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HTMLMisclassification of Dancers Results in $10.8 Million-Plus Award
Caroline J. Berdzik, Dove A. E. Burns; Goldberg Segalla LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 29, 2014, previously published on December 1, 2014
Employers across the country are increasingly utilizing independent contractors to fill an ever-expanding array of positions. These jobs range from sophisticated, high-tech engineers and logistics professionals to doctors, nurses, construction workers, and food service providers. But employers who...

 

HTMLMore Headaches for NJ Employers as Six More Towns Pass Sick Leave Ordinances
Caroline J. Berdzik, Michael S. Katzen; Goldberg Segalla LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 28, 2014, previously published on November 13, 2014
The proliferation of municipality sick leave laws in New Jersey continues with no sign of letting up. Passaic, East Orange, Paterson, and Irvington recently passed their own paid sick leave ordinances, and voters in Trenton and Montclair approved similar laws in the recent election. It is...

 

HTMLPennsylvania Supreme Court Overrules Azzarello But Declines Opportunity To Adopt Restatement Third of Torts
Michael D. Brophy, Matthew R. Shindell, Sean T. Stadelman; Goldberg Segalla LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 27, 2014, previously published on November 24, 2014
On November 19, 2014, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court issued its much-anticipated decision in Tincher v. Omega Flex, Inc. Having originally granted allowance of appeal to decide whether to replace the strict liability analysis of Section 402A of the Restatement Second, Pennsylvania’s highest...

 

HTMLRestricting Employee Online Activity? Be Careful
Seth L. Laver, Michael P. Luongo, Patrick B. Naylon; Goldberg Segalla LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 27, 2014, previously published on November 13, 2014
Professionals take great pains to develop a positive reputation. Consequently, like all employers, many professionals monitor employee online activity to ensure that it adheres to internal policies and ethical standards. At times, employers may be justified, or even expected, to take action to...

 

HTMLNancy Grace’s False Accusations Land Her in Court
Joseph M. Hanna; Goldberg Segalla LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 27, 2014, previously published on November 13, 2014
On Monday, November 10, a lawsuit was filed in Denver against television commentator, Nancy Grace, for defamation. Known for her aggressive on-air antics, Grace could be facing more than just one complaint.

 

HTMLKevin Turner Releases Statement Before Fairness Hearing Tomorrow, Nov 19
Joseph M. Hanna; Goldberg Segalla LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 27, 2014, previously published on November 25, 2014
Just before the fairness hearing before the U.S. District Court Judge Anita Brody in Pennsylvania about the NFL Concussion Settlement, Kevin Turner, a former running back for the Philadelphia Eagles, released a statement urging the retired player plaintiffs and families to agree to the settlement...

 

HTMLFormer Client May Sue Without Appealing Underlying Matter
Michael D. Brophy, Seth L. Laver, Michael P. Luongo; Goldberg Segalla LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 27, 2014, previously published on November 11, 2014
enerally, a plaintiff has an obligation to mitigate her damages. In the context of a legal malpractice claim, the professional may argue that the plaintiff is obligated to cure the alleged harm by appealing the underlying issue. In the appropriate scenario, the defendant attorney may claim that the...

 

HTMLWhen and How to Report Ethics Violations
Paul S. Devine, Seth L. Laver, Jessica L. Wuebker; Goldberg Segalla LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 27, 2014, previously published on November 19, 2014
The legal profession is somewhat unique in that it permits self-policing. An attorney has an obligation to report misconduct; however, a threat to report misconduct may itself run afoul of the ethical rules. At issue are at least two competing rules of professional conduct. We all want to make sure...

 

HTMLS.O.L.: The Continuous Representation Doctrine
Peter J. Biging, Seth L. Laver, Jessica L. Wuebker; Goldberg Segalla LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 27, 2014, previously published on November 12, 2014
Statute of limitations laws are intended to protect defendants from stale and meritless claims. Moreover, these statutes pressure plaintiffs to institute supported causes of action while the evidence is ripe. Certainly, these statutes are an ally to the defense bar and can be a major obstacle for...

 

HTMLBravo Sued for Conspiracy by Creators of “Real Housewives”
Joseph M. Hanna; Goldberg Segalla LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 27, 2014, previously published on November 14, 2014
Last week, two original creators of “The Real Housewives of Orange County” sued their one-time partner and the television network, Bravo, for fraud, civil conspiracy, and breach of contract.

 


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