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Obermayer Selected as Top Trademark Legal Services Firm

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP was selected as a top trademark legal services firm for August 2013 by BestAttorneysOnline.com, an independent research firm. The highest ranking Philadelphia/Southern New Jersey area headquartered firm on the list, Obermayer was ranked second among the top 30 trademark law firms in the country in August 2...

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Michael Bertin Presents at Pennsylvania Bar Institute Child Custody Program

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – August 22, 2013 – Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner Michael E. Bertin co-presented at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s seminar titled: “Pennsylvania’s Custody Statute: Over Two Years Later and Still Evolving.”  Bertin is chair of the Family Law Section of the Phi...

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Obermayer Attorneys Named 2014 Best Lawyers

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP is pleased to announce that seven of our attorneys were selected for inclusion in the recently released 2014 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, regarded as a definitive guide to legal excellence in the region. In addition to being selected as a 2014 Best Lawyer, Ann G. Verber was also named Best Lawy...

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Child Relocation Decisions to Be Explained Near Time of Ruling

The evolution of the courts’ application of the new child custody statute continues at a consistent pace. A recurring issue that has been addressed by the Pennsylvania Superior Court pertains to the requirement of the trial court to provide the reasons for its decisions in custody cases on the record in open court or in a written opinion or o...

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WellPoint, Inc. Pays $1.7 Million for HIPAA Breach Arising When It Upgraded Its Information Systems

WellPoint, Inc. ("WellPoint"), a health benefits company, recently entered into a Resolution Agreement with the Department of Health and Human Services ("HHS"), in which WellPoint agreed to pay HHS $1.7 million to settle alleged violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 ("HIPAA") Privacy and Security Rules. In J...

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Michael E. Bertin Presents at Pennsylvania Bar Institute Family Law Program

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner Michael E. Bertin co-presented at thePennsylvania Bar Institute’s "Evidentiary Challenges in Family Law – Traditional and Electronic Communications" program. Bertin is chair of the Family Law Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association and a frequent author and lecturer on family law to...

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Obermayer Selected as Top Financial Services Firm

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP was selected as a top financial legal services and bankruptcy firm by BestAttorneysOnline.com, an independent research firm. The highest ranking Philadelphia/Southern New Jersey area headquartered firm on the list, Obermayer was ranked eleventh among the top 30 debt law firms in the country in August ...

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Karen Sanchez Named to Legal Intelligencer's "Lawyers on the Fast Track"

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP attorney Karen M. Sanchez has been named to this year’s Pennsylvania “Lawyers on the Fast Track” list by the Legal Intelligencer. The 38 individuals on the list are seen as the future leaders of the Commonwealth’s legal community. This year’s honorees were chosen by an evaluat...

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New Pennsylvania Child Support Guidelines To Go Into Effect

Beginning August 9, 2013, new statewide Child Support Guidelines will go into effect. For families whose combined net monthly income is $30,000 per month or less, the change in the amount of monthly support for minor children is negligible. In most cases, the monthly amount of support will increase $20.00 per month and in some cases, the amount of ...

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Hercules Grigos quoted on Philly.com on Bella Vista development

Obermayer partner Hercules Grigos is quoted in the Philly.com article highlighting the recent approval by the Philadelphia zoning board of a small set of variances for the development of 25 new single-family town homes in Bella Vista. Click here to read the full article.

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