Dec. 1, 2017

New Bankruptcy Rules in Effect on December 1

Beginning December 1, 2017, several important changes to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure go into effect. There are significant modifications to the organization and wording of a number of Rules, but the most salient issues for creditors in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania are the new deadlines for filing proofs of claim and the […]

Nov. 5, 2017

FLB Attorneys Participate in “Wills for Heroes”

On November 4, 2017, FLB Attorneys, Chris McLean, Abby Martin and Veronica DeAngelo volunteered their time to the “Wills for Heroes” event held at the Barristers Club in Allentown. The Wills for Heroes program provides vital legal documents free of charge to our nation’s veterans and first responders, including wills, living wills, and powers of […]

Nov. 1, 2017

Register today for “The Business of Immigration”

Do you employ non-US workers? Do your competitors? We are a country of immigrants, yet we struggle to find the right balance between native and foreign-born residents and workers. This immigration conflict affects your business and community every day. Join FLB, The Small Business Development Council of the Lehigh Valley and The World Trade Club […]

Sep. 27, 2017

Patent Venue Standard in Sharp Focus

The confluence of recent patent opinions from the Federal Circuit and the District of Delaware looks to be bringing the standard for patent venue, post-TC Heartland, into sharp focus. Last week the Federal Circuit held in In re Cray (17-129) that Eastern District of Texas judge Gilstrap abused his discretion when he refused transfer of […]

Sep. 8, 2017

Christopher M. McLean Joins Real Estate and Corporate Law Groups

  Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba is pleased to announce that Christopher M. McLean has joined the Firm as an attorney in the Real Estate, Land Use & Development and Corporate, Business & Banking practice areas. “Chris has been involved in both real estate and corporate law for 15 years. He is a known commodity in […]

Jul. 11, 2017

U.S. / Africa Trade Opportunities

On July 10, Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, P.C., shareholder, Tim Charlesworth, acted as Presenter/Facilitator to the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders.  The Program was held at Lehigh University under the auspices of the Iacocca Institute. The Program consisted of 25 Fellows from various countries in Sub-Sarahan Africa.  The participants exchanged information and shared […]

Jul. 19, 2017

FLB named Top Law Firm and M&A Firm by Readers of Lehigh Valley Business

Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, PC has been named both the Top Law Firm and Top Mergers & Acquisitions Firm in the Lehigh Valley for 2017 by the readers of Lehigh Valley Business.  Thousands of votes were cast in Lehigh Valley Business’ inaugural reader rankings, and the results were published on July 17, 2017. “When you […]

May. 29, 2017

Tim Charlesworth Speaks at World Trade Center’s Annual Conference

FLB Attorney, Tim Charlesworth, was a speaker at the Harrisburg, PA World Trade Center’s 18th Annual International Trade Conference on May 25.  Tim’s presentation focused on Export Legal Compliance and Anti-Bribery/Corruption considerations in overseas business. Companies were cautioned to keep their Export Compliance Policies up-to-date, and the presentation emphasized that careful recordkeeping is critical.  Tim […]

Jul. 12, 2017

Lehigh Valley Featured in American Airlines In-Flight Magazine

During the month of July – the busiest airline travel month of the year – American Airlines passengers around the world will be learning why the Lehigh Valley is great place to visit, relocate and operate a business.  American Way, the in-flight magazine for American Airlines, is featuring the Lehigh Valley in its Spotlight series. […]

May. 25, 2017

Timothy D. Charlesworth Speaks at Delaware ExporTech

Tim Charlesworth, attorney/shareholder with Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba’s Corporate, Business and Banking group, recently gave a presentation for the Delaware ExporTech Program.  This event took place in Newark, Delaware.  Attendees represented several local companies, as well as the U.S. Department of Commerce and other partner organizations serving the International Trade Community. Tim’s presentation focused on […]