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Macy's wants to push back trial in case of woman who blames store for fall, knee injuries

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jun 17, 2019

PITTSBURGH – A Pittsburgh Macy’s department store is seeking to delay a trial centered on liability resulting from its allegedly defective entranceway causing a plaintiff’s knee injuries.

Walgreens: Don't sue us because you lost your toes

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jun 17, 2019

PITTSBURGH – Walgreens has hit back against a Pittsburgh plaintiff who claims she lost two of her toes to amputation after a cashier dropped merchandise on her left foot.

Walmart denied summary judgment against claims of woman who fell in West Mifflin store

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jun 14, 2019

PITTSBURGH – A motion for summary judgment brought by a West Mifflin Walmart store against a woman allegedly injured in its produce section was recently denied in a Pittsburgh court.

Convention attendee alleges escalator at Pittsburgh center caused fractured wrist

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 14, 2019

PITTSBURGH – A Georgia woman alleges she fractured her wrist while attending the 2017 Jubilee Conference at a Pittsburgh convention center because of the condition of the escalator.

Glade Run treatment center calls allegedly molested boy's abuse claims 'scandalous' and 'impertinent'

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jun 13, 2019

PITTSBURGH – In response to claims from a developmentally-disabled young man and his parents who allege he was molested at a residential treatment facility for children, the institution says the claims are both baseless and impertinent.

Case of man allegedly killed by fans at Pittsburgh Steelers home game subject to confidentiality agreement

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jun 13, 2019

PITTSBURGH – According to recent filings in the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas, a confidentiality agreement is potentially in play in regards to a case centered on the killing of a man in an altercation at a Pittsburgh Steelers game in November 2016.

Settlement reached in lawsuit against Christmas Tree Shops surrounding exploding jar

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jun 12, 2019

ALLENTOWN – A lawsuit filed by an Effort couple against Christmas Tree Shops that claims the store chain negligently sold a jar that exploded and caused severe hand injuries to one of the plaintiffs was settled.

Aldi supermarket fights lawsuit of Pittsburgh woman allegedly maimed by exploding turkey burger

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jun 12, 2019

PITTSBURGH – The Aldi supermarket chain is opposing the claims of a Pittsburgh woman who claims to have been burned and permanently scarred as a result of an exploding turkey burger.

'Heavily tinted' revolving door at the center of lawsuit against Bonefish Grill

By Brian Brueggemann | Jun 12, 2019

An elderly woman is suing a Newtown Square restaurant, alleging she was knocked down by a revolving door with tinted glass.

Two individuals file suit against Spearmint Rhino operator, driver over drunk-driving accident

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 10, 2019

PITTSBURGH – Two Allegheny County women are suing a Pittsburgh man and the operator of a gentleman's club over injuries they sustained in an auto accident allegedly caused by a drunk driver.

Shot to the groin, ensuing fight between two men lead to lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 10, 2019

PITTSBURGH – A Bridgeville man is seeking damages from a Pittsburgh man over an alleged fight that occurred at a bar and restaurant that left him with a concussion.

Suits alleging hearing damage suffered by military members from 3M earplugs moved to Florida federal court

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jun 10, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A federal judge has transferred numerous litigations from U.S. military veterans who claimed 3M’s Combat-Arms Earplugs were the cause of their hearing damage and deafness to a Florida federal court.

Defendants get negative ruling from Superior Court in asbestos lawsuit

By Charmaine Little | Jun 10, 2019

HARRISBURG – The Superior Court of Pennsylvania has overturned summary judgment for two companies sued over alleged asbestos exposure that possibly led to a man’s death.

Road rage shooting results in malpractice case against Pittsburgh lawyers

By Charmaine Little | Jun 7, 2019

PITTSBURGH – A Pittsburgh city employee has filed suit against his former lawyers in Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas over allegations it mishandled his lawsuit over a road rage incident.

CSX sued in Harrisburg over train collision

By Carrie Bradon | Jun 7, 2019

HARRISBURG – A man is suing a railroad company alleging that he was injured due to its negligence.

Federal court declines to remand injury case against Weyerhauser back to state court

By Charmaine Little | Jun 6, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – On May 21, Justice Gerald J. Pappert of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania denied a man’s request to remand an injury case back to a state court as the plaintiff claimed he didn’t believe his case was worth as much.

Slip-and-fall case against Target seeking $1.2 million remanded back to state court

By Charmaine Little | Jun 6, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – On May 20, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania determined Target took too long to remove Francine Roth’s slip-and-fall case to a federal court and granted her motion to remand it back to state court.

Federal judge: 24 Essure personal injury cases not headed back to state court

By Nicholas Malfitano | Jun 5, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – Twenty-four personal injury cases filed against Bayer Pharmaceuticals from women who used its Essure birth control device will not be returning to the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas, per a recent federal court ruling.

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.

Tenant of Pittsburgh apartment files lawsuit over four-alarm fire, says there were no fire alarms

By Carrie Bradon | May 30, 2019

PITTSBURGH – A Pittsburgh man is seeking damages from the owner of an apartment building after he was injured during a four-alarm fire in 2017.

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