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Business Law

Happy National Small Business Week to all the entrepreneurs and small business owners out there! Despite the huge hit taken as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, many small businesses are still thriving, and many are still being started up. It is crucial for both existing and new businesses to have guidance from an experienced Read More

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I Dissent.

“We are at last beginning to relegate to the history books the idea of a token woman.” – Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, on her legacy. We lost a legend this weekend. “When I’m sometimes asked ‘When will there be enough [women on the Supreme Court]?’ and my answer is: ‘When there are nine.’ People are Read More

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Personal Injury

Have you ever been involved in a car accident? Or injured in a trip and fall or slip and fall? People get hurt every day and often do not realize they could be entitled to compensation. Understanding the injury from both a physical and psychological viewpoint is what makes our lawyers so successful in obtaining Read More

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John Doe Linemen Injure Eagles Opening Game Hopes

The Philadelphia Eagles are not off to a great start this season. The long-anticipated opening game against the Washington Football Team went poorly to say the least. Philadelphia came out hot, going up 17-0. But with less than two minutes left in the first half, Quarterback Carson Wentz threw an interception (his first of three Read More

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Eagles and Jason Peters Provide an Example of Why Contingencies are Important in Contracts

The National Football League has resumed and the Philadelphia Eagles will get started on Sunday against the Washington Football Team, but today they took care of some legal business. The Eagles and Jason Peters tore up the contract Peters signed on July 14th and signed a new deal. Both sides recognized the deal no longer Read More

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Questions Remain for Social Security Tax Deferral Even After IRS Issues Guidance

Payrolls this Friday may provide employees with an additional 6.2% to their paycheck, but in the spring those individuals could have their paychecks reduced to make up for it. President Donald Trump issued the Memorandum on Deferring Payroll Tax Obligations in Light of the Ongoing COVID-19 Disaster (the “Memorandum”) on August 8, 2020. The Memorandum Read More

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Growing Confusion Over the Supreme Court’s Ruling to Keep DACA Intact

This June, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled against President Trump’s bid to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), holding that DACA recipients could legally remain in the country and continue to apply for renewal as well as for first-timers to submit new applications. However, since the ruling, the Trump Read More

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Student Loan Forgiveness

The CARES Act suspended student loan payments and interest for three months and authorized the Secretary of Education to extend the suspension for an additional three months. That extension ends on September 30, 2020. On August 8, 2020, President Trump issued the Memorandum on Continued Student Loan Payment Relief During the COVID-19 Pandemic (the “Memorandum”) Read More

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About to Submit a New/Renewal DACA Application?

If you are one of the 700,000 Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) recipients (nytimes.com) applying for renewal, or are interested in considering the program either for yourself or your child, the latest Supreme Court decision has allowed DACA to remain intact – for the moment. While the decision has been remanded for further proceeding Read More

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Are You a Rideshare Victim?

Have you been a victim of a rideshare accident – either as a passenger or as an innocent bystander on the street? If so, you may be eligible for compensation, including first party medical benefits (i.e. hospital bills and medical treatments) regardless of whether you own a car or hold car insurance. Pennsylvania requires rideshare Read More

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