While Philadelphia-area firms were looking better than the rest in the first half of 2016, based on revenue data collected by Wells Fargo Private Bank's Legal Specialty Group, the second half of the year is likely to show a drop-off.
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- Investigation Reports Over Phila. DA's Conduct Raise Questions
- Fox Rothschild Grabs Five Partners From Shrinking Minneapolis Firm
- AbbVie Must Give Up Withheld Papers in FTC Case
- Justices Take Up Full-Court Recusal Over Judge's Financial Gain
- AG's Decision to Not Take Up Sandusky Accuser's Suit Was Proper, Court Rules
As the dust settles in the wake of Kathleen Kane's conviction and resignation from office, the race to replace her as Pennsylvania's attorney general is ready to kick into gear, and political observers expect reform and integrity to take a prominent place in the campaign.
The state Supreme Court's decision to side with the Philadelphia teachers' union in holding the Philadelphia School Reform Commission could not cancel an expired collective bargaining agreement may presage the treatment of similar contract disputes in other distressed school districts and municipalities, education and labor attorneys say.
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The Legal's Construction Law supplement includes articles on jury selection and technology, amendments to the state's Mechanics' Lien Law, the use of mediation in construction accidents and tips to avoid delays.