6 New Suits Launched In Fatal Philly Building Collapse

Law360, Philadelphia (June 11, 2013, 3:07 PM EDT) -- The owner of a four-story Philadelphia building that collapsed, killing six people and injuring more than a dozen others, has been slapped with six more lawsuits in Pennsylvania court in recent days in the first wave of an expected torrent of litigation stemming from the disaster.

Five suits were launched Friday on behalf of plaintiffs representing by personal injury firm Saltz Mongeluzzi Barrett & Bendesky PC, while a sixth was filed Tuesday by Golkow Hessel LLC. All seek to hold the owner of the building and...
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