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House of Horrors: What is the Purpose of Children and Youth Services?

Picture a bedroom–with little to no lighting, where all of the carpet has been removed, flies thrive upon the human feces covering the room, and the door leading from this dreadfulness is locked because the knob has been purposefully reversed. Sounds like a description of a room from a horror novel, right? Unfortunately, it was where Jarrod T...

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OCR Audits to Begin in 2016

Beginning in 2016, the United States Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR) will conduct another round of audits to gauge compliance with privacy provisions in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). This announcement comes in the wake of criticism leveled against OCR for inconsistencies ...

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Controversial Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act Passes in Senate

This week, the Senate passed a cybersecurity bill, called the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015 (the “CISA”), by a vote of 74 to 21. With the Senate’s vote, the bill is one step closer to becoming law. The CISA authorizes the Director of National Intelligence, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Defense, an...

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“Do Unto Others”: Philadelphia Holds First Ever Day of Kindness

  Yesterday, the City of Philadelphia held its first ever Day of Kindness, the goal of which was to inspire individuals, civic groups and companies to engage in acts of kindness. While spending a day focused on kindness may not seem like a productive use of company time, many employers don’t realize the detrimental effect that overlooking...

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Obermayer Partner Speaks on Knowledge Group Webcast

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner Michael S. Pepperman was a panelist on, “National Labor Relations Board Ambush Election Rules Unionizing a Workforce: What You Need to Know in 2015 and Beyond LIVE Webcast,” held by the The Knowledge Group. Along with other labor practitioners and academics, he discussed how these new rules imp...

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Paige Macdonald-Matthes Recognized by Lafayette College for Distinguished Service

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner Paige Macdonald-Matthes was selected by Lafayette College as the 2015 “William G. Wilson Distinguished Service Award” recipient. This honor recognizes Macdonald-Matthes for serving as an alumni admissions representative with sustained distinction, and acknowledges that she has demonstrated init...

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Paige MacDonald-Matthes Featured on Lafayette Website

Paige MacDonald-Matthes Featured on Lafayette Website as the winner of the College's William G. Wilson Distinguished Service Award. Click here to view the article.

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David Nasatir Mentioned on Philadelphia Free Press

David Nasatir was mentioned on Philadelphia Free Press as the moderator for Center City Proprietors Association's "Meet the Developers" event. Click here to view the article.

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David Ladov Featured on Child Custody in ‘High Tech’ on Tonight’s The American Law Journal, Philadelphia CNN-News Affiliate WFMZ-TV

David Ladov featured on Child Custody in ‘High Tech’ on Tonight’s The American Law Journal, Philadelphia CNN-News Affiliate WFMZ-TV. Click here to watch the video.

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Walter Cohen Quoted on Philly.com on Senate's Move to Remove Kane from Office

Walter Cohen was quoted on Philly.com on "Pa. Senate Takes First Steps Towards Removing Kane from Office." Click here to read the full article.

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