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U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania: Actions Taken on April 3

By The Penn Record | Apr 11, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity on April 3 in the suits below:

Case activity for Harold Williams vs Merck & Co. Inc. on April 8

By The Penn Record | Apr 11, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Harold Williams and Cynthia Williams against Merck & Co. Inc. and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. on April 8:

April 3: U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania docket for insurance cases

By The Penn Record | Apr 11, 2019

The following insurance-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania on April 3. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

April 3: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania docket for labor cases

By The Penn Record | Apr 11, 2019

The following labor-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on April 3. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

April 3: U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania docket for copyright cases

By The Penn Record | Apr 11, 2019

The following copyright-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania on April 3. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Venue fight over widow's case surrounding her poisoned train repairman husband to be decided in May

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 11, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – The case of a widow of a locomotive repairman for Conrail and CSX Transportation who claims those companies did not abide by both the Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA) and Locomotive Inspection Act (LIA) by not protecting her deceased husband from harmful substances will see its chosen venue determined in May.

Sherwin-Williams says private lawyers hired by Pa. counties want money, not justice

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 11, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – Sherwin-Williams says a public nuisance lawsuit over lead paint by Delaware County has been tainted by the county’s attorneys having a financial stake in its outcome, and should be dismissed for violating its due process rights.

Case activity for John Keith Allen vs Merck & Co. Inc. on April 8

By The Penn Record | Apr 11, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by John Keith Allen against Merck & Co. Inc. and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. on April 8:

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania: Actions Taken on April 3

By The Penn Record | Apr 11, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity on April 3 in the suits below:

April 3: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania docket for contract cases

By The Penn Record | Apr 11, 2019

The following contract-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on April 3. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

April 3: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania docket for personal injury cases

By The Penn Record | Apr 11, 2019

The following personal injury-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on April 3. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Geisinger Medical Center beats lawsuit over bypass surgery

By Tomas Kassahun | Apr 11, 2019

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Superior Court recently affirmed a trial court’s ruling in favor of Geisinger Community Medical Center (GCMC) in a lawsuit filed by a patient claiming negligence regarding his coronary artery bypass graft surgery.

Woman alleges job offer with St. Mary's Medical Center was rescinded because of seizure condition

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 11, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A Bristol woman is suing a potential Bucks County employer over allegations she was not hired for a position due to a seizure condition.

Former Talen Energy employee alleges he was wrongfully terminated over drug and alcohol screening

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 11, 2019

SCRANTON – A Wapwallopen man is suing his former employer alleging that he was terminated after failing a drug and alcohol screening that then prevented him from getting a job elsewhere.

Lawsuit filed over Lititz sinkhole

By Gabriel Neves | Apr 11, 2019

LANCASTER -- The owners of property in Lititz are suing Lititz Borough and the Lititz Sewer Authority claiming problems in the water lines caused a sinkhole at the property.

Philadelphia couple allege veterans hospital failed to notify them of abnormal test results

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 11, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia couple allege a veterans hospital failed to notify them of suspicious results of a test in 2015 that led to a stage four cancer diagnosis.

Probation officer loses wrongful termination case; He was golfing on the job

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 10, 2019

HARRISBURG – Clarion County was within its rights to fire a Juvenile Probation Officer caught golfing on the job and did not illegally terminate him through reasons of age discrimination, the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania recently decided.

Arbitration hearing upcoming for woman who allegedly suffered spinal injuries in fall at H&M store

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 10, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – An arbitration hearing has been slated in the case of an H&M customer who allegedly suffered spinal injuries in an accident at their Upper Darby store location and sued the retailer in a Philadelphia court.

Football player, suing NCAA over his Lou Gehrig's disease, gets September trial date in Philadelphia

By Nicholas Malfitano | Apr 10, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – The case of a former college football linebacker who launched legal action against the NCAA, charging the governing sports body’s alleged negligence in not informing him of the dangers of repeated head trauma led him to develop Lou Gehrig’s disease, is soon coming to a Philadelphia courtroom.

Case activity for James Murphy vs Merck & Co. Inc. on April 8

By The Penn Record | Apr 10, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by James Murphy against Merck & Co. Inc. and Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. on April 8:

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