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Apr 03, 2016, 13:43 ET Trial Attorneys Tom Kline and Robert Mongeluzzi Available to Discuss Today's Fatal Amtrak Crash-Derailment

 Tom Kline, Esq., of Kline & Specter, P.C., and Robert J. Mongeluzzi, Esq., of Saltz, Mongeluzzi, Barrett & Bendesky, P.C., whose firms...


Mar 10, 2016, 19:10 ET Trial Attorneys Tom Kline and Robert Mongeluzzi On New NTSB Fatal Amtrak Derailment Investigation Disclosures

 The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) updated its investigative docket today providing additional, chilling factual evidence from...


Feb 09, 2016, 10:52 ET Briefing By Victim's Family, Attorneys, Rep. Vereb Following Testimony Before State Parole Board Opposing Release Of Wife Killer Rafael Robb

 Today the case to keep wife killer Rafael Robb, the former University of Pennsylvania professor, behind bars until the last day of his 10-year...


Feb 04, 2016, 19:27 ET Family Renews Plea to Pennsylvania Parole Board: Keep Wife Killer Rafael Robb In Prison

 Rafael Robb should stay in prison until he has served every minute of his 10-year sentence for fatally bludgeoning Ellen Gregory Robb, his...


Jan 26, 2016, 16:30 ET Seriously Injured Customer Files Negligence Lawsuit On Eve of First Anniversary of Philadelphia Lululemon Store Roof Collapse

Allison Friedman tries valiantly to stay positive every day, but it is especially difficult this week. Tomorrow, ironically, on the one-year...


Jan 25, 2016, 19:30 ET On Eve of First Anniversary of Lululemon Store Roof Collapse, Victim And Her Attorneys Hold News Conference

 On the eve of the one-year anniversary of the sudden Center City building collapse that injured Lululemon Athletica store shoppers, Allison...


Jan 07, 2016, 16:16 ET Citing State's Slayer's Act, Court Blocks Bid By Wife Killer Rafael Robb To Recover Nearly $3 Million In Assets, Including His University Of Pennsylvania Pension

 A Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas Judge has denied admitted murderer Rafael Robb's bid to protect his assets from execution in a...


Dec 01, 2015, 17:46 ET Lawyers For Amtrak Derailment Victims Laud Congressional Vote To Lift $200 Million Damages Limit

Trial lawyers Tom Kline and Robert J. Mongeluzzi, whose firms filed the first passenger cases resulting from the deadly May 12th Amtrak Train 188...


Oct 19, 2015, 16:34 ET Statement of Attorney Robert J. Mongeluzzi, Following Verdict in Fatal Building Collapse Case

The criminal trial of Griffin Campbell in Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, which concluded today with a split verdict, focused solely on the...


Sep 24, 2015, 17:14 ET Philadelphia Trial Lawyer Renews Call For Moratorium On All Amphibious Tourist Duck Boat Operations Following Today's Seattle Deadly Collision

Attorney Robert J. Mongeluzzi, expressing his deepest sympathies over the loss of life today in Seattle following a fatal accident involving a duck...


Jul 10, 2015, 17:24 ET Amtrak Admits Excessive Speed, Accepts Responsibility For Fatal Derailment In Its First Response To Legal Allegations Resulting From Derailment Of Train 188

 The following is being released by Saltz, Mongeluzzi, Barrett & Bendesky, P.C. and Kline & Specter, P.C. - Admitting its train...


Jul 07, 2015, 12:14 ET On Fifth Anniversary of Fatal Delaware River Duck-Boat Disaster, Wrongful Death Complaint Filed in May 8th Pedestrian-Duck Boat Death in Center City

The family of Dr. Elizabeth Karnicki, former college professor and advocate for seniors, asserted in a wrongful death complaint filed today that on...


May 18, 2015, 12:50 ET First Lawsuits Filed In Federal Court By Seriously Injured Passengers Following May 12th Amtrak Train 188 Fatal Derailment

The first group of seriously injured passengers of the May 12th fatal Amtrak derailment today filed Complaints in the U.S. District Court for the...


May 17, 2015, 21:00 ET Trial Attorneys Tom Kline and Robert Mongeluzzi Hold Monday Morning Media Briefing Regarding Amtrak Derailment Legal Developments

Tom Kline, Esq., of Kline & Specter, P.C., and Robert J. Mongeluzzi, Esq., of Saltz, Mongeluzzi, Barrett & Bendesky, P.C., will hold a...


May 13, 2015, 20:10 ET Statement of Robert J. Mongeluzzi, Esq. Regarding Legal Representation of Passengers on Amtrak Train #188

We join all Philadelphians and our nation in expressing our condolences to those who lost loved ones aboard Amtrak Train #188, and support for the...


Apr 15, 2015, 15:27 ET $7 Million Record Settlement Resulting from 2012 Beating Death of Kevin Kless by Drunken, Underage Bar Patrons in Philadelphia

A $7 million settlement, believed to be the largest settlement for an individual bar liability case in Philadelphia history, has been reached with...


Dec 22, 2014, 15:13 ET Court Denies Wife Killer Rafael Robb's Request For New Trial

There will be no retrial in Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas for confessed wife killer Rafael Robb. The Hon. Judge Thomas Del Ricci has...


Nov 05, 2014, 19:14 ET UPDATE: $124.26 Million Damage Award Against Wife Killer, Ex-Penn Prof. Rafael Robb, In Pennsylvania Civil Trial

$124.26 million in compensatory and punitive damages was awarded today for the life-long benefit of the 20-year old daughter of former University...


Nov 05, 2014, 17:29 ET $124.26 Million Damage Award Against Wife Killer, Ex-Penn Prof. Rafael Robb, In Pennsylvania Civil Trial

 $124.26 million in compensatory and punitive damages was awarded today for the life-long benefit of the 20-year old daughter of former...


Nov 01, 2014, 10:00 ET Wife Killer, Ex-Penn Prof. Rafael Robb On Trial In Civil Case Starting Monday In Montgomery County

 Former University of Pennsylvania economics Prof. Rafael Robb, who in 2006 fatally bludgeoned his wife, Ellen Gregory Robb, in their King of...


Aug 12, 2014, 08:00 ET Judge Rules That Negligence Case Filed By Injured Harness Driver Against Local Harrah's Track Can Proceed In Philadelphia

 A Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Court judge has denied a request by the defendants to transfer to Delaware County the pending case in...


Jul 22, 2014, 11:00 ET Seventh Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed As A Result Of June 5, 2013 Philadelphia Market St. Building Collapse

 A seventh wrongful death complaint has been filed as a result of the fatally flawed June 5, 2013 Market Street building collapse that leveled...


Jun 02, 2014, 09:00 ET Joint Statement Of The Pittsburgh Zoo And The Law Firm Representing The Parents Of Maddox Derkosh

 The Derkosh family and the Pittsburgh Zoo have reached a settlement in the lawsuit involving the death of Maddox Derkosh. Details of the...


May 06, 2014, 08:00 ET Lawsuit Settlement Of Painful Tourist Bus Ride Should Comfort Visitors

Agnes Matyekne will never forget her first and last ride on Philadelphia's PHLASH 'historic' tourist shuttle bus on September 5, 2011.  As a...


Apr 01, 2014, 14:38 ET Class Action Settlement about Toilet Connectors

 The following is being released by Watts Regulator Co. and Plaintiffs' law firms, Saltz, Mongeluzzi, Barrett & Bendesky, P.C.; Gustafson...