Category Archives: Blog

Short Term Rental, Long Term Impact: Municipal Regulation of AirBnb and Homesharing

Travelers across the world have embraced short term rentals from platforms such as AirBnb, VRBO, …

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15 Attorneys Included in the 2018 Edition of PA Super Lawyers

The law firm of Tucker Arensberg, P.C. is pleased to announce that 15 attorneys from …

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Can Cryptojacking Result in a Databreach?

Healthcare organizations should be aware of a new method, referred to as “cryptojackng,” that hackers …

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Creating a Circuit Split Regarding the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act: Rotkiske v. Klemm, — F.3d —, 2018 WL 2209120 (3d Cir. May 15, 2018)

The United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit issued its opinion in Rotkiske …

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Pre-Petition “New Value” Counts Toward the Preference Defense; Post-Petition “New Value” Does Not

By:  Hon. Judith K. Fitzgerald (Ret.) In an opinion that is informative although not precedential, …

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Direct Communication to Employees of Status of Negotiations Is Not An Unfair Labor Practice

Erie County Technical School v. Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board, 1818 C.D. 2016 (2017) (Commonwealth Court …

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No Monkeying Around with this Opinion – Naruto v. Slater, No. 16-15469, 2018 WL 1902414 (9th Cir. Apr. 23, 2018)

In case you are curious about the extent of animal rights under the law, take …

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Can Natural Gas Drillers Drink Your Milkshake?

The fight over the historical concept of the “Rule of Capture” as applied to gas …

Posted in Blog, Energy, Energy-Gas, Litigation |

Attorney Client Privilege is Not Dead – At Least Not in Pennsylvania

Confidential information that you give to your attorney is still protected in Pennsylvania.  The duty …

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Employment Performance Review Excluded from Peer Review Confidentiality

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled, on March 27, 2018, in Regenelli v. Boggs, Monogahela Valley …

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