A special committee of the Pennsylvania Senate reported Nov. 25 that it found sufficient basis for the Senate to move forward with due notice and a full hearing regarding the direct removal of Attorney General Kathleen Kane.
Arguments before the state Supreme Court in Harrisburg last week in a case over bad-faith penalties for government agencies that fail to pay contractors narrowed in on the legislature's intention in saying a court "may" enter an order for such penalties.
An insurer must provide coverage for in-school, autism-related services, despite a general exclusion saying services would not be covered in schools, the state Superior Court has ruled.
Welcome to the 22nd edition of PaLaw: Annual Report on the Legal Profession. Each year we use this magazine to provide a detailed view of the state of the law in Pennsylvania, from one corner of the state (and the profession) to the other. Our aim is to cover all aspects of the law in Pennsylvania, including both the public and private sectors.
Articles on Federal Pre-emption of State Products Liability Law, When Will a Liability Waiver Prevent Recovery?, Corporate Settlement Mills and Victim Compensation, and Products Liability Cases Arising From Holiday Fires.