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Amy L. Rokuson and Shari B. Veisblatt author New Jersey Family Lawyer Article

Family law attorneys Amy L. Rokuson and Shari B. Veisblatt authored “The Implications of Sheridan Warnings and Potentially Coercive Effects on Settlement: Should Attorneys and Judges Think Before They Speak?” in the New Jersey Bar Association’s New Jersey Family Lawyer Vol. 37, No. 4  (February 2017); (see p. 25).  Click HERE to read the a...

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Thomas Roberto Authors New Jersey Family Lawyer Article

Thomas Roberto authored “Parenting Coordination in New Jersey: The Surprisingly Nebulous Task of Removing a Parenting Coordinator” in the New Jersey Bar Association’s New Jersey Family Lawyer Vol. 37, No. 4 - February 2017 (see p. 19).  Click HERE to read the article.

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Montgomery and Bucks County Commissioners Speak at Obermayer

From left: Obermayer Partner David Nasatir, Montgomery County Commission Chair Val Arkoosh, and Bucks County Commissioner Rob Loughery Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner David A. Nasatir moderated a panel discussion on how the new administration might impact regional and local economies. Montgomery Commission Chair Val Arkoosh, M...

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President Trump Orders a Wall and Other Major Immigration Measures in His First Week in Office

  On January 25, 2017, President Trump issued three Executive Orders related to our immigration system and national security. Broadly speaking, the President’s orders focus on the following:  border security, removal of undocumented immigrants from the U.S., and the visa issuance by U.S. consular posts abroad.  Continue Reading  

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Gary Samms Quoted in Law360

GarySamms was quoted in, "Hospital, Doctors Can't Shake Claims In Negligence Action," in Law360. Click here to view the full article.

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Former Congressman Joins Obermayer

Former U.S. Congressman Michael G. Fitzpatrick joined the law firm of Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP as a partner in the firm’s Litigation Department. He will reside in the firm’s Philadelphia office.Mr. Fitzpatrick was elected four times to the U.S. House of Representatives in Pennsylvania’s Eighth Congressional District (109th, ...

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Closing the Salary Gap: Mayor Kenney Signs Philadelphia’s First Pay Equity Bill

Last month, Philadelphia’s City Council unanimously approved a pay equity bill — priming Philadelphia to become the first city in the nation to adopt comprehensive “wage-gap” legislation. Continue Reading

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January Tax Tidbits

Tax Tips for January 2017 are listed below. Rev Rul 2017-02, 2017-3 IRB January 2017 Rates:  Section 7520 Rate: 2.4% Annual Short Term AFR (0‐3 years): 0.96% Annual Mid Term AFR  (3‐9 years): 1.97% Annual Long Term AFR (over 9 years): 2.75% Continue Reading

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Department of Labor Refuses to Let the Clock Run Out on the Persuader Rule…How about Overtime?

On January 12, 2017, the Department of Labor filed a notice of appeal of District Judge Sam R. Cummings’ November order that blocked the Department of Labor’s controversial “persuader rule.” The rule, discussed by HRLegalist when it was announced in March 2016, required employers to disclose their agreements with outside consultants hir...

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Family Law Attorney Shari Veisblatt featured in 2017 edition of Suburban Family Life, "A New Start for a New Year"

Obermayer’s Family Law Practice attorney Shari B. Veisblatt is profiled in Suburban Family Magazine/2017 Health & Wellness Guide’s (Volume 7, Issue 10) cover and in the article, “A New Start for a New Year.”  Click here to read the article.

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