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

 







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HTMLHospital’s Board Meeting Minutes May Be Protected by Attorney-Client and Peer Review Privileges, But a Department of Health Investigation is Not Privileged
Daniel Dolente; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 14, 2015, previously published on July 6, 2015
Michael Yocabet received a kidney transplant from Christina Mecannic. Prior to the transplant, Yocabet did not have Hepatitis C. It was determined after the surgery that UPMC had transplanted a Hepatitis C-infected kidney from Mecannic. As a result of the transplant, the Department of Health (DOH)...

 

HTMLA Reservation of Rights Letter is Ineffective When it is Untimely and Not Specifically Addressed to the Additional Insured
Allison L. Krupp; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 14, 2015, previously published on July 6, 2015
In this unprecedented and highly impactful case, the Pennsylvania Superior Court held that two separate reservation of rights (ROR) letters were ineffective as to an additional insured because they were addressed to the named insureds and were sent seven months after the underlying complaint had...

 

HTMLA Defendant’s Answer Does Not “Open the Door” to Privileged Communications
Daniel Dolente; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 13, 2015, previously published on July 6, 2015
The plaintiff averred in her complaint that an anesthesiologist who performed a pre-surgical evaluation of the decedent was impaired by alcohol at the time of his consult. The anesthesiologist specifically denied that he suffered from any condition that affected his ability to provide appropriate...

 

HTMLDamage Cap under Political Subdivision Tort Claims Act Applies to Each Local Agency Defendant, Not in the Aggregate, when there is More than One Local Agency Found Liable
Paul G. Lees; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 13, 2015, previously published on July 6, 2015
The plaintiff homeowner association, owner of a pond created by an earthen embankment dam, brought claims of negligence and violations of the Storm Water Management Act (SWMA), 32 P.S. §§680.1-680.17 against the defendant township and school district. The school district built a sports...

 

HTMLClarification of the Premises Rule in the Context of Injuries Occurring During Ingress and Egress from Work
Dario J. Badalamenti; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 13, 2015, previously published on July 6, 2015
The petitioner parked her car in the parking garage of the office building in which she worked for the respondent, one of five tenants in the multi-story. While in the lobby, she tripped and fell into an elevator, injuring her knee.

 

HTMLThe Court Distinguished the Belt Painting Case, Which Held that a Bodily Injury Liability Claim Resulting From Inhalation of Paint Fumes Did Not Arise Out of the Discharge of Pollutants
Allison L. Krupp; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 13, 2015, previously published on July 6, 2015
The Third Department of the Appellate Division held that both a pollution exclusion and a faulty workmanship exclusion applied to exclude coverage on a first-party policy that included coverage for a building in a government complex. During construction work on a parking garage beneath the...

 

HTMLInvestor is Not Liable for Past Due Assessments Owed to the HOA by Its Predecessor in Interest
Andrew J. Marchese; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 13, 2015, previously published on July 6, 2015
The Westwood Gardens Homeowner’s Association (HOA) demanded that the investor who purchased two single-family residences at a foreclosure sale pay the HOA for all past due assessments, including those incurred by its predecessor in interest. The investor paid the HOA under protest, reserving...

 

HTMLU.S. Supreme Court Finds that a Pregnant Employee Who Was Denied a Lifting Restriction Accommodation Survives Summary Judgment When the Employer Offers Similar Restrictions to Non-Pregnant Employees Who Have On-The-Job Injuries or Other Disabilities
Lee C. Durivage; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 13, 2015, previously published on July 6, 2015
The U.S. Supreme Court determined that an employee created a genuine issue of fact (requiring denial of summary judgment) when that pregnant employee presented evidence that the employer provided more favorable treatment to other employees whose requests for lifting restriction accommodations could...

 

HTMLPennsylvania Superior Court Further Limits the Limited Tort Defense
Patrick M. Carey; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 13, 2015, previously published on June 1, 2015
After criticizing the reasoning behind a decision it rendered in 1997, the Pennsylvania Superior Court opted to follow that flawed logic when deciding the recent limited-tort case of Varner-Mort v. Kapfhammer, 109 A.3d 244 (Pa.Super. 2015). In that case, Donna Varner-Mort was involved in an...

 

Adobe PDFPennsylvania’s Medical Cannabis Bill Passes in the Pennsylvania Senate
Anthony Natale; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 24, 2015, previously published on June 16, 2015
Senate Bill 3, known as Pennsylvania’s Medical Cannabis Bill, resoundingly passed in the Pennsylvania Senate by a vote of 40-7. The Bill is currently awaiting House review before it could become law in Pennsylvania. The line of opposition in the House to this Bill is couched in terms of...

 


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