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Man allegedly burned by Wawa coffee cup drops his lawsuit

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 24, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – According to court records, a Philadelphia man who sued Wawa for negligence after having been burned by its coffee products voluntarily discontinued his case.

North Philly accident case brought by Texas man against Philly construction company defendants is settled

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 23, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A Texas man has settled his case with a local construction firm and two of its employees, whom he claimed were negligent in causing a motor vehicle accident in North Philadelphia that left him with a number of serious injuries.

Man who claimed Curran-Fromhold guard broke his jaw settles with corrections officials, City of Philadelphia

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 23, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A plaintiff inmate of Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility who alleged an assault at the hands of a corrections officer broke his jaw recently settled his case.

Wrongful death case against Quest Diagnostics revived in York County

By Takesha Thomas | Apr 23, 2019

HARRISBURG – The Superior Court of Pennsylvania has reversed a trial court ruling involving a medical malpractice suit filed against Quest Diagnostics, granting a motion for reconsideration.

Construction worker alleges negligence of Skanska USA Building, Central Salvage caused wood to fall and injure him

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 23, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A Levittown couple are seeking damages from two companies for injuries the husband sustained while working at a Philadelphia construction project.

Superior Court backs health care company sued over woman's fall on ice at Lehigh Valley Hospital

By Charmaine Little | Apr 22, 2019

HARRISBURG – The Superior Court of Pennsylvania backed the granting of a motion for compulsory nonsuit for Crothall Healthcare Inc. on April 9 after it was sued for negligence stemming from a woman’s slip and fall.

Pennsylvania court to hear lawsuit over duodenoscope, though procedure occurred in North Carolina

By Takesha Thomas | Apr 22, 2019

HARRISBURG – The Superior Court of Pennsylvania reversed a lower court ruling in determining a negligence case against Olympus Medical System can be heard in the Keystone State.

Federal Signal goes for dismissal of lawsuit over fall from dump truck

By Takesha Thomas | Apr 22, 2019

PITTSBURGH – A federal judge has been asked to dismiss a negligence claim filed against a siren manufacturer due to lack of jurisdiction.

Camelback Resort sued for a third time in nine months over alleged injury on 'The Flowrider'

By Gabriel Neves | Apr 22, 2019

SCRANTON – A New York man is suing a Tannersville-based waterpark, alleging he was injured on one of its rides.

Exclusion of medical expert's testimony warrants new damages phase in slip-and-fall trial against Residence Inn

By Charmaine Little | Apr 22, 2019

HARRISBURG – A denial of a man’s damages judgment was reversed in the Superior Court of Pennsylvania on April 9.

Man alleges Powerbuilt tool was defective, caused loss of eye

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 22, 2019

PITTSBURGH – A Parker man has filed a suit against an auto parts business and an automotive tool maker over allegations he lost an eye because of a defective tool.

Settlement conference coming in case of consultant who suffered brain injury at Hatboro construction site

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 19, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – The case of a construction consultant who suffered a traumatic brain injury at a Hatboro construction site nearly four years ago has been listed for a settlement conference next month.

Pa. Supreme Court set to consider jurisdiction questions in pelvic mesh litigation

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 18, 2019

HARRISBURG – Pelvic mesh litigation in Philadelphia may now be greatly affected by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania’s choice to examine a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision pivotal to the issue of jurisdiction.

Litigation of boy hurt at Philadelphia Zoo playground headed to Philly courtroom this summer

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 18, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – The case of a Philadelphia couple whose son was allegedly injured on playground equipment at the Philadelphia Zoo will be headed to a city courtroom this summer.

German Shepherd dog attack case continues despite death of two of its defendants

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 18, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – The case of a local man arranging Christmas decorations outside his home in 2017, who alleged his neighbors’ German Shepherd dogs attacked and injured him without provocation, is headed to arbitration this summer – though two of the defendants are now believed to be deceased.

Philly woman says 3M, others contaminated groundwater, leading to husband's death

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 18, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia woman claims exposure to carcinogenic chemical agents found in local drinking water, supposedly contaminated by a number of corporate defendants including 3M, was the cause of her late husband’s death.

A man is suing the city of Pittsburgh, alleging that he was injured due to uneven pavement that he tripped on

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 18, 2019

PITTSBURGH — A man is suing the city of Pittsburgh, alleging that he was injured due to uneven pavement that he tripped on.

Nugenix turned me yellow, gave me liver problems, Pennsylvania man claims in lawsuit

By Gabriel Neves | Apr 16, 2019

PITTSBURGH -- A Butler man is suing the makers of Nugenix alleging that the supplement has caused him liver problems, as well as other damages.

Woman brings class action against U.S. Steel over December's Clairton Coke Plant fire

By John Suayan | Apr 16, 2019

PITTSBURGH – U.S. Steel is facing a class action complaint in response to a Christmas Eve 2018 fire at its coke plant in Clairton.

Lawsuit: Philly man's son suffered lead poisoning from harmful paint inhalation

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 16, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia man is suing a local realty company for allegedly not doing its due diligence to prevent poisoning that his minor son suffered as a result of exposure to lead-based paint in their rental apartment.

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