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Subrogation Under The Heart and Lung Act Revisited

Update- In an earlier post (set forth below) I discussed subrogation rights of an employer who has paid Heart and Lung Act benefits to an injured employee.  On January 28, 2011, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court issued a decision In Oliver v. City of Pittsburgh holding...

Suing Your Employer For Spoliation of Evidence

James suffered catastrophic injuries, including quadriplegia, when the truck he was driving as an employee for Peter Pan Transport, Inc. went off the road on Interstate 81 south of Scranton. James\’ attorney brought suit against various manufacturers of...

Over-the-Road Trucker

Louie had been working for the Pig & Pork Trucking Company for ten years as an over-the-road truck driver. Pig & Pork Trucking Company had their home office in Indiana. When Louie was hired, he went out to Indiana to fill out his employment application. On...

The Case of the Discharged Checker

Lindsey was glad to graduate from high school and had decided not to go to college. Her job search, though, was not quite what she expected as she found there were very few job opportunities around. After finding little success in her job search, Lindsey decided to...