Archive for June 2012
June 19, 2012
As a Philadelphia personal injury lawyer who also deals with sexual harassment cases, Edith A Pearce has found recent developments in the case between the Philadelphia Housing Authority and former chief Carl R. Greene to be quite interesting. As part of this lawsuit, the fact that Greene has paid off three women for sexual harassment claims is becoming relevant in the defamation lawsuit he has filed against the PHA.
Initially, one of the women, Carolyn Griffith, was willing to testify in ... Read More
Posted in: Employment Law
June 19, 2012
New Yorkers held their breath when a building collapse in Harlem killed one worker and seriously injured two others. It took firefighters 45 minutes to recover King Range, 60, who was trapped under a half-ton slab of concrete.
Edith Pearce, esquire can help provide compensation for the families of people injured in such accidents. Unfortunately, companies like Breeze National, who was the demolition contractor involved in the accident, all too often have faulty safety records.
Breeze National, based in Brooklyn, was hired ... Read More
Posted in: Accidents & Injuries
June 6, 2012
Pennsylvania lawmakers in Harrisburg recently enacted a “no texting while driving” ban, but critics say the legislation lacks any teeth for enforcement. These critics believe that broader legislation could have been enacted to make Pennsylvania a “hands-free” state regarding cell phones.
As a Pearce Law Firm attorney, I have litigated many cases based on a driver’s condition or negligence. Experts consider driving while distracted to be just as dangerous as driving while intoxicated. Many states have banned cell phone usage without ... Read More
Posted in: Car Accidents