Court News

$1.69M in Attorney Fees Awarded in Drone Case

P.J. D'Annunzio | July 29, 2015

A federal judge in Pittsburgh has approved a recommendation for roughly $1.69 million in attorney fees for the plaintiffs counsel to a drone manufacturer in a patent infringement case.

Verdicts and Settlements

  • Allegheny Co. Settles With Estate of Man Who Died in Prison

    By Gina Passarella

    Allegheny County and the former company that provided medical services to the county prison have agreed to settle for $2.09 million with the estate of a prisoner who died after weeks of asking for medical treatment to no avail.

  • Jury Favors Defense In Dram Shop Action

    By Lizzy McLellan

    A Chester County jury has decided in favor of the defendants in a dram shop case where the plaintiff drove drunk and sustained severe brain injuries.

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