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Q&A: My HDFC Co-op Won’t Transfer My Late Father’s Shares to Me

December 6, 2018

The Cooperator

Montgomery McCracken partner Andrew P. Brucker was featured in The Cooperator’s December Q&A column. Q. I am an original and current shareholder in an…

Court Silences Woman Who Spoke Out About Grandchild’s Abuse in Philadelphia Foster Care

November 28, 2018

The Legal Intelligencer

Virginia McKale, who was featured in an October Legal Intelligencer article about systemic problems in Philadelphia’s child welfare system in…

What Betsy DeVos’ new sexual misconduct regulations mean for victims, the accused, and schools

November 16, 2018

The Philadelphia Inquirer

The Trump administration on Friday announced an overhaul to how schools deal with allegations of sexual misconduct, drastically narrowing the…

Pa. Firms Active in Industrywide IP Hiring Spree

October 8, 2018

The Legal Intelligencer

It’s been an active year for intellectual property hiring across the country, and Pennsylvania firms are no exception to the…

Montgomery McCracken Adds Kramer Levin IP Atty In Philly

September 25, 2018

Law360

Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP has expanded its new Philadelphia-based intellectual property department with the addition of one of…

NY Lawyer Decries ‘Anything Goes’ Atmosphere at Title IX Hearings

September 13, 2018

The New York Law Journal

Lawyers are in two minds about potential implications of U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ move to draft changes to…

Young Lawyers Division honors 40 up-and-coming attorneys

September 6, 2018

American Bar Association

For the third year, the ABA Young Lawyers Division is highlighting some of the best and brightest of its members…

My Co-op Is Charging Renovation Fees. Can It Do That?

September 1, 2018

New York Times

Q: Our Upper West Side co-op board has quietly, and without consulting shareholders, implemented a $1,000-per-month fee for every month…

Montgomery McCracken Snags 4 Buchanan Attys For IP Unit

August 9, 2018

Law360

The Philadelphia office of Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP says it has added a powerful intellectual property team that includes a…

LGBT Trailblazers Join Law Firm Montgomery McCracken

August 7, 2018

Philadelphia Inquirer

Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads, the multistate law firm based in Center City, has added two LGBT trailblazers to its…

Montgomery McCracken Launches IP Department With Buchanan Attorneys

August 7, 2018

The Legal Intelligencer

With its latest lateral move, Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads has also added a practice area and a head of…

‘Hope Is Not a Strategy’ for Midsize Law Firms in NY. Here’s What Works

July 3, 2018

The Legal Intelligencer

The New York Legal market throws up two big obstacles for midsize law firms: great expense and intense competition. But…

Settlement Issues May Force 9th Circ. Rethink Of Hyundai Kia

June 29, 2018

Law360

Consumer class action settlements are hitting snags after the Ninth Circuit ruled in January that courts must weigh whether varying…

Sexual Harassment No More

June 24, 2018

Habitat

On May 9, Mayor Bill De Blasio signed the Stop Sexual Harassment in New York City Act, a package of 11 bills designed…

Funds Prop Up Merger Price Case Filings Despite Risks

June 22, 2018

Bloomberg Law

A handful of investment funds is keeping alive what once was an uber-popular strategy of using the courts to challenge…

New Study Undercuts EPA Safety Limit for Chemicals

June 21, 2018

The Intelligencer

Safety limits proposed in a new draft study are lower than those behind the EPA’s recommended limits for chemicals in…

New Citywide Smoking Policy for Residential Buildings to Go Into Effect This August

June 14, 2018

The Cooperator

Starting August 28, 2018, all residential buildings with three or more units in New York City will be required to adopt…

Podcast: Lessons from the bid-rigging trial

June 12, 2018

The Bond Buyer

Partner Lathrop B. Nelson discusses the United States v. Carollo, Grimm and Goldberg municipal bond case, and its overturn on…

Partner, Founder’s Grandson Returns to Montgomery McCracken

June 6, 2018

The Legal Intelligencer

A lawyer with deep ties to Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads has re-joined the firm as a partner after nearly…

Hiring a New Building Super

May 31, 2018

The Cooperator

Co-op and condo buildings are complex social communities.  At the heart of many of these communities is the superintendent.  The…