this week in case of Starbucks that allegedly leaked water into law firm's basement

By Nicholas Malfitano | Dec 12, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – A case management conference has been rescheduled for litigation involving a law firm that claimed the Starbucks coffee shop located in its building was responsible for a flood of water that damaged its basement storage room.

Court dismisses claim against consumer agency that divulged man's criminal past

By Charmaine Little | Dec 12, 2018

A man’s claims that a company violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act when it shared his criminal record with a potential employer, Uber, didn’t hold up in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania as it dismissed the case.

Buyer claims Pfister faucet he purchased was defective, damaged renovated property

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 12, 2018

MEDIA — A Ridley Park resident is suing manufacturing companies, citing alleged negligence and product liability.

Parents claim their suicidal son was unjustifiably shot by Pa. state troopers

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 12, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — Parents are suing Eddie Pagan and Jay Splain, Pennsylvania state troopers, alleging wrongful death.

Estate claims Monsanto's Roundup contains dangerous chemicals

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 12, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A personal representative of the estate of Raymond Subers, deceased, is suing a manufacturing company, citing alleged design defect and strict liability.

Glen Mills student claims he was beaten by school staff and supervisor didn't intervene

By Nicholas Malfitano | Dec 11, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – A student at a residential and educational facility in Glen Mills claims he was viciously beaten by two of its employees, at the behest and with the approval of the assailants’ supervisor.

Lawsuit: Former call agent violated NDA, retained company laptop and proprietary information after his exit

By Nicholas Malfitano | Dec 11, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – An ex-calling agent at a payment processing center is alleged to have taken a laptop computer containing confidential and proprietary business information after his release from the company, a recent lawsuit states.

Contractor claims City of Pittsburgh breached contract

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 11, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A contractor is suing the City of Pittsburgh, a public entity, citing alleged breach of contract.

Property buyer claims owner misrepresented its zoning status

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 11, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A buyer is suing McGill & Goodman LP, a real property owner, citing alleged violation of the real estate seller disclosure law.

Class action filed against Audit Systems

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 11, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against Audit Systems Inc., a debt collector, citing alleged unfair and abusive debt collection practices.

Porsche owner claims he suffered lung injury after inhaling smoke from vehicle

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 11, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — An individual is suing automobile company, citing alleged failure to warn and strict liability.

Cruise company sued over alleged dance gone wrong

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 11, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A paying passenger is suing Norwegian Cruise Line, citing alleged negligence.

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