Plaintiffs Attys Group Wants Rehearing In Pa. Tort Law Case

Law360, New York (December 2, 2013, 7:44 PM EST) -- In an unprecedented twist Wednesday, a plaintiffs attorney group urged the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to hold a second hearing on whether the state should adopt revised tort law, arguing that the position taken by the Cozen O'Connor PC attorney counseling the plaintiffs does not represent the interests of most injured consumers.

Cozen's Mark Utke represents a couple, the Tinchers, who claim defective steel tubing made by Omega Flex Inc. contributed to a house fire. Using the case, the court is examining whether it should continue to...
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