Philadelphia Injury Lawyer Blog

The Pearce Law Firm, including well-known Philadelphia injury lawyer Edith Pearce, is dedicated to the personal care of each individual case. We believe in educating our potential clients on the variety of cases being filed in the state of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The blog posts below feature accidents and events that may lead to potential law suits. Whether you need a personal injury lawyer to represent you due to car or truck accidents, slip and fall accidents, construction accidents, dog bites, or head injuries, The Pearce Law Firm works on your behalf to provide you the compensation you deserve.

Archive for May 2012

Class Action Lawsuit Against Merrill Lynch to Proceed

May 24, 2012

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In late February, federal appeals court allowed a case against Merrill Lynch from a group of 700 African-American stock brokers to go forward as a class action lawsuit. A lower court had ruled earlier that the case should not be treated as a class action suit.

The opinion, which was unanimous from the three-judge panel in the Seventh District Court of Appeals in Chicago, stated that the plaintiffs had sufficient stakes to pursue individual lawsuits against Merrill Lynch, but that keeping ...

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