Blogs / Events / Articles / News

What is a protection from abuse (PFA) order?

Cara Boyanowski, Central Pennsylvania family law attorney, discusses what a protection from abuse (PFA) order is.

Read more >>

How can a protection from abuse (PFA) order help you in Pennsylvania?

David Ladov, Pennsylvania family law attorney, discusses how a protection from abuse (PFA) order can help you.

Read more >>

In Pennsylvania, how are protection from abuse (PFA) order violations handled?

Samantha Evian shares how protection from abuse (PFA) order violations are handled in Pennsylvania.

Read more >>

Where do you file a protection from abuse order in Pennsylvania?

Michael E. Bertin discusses where you can file a protection from abuse order in Pennsylvania.

Read more >>

How are Support Payments Enforced in Pennsylvania?

Family law attorneys, Cara Boyanowski and Samantha Evian, discuss how support payments are enforced in Pennsylvania.

Read more >>

Matthew A. Green Appointed Chair of Obermayer’s Recruiting Committee

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP attorney Matthew A. Green was appointed as chair of Obermayer’s Recruiting Committee. The departing chair, William Leonard, will remain on the Committee as a special advisor and chair emeritus.  Obermayer’s Recruiting Committee oversees the firm’s summer associate program, assists with lateral hirin...

Read more >>

HR Legalist posted Employers, Handle With Care: Philadelphia Gives Added Protections to Job Applicants with Criminal Histories

  On December 15, 2015, Mayor Michael Nutter signed off on several amendments to Philadelphia’s 2012 Fair Criminal Records Screening Standards Ordinance. The 2012 Ordinance was enacted to prevent discrimination against job applicants with criminal records, as it barred Philadelphia employers from making inquiries into applicants’ criminal h...

Read more >>

Obermayer Attorneys Present at Pennsylvania Bar Institute

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP attorneys Hercules W. Grigos and Alex P. Basilevsky presented on storm water litigation at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s 19th Annual Real Estate Institute. The two-day seminar covered hot topics in the areas of property owners’ rights, contracts, zoning, landlord/tenant issues and many other aspects...

Read more >>

Surrogacy Contracts are Alive and Well in Pennsylvania

In today’s modern world of technology, how babies are created is greatly different than in the yesterdays of our parents’ world.  Today, there are sperm donors, egg donors, gestational carriers, in vitro fertilization, to name just a few.  While not as common as traditional reproductive methods, technology is probably responsible for a signif...

Read more >>

Are Wearable Devices a Privacy Nightmare?

  Wearable devices, such as fitness trackers and smart watches, have taken the United States technology industry by storm. In the past three years, there has been a 500% increase in the number of fitness bands and activity trackers sold. The research firm Market and Market predicts that the industry will continue to grow at unprecedented rates an...

Read more >>