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: The Legal Intelligencer : February 27, 2015
Manko, Gold, Katcher & Fox partner Christopher D. Ball was elected to the board of trustees for the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education.
: New York Law Journal : February 25, 2015
Goldberg Segalla announces several promotions, while Stroock, Reed Smith, Latham & Watkins, Cozen O'Connor and Debevoise have new additions.
Jason Mandel : The Legal Intelligencer : February 24, 2015
Ask any managing partner, recruitment director or legal recruiter about lateral recruiting and they likely will tell you just how hard it is to successfully complete a lateral partner move. It's a process that can often take months and sometimes even years to complete, and the investments made by firms can be significant.
Max Mitchell : The Legal Intelligencer : February 24, 2015
Notable lateral moves abounded in 2014, and, as usual, there were too many for each one to fit on the shortlist.
: New York Law Journal : February 23, 2015
In this Special Report from the New York Law Journal: "Admissibility of Custom and Practice Evidence in Medical Malpractice Cases," "Wage-Based Claims: Employer Liability After 'Ryan'," "'Irreparable Harm' Is a Tough Hurdle to Clear" and "Evidence Rulings Address Authentication, Present Sense Impressions."
Max Mitchell : Delaware Law Weekly : February 18, 2015
The new managing shareholder of Elliott Greenleaf's office in Wilmington plans to focus on growing the firm's presence in the First State, in terms of both numbers and diversity.
Gina Passarella and David Gialanella : The Legal Intelligencer : February 17, 2015
Editor's note: This is the third installment of a series on cybersecurity published in conjunction with Legal affiliate New Jersey Law Journal.
Michael D. Goldhaber : The Litigation Daily : February 16, 2015
Holy Moussaoui! Congress is set to pass a bill that would clear the way for 9/11 litigation.
Stephen A. Miller and Leigh Ann Benson : The Legal Intelligencer : February 12, 2015
The U.S. Supreme Court has an opportunity to overhaul its First Amendment jurisprudence in a case involving street signs in Arizona. For many years, the court has applied the First Amendment's protection—"Congress shall make no law … abridging the freedom of speech"—with different levels of rigor depending on the type of speech involved.
Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : February 11, 2015
David F. and Constance B. Girard-diCarlo, both Villanova University School of Law graduates, have given the school $5 million for the establishment of the Center for Ethics, Integrity and Compliance.
Barry M. Klayman and Mark E. Felger : Delaware Business Court Insider : February 10, 2015
Are claims for breach of fiduciary duty and aiding and abetting breach of fiduciary duty against an officer and director of a debtor core proceedings under 28 U.S.C. Section 157(b)? Are such claims subject to trial by jury? In a recent decision by U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi of the District of Delaware, the court held that such claims were not core proceedings and were legal in nature, rather than equitable, such that they were amenable to a jury demand.
: The Legal Intelligencer : February 09, 2015
Jason S. Kreps joined Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti as an associate.
: The National Law Journal : February 09, 2015
Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.
Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : February 06, 2015
Although Gov. Tom Wolf said just last week that he did not know who his nominees to the state Supreme Court would be, the momentum behind the nominations of Duquesne University School of Law Dean Ken Gormley and Centre County Court of Common Pleas President Judge Thomas King Kistler was months in the works by then.
: The Legal Intelligencer : February 04, 2015
Ellen Canan Grady joined Cozen O'Connor as a member in the corporate securities practice.
Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : January 30, 2015
Who—if anyone—may sit on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court for the rest of the year remains a mystery, even to the person who can nominate the interim justices.
Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : January 27, 2015
Vacancies on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court—a nearly constant problem and concern over the past 20 years—may go unfilled until after November's judicial elections, setting the stage for the court to function with only five justices throughout 2015.
Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : January 27, 2015
Pennsylvania's taxing authorities and bureaus are held to strict rules when it comes to notice of tax sales, and the Commonwealth Court has cracked down on some authorities in recent cases.
: The National Law Journal : January 26, 2015
New arrivals and lateral moves in this week's column.
: New Jersey Law Journal : January 23, 2015
An appliance manufacturer and an appliance repair company agreed to an $8.7 million settlement Jan. 13 in a Monmouth County, N.J., suit over a fatal house fire.
: The Legal Intelligencer : January 22, 2015
On Friday, the real estate committee meeting is set for 12:30 p.m. at Cozen O'Connor, 1900 Market St., third floor, conference room 3D. The committee will discuss its 2015 meeting schedule and plan dates and topics for the 2015 CLE course offerings. Current real estate happenings will also be discussed. Light refreshments will be served. Contact committee chair Harry Reichner to confirm your attendance.
Richard Acello : The National Law Journal : January 19, 2015
"I take the laptop home, and my iPhone is always with me."
Stephen A. Miller and Jessica A. Hurst : The Legal Intelligencer : January 15, 2015
In , No. 12-1226, the U.S. Supreme Court will decide the appropriate standard to apply in determining whether an employer has violated the Pregnancy Discrimination Act. More specifically, the court will determine under what circumstances pregnant employees are entitled to work accommodations that are provided to their non-pregnant coworkers.
Barry M. Klayman and Mark E. Felger : Delaware Business Court Insider : January 14, 2015
It is a common refrain when it comes to the treatment of third-party insurance policies in bankruptcy cases that the insurance policy is property of the estate, but the policy proceeds are not. A recent case addressed competing claims of a Chapter 7 trustee and the debtor's former defense counsel to third-party insurance proceeds.
Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : January 12, 2015
Brian M. Peters, president and CEO of Philadelphia-based Post & Schell, has stepped down from that position, the firm announced Jan. 9.
Ben Bedell : New York Law Journal : January 07, 2015
The First Department reversed an Appellate Term ruling Tuesday that would have barred prevailing tenants in eviction cases from recovering attorney fees if the landlord had a "colorable claim."
Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : December 31, 2014
Nearly a year-and-a-half after awarding the plaintiff in a nonsolicitation case $6.9 million in compensatory and punitive damages, the Chester County judge overseeing the matter authored an opinion in support of the award, detailing in sharp terms the defendants' alleged misconduct.
: The Legal Intelligencer : December 30, 2014
Post-Election Forgiveness of Legal Fees • Contribution Limitations • Representation of Candidate in Ballot Challenge
Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : December 30, 2014
The latter part of 2014 brought with it not only the biggest business of law news for Pennsylvania, but perhaps for the country. All eyes watched during the second half of the year as Morgan, Lewis & Bockius entertained merger discussions with struggling Boston-based firm Bingham McCutchen. A full-on acquisition of the more than 700 lawyers at Bingham would have been a big departure for Morgan Lewis' typical growth strategy of acquiring groups of attorneys from firms that are disbanding.
: The Legal Intelligencer : December 29, 2014
Damien N. Tancredi joined Flaster Greenberg as an associate in the bankruptcy, financial restructuring and risk management department. Tancredi, who will work in Flaster Greenberg's Philadelphia office, focuses his practice on bankruptcy and commercial litigation.