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HTMLWhat Remains of Act 13 in Pennsylvania after Robinson? Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court Strikes Further Provisions of Act 13 as Unconstitutional
Michael J. Cawley, Kathleen D. Wilkinson; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 19, 2014, previously published on August 15, 2014
Earlier this year, we reported in our Client Alert dated January 15, 2014, on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s decision in Robinson v. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 83 A.3d 901 (Pa. 2013). In Robinson, the Supreme Court struck down as unconstitutional provisions of Act 13 that required...

 

HTMLDe Facto Plan Administrator Claims in the First Circuit
Joshua Bachrach; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 17, 2014, previously published on July 10, 2014
According to 29 U.S.C. § 1132(c)(1)(B) of ERISA, it is within a court’s discretion to award a penalty of up to $110 per day based on an administrator’s failure to comply with a plan participant’s or beneficiary’s request for plan documents. Citing to Law v. Ernst &...

 

HTMLPennsylvania Effectively Eliminates Workers’ Compensation Act as Source of Protection for Employers from Suits Arising Out of Latent Occupational Disease Lawsuits
Michael J. Cawley; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 21, 2014, previously published on February 18, 2014
On January 29, 2014, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court denied defendants’ Petition for Reargument of the Court’s November 22, 2013, ruling in Tooey v. AK Steel Corp. et al. The ruling held that the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act (the Act) did not provide a bar to the lawsuits...

 

HTMLPennsylvania Supreme Court Rules on Whether Drug Company Has Expanded Duties
Henry F. Canelo, Kathleen D. Wilkinson; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 19, 2014, previously published on February 10, 2014
On January 21, 2014, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held in a 4-2 vote in Lance v. Wyeth, 2014 PA. 17 EAP 2011 (PA Supreme Court 2014), that a pharmaceutical company for the first time under Pennsylvania law may face negligence claims where the drug manufacturer introduced a drug into the...

 

HTMLPennsylvania Supreme Court Declares Portions of Marcellus Shale Act Unconstitutional, Upholds Local Regulation of Oil and Gas Operations
Michael J. Cawley, Kathleen D. Wilkinson; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 17, 2014, previously published on January 15, 2014
On December 19, 2013, in Robinson Township v. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania et al., the Pennsylvania Supreme Court declared portions of Act 13 of 2012 (Act 13), commonly known as the “Marcellus Shale Act,” unconstitutional. As enacted by the Pennsylvania legislature and signed into law...