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Omarosa's NDA Battle -- Confidentiality and Context in the Workplace

The business world has much more to learn from the Omarosa Manigault White House battle than just fashionable workplace attire and a flair for the dramatic. The battle between the White House and Omarosa over the scope of her disclosures brings the issue of Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDA), and their efficacy and enforceability to the forefront.  E...

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Securities and Exchange Commission Adopts Amendments to Rule 15c2-12

On August 20, 2018 the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) adopted amendments to 17 CFR 240.15c2-12, commonly referred to as “Rule 15c2-12”, which deals with continuing disclosure obligations.   According to the SEC’s press release, the amendments “focus on material financial obligations that could impact an issuer’s liquidi...

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PA Supreme Court Grants Hearing to Obermayer Attorneys in Gamesa Energy v. Tenn Penn Center case

Congratulations to Jeffrey Batoff, Nicholas Poduslenko and Samantha Koopman. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has agreed to hear their appeal in Siemens-Gamesa v. Ten Penn Center--a commercial landlord-tenant contract dispute.  The case recently received coverage in The Legal Intelligencer.   CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL ARTICLE.

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Reasonable Needs Now to Be Considered in High-Income Child Support Cases

The recent Pennsylvania Supreme Court case of Hanrahan v. Bakker, 186 A.3d 958 (Pa. 2018), a unanimous decision, and a case of first impression, changes the application of the high-income child support guidelines in Pennsylvania. Child support in Pennsylvania is governed by a statute and guidelines contained in the Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Proc...

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Obermayer Partner Leads State Volunteer Agency to #1 Ranking in the U.S.

Congratulations to Volunteer West Virginia, the lead agency for national and state volunteerism in West Virginia, for ranking #1 in the United States. Volunteer West Virginia administers $8M in federal, state and local funding for volunteer projects throughout the state of West Virginia each year, and is the top producer of AmeriCorps volunteers in...

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Non-Compete Agreements and H-1B Visa Workers

Some employers require employees to enter into non-competition agreements at the time of hire, preventing them from competing with their employer during employment and during a certain time period after their employment ends. Non-compete agreements are often presented to employees with access to intellectual property, trade secrets, customer li...

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Obermayer Attorneys Selected Best Lawyers in America

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – August 15, 2018 – Obermayer is pleased to announce that nine of our attorneys were selected for inclusion in the recently released 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, regarded as a definitive guide to legal excellence in the region.   Obermayer’s selected Best Lawyers and their respective areas of prac...

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Hillary Moonay Elected Treasurer of Family Law Section of PA Bar Association

Doylestown, Pennsylvania – August 15, 2018 – Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner Hillary J. Moonay was elected to the officer position of Treasurer of the Family Law Section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. She has been actively involved in numerous professional associations, including the Pennsylvania Bar Association Family ...

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Michael Bertin Elected Chair Elect of Family Law Section of PA Bar Association

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner Michael E. Bertin was elected to the officer position of Chair Elect of the Family Law Section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association.  Bertin is a former Chair of the Family Law Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association and a frequent author and lecturer on family law topics. Bertin also co-wrote ...

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Jeffrey Cadle Authors Law360 Expert Analysis on Fluctuating Workweek in Pennsylvania

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