Category Archives: Blog

Commonwealth Court Reverses Hearing Officer’s Exclusion Based On Parent’s Alleged Non-Residency

Whitacker-Reid v. Pottsgrove School District, 168 A. 3d 905 (Pa. Cmwlth. 2017) The Pennsylvania Commonwealth …

Posted in Blog, Municipal & School |

Anthem Pays Record Setting $16 Million HIPAA Settlement

In 2015, Anthem, Inc. was subject to the largest U.S. health data breach in history, …

Posted in Blog, Health Care Law | Tagged |

Pennsylvania Office of Open Records Updates RTKL Fee Schedule

Section 1307 of the Right-to-Know Law (“RTKL”) requires that the Office of Open Records (“OOR”) …

Posted in Blog, Municipal & School |

Recent Third Circuit CERCLA Decision Reaffirms the Importance of Environmental Due Diligence in Real Estate Purchases

A recent Third Circuit Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, (‘CERCLA’) decision reaffirms the …

Posted in Blog, Environmental, Real Estate |

No Retaliation Claim For IT Employee Fired After Criticizing School District

Wolgast v. Tawas Area Sch. Dist. Bd. of Educ., 16-2240 (6th Cir. 05/25/17): The Court …

Posted in Blog, Municipal & School |

Pennsylvania Courts Implement a Statewide Uniform Guardianship Tracking System (GTS) Effective Immediately

By Order dated August 31, 2018, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania adopted new Rule 501 …

Posted in Blog, Estates & Trusts | Tagged , , |

Wire Fraud: Are Realtors® at Risk?

The statistics about the rise of wire fraud in real estate transactions are staggering. Recent …

Posted in Blog, Real Estate |

Janus v American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees

U.S. Supreme Court Prohibits Forcing Non-Members to Pay Fees to Public Employee Unions On June 27, …

Posted in Blog, Labor & Employment |

Student Assaulted By Classmate Cannot Sue School District for Violation Of Constitutional Rights

D.M. by Sottosanti-Mack v. Easton Area Sch. Dist., CV 17-1553, 2017 WL 6557560 (E.D. Pa. …

Posted in Blog, Municipal & School |

Kevin Cummings Joins Tucker Arensberg’s Pittsburgh Office

Tucker Arensberg, P.C. is pleased to announce that Kevin J. Cummings recently joined the firm …

Posted in Blog, Insolvency/Creditor's Rights/Bankruptcy |