Judge Perplexed Over Oil & Gas Companies’ Dispute

A dustup between two oil and gas companies stemming from an agreement over resources in Western Pennsylvania is better left for businesspeople to sort out, a federal judge said in a ruling this week.

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Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane waves as she enters the Montgomery County courtroom on Thursday, August 11, 2016, to continue her trial in Norristown, Pa. Kane, a first-term Democrat, is accused of leaking secret grand jury documents to the press and lying about it under oath. (Art Gentile/Bucks County Courier Times via AP, Pool)
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    By Lizzy McLellan

    Impeachment hearings for former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane continued well past her resignation from office three months ago, but attorneys say they still provided value as a new administration prepares to enter and repair the Office of Attorney General.

  • Judge Refuses to Seal Medical Malpractice Settlement Record

    By Max Mitchell

    A Lackawanna County judge has refused to seal settlement records in a medical malpractice case, saying defendants' concerns about potential impact on future settlement talks and loss of business did not outweigh the need to preserve public access to court records.

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Hank Grezlak, editor-in-chief of The Legal Intelligencer, discusses the economic outlook for 2016 before the Legal Marketing Association, Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter.
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