Does Your Nursing Home Discharge Notice Comply with the New Federal Requirements?

Long-term care providers should check their form notice of discharge to ensure that it complies …

Posted in Blog, Long Term Care

Another Round! – Second Set of Changes to Liquor Code Take Effect on January 16, 2017

Although short of complete liquor privatization in Pennsylvania, 2016 saw some of the most significant …

Posted in Alcoholic Beverages/Liquor Licensing, Blog

Tucker Arensberg Attorneys Honored by Human Action Pittsburgh

Humane Action Pittsburgh is honoring three people who helped to write or enact legislation that …

Posted in News

Private Sale Of Real Property Voided Where District Rejected “Substantially Higher” Offer From Charter School

In re: Private Property Sale by the Millcreek Township School District, 143 A.3d 1037 (Pa. …

Posted in Blog, Municipal & School

U.S. Senators Urge FINCEN to Update Guidelines on Legalized Marijuana

Later this year, the Pennsylvania Department of Health will award the first licenses for medical …

Posted in Blog, Medical Marijuana

The Third Circuit Court Of Appeals Denies Teacher Qualified Immunity Under The “State-Created Danger” Theory Where The Teacher Released A Kindergarten Student To An Unidentified Adult

L.R. v. School Dist. of Philadelphia et. al. No. 14-4640 (3rd. Cir. Sept. 6, 2016).  …

Posted in Blog, Municipal & School

Pennsylvania Commercial Power of Attorney Problems Fixed by Act 103 of 2016

It took almost 2 years, but finally this past October 2016, technical corrections were signed …

Posted in Articles & Newsletters, Blog Tagged

Competition for Medical Marijuana Permits Gets Tighter

At a news briefing yesterday held by Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Karen Murphy, the state …

Posted in Blog, Medical Marijuana

Special Needs Fairness Act

On December 14, 2016, President Obama signed the Special Needs Trust Fairness Act into law …

Posted in Blog, Estates & Trusts

Procurement Code Attorney Fee Award

Scott Enterprises, Inc. v. City of Allentown, 142 A.3d 779 (Pa. 2016) — Pennsylvania Supreme …

Posted in Blog, Municipal & School