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Samms and Keefe Obtain Defense Verdict in Pediatric Surgeon Case

Gary Samms and Eileen Keefe successfully obtained a defense verdict for a pediatric surgeon in a medical malpractice case in Philadelphia. The surgeon was accused of performing three abdominal surgeries, (one on day 2 of life), incorrectly which allegedly lead to cardiac arrest and hypoxia resulting in Cerebral Palsy, brain injury and the need for ...

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News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of August 24, 2014

News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every week for the latest health law news stories. Click here to view the full article.

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New Burdensome Federal Contracting Requirements

On July 31, 2014, President Obama signed the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order, which—for the first time—requires large federal contractors to disclose prior labor law violations, designate a Labor Compliance Advisor, and disclose wage and hour information to its workers. The provisions of the Executive Order take aim at fede...

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Tiffani McDonough Featured on Philly.com

Chillin' Wit' Tiffani McDonough, lawyer and legal blogger Tiffani McDonough is featured in this piece which highlights Obermayer's blog and her contributions as editor and a writer. She uses the blog to discuss legal issues in nonlawyerly lingo to help employers avoid employee lawsuits. Click here to read the full article.  

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Obermayer’s Estate Planning Newsletter - Summer 2014 - Snowbirds Beware: The Pennsylvania Tax Man Wants to Know Where Your Heart Is

Click on the title below to open a copy of Obermayer’s Estate Planning newsletter including articles “Snowbirds Beware:  The Pennsylvania Tax Man Wants to Know Where Your Heart Is,” “Some Reminders about Federal Estate and Gift Tax Exclusions,” information about IRAs plus a consumer tip on how to get your fee annu...

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What to Expect When Your Employees are Expecting

Does an employer have to provide a modified work schedule to a pregnant employee with morning sickness or light duty to a pregnant employee with lifting restrictions? The answer depends on who you ask. Most federal courts say no, but the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says yes. Fortunately for employers, resolution of this issue is on...

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What to Expect When Your Employees Are Expecting

Does an employer have to provide a modified work schedule to a pregnant employee with morning sickness or light duty to a pregnant employee with lifting restrictions?The answer depends on who you ask. Most federal courts say no, but the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) says yes. Fortunately for employers, resolution of this issue is o...

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Chinese Hackers Infiltrate Health System Network – Information of 4.5 Million Individuals Stolen

Community Health Systems, Inc. (“CHS”) reported yesterday that the information of approximately 4.5 million individuals has been affected by a Chinese cyber-attack. CHS and its affiliates own and operate 206 hospitals in 29 states. You can read the full post, view and subscribe to the blog by going to http://www.healthlawgurus.com.

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News from the Health Law Gurus™: Week of August 3, 2014

News from the Health Law Gurus™ is a weekly summary of notable health law news from around the country with helpful links to related content. Check back every week for the latest health law news stories. Click here to view the full article.

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Obermayer Attorneys Named 2015 Best Lawyers

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP is pleased to announce that seven of our attorneys were selected for inclusion in the recently released 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, regarded as a definitive guide to legal excellence in the region. This is the 5th year that Charles M. Golden, Nina B. Stryker and Ann G. Verber have been se...

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