While being sued for $150,000 by a customer, Malik Pitts, who claims he got food poisoning, popular Mexican cuisine franchise Chipotle has filed a notice to remove the case from state court to district.
PHILADELPHIA – On Thursday, a trio of judges from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit affirmed the dismissal of a couple’s lawsuit, brought after they allegedly suffered injuries resulting from a shingles vaccine and later determined to be filed too late.
PHILADELPHIA – A retaliation lawsuit filed by three Oley Valley High School students after a dispute with a teacher led to them being removed from a school play they were cast in has been settled for $100,000.
READING - Lancaster County and several of its related entities and officers are facing a lawsuit from Kristi Good, who alleges Andrew Davis Good died as a result of getting brutally tased by Lancaster police.
PHILADELPHIA – A South Dakota woman who sued home shopping magnate QVC after her 2- consumed the company’s magnetic trivets and then required surgery, now claims the company improperly removed the case to federal court last month.
PHILADELPHIA – A three-judge panel from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit reinstated a doctor’s Telephone Consumer Protection Act lawsuit against a health insurance company and a medical services firm on Wednesday.
PHILADELPHIA – A Hatfield, Pa., man’s claim against the Robert Bosch Tool Corp. that he received injuries from a table saw the company manufactured moved to U.S. District Court based on allegations as the damages sought exceeded the state court’s limits.
PITTSBURGH – The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania on March 16 dismissed a motion to dismiss by the defendant in a lawsuit in which a woman is suing a medical service company for allegedly not paying overtime to therapists treating prison inmates.
PHILADELPHIA – An ex-constituent services worker for state Sen. Anthony Williams who claims she was fired before Christmas in 2018 and after contracting breast cancer did not properly plead a claim of age discrimination, counsel for the senator recently said.
PHILADELPHIA – Litigation has been settled involving a transgender inmate who sued a correctional facility and its officers after the defendants allegedly failed to protect her from being raped nearly a dozen times.
PHILADELPHIA – A former teacher accused of sexually molesting a student 25 years ago is asking the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania to reverse a judgment that letters sent by attorneys describing the abuse were confidential and protected.
PHILADELPHIA – A federal judge has ordered attorneys representing both sides in a case stemming from the Grenfell Tower fire that occurred in London to use procedures of the Hague Convention to obtain documents the defendant asserts are being prevented from being introduced into the record because of French law.
PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia man’s claim that Carvana knowingly sold him a car that had been in an accident and required mechanical repairs has moved to U.S. District Court through a filing by the defendants.