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NCAA Brought Back Into Suit Over Student’s Death

Max Mitchell | May 3, 2016

The Pennsylvania Superior Court has pulled the NCAA back into a lawsuit over claims that it failed to perform proper medical testing of a student-athlete who died during a late-night basketball practice.

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NCAA Brought Back Into Suit Over Student’s Death
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  • Texting a Distracted Driver Could Now Bring Liability

    By Ben Seal

    As drivers encounter an increasing number of distractions behind the wheel, Pennsylvania law is adjusting to consider how civil damages should be meted out in motor vehicle accidents. If a recent opinion from a Lawrence County judge is any indication, anyone sending a text message might now be found liable for accidents on Pennsylvania's roads if they knowingly divert a driver's attention.

  • Judicial Retirement Age Ballot Question in Limbo

    By Ben Seal

    The question over judicial retirement was put to voters, whether it was official or not. But whether the question—and the answers—will count is an issue for Pennsylvania's courts to decide.

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  • Valuation in a Business Divorce

    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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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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