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New Conflict of Interest Law

September 26, 2017


By Andrew P. Brucker

The vast majority of cooperative housing corporations in New York were created under the Business Corporation Law (the “BCL”), and…

New New York City Heating Rules

August 18, 2017


By Howard Schechter and Denise DeNicola

A recent change to the NYC heating regulations will go into effect when the heating season begins on October 1….

Recent Employment Laws Relating to Hiring

May 25, 2017


By Andrew P. Brucker and Marijana Predovan

In the last few years, new state and local laws have changed the types of questions, investigation, and considerations that…

New Local Law 140 of 2016 Protects Freelance Workers

May 15, 2017


By Marijana Predovan and Howard Schechter

A New York City law protecting freelance workers took effect on May 15, 2017.  It broadly applies to all employers…


Blogs

Ahead of the Class

Is This The End For FACTA Cases?
October 2, 2017


Bylined Articles

The End May Be Nigh For FACTA Claims

October 11, 2017

Law360
By John Papianou and Erin Novak

Until last month, the Eleventh Circuit appeared to be the last place for class action plaintiffs to pursue run-of-the-mill statutory…

Second Impact Syndrome: Diagnosis versus Myth

September 13, 2017

Concussion Litigation Reporter
By Steven Pachman and Kimberly Sachs

On November 5, 2005, La Salle University’s Preston Plevretes took a massive blow to the head during a college football…

The Government’s Misguided Effort to Criminalize Politics As Usual Turns Out to Be a Bridge Too Far

August 22, 2017

ABA White Collar Crime Committee Newsletter
By Arianna Goodman

Pennsylvania’s First Senatorial District has the dubious distinction of being the only Senatorial District in Pennsylvania where, since its creation…

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Restricts Sale of Parklands

July 26, 2017

Montgomery McCracken
By Brandon Matsnev

This article was authored by Brandon Matsnev, a summer associate with Montgomery McCracken. Last month, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania decided…


In the News

Philadelphia firms are active buyers as legal industry on record-setting M&A pace

October 6, 2017

Philadelphia Business Journal
By Jeff Blumenthal

Montgomery McCracken was noted in the Philadelphia Business Journal article “Philadelphia firms are active buyers as legal industry on record-setting M&A pace,” for…

Pennsylvania Powerhouse: Montgomery McCracken

September 29, 2017

Law360
By Dan Packel

Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP’s Philadelphia litigators gained national attention in the last year for their role knocking down class…

Rutgers Law Students Represent Prison Inmates in Civil Rights Cases

September 29, 2017

Rutgers Law School
By Jeanne Leong

Some Rutgers Law School students are receiving actual legal work experience by representing pro se litigants through a federal court…

The Old-Fashioned Lobby Suggestion Box Gets a 21st-Century Upgrade

September 28, 2017

The Cooperator
By A.J. Sidransky

Like just about everything else we encounter and use every day, the lines of communication in a co-op or condo…


Press Releases

Natalie D. Ramsey and Mark B. Sheppard Named “Best of the Bar” by Philadelphia Business Journal

September 28, 2017

PHILADELPHIA, PA – Montgomery McCracken partners Natalie D. Ramsey and Mark B. Sheppard have been recognized in the Philadelphia Business…

Montgomery McCracken Named a 2017 Pennsylvania Powerhouse by Law360

September 27, 2017

PHILADELPHIA, PA  – Montgomery McCracken has been named a Pennsylvania Powerhouse by Law360 in its regional series. The series recognizes…

Ernest D. Holtzheimer Appointed as Technology Chair of the Private Equity and Venture Capital Committee of the ABA Business Law Section

September 26, 2017

PHILADELPHIA, PA – Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that Ernest D. Holtzheimer has been appointed technology chair of the…

Five Montgomery McCracken Attorneys Selected to the 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers List

September 20, 2017

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that five of the firm’s attorneys have been selected to the 2017 New York…