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Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane arrives to be processed and arraigned on charges she leaked secret grand jury material and then lied about it under oath on Aug. 8, 2015, at the Montgomery County detective bureau in Norristown, Pa.

Senate Committee's Report on AG Kane Expected Today

Ben Seal | November 25, 2015

Embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane's protracted legal and political woes could unfold further Wednesday, when a special Senate committee is expected to issue a report on its investigation into her ability to fulfill the duties of her office with a suspended law license.

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    By Ben Seal

    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.

  • General Exclusion Doesn't Apply to In-School Autism Care

    By Ben Seal

    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.

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    By Terry Silver

    My advice to lawyers and CPAs is to prepare your clients for the prospect of a business divorce. A business relationship is no different than a marital one; people change, circumstances change, and people grow (and don't grow) in different directions. And by "preparing for a business divorce," I am referring to the need to create an operating agreement from the outset of a business relationship to address the following issues, if and when they arise.

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