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Man seeks $92K from telemarketer over calls

By Philip Gonzales | Nov 12, 2018

WILLIAMSPORT — A man is suing Recovery DME Inc., Nicolas Zeb Izatt, and Rebekkah Joy Thomas, telemarketers, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Woman sues Catholic Social Services for alleged discrimination

By Philip Gonzales | Nov 12, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — An African-American woman is suing Catholic Social Service and others, citing alleged discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Security company sues restaurant over fire, says it was caused by coffee roaster

By Philip Gonzales | Nov 12, 2018

PITTSBURGH — An insurance company is suing Nicholas Coffee & Tea Co., a restaurant operator, citing alleged negligence.

Former employee sues Futura Mobility for alleged ADA violations

By Philip Gonzales | Nov 12, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A man with a disability is suing Futura Mobility LLC, a former employer, citing alleged disability discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Injured bus passenger sues Port Authority of Allegheny County

By Philip Gonzales | Nov 12, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A woman is suing the Port Authority of Allegheny County, a public transit agency, citing alleged negligence.

Lawyer says his off-the-record comments were unlawfully recorded by Amazon, Roc Nation during Meek Mill documentary

By John Sammon | Nov 9, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia lawyer is asking the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania to send back to the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas a lawsuit in which he alleges his off-the-record comments were illegally transcribed in an interview for a documentary chronicling rapper Meek Mill and the criminal justice system.

District court rules on attempted wage class action by ex La Buca waiter who worked there for three weeks

By Charmaine Little | Nov 9, 2018

PHILADELPHIA - On Oct. 26, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania granted a former restaurant worker’s motion for conditional certification for his colleagues to opt into his federal law claim against Ristorante La Buca Inc.

Retirement facility seeks removal from flood damage lawsuit

By John Sammon | Nov 9, 2018

PITTSBURGH – Attorneys for a retirement community asked the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County on Oct. 9 to dismiss it from a lawsuit seeking damages for flood damage to a man’s property, because the plaintiff has allegedly failed to prove violation of the Pennsylvania Storm Water Management Act.

SourceOne named in lawsuit alleging tortious interference in a business relationship

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 9, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A Pennsylvania aeration equipment manufacturer is suing SourceOne Inc. and Billy Goat Industries Inc., citing an alleged violation of the Sherman Act and the Clayton Act.

SEPTA: Mechanic suing us for knee and spinal injuries caused them himself

By Nicholas Malfitano | Nov 9, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – A Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) mechanic says that the rail entity failed to provide him with a safe work environment when he suffered a debilitating injuries in two incidents, while the company believes he himself negligently caused those same injuries.

Bystander beaten up in barroom brawl says establishment's overserving and lack of security made them negligent

By Nicholas Malfitano | Nov 9, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – A bystander to a barroom brawl claims he found himself drawn into the fracas and charges the pub with negligence in not protecting him from the serious injuries he sustained.

Former sporting goods saleswoman levies sexual harassment claims against ex-supervisor, who says it didn't happen

By Nicholas Malfitano | Nov 9, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – A former sales associate for Olympia Sports claims she was sexually harassed in both a physical and verbal manner by her supervisor, whose counsel counters he engaged in no such conduct and the complaint should be dismissed.

Pharmaceutical company charges Thiola manufacturer with anticompetitive conduct

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 8, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A pharmaceutical company is suing a drug manufacturer, citing alleged monopolization and unfair competition.

American Airlines flight attendant fails to prove sexually hostile work environment and gender discrimination

By Charmaine Little | Nov 8, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – An American Airlines flight attendant’s claims of gender discrimination did not hold up in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, which granted the airline summary judgment on Aug. 27.

Environmental advocate seeks to stop the Burnt Mill Bridge project

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 8, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A nonprofit environmental organization is suing state and federal government agencies, citing alleged breach of duty.

UPenn nurse claims she was terminated for reporting a medical incident

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Nov 8, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A registered nurse is suing a hospital, citing alleged tortious interference and wrongful termination.

Woman sues financial companies over years of collection calls

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 8, 2018

ERIE — A woman is suing GC Services LP, EGS Financial Inc. and Convergent Outsourcing Inc., financial institutions and collecting agency, citing alleged violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.

Ammunition company sues Dick's Sporting Goods over contract

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 8, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A Nevada corporation is suing Dick's Sporting Goods Inc., a retailer, citing alleged breach of contract, fraud and negligent misrepresentation.

Worker claims AFSCME union refused to terminate membership at his request

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 8, 2018

HARRISBURG — A Pennsylvania resident is suing American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, Council 13 and various individuals, citing alleged violation of constitutional rights.

Couple sue Greene, Tweed & Co. for alleged noncompliance with ADA

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 8, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A couple are suing Greene, Tweed & Co. Inc., a Pennsylvania company, citing alleged discrimination, failure to uphold Americans with Disabilities Act regulations, loss of consortium, racial discrimination, retaliation, and violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA).

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