Alexander G. Osevala

Alexander G. Osevala

Associate

Corporate, Business & Banking • Mergers & Acquisitions • Tax Assessment Appeals & Property Tax Exemptions

Alexander Osevala
Oct. 8, 2021

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Extends Potential Liability To Sister Corporations

In the recent case of Mortimer v. McCool Properties, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court addressed a doctrine, previously novel to Pennsylvania law, of piercing the corporate veil known as “enterprise” or “single-entity” liability. In a 7-0 decision, the Court ruled for the first time in Pennsylvania that sister corporations with substantially common ownership can be held […]