James Schultz, the head of Cozen O'Connor's government law and regulatory affairs practice, is leaving the firm to join President Donald Trump's office of general counsel as associate White House counsel and special assistant to the president.
- Morgan Lewis Heads to Hong Kong After Orrick Raid
- Mass Tort Programs Saw Inventory Spike in 2016
- Dechert Lures Ex-Prosecutor David Kelley From Cahill
- Reed Smith Seals Hire of 50-Strong KWM Team
- Uber, Fighting Pa. Regulators, Calls $11.4M Fine 'Irrational'
- Blank Rome Snags Pittsburgh Energy Duo From Norton Rose
The Pennsylvania Superior Court's recent decision in High v. Pennsy Supply was a victory for plaintiffs in a products liability case, but the defense bar is chalking up the opinion as a win in a legal landscape still unsettled in the wake of the game-changing products liability case Tincher v. Omega Flex.
The concept of common-law forfeiture does not exist in Pennsylvania and the state government has no legal basis, absent statutory authority, for seizing so-called derivative contraband, the Commonwealth Court en banc has ruled.
In The Legal's Alternative Dispute Resolution supplement, read about arbitration limitations and the FAA, early intervention, mediation of liability and coverage and private mediation for LEP persons.
Welcome to the 23rd edition of PaLaw: Annual Report on the Legal Profession. As is the case every year, our aim with this magazine is to thoroughly encapsulate the past year in the Pennsylvania legal community.