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Consumer claims TrueAccord Corp. provides unclear directions for debt disputes

By Bree Gonzales | Feb 15, 2019

PITTSBURGH — A consumer has filed a class action lawsuit against TrueAccord Corp., a collection agency, citing alleged violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.

Widow accuses Sunrise of Lafayette Hill of breach of duty, negligence

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 15, 2019

PHILADELPHIA — A widow is suing Sunrise of Lafayette Hill and others, citing alleged breach of duty and negligence.

Gas rights owners claim Chesapeake Appalachia LLC has failed to compensate them for production

By Bree Gonzales | Feb 15, 2019

WILLIAMSPORT — Gas and mineral rights owners are suing oil and gas companies, citing alleged erroneous accounting of and insufficient payment for their share of production.

Former Rite Aid employee files legal action claiming disability discrimination

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 15, 2019

PITTSBURGH — A former employee is suing Rite Aid, a drugstore chain, citing alleged disability discrimination and wrongful termination.

Judge orders Innocence Project to hand over conversations related to man's wrongful conviction

By Takesha Thomas | Feb 15, 2019

PHILADELPHIA - A district court has awarded, in part, a subpoena requiring that the Pennsylvania Innocence Project turn over documents related to a man wrongly convicted of murder.

Case activity for Martex Fiber vs Lexington Insurance Company on Feb. 14

By The Penn Record | Feb 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Martex Fiber against Lexington Insurance Company on Feb. 14:

Injured plaintiff and cyclist seeking to join Conrail to lawsuit filed against SEPTA

By Nicholas Malfitano | Feb 15, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia plaintiff is looking to levy charges of negligence against not just the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA), but also Consolidated Rail Corporation in a lawsuit seeking damages for injuries she sustained in a bicycle accident.

Lawsuit: Hilton Philadelphia Hotel's blinds fell on woman and injured her

By Nicholas Malfitano | Feb 15, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A New Jersey woman says that she was injured last year when an improperly-installed set of electronic blinds at the Hilton Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing Hotel detached and fell on her, according to a new lawsuit filed in state court.

After dismissal of first negligence and assault suit against prison guard, Delaware County man launches a second

By Nicholas Malfitano | Feb 15, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – A man once incarcerated in a Delaware County jail claims that he was assaulted and severely beaten by a former boxer-turned-corrections officer during his stay, and has launched his second lawsuit after voluntarily dismissing the first one.

Court activity on Feb. 14: Gwendolyn M. Ferris vs United States of America

By The Penn Record | Feb 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Gwendolyn M. Ferris against United States of America on Feb. 14: 'Complaint Against United States Of America (filing Fee, Including Administrative Fee, $400, Receipt Number 0315-5030166), Filed By Gwendolyn M. Ferris. (attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Exhibit A, # 3 Exhibi

Court activity on Feb. 14: Itasca Images LLC vs Horizon Supply Company

By The Penn Record | Feb 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by Itasca Images LLC against Horizon Supply Company on Feb. 14: 'Notice Of Appearance By Robert D. Finkel On Behalf Of Itasca Images, Llc. (finkel, Robert)'

Case activity for State Farm Fire and Casualty Company vs Charnell Linthicum on Feb. 14

By The Penn Record | Feb 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by State Farm Fire and Casualty Company against Charnell Linthicum on Feb. 14:

Case activity for Sanstate Company Inc. vs Denny's Inc. on Feb. 14

By The Penn Record | Feb 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activities in the suit brought by Sanstate Company Inc., Alison Schreier and Jeffrey Sandelman against Denny's Inc. on Feb. 14:

Neumann Goretti student sues PIAA after ruling keeps her off basketball team

By Bree Gonzales | Feb 15, 2019

PHILADELPHIA — A student is suing the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association, a sports organization, citing an alleged violation of plaintiff's rights to due process and equal protection.

Asbestos lawsuit filed by former employee of J&L Hazelwood

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 15, 2019

PITTSBURGH — A couple is suing a man's former employer, citing alleged premises liability and failure to warn related to the presence of asbestos.

Ellsworth Mews Townhomes is accused of discriminating against a resident who has a disability

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 15, 2019

ERIE — Residents are suing a townhouse/condominium association, citing alleged breach of contract, disability discrimination and retaliation.

Medical cannabis growers claim Agrimed's capitalization table contains manifest error

By Bree Gonzales | Feb 15, 2019

PITTSBURGH — Two founding members and directors are suing Agrimed Investors LLC, a company that grows and processes marijuana for medicinal purposes, seeking action for declaratory judgment.

Court compels arbitration after Nelson Levine de Luca & Hamilton law firm breaks up

By Tomas Kassahun | Feb 15, 2019

PHILADELPHIA - The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania has compelled arbitration in a case involving the dissolution of a law firm.

Court activity on Feb. 14: United States of America vs Nicholas Trombetta

By The Penn Record | Feb 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania reported the following activity in the suit brought by United States of America and Brett Geibel against Nicholas Trombetta, The National Network of Digital Schools Management Foundation, Avanti Management Group Inc., Palatine Development LLC, The Digital Print Shoppe LLC, Prima Learning Center LLC, One to One Enterprises LLC, The Pe

Federal court will hear case of man who claimed Capital One Auto Finance violated Pennsylvania laws

By Takesha Thomas | Feb 15, 2019

PHILADELPHIA -- A district court has denied a motion to remand filed by a person who sued Capital One Auto Finance after his vehicle was repossessed.

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