Verdicts

Western District USDC Disability Discrimination Claim Dismissed by Summary Judgment by Pittsburgh Partners Gebler & Mahler.

Pittsburgh Partners Thomas Gebler and Emily Mahler successfully obtained dismissal of all claims in a Civil Rights lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania against a local municipality and its mayor and officer. Plaintiff, a borough police officer,...

Partner Paul Carbon and Associate Kyle Wu Successfully Obtain Dismissal of Complaint Alleging Violations of Due Process, Civil Rights and Numerous Other State Law Claims.

Berkeley Heights Partner, Paul Carbon, and Philadelphia Associate, Kyle Wu, obtained a dismissal of a plaintiff’s complaint alleging violations of due process, sexual orientation discrimination, malicious prosecution, tortious interference, intentional infliction of emotional distress and...

Summary Judgment Dismissing Punitive Damages in Scranton Area Trucking Accident

The tractor-trailer operator represented by our Scranton, PA, based partner, Jerry Connor, was allegedly distracted by use of his cell phone immediately prior to being involved in a serious multi-vehicle accident on Interstate 81 in Luzerne County and was confronted with a count for punitive...

Product Liability Defendant Dismissed in Philadelphia Action by Partner Vincent Iozzi

Vincent Iozzi successfully extricated his Ohio based metal fabrication company client from an action pending in Philadelphia County where the plaintiff contended she was rendered completely disabled following a crush injury to her hand and presented a demand of $7.5 million. The early dismissal,...

Bad Faith/Insurance Coverage Case Dismissed in West Virginia

Pittsburgh partner, Kyle McGee, defended the interests of an insurance company client in a matter where the policyholder presented a claim for damage to his property due to water and mold exposures. The claim was denied as the carrier found coverage was not afforded given the facts and plaintiff...

Summary Judgment in a Liquor Liability Wrongful Death Action

Our Pittsburgh partner, Miles Kirshner, represented The Inn at Edgewater Acres in a liquor liability case arising from the death of a 36 year old mother of two in a single vehicle accident. The decedent’s estate contended that this drunken driver was served alcohol at a time when she was visibly...

Pittsburgh Partner James Harvey Secures Dismissal Of Insurance Agents E&O Case

  Mr. Harvey successfully defended an insurance agency against allegations that it should have secured commercial coverage for business activities conducted at Plaintiffs’ home. Plaintffs also sued the Homeowners’ insurer for failure to cover a fire loss in a garage in which plaintiffs...

Philadelphia Partner Jason Berger has Mistrial and Dismissal of Plaintiff’s Case Affirmed by Superior Court

Jason Berger defended his client in a 5 ½ day jury trial in the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas, ultimately securing a mistrial due to various improper conduct by plaintiff and his counsel and, thereafter in a Motion for Post-Trail Relief, Mr. Berger sought sanctions, including costs of...

Admitted Liability MVA, 1M Demand, $20,000 Verdict

Plaintiff was operating her vehicle in a line of cars following her sister’s hearse to final internment when our client’s employee, operating a snow plow, made an ill-timed left hand turn striking plaintiff’s vehicle, and resulting in an ambulance transport to a local hospital and plaintiff...

Summary Judgement in Wrongful Death due to Balcony Collapse at Home Construction Site

Our Scranton, PA, based colleague, Mark Sheridan, successfully argued a summary judgment motion on behalf of his general contractor client sued by the estate of a deceased self-employed painting contractor, extricating his client from what would have been a long and expensive defense. Mark...

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