Ficarra v. Consol. Rail Corp.

In Ficarra v. Consol. Rail Crop., the PA Superior Court, dealt with multiple railroad companies’ appeal in an eight-case consolidated Federal Employers’ Liability Act action. The railroad defendants sought to dismiss the complaints based on Pennsylvania’s forum non conveniens statute, 42 PA.C.S. § 5322(e). More specifically, the Court considered whether the railroad defendants presented sufficient … Read more