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Hemp Industry Gets Additional Federal Support As USDA Establishes Domestic Hemp Production Program

October 31, 2019

On October 31, 2019, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) established the U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program through the…

Litigating Abroad and Need Evidence in the United States? Second and Sixth Circuits Lend a Hand

October 9, 2019

Two very recent federal appellate decisions have substantially expanded the ability of foreign litigants to obtain evidence in the United…

Historic House Vote for Cannabis Banking Bill

September 26, 2019

September 25, 2019 marked a historic day for the cannabis industry, as the U.S. House of Representatives passed the SAFE…

DOL Issues Final Overtime Rule Setting New Salary Threshold

September 25, 2019

On Tuesday, the United States Department of Labor (“DOL”) issued its highly anticipated final version of its overtime exemption rule. …


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Bylined Articles

New Jersey Law Journal “Diverse Attorneys of the Year”: Fabiana Pierre-Louis

October 30, 2019

New Jersey Law Journal
By Fabiana Pierre-Louis

Fabiana Pierre-Louis was the first woman of color to serve as attorney-in-charge of the Trenton branch of the U.S. Attorney’s…

Ethical Considerations in Representing Clients at Risk of Suicide

September 3, 2019

For the Defense
By Stephanie K. Bennechi

Suicide is one of the leading causes of death in the United States. As criminal defense attorneys, we counsel our…

Bankruptcy Mediation

July 10, 2019

Edward Schnitzer, the chair of our firm’s Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring Group, published a scholarly essay entitled “Bankruptcy Mediation” in the…

No-Poach Agreements Versus Antitrust Law

April 19, 2019

Philadelphia Bar Reporter
By Ernest D. Holtzheimer

For those who may not be familiar with no-poach agreements, they have historically been agreements between two or more companies…


In the News

Montgomery McCracken Boosts Litigation Group In Philly

November 5, 2019

Law360
By Mike Curley

Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP announced Tuesday that it is boosting its litigation department with a new partner with…

‘Be Fearless,’ ‘We Are Out Here,’ and Other Insights From the Law Journal’s Diverse Attorneys of the Year

October 30, 2019

New Jersey Law Journal
By David Gialanella and Juliette Gillespie

This year’s honorees took the time to share their insights on their legal careers, managing and mentorship, diversity in the…

Potential Expansion of Athletic Programs’ Duty of Care to Student-Athletes and New Limitations to Waivers of Liability: Lessons Learned from Feleccia v. Lackawanna College

October 25, 2019

Sports Litigation Alert

A recent Pennsylvania Supreme Court decision has the possibility of expanding athletic programs’ duty of care to student-athletes and limiting…

3rd Circ. Questions Court’s Role In Drafting SEPTA Ad Policy

October 24, 2019

Law360
By Matt Fair

A Third Circuit judge on Wednesday questioned whether a trial court should have taken it upon itself to redraft the Southeastern…


Press Releases

Montgomery McCracken Adds Patrick C. Campbell as Partner in Litigation Department

November 4, 2019

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce the addition of Patrick C. Campbell to its Litigation Department. Campbell has joined the…

Montgomery McCracken Welcomes Three Associates

November 4, 2019

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce the addition of three associates to the firm’s Philadelphia office. Elizabeth Catalano, Kacie E….

Montgomery McCracken Named in 2020 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”

November 1, 2019

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that the firm was nationally ranked in four practice areas and regionally ranked in…

Montgomery McCracken Adds Real Estate Attorney Brad D. Rabinowitz to New York Office

October 29, 2019

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce the addition of Brad D. Rabinowitz to its Business Department. Rabinowitz will serve as…