Millcreek sued over sign ordinance

Millcreek sued over sign ordinance

Millcreek Township ended a flap over political signs in September, when the township withdrew a $12,000 civil claim against Republican state Senate nominee Dan Laughlin, who went on to win the race in the 49th District.

Judge reverses insurance ruling in Conneaut Lake Park bankruptcy

Judge reverses insurance ruling in Conneaut Lake Park bankruptcy

The decision in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania on Wednesday could mean that secondary creditors will wait longer to be paid, or might not be paid at all. The decision awards a $611,000 insurance settlement to the company that operated the park Beach Club, reversing a December decision by U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Jeffery Deller awarding $478,261 of the settlement to local taxing authorities.

Suzanne Smith v. Hamot Medical Center

Suzanne Smith v. Hamot Medical Center

 (Erie County Court of Common Pleas) - Represented the family of a baby boy who died shortly after birth when doctors and nurses failed to respond to signs that the baby was in distress during the mother’s labor by taking appropriate measures to save the baby’s life. Reached a major settlement for our client without the need for a trial.