Legal Articles: Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.

 







Document(s) published by this organization: 100


View Page: Prev  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next  
Show: results per page
Sort by:

HTMLPhilly Jury Finds Asbestos Did Not Cause Colon Cancer
Timothy D. Rau; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
October 31, 2014, previously published on October 24, 2014
In the case of Barbara Goll, Executrix of the Estate of Louis T. Goll, III v. Ace Hardware Corp., Philadelphia County, C.C.P., October Term 2011, No. 3406, plaintiff alleged that her deceased husband, Louis Goll, contracted colon cancer and died at the age of 59 as a result of exposure to asbestos....

 

HTMLInterpreting the Definition of “Employment” Under N.J.S.A. 34:15-36 of the Act in the Context of Off-Premises Employment.
Dario J. Badalamenti; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
October 3, 2014, previously published on October 1, 2014
The petitioner, a school bus aide, filed a claim with the Division of Workers’ Compensation seeking medical and indemnity benefits after she was injured while stepping from the school bus. The respondent denied that the petitioner’s accident arose out of and in the course of her...

 

HTMLCondo Officer/Director Liability in Florida
John Viggiani; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 30, 2014, previously published on September 1, 2014
Over the last 20 or 30 years, condominium living has increased. With this increase has come the need for condominium associations and, with it, the need for owners to step up and serve as officers and board members of these associations. However, due to the litigiousness of society, fewer and fewer...

 

HTMLSupreme Court’s Halliburton Ruling May Be A Curse in Disguise for Securities Defendants
Gregory P. Graham; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 30, 2014, previously published on September 1, 2014
On June 23, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its anticipated decision in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., 134 S.Ct. 2398 (2014). Although pre-decision discussion speculated that the case might become the most important securities decision in years, the Court ultimately chose a...

 

HTMLComparing Apples to Oranges
Sarah B. Cole; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 30, 2014, previously published on September 1, 2014
What is an “underinsured” motor vehicle in Delaware? Up until a short time ago, if all applicable policies of bodily injury liability coverage available totaled less than the amount of the claimant’s own uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage, that claimant would be deemed...

 

HTMLTooey Is Not Just A Bunch Of “Hooey”— Practical Tactics for Defending an Employer in The Realm of Toxic Tort Litigation
Christine P. Dower, Christopher N. Santoro; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 30, 2014, previously published on September 1, 2014
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s ruling in Tooey v. A.K. Steel Corp., 81 A.3d 851 (Pa. 2013) represents a significant shift in Pennsylvania law. In the wake of Tooey, new companies are being targeted and new theories of liability are being raised in toxic tort cases filed throughout the...

 

HTMLWhistle While You Work? The Lack of Consensus Regarding Who Is a Whistleblower Is No Fairy Tale
Kerri H. O'Brien; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 30, 2014, previously published on September 1, 2014
Under the Dodd-Frank Reform Act, Pub.L. No. 111-203, 124 Stat. 1367 (codified as amended in scattered sections of U.S.C. titles 7, 12, 15 and 31), employees who blow the whistle on possible securities law violations are protected. The Dodd-Frank Act extends such protection to those employees who...

 

HTMLCable Technicians Can Be Traveling Employees With No Fixed Place Of Employment.
Francis X. Wickersham; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 29, 2014, previously published on October 1, 2014
The claimant began each workday by reporting to the employer’s facility, where he received his assignments and picked up equipment. He then spent the rest of his workday traveling to various customer locations. He took his company vehicle home each night and used it to report to work in the...

 

HTMLCan Seek Benefits After Quitting, Provided You Establish Injury Occurred In Course Of Employment. Employer Not Judicially Estopped From Arguing Claimant Not An Employee At Time Of Injury, Even If Employment Admitted In Answer To Civil Action Complaint.
Francis X. Wickersham; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 29, 2014, previously published on October 1, 2014
The claimant informed his manager that he was quitting. According to company policy, the manager accompanied the claimant to his company truck to remove his personal belongings. After removing these items, the claimant tripped and fell, sustaining injuries. The claimant timely reported his injury....

 

HTMLSupreme Court Of New Jersey Holds That Cardiovascular Death Is Not Compensable.
Angela Y. DeMary; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 29, 2014, previously published on October 1, 2014
The New Jersey Supreme Court reiterated that there remains a heightened standard of proof and causation for cardiovascular claims. The Supreme Court opined in Rennerr/i> that the decedent husband/petitioner failed to sustain his burden of proving a compensable cardiovascular death.

 


View Page: Prev  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next