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Tassos Efstratiades featured in National Herald

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania--May 24, 2012--Anastasius (Tassos) Efstratiades, co-chair of the firm's Business & Finance Department, is featured in the current  Sunday supplement of the National Herald (a Greek language newspaper with national circulation).  The supplement features Mr. Efstratiades' background and career achievements as ...

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Gary Samms Obtains Defense Verdict

Gary Samms obtained a defense verdict on behalf of his client, radiologist Seyed Hashemi, M.D., who was accused of misinterpreting and failing to properly report the findings of mammogram and ultrasound studies on a 45-year old woman diagnosed with breast cancer. After a 7-day trial in Bucks County, Dr. Hashemi was found by the jury to have acted w...

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Obermayer's Gary Samms featured speaker at Pennsylvania's Professional Liability Committee's CLE program

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania –May 22, 2012-- On May 21, 2012, Gary Samms was the featured speaker at the Montgomery County Bar Association/Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Pennsylvania Professional Liability Committee’s CLE program on “Avoiding Legal Malpractice.”Samms chairs Obermayer's Professional Liability Practice Gro...

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U.S. District Court Invalidates “Quickie Election” Rules

As we previously reported in an earlier Obermayer Alert (http://www.obermayer.com/whatsnew.php?action=view&id=409), the National Labor Relation Board’s (“NLRB” or “Board”) “quickie election” rules became effective on April 30, 2012. Two weeks later, on May 14, 2012, the U.S. District Court for the Distr...

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Obermayer’s Michael Bertin Participates in PA Bar Institute’s Annual Family Law Institute

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania-–May 1, 2012-–Obermayer’s partner Michael E. Bertin, participated in the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s (PBI) Annual Family Law Institute recently held and webcast live in Philadelphia. Bertin, presented the plenary session and the case law updates for equitable distribution and support. Bertin, a m...

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What's Up with the NLRB in 2012: Change is in the Air

Location: Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP One Penn Center, 19th Floor (Conference Room 19A) 1617 John F. Kennedy Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19103-1895 P (215) 665-3000 The Firm’s office is conveniently located in the Suburban Station building and is easily accessible via SEPTA.For driving directions click here. Date:  Wednes...

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Obermayer Expands Pittsburgh Office With Addition Of Andrew Horowitz

PHILADELPHIA –April 23, 2012 –Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP is pleased to announce Andrew J. Horowitz has joined the litigation department at Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP as an associate. Based in the firm’s Pittsburg office, Horowitz focuses his practice on a variety of general and commercial litigatio...

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Obermayer Attorneys Named to 2012 New Jersey Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

 

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Scratch April 30th -- D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals Enjoined The NLRB From Enforcing Its New Notice Posting Rule

As you may recall, the National Labor Relations Board’s notice posting rule was previously scheduled to go into effect on November 30, 2011; however, implementation of that rule was postponed until January 31, 2012, and then again to April 30, 2012. On April 17, 2012, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia granted an emergency...

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Obermayer's Michael Phillips Receives Unsung Heroes Award

Michael Phillips was named to The Legal Intelligencer’s first class of recipients for its Unsung Heroes award. Phillips was selected from among the dozens of nominations The Legal received for his tireless efforts to help the underprivileged and for his successful pro bono work. Phillips was featured in the Legal Intelligencer pro-bono supple...

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