Tucker Arensberg Bankruptcy Attorneys to Present at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s 19th Annual Western District Bankruptcy Institute

Tucker Arensberg, P.C. attorneys Beverly Weiss Manne, Christopher L. Borsani, Donna M. Donaher and Michael A. Shiner are course planners and presenters at the upcoming Western District Bankruptcy Institute.  The program takes place on Wednesday, September 3rd from 8:30 am until …

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Highmark and UPMC Consent Decree

Click the link below to view the article, Highmark and UPMC Consent Decree, that originally appeared in the July 2014 Allegheny County Medical Society Bulletin written by Mike Cassidy.

Cassidy-Highmark and UPMC Consent Decree

Posted in Health Care Law, Med Law Blog

Brendan Delaney Joins Tucker Arensberg

The law firm of Tucker Arensberg, P.C. is pleased to announce that Brendan R. Delaney has joined the firm as an Associate.  Delaney joins the firm from the City of Pittsburgh Law Department.

Delaney concentrates his practice in the area …

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How the America Invents Act Has Changed the “One-Year Grace Period” for Filing Patent Applications

The United States patent system underwent a major overhaul last March with the implementation of key provisions of the America Invents Act (“AIA”).  The AIA is considered the most substantial change in patent law since 1952 and an effort to …

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Former Judge Searer Joins Tucker Arensberg

Tucker Arensberg, P.C. is pleased to announce that the Honorable Timothy S. Searer has joined the firm as Of Counsel.  Judge Searer served as President Judge for the Mifflin County Court of Common Pleas from 1994 – 2013.

In his …

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Tucker Attorneys Named Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Tucker Attorneys Named Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Tucker Arensberg, P.C. is pleased to announce that 20 attorneys from the firm’s Harrisburg and Pittsburgh offices were recently selected for inclusion in the 2014 edition of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and …

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Tucker Arensberg Receives the 2014 Outstanding Community Partner Award from Renewal, Inc.

Tucker Arensberg Receives the 2014 Outstanding Community Partner Award from Renewal, Inc.

Tucker Arensberg, P.C. is pleased to announce that it was presented the Outstanding Community Partner Award from Renewal, Inc. at its annual gala held at the Omni William …

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Tucker Arensberg’s Danielle L. Dietrich elected Vice-Chair of the Women in the Law Division of the ACBA

PITTSBURGH, PA, JUNE 5, 2014 – The law firm of Tucker Arensberg, P.C. is pleased to announce that Danielle L. Dietrich was recently elected Vice-Chair of the Women in the Law Division of the Allegheny County Bar Association (“ACBA”).  This …

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Pennsylvania Federal Court Rules on Important Grane Healthcare ADA Case

In a recent decision that has been making headlines across the country, a Pennsylvania federal court held that a local Cambria County company conducted over 300 unlawful pre-offer medical exams in violation of the ADA.  Cambria Care Center (“CCC”) had …

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U.S. Supreme Court Rules Severance Payments Can Be Taxed

It’s a common scenario for many employers. An employee who is terminated by the employer is offered a severance package.  The employee would prefer that the severance payments are made under a 1099 (and therefore not subject to any tax …

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