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K&L GATES: K&L Gates Lawyers Recognized for Diversity Leadership and Legal Accomplishments

By Press release submission | Sep 13, 2018

Several K&L Gates LLP lawyers from diverse backgrounds and offices across the K&L Gates platform recently have been honored for individual accomplishments within the legal industry.

MORGAN LEWIS & BOCKIUS: IFLR1000 United States Ranks Morgan Lewis Among Top Financial, Corporate Law Firms

By Press release submission | Sep 13, 2018

The firm secured practice rankings across five states and garnered the highest ranking of Tier 1 in three practice categories.

CLARK HILL PLC: Clark Hill Attorney, David G. Ries, Appointed to the American Bar Association’s Cybersecurity Legal Task Force

By Press release submission | Sep 13, 2018

Clark Hill attorney, David G. Ries, has been appointed to the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Cybersecurity Legal Task Force by the ABA’s president, Bob Carlson.

BLANK ROME: Blank Rome Welcomes New Chief Innovation & Value Officer

By Press release submission | Sep 13, 2018

Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Linda Novosel has joined the Firm as its first Chief Innovation & Value Officer.

MORGAN LEWIS & BOCKIUS: Morgan Lewis Named #1 Most Innovative Law Firm by BTI Consulting Group

By Press release submission | Sep 13, 2018

BTI Consulting Group has recognized Morgan Lewis as the top Innovation Champion in its first-ever “BTI Legal Innovation and Technology Outlook: Clients Rank Their Needs and Law Firm Performance.”

Estate of man killed outside Philadelphia bar files wrongful death litigation

By Nicholas Malfitano | Sep 13, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – The estate of a man shot and killed outside a Philadelphia bar by one of its employees who was allegedly intoxicated is accusing the establishment of negligence.

Pittsburgh law firm sues Hertz Gateway Center for breach of lease agreement

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 13, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A Pennsylvania law firm is suing Hertz Gateway Center, citing alleged breach of lease agreement and trespass.

Endo Pharmaceuticals sued for discrimination, wrongful termination

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 13, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A New Jersey resident is suing a pharmaceutical company, citing alleged discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Rental property owner claims unlawful search and seizure by police

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 13, 2018

ERIE — A Beaver County resident is suing police officers, citing unlawful search and seizure.

Daughter sues ManorCare Health Services-Monroeville alleging wrongful death

By Bree Gonzales | Sep 13, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A daughter is suing ManorCare Health Services – Monroeville, alleging that the facility did not do enough to keep her mother safe.

Lawsuit: Rail repairman's safety-violating exposure to toxic substances led to fatal brain cancer

By Nicholas Malfitano | Sep 13, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – The surviving spouse of a locomotive repairman for Conrail and CSX Transportation 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.

Student sues Moravian College after she allegedly was raped by another student in his dorm room

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 13, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — A student is suing Moravian College after she allegedly was raped by another student, reported the alleged attack to college workers, but was not immediately told to make an official complaint.

Lawsuit: Super Bowl fever had Eagles fan/doctor throwing orange slices in woman's cleavage, making vagina jokes at work

By Nicholas Malfitano and John O'Brien | Sep 13, 2018

MEDIA – A neurologist is accused of being more interested in other parts of the female anatomy, as a Lehigh County woman alleges a bizarre encounter at his office the day after the Philadelphia Eagles booked their Super Bowl ticket included him throwing food in her cleavage and making sexually explicit jokes involving oysters.

Carnegie Mellon University sued for allegedly violating the Americans with Disabilities Act

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 12, 2018

PITTSBURGH — Carnegie Mellon University faces a discrimination lawsuit by a former student claiming that it violated the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Diamond Design Jewelers sues former employees for allegedly stealing confidential client list for competing company

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 12, 2018

PITTSBURGH — Diamond Design Jewelers has filed a lawsuit against former employees alleging they stole the company's confidential client list in order to solicit customers for a competing company they started.

Salad made me sick, says woman suing Eat 'N Park in Allegheny Co.

By Philip Gonzales | Sep 12, 2018

PITTSBURGH — A couple are suing Eat 'N Park, after the wife allegedly was hospitalized with food poisoning after having lunch at the Bethel Park restaurant.

Delaware County lawsuit accuses State Police of violating criminal history law

By Bree Gonzales | Sep 12, 2018

MEDIA — A Delaware County resident is suing the Pennsylvania State Police alleging that he was arrested and held in jail for three days based on an invalid warrant with incorrect information.

U-Haul granted motion for arbitration after allegedly not paying worker overtime

By Charmaine Little | Sep 12, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – A Pennsylvania district court has granted U-Haul and two subsidiaries a motion to compel arbitration in a Fair Labor Standards Act lawsuit filed by an employee.

New Hope-Solebury School District is victorious in student's discrimination case

By Charmaine Little | Sep 12, 2018

PHILADELPHIA – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania sided with New Hope-Solebury School District on Aug. 27, in a former student’s claims it violated the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Plaintiffs say Diocese of Pittsburgh, Catholic Church officials knew about and concealed child sexual abuse for decades

By Nicholas Malfitano | Sep 12, 2018

PITTSBURGH – In the wake of the recent release of a state grand jury report on the subject of child sexual abuse at the hands of clergy in Pennsylvania, a Pittsburgh-area man and two former area residents have launched legal action against the Diocese of Pittsburgh, claiming it fraudulently concealed their abuse and that of other victims.

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