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New rules for nursing home administrators put residents at risk

December 6, 2018

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Over the last 12 months, both the federal and Pennsylvania governments have taken actions that could significantly impact safety at…

When Expert Testimony Is Required to Prove Allegations of Online Misconduct

December 4, 2018

For The Defense | Vol. 3, Issue 4

Your client is accused of engaging in misconduct on the Internet. Does your opponent need to call an expert witness…

Breaking Barriers for the Baby Boomer Burden: How Removing Interstate Provider Licensure for Telemedicine Can Alleviate Impending Health Care Costs

November 7, 2018

Health Care Liability & Litigation Newsletter

In March 2018, the United States Census Bureau projected that by 2030, all baby boomers will be over the age…

From ‘all natural’ advertising to PR nightmare… Reflections on Rice v. National Beverage Corp (LaCroix)

October 17, 2018

Food Navigator USA

It’s a food and beverage manufacturer’s nightmare: the headline on People Magazine’s website announces you were sued in a class…

International Ocean Bills of Lading- Lost In Translation

September 18, 2018

Vincent DeOrchis

An ocean bill of lading is truly a remarkable creature, born of commerce and the law. One sheet of paper…

Pioneer of Corporate Governance Shares Experience

August 20, 2018

Philadelphia Bar Reporter

Ann C. Mulé, associate director of the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance at the University of Delaware, and…

Go East, Angel Investors: Tax Incentives In Delaware Tech

June 11, 2018

Law360

On May 24, 2018, Delaware Gov. John Carney signed into law House Bill 170, the Angel Investor Job Creation and…

Pennsylvania Superior Court Looks to Electronic Media Precedent to Adopt a Standard for Authenticating Social Media Posts

June 1, 2018

Pennsylvania Bar Association

This post was co-authored by Michael C. Witsch and Robert H. Bender, associates in the firm’s Business Litigation and Products Liability practice group….

SEC Enforcement Measures to Change for 2018

April 13, 2018

Philadelphia Bar Reporter

With the significant 2017 Securities and Exchange Commission enforcement results, practitioners should understand SEC enforcement trends what to expect from…

Paging Doctor Amazon: The impact of tech’s assault on healthcare

April 9, 2018

The Philadelphia Inquirer

The tech industry is tackling healthcare. Recently, corporate giants Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase announced that they will be…

Does A Condominium Or Cooperative Need A Harassment Policy?

March 12, 2018

Mann Report Management

Introduction One cannot open a newspaper or listen to the news without hearing the latest reports of harassment. And although…

Stricter Regulations for NYC Enclosed Balconies

February 12, 2018

Mann Report Management

New York City cooperative and condominium owners with enclosed balconies have long enjoyed lax enforcement of the Department of Building…

The Eagles are back in the big game – don’t get sued over it

January 31, 2018

Philadelphia Business Journal

The two-week period between the National Football League® (“NFL”) Conference Championship games and the Super Bowl® always results in two…

Co-ops and Condos Need a Harassment Policy Right Now

January 18, 2018

Habitat Magazine

One cannot open a newspaper or listen to the news without hearing the latest reports of harassment. Although harassment can…

More unicorns might finally IPO in 2018

January 17, 2018

Technical.ly

If the end of 2017 and beginning of 2018 represent an accurate implication of what is to come throughout the…

Getting A ‘Fair Share’ Of Asbestos Liability In Pa.

January 16, 2018

Law360

Enacted on June 28, 2011, and immediately applicable to most tort causes of actions that accrued on or after that…

JOBS Act changes could coax more ‘unicorns’ to IPO in 2018

January 15, 2018

Venture Beat

In just a one month span between December 2017 and January 2018, two late-stage unicorns (privately held companies that have…

Recent Verdict on Bunker Spill Case Brings Clarity to Third-Party Fault and Limitation of Liability Defense

December 18, 2017

Ship & Bunker

The case of US v. American Commercial Lines, LLC, No. 16-31150 (5th Cir. Nov. 7, 2017), is the latest chapter…

Do it now! Tax reform actions that may be taken before Dec. 31

December 18, 2017

Philadelphia Business Journal

It’s the holiday season and everyone has plenty of items on their “to do” list. The proposed tax reforms have created…

SEC Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies Completes Final Report and Recommendations

November 29, 2017

ABA Business Law Today

The SEC Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies (the Committee) has recently issued its Final Report, which includes several recommended…