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Guidelines and Ethics in Giving PowerPoint Presentations

Title:                   Guidelines and Ethics in Giving PowerPoint Presentations Date:                   Wednesday, December 7, 2016 Time:                   12pm to 1:30pm Faculty:                Sharen Nocella                           Location:...

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Obermayer Adds Medical Malpractice Attorney

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP adds Stuart J. Wolf to the firm’s medical malpractice group. Wolf practices in the firm’s Philadelphia office. Wolf focuses on medical malpractice, professional liability, and commercial litigation with an emphasis on high exposure matters. He has experience assisting physicians, physician practice gr...

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Preparation for Custody Evaluation

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Obermayer Attorney Presents Wage and Hour Seminar

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP attorney Ivo Becica presented a 50-minute webinar on FLSA Compliance which focused on looking at what will happen to the new overtime regulations now a federal court in Texas has issued a preliminary injunction. The webinar was hosted by TSheets, a time tracking software company, and HintonBurdick, CPAs an...

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William Leonard Appointed to Defender Association Board of Directors

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner William J. Leonard was elected to serve as a member of the Defender Association of Philadelphia’s Board of Directors.   Leonard has diverse and comprehensive experience in complex commercial disputes and serves as trial and appellate counsel to his clients. Leonard’s multi-faceted practice i...

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David Nasatir Appointed to PA Convention Center Authority Board of Directors

David A. Nasatir, Chair of the Business and Finance Department of Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP, was appointed to the Pennsylvania Convention Center Authority Board of Directors. Nasatir will replace Pennsylvania Attorney General-Elect Josh Shapiro, who sat on the board previously and will step down due to his new position. “The Pen...

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DHS Announces Immigration Benefits Just Weeks Before Trump is Inaugurated

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently issued a final rule related to certain employment-based immigrant and nonimmigrant visa programs.  The rule is set to go into effect on January 17, 2017, just days before Donald Trump’s inauguration as President.  The final rule is intended to conform regulations with long standing DHS ...

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Obermayer Adds Labor & Employment Attorneys

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP adds Charlene A. Barker and Lisa Koblin to the firm’s labor relations & employment law department in its Philadelphia office. The growing employment and labor team now boasts a total of 18 lawyers.             Barker focuses her practice on employment and labor law litigation, defending e...

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Season’s Greetings: Three Recent Wage and Hour Developments that Employers can be Thankful For

Overview With leaves falling, temperatures dropping, and Thanksgiving less than a day away, Americans are rapidly gearing up for the 2016 Holiday Season—the magical time between Black Friday and New Year’s when retailers kick into high gear, homes and storefronts are decorated to the nines, radio playlists take on a different tune, and we ...

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Christmas Comes Early — Texas Court Blocks New Overtime Rule Nationwide Saving Employers Millions of Dollars

Yesterday, Texas District Court Judge Amos L. Mazzant issued an order that immediately blocks the implementation of the Department of Labor’s (“DOL”) new overtime rule to the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”), which was scheduled to go into effect on December 1, 2016. In order to comply with the new overtime rule, employers across th...

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