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Smooth Sailing: Streamlining Pennsylvania’s Business Entity Laws
Changes to Pennsylvania’s Business Entity Laws

On July 1, 2015, Act 172 of 2014, the Association Transactions Act (the “Act”), went into effect, overhauling Pennsylvania’s entity laws contained in Title 15, Corporations and Unincorporated Associations. Derived from the Model Entity Transactions Act (“META”), the Act seeks to modernize and streamline the “hub ...

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Katherine Missimer Elected to La Salle University Alumni Association Board of Directors

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP attorney Katherine Missimer was elected to serve on the La Salle University Alumni Association Board of Directors.

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Obermayer Attorneys Named To 2015 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® And Rising Stars Lists

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP is pleased to announce that a number of our attorneys were selected for inclusion in 2015 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers®.   Obermayer 2015 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers®  Banking David A. Nasatir  Bankruptcy Charles M. Golden  Business LitigationThomas A. LeonardWilliam J. Leonar...

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David Nasatir Presents at Financial Managers Society

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP partner David A. Nasatir spoke at the Financial Managers Society Philadelphia Chapter’s all-day seminar on April 23. He presented, “Pitfalls and Opportunities in the New Financial Marketplace: Staying Away from Promising Too Much Too Soon, or Doing Too Little To Protect Your Interests,” w...

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Obermayer Attorney Speaks at PhillyLiving Seminar

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP attorney Katherine E. Missimer presented, “Legal Pitfalls in Real Estate Investments,” at PhillyLiving’s monthly seminar, which introduced first-time investors to some of the issues inherent in buying investment properties. Missimer discussed the advantages of legal guidance in real estat...

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Spring Cleaning: Out With the Old, In With the New Pennsylvania Withdraws Endorsement 1010 and Introduces Endorsement 1530

Effective April 1, 2015, the Pennsylvania Department of Insurance (DOI) approved the Title Insurance Rating Bureau of Pennsylvania’s (TIRBOP) filing of Pennsylvania Endorsement 1530, along with the withdrawal of Pennsylvania Endorsement 1010. Title endorsements, such as these, provide additions or limitations of coverage attached to title ins...

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UPDATE: THE CONSEQUENCES OF MODIFYING PENNSYLVANIA’S POWERS OF ATTORNEY STATUTE POTENTIAL IMPACTS ON COMMERCIAL LOANS & LEASES

On April 14, 2015, pending legislation was passed by the Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee to resolve the current state of flux of confession of judgment provisions and the bill was sent to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for further approval; presently, there is no indication when this issue will be fully resolved.  As previou...

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The Unexpected Consequences of Modifying Pennsylvania’s Powers of Attorney Statute: Potential Impacts on Commercial Loans & Leases

Confession of judgment provisions in commercial documents remain in a state of flux until legislation pending in the Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee is approved and enacted. Until such time, we will keep readers updated on any movement of the bill and corrections it offers. Recent amendments to Pennsylvania statutes governing powers of atto...

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Net Neutrality: Will The Internet Still Be Open for Business As Usual?

New changes supposedly designed to foster a more “Open Internet” have resulted in something of a national backlash.  Although not unexpected, the Federal Communications Commission (the “FCC”) announced approval, on a partisan vote of 3-2, of its intention once again to attempt to regulate Internet activity.  A prev...

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Obermayer Adds Business & Finance Attorney

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP has added associate Christopher D. Hill in the firm’s Business & Finance Department. Hill will reside in the firm’s Philadelphia office. “We are excited to welcome Chris to firm,” said Business & Finance Department Chair David A. Nasatir. “He is our second new hire in...

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