Category Archives: Blog

2018 Health Savings Account Figures Released

Earlier this month, the IRS released the 2018 inflation-adjusted figures for contributions to Health Savings …

Posted in Blog, Employee Benefits/ERISA |

Middle School Gay-Straight Alliance Allowed To Pursue Equal Access Claims

Carver Middle Sch. Gay-Straight Alliance v. Sch. Bd. of Lake Cnty. Fla., 842 F.3d 1324  …

Posted in Blog, Municipal & School |

The law firm of Tucker Arensberg, P.C. is pleased to announce that 20 attorneys from …

Posted in Blog |

Nursing Homes Finally Score a Victory: the Supreme Court of the United States Rules that States May Not Treat Arbitration Agreements Differently than Other Contracts

As blogged about before, the nursing home industry has long been under fire for the …

Posted in Blog, Long Term Care |

Pennsylvania’s Attorney General Vows to Protect Pennsylvania’s Medical Marijuana Laws

Over the weekend, Pennsylvania’s Attorney General Josh Shapiro gave the commencement speech to graduates of …

Posted in Blog, Medical Marijuana |

Commonwealth Court Orders Teacher Reinstated When The School Board Fails To Strictly Comply With Statutory Procedures For Dismissing The Tenured Teacher

Vladimirsky v. School District of Philadelphia, 144 A.3d 986 (Pa. Commw. Ct. 2016).  The Commonwealth …

Posted in Blog, Municipal & School |

Congressional Spending Bill Expands Medical Marijuana Prosecution Protections until September

On Friday, May 5, 2017, President Donald Trump signed the Congressional spending bill that averted …

Posted in Blog, Medical Marijuana |

May An Amusement, Golf Course or Recreational Facility be Held Negligent When Customers Are Harmed For Injuries Occurring Upon Such Facility?”

Negligence is the failure to use ordinary care.  In order for a person to recover …

Posted in Blog, Hospitality |

Additional Banking Legislation is Introduced in U.S. Congress to Assist Marijuana Businesses

HR 2215, called “The Secure and Fair Enforcement Banking Act (SAFE Banking Act),” was introduced …

Posted in Blog, Medical Marijuana |

Updates to Pennsylvania’s Medical Marijuana Program

Yesterday, Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Health Dr. Karen Murphy provided an update on the application review …

Posted in Blog, Medical Marijuana |