Nov. 23, 2016

Employment Law Alert: Court Halts New Overtime Regulations

Yesterday, in a surprising and unusual decision, a federal court in Texas issued an order preventing the U.S. Department of Labor’s implementation and enforcement of the new overtime regulations it issued on May 18, 2016.  Those Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) regulations were scheduled to go into effect on December 1, 2016, and would have […]

Kenneth Charette
Nov. 2, 2016

Updates to the Cuban Embargo

As a result of recent changes, there may be more opportunities for US citizens to do business in Cuba (or with Cuban businesses).

Steven T. Boell
Oct. 28, 2016

Medical Marijuana Updates for Growers, Processors and Dispensaries

Medical Marijuana is one step closer to reality with recent temporary and draft regulations published by the state of Pennsylvania.

Kenneth Charette
Oct. 27, 2016

New Federal Law Gives Nursing Home Patients the Right to Sue

Nursing homes should consider reviewing their patient care agreements in order to ensure that they comply with a new federal law.

Joshua A. Gildea
Oct. 25, 2016

Your Construction Business Could Be Liable to Secondary Buyers: Protect Yourself

The take-home lesson for worried home builders is that promotional materials should correctly describe your work and ensure you deliver what you advertise.

Kenneth Charette
Oct. 23, 2016

EpiPen Maker Agrees to Settle False Claim Act Case for $465 Million

Using the EpiPen case as an example, healthcare providers must carefully structure operations to ensure compliance with various fraud and abuse laws.

Peter E. Iorio
Oct. 18, 2016

The New Jersey Estate Tax is Going Away – Is Your Estate Plan Up to Date?

Given the recent amendments to the New Jersey Estate Tax, now is a good time to determine if your estate plan is up to date.

Douglas J. Smillie
Oct. 13, 2016

Strategies For Dealing With Preference Claims In Bankruptcy Cases

Understanding and clearly conveying possible defenses will aid businesses confronting bankruptcy preference clams.

Maraleen D. Shields
Oct. 7, 2016

Increased Nursing Home Scrutiny on the Horizon

Consult experienced healthcare counsel to help navigate your nursing care facility through the licensure and survey process and prevent and manage risk.

Maraleen D. Shields
Sep. 28, 2016

So You Want to Prescribe Medical Marijuana? What Every Physician Needs to Know

Because there is much to be learned about the impact of the Pennsylvania medical marijuana law, physicians must tread carefully.