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Proposed HEROES Act Poses Great Risks to Those Extending Credit or Attempting to Collect on a Debt

August 5, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to cause harsh economic conditions throughout the United States, Congress is in the process of…

Understanding Your Students’ First Amendment Rights is a “Snap”

July 17, 2020

Finally, the Third Circuit has judicially defined the upside-down smiley-face emoji. B.L. v. Mahanoy Area S.D., No. 19-1842, 6/30/30, slip…

UPDATED – COVID-19 in New York: Essential Business, Law Firms, and State and Federal Courts

July 16, 2020

July 16, 2020 – UPDATE: On July 6th, Governor Cuomo signed Executive Order 202.48. In addition to several other provisions…

State Governments and Federal Agencies Update Guidance Regarding Workplace Re-Opening

July 14, 2020

As employers contemplate returning employees to the workplace, they must navigate a patchwork of federal, state, and local laws, which…


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Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Issues Ruling in Favor of Medical Marijuana Use and Legitimacy

July 31, 2020

Cannabis Law Journal
By Zach Holdsman and Kelly K. Huff

Last month, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court took a significant step toward ensuring that Pennsylvania protects medical marijuana patients from unjust…

Amid the Pandemic: Construction Sites Moving Forward during the Pandemic

July 30, 2020

CONTRACTOR RESPONSIBILITIES Here, the focus will be on contractor responsibilities for operations and worksite safety relating to COVID-19 and the…

Del. Jarden Ruling Shows Appraisal Precedent Is Not Inflexible

July 28, 2020

Law360
By R. Montgomery Donaldson and Jackson E. Warren

On July 9, the Delaware Supreme Court issued a noteworthy opinion in Fir Tree Value Master Fund LP v. Jarden Corp.,…

What’s Happening in FCRA Class Actions

June 30, 2020

PBSA Journal
By Erin A. Novak and John G. Papianou

Originally prepared for and published by PBSA in the May-June 2020 edition of the Journal. Read the full issue here:  https://thepbsa.org/resources/publications/ …


In the News

Pierre-Louis’ Supreme Court Nomination Scheduled for Aug. 24 Committee Hearing

July 27, 2020

The New Jersey Law Journal
By Suzette Parmley

Fabiana Pierre-Louis is poised to become the first African American woman and only the third Black justice to serve on…

Montgomery McCracken To Probe Philly PD Protest Response

July 20, 2020

Law360
By Matt Fair

The city of Philadelphia announced Monday that it has tapped Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP as part of an investigation into the…

DA Krasner threatens to charge federal agents if they act in Philadelphia

July 20, 2020

KYW Newsradio
By Pat Loeb

Mayor Jim Kenney said the city would resist any effort by the Trump administration to send federal agents here after…

New Jersey’s Supreme Court nominee credits her success to humble roots as a first-generation Haitian American

June 29, 2020

The Philadelphia Inquirer
By Melanie Burney

As a youngster, Fabiana Pierre-Louis often spoke up for her three older siblings, skillfully pleading their cases like a defense…


Press Releases

Montgomery McCracken Attorneys David Dormont and Dylan Henry Obtain Judgement in TWU, Local 234 Case

July 6, 2020

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania entered judgment in a Duty of Fair Representation case…

Montgomery McCracken Welcomes Summer Associate Class

June 30, 2020

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to welcome the addition of six summer associates to the firm. Jaleelah Abdulai, Zach Holdsman, Skyler…

Montgomery McCracken Retained as Counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in the Tuesday Morning Corp. Bankruptcy

June 11, 2020

PHILADELPHIA, PA – Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that on June 11, 2020, it was retained to represent the…

Fabiana Pierre-Louis Nominated to New Jersey Supreme Court

June 5, 2020

CHERRY HILL, NJ – Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that Fabiana Pierre-Louis has been nominated to the New Jersey…