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Western District Declines to Extend Gallagher Analysis to Regular Use Exclusion

The United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania recently held that the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s decision in ...
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Seven Year Statute of Repose Ruled Unconstitutional

Article by Daniel J. Margonari, Esq. On October 31, 2019, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, in Yanakos v. UPMC, 10 WAP ...
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Advanced Directives and Incapacity: When Should a Person’s Wishes be Overridden?

Article by Holli K. Bott, Esq. Burns White recently handled a matter in which a hospital sought to change a ...
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Damico, Horton Obtain Unanimous Defense Verdict for 3 Railroad Defendants

Attorneys David Damico and Ashley Horton obtained a unanimous defense verdict in the Court of Common Pleas, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania ...
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Mundy, Ciccone Obtain Federal Defense Verdict

Attorneys William J. Mundy and Nicholas F. Ciccone obtained a defense verdict on behalf of a local municipality, that municipality’s ...
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Burns White Attorneys Win Summary Judgment in PA Professional Liability Action

Attorneys James R. Schadel and Kenneth N. Schott, III successfully defended a legal malpractice action filed by the ex-owner of ...
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DataQs: How and Why Trucking Companies Should Challenge FMCSR Violations

Article by David R. Chludzinski, Esq. For most companies in the commercial trucking industry, managing safety and managing costs are ...
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Listen to Tom Kelly Share Workers’ Compensation Defense Insights on WWDB-AM Labor Show

Hear Thomas C. Kelly's legal insights and discussion on defending Workers' Compensation matters in the states of Pennsylvania and New ...
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Pennsylvania Supreme Court Upholds Unlisted Resident Driver Exclusion

The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania recently affirmed the Superior Court’s order holding that the unlisted resident driver exclusion (“URDE”) in ...
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Impact of ‘Berg v. Nationwide’: Will It Change Bad Faith Law in PA?

Article by Kathleen Dapper, Esq. and Daniel Twilla, Esq., published on the Legal Intelligencer   Published on August 16, 2019 On ...
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