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“Analysis of the Changes to Pennsylvania Business Entity Transaction Laws”

Title:  “Analysis of the Changes to Pennsylvania Business Entity Transaction Laws” Date: Friday, August 14, 2015 Time: 12pm to 1pm Faculty:               Christopher D. Hill, Esq. Location:           ...

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What is the Divorce Process?

Every divorce litigation starts with a complaint for divorce. Attorneys Amy Rokuson and Shari Veisblatt explain the steps that take place thereafter. This includes the case management conference, case management order, the discovery process, matrimonial early settlement panel (MESP), economic mediation, and the trial if the case could not be resolved.

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Obermayer Partner Appointed to PBA Family Law Section Executive Committee

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner Stephanie Winegrad was appointed as a Council Member and a Member of the Executive Committee of the Pennsylvania Bar Association Family Law Section.             Winegrad focuses her practice on family law, handling matters including, divorce, ...

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Obermayer Partner Presents at PBI's Family Law 101

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner Stephanie Winegrad presented at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s, “Family Law 101,” on July 23. Winegrad discussed issues relating to divorce, support, protection from abuse, ethics and prenuptial agreements.             Wine...

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Michael Phillips Quoted in Philadelphia Inquirer on St. Laurentius Church Historic Designation

Michael Phillips was quoted in, "Changing Skyline: Wing and a prayer? Not so when rethinking religious buildings," in the Phiadelphia Inquirer. The article discusses the St. Laurentius Church Historic Designation and future uses. Click here to read the full article.

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Beyond All Appropriate Inquiry, Environmental Liability Protection in Commercial Property Transactions

 The ubiquitous Phase I environmental report is hopefully familiar to everyone involved in commercial property development. As an initial evaluation of potential environmental conditions on a property, it obviously serves as a valuable tool for a prospective purchaser of commercial real estate. The Phase I also serves an additional – c...

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Will My Child Be Interviewed During My Divorce?

Attorneys Amanda Figland and Shari Veisblatt cover what you need to know about child interviews during a divorce. They explain what you should expect including the types of questions asked, if the interview will be recorded, and if the child’s preference is a factor in the final court decision.

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The Equality Act: Federal Anti-LGBTQ Discrimination Law Introduced in Congress

Last month, in a historic case, the U.S. Supreme Court recognized that same-sex couples—like their heterosexual counterparts— have the constitutional right to marry. On the heels of this decision, federal agencies and (surprisingly) Congress have been very busy! On July 15, 2015, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (&ldqu...

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Preparing Witnesses

Title:         “Preparing Witnesses” Date:         Thursday, July 23, 2015 Time:        12pm to 1pm Faculty:    Ann T. Greeley, Ph.D., Vice President, DecisionQuest Location:  &nb...

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Misclassification in the Cross-Hairs: DOL Issues new Interpretive Guidance

The U.S. Department of Labor has been busy of late. Fresh off of issuing a new Notice of Proposed Rulemaking proposing major changes to overtime exemptions (as summarized by HRLegalist), DOL Administrator David Weil has issued a new Administrator’s Interpretation addressing the misclassification of employees as independent contractors. The ...

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