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Pokémon No! A Strategy Guide on Handling the Latest Smartphone Craze in the Workplace

Although Pokémon Go is only 21 days young, over 30 million users have downloaded and played the augmented reality game on their smartphones.  In the latest release of the pocket monster franchise, your mission is to capture and train pokémon—facsimiles of real and fictional creatures ranging from caterpillars and pigeons to electric mice a...

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Gary Samms Quoted in Peer Review article

Gary Samms is quoted in a peer review article from The Legal Intelligencer (July 13, 2016) Click here to read the full article.

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Obermayer Partner Speaks at PA Association of Private School Administrators

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner Benjamin Pratt presented at the 68th Annual Conference for the Pennsylvania Association of Private School Administrators (PAPSA) for Career Colleges and Schools. He discussed, “Protect your School: Key Employment and Labor Law Issues,” which provided Owners and Administrators an update on the r...

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SECOND SATURDAY: What Everyone Needs to Know About Divorce – August 13, 2016

Obermayer's Family Law Group attorneys Shari Veisblatt and Amy Rokuson will be speaking at the Second Saturday Workshop on August 13, 2016.    

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The Great Debate: Policing Politics in the Office

With the Republican National Convention well underway and the Democratic National Convention set to begin in Philadelphia on July 25, 2016, the workplace is abuzz with political discussions, a flood of political memes and impassioned debates about this year’s election cycle. As the presidential election heats up—employers have found thems...

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Breach of ePHI Results in $2.7 Million Fine

Oregon Health & Science University (“OHSU”) has paid $2.7 million to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) to settle allegations that it violated the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (“HIPAA”). OHSU must also comply with a three-year corrective action plan. ...

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Divorce Settlement Meetings – Tips for Success

Clients often think that once attorneys are involved in a divorce case it automatically means that they will not be able to settle their case without court intervention. However, even when attorneys are involved, cases settle out of court. A ‘four-way meeting’ (as we often refer to these conferences) is a session where the attorneys and the cli...

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Walter Cohen and Bob Jubelirer Quoted in Pittsburgh Post-Gazatte

Walter Cohen and Bob Jubelirer were quoted in Pittsburgh Post-Gazatte, "Trial for former Penn State administrators still up in the air." Click here to read the full article.

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Michael E. Bertin Elected Second Vice Chair of the Family Law Section of the PA Bar Association

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner Michael E. Bertin was elected Second Vice Chair of the Family Law Section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Bertin is a former Chair of the Family Law Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association and a frequent author and lecturer on family law topics. Bertin also co-wrote the book on Pennsylvani...

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The New New Jersey Uniform Trust Code:

July 18, 2016 -- As of this week, the New Jersey Uniform Trust Code is in effect.  In honor of it’s “birth day” we wanted to repost our overview originally posted in February 2016.  The New New Jersey Uniform Trust Code: Creating Uniformity for Beneficiaries, Trustees and the Professionals that Advise Them As an estate planning attorney,...

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