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The Right to Be Forgotten – California ≠ Europe

July 2, 2018

By Jeremy D. Mishkin and Ernest D. Holtzheimer

The European Union has endorsed a “right to be forgotten” since May 2014 when the European Court of Justice upheld…

United States Supreme Court: Government Employers Cannot Withhold Union Dues from Non-Union Employees

June 27, 2018

By William K. Kennedy and Brett M. Waldron

Today, the United States Supreme Court issued a decision declaring that the First Amendment of the Constitution prohibits government employers…

ISM: A Potent Tool for Defense of Ship Owners

June 25, 2018

By Alfred Kuffler

The IMO Resolution A.741 (18) states that “The international Safety Management Code seeks ‘… to ensure safety at sea, prevention of…

ISM and the Sinking of the SS El Faro

June 25, 2018

By Alfred Kuffler

The National Transportation Safety Board has published its report of its investigation into the sinking of the SS El Faro…


Bylined Articles

Pioneer of Corporate Governance Shares Experience

August 20, 2018

Philadelphia Bar Reporter
By Ernest D. Holtzheimer

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

By Ernie Holtzheimer

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
By Ernest D. Holtzheimer

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

In the News

Montgomery McCracken Snags 4 Buchanan Attys For IP Unit

August 9, 2018

By Matthew Santoni

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
By Sam Wood

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
By Lizzy McLellan

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
By Lizzy McLellan

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

Press Releases

17 Montgomery McCracken Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019

August 15, 2018

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that 17 of the firm’s attorneys have been recognized in the 2019 edition of…

Montgomery McCracken Adds Team of IP and Litigation Attorneys in Philadelphia

August 6, 2018

Partners Alfred W. Zaher and Shawn S. Li, Ph.D. to launch firm’s IP department PHILADELPHIA, PA –Montgomery McCracken announced today…

Montgomery McCracken Adds Partner Gregory T. Donilon

July 24, 2018

WILMINGTON, DE – Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that Gregory T. Donilon has joined the firm as a partner…

Pennsylvania Governor Wolf Reappoints Mark B. Sheppard to the Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing

July 11, 2018

PHILADELPHIA, PA — Montgomery McCracken partner Mark B. Sheppard was recently reappointed by Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf to the Pennsylvania Commission…