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Third Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Lawsuit Against PA in Turnpike Tolls Case

On August 16, 2019 by Schnader in Appellate

In a victory for Firm clients Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf and state Secretary of Transportation Leslie Richards, the Third Circuit affirmed the dismissal of a lawsuit against the Governor, the Secretary, and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, that sought to reduce the level of Turnpike tolls by hundreds of millions of […]

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Schnader’s Appellate Team Wins Third Circuit Reversal of Asylum Petition Dismissal and Halts Deportation of Political Refugee from Nepal

On July 16, 2019 by Schnader in Appellate

Schnader’s appellate team of Stephen Fogdall, Rachel Horton, and Timothy Lewis successfully advocated for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit to reverse the dismissal of the asylum petition of a political refugee from Nepal, effectively halting his deportation and allowing his asylum request to proceed. The federal […]

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Schnader Lawyers Named to PA Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

On May 9, 2019 by Schnader in Appellate

26 Schnader attorneys from our Philadelphia and Pittsburgh offices were selected for inclusion in the 2019 edition of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers. Selection for this honor is determined through polling and research, which identifies those lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Attorneys named to […]

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Pro Bono Victory Protects Attorney-Client Communications for Incarcerated Individuals in PA

On October 30, 2018 by Schnader in Alternative Dispute Resolution

UPDATE: March 25, 2019. A draft settlement in this matter has now been finalized, a month after suspending the trial in federal court following the first day of testimony by witnesses for the plaintiffs. The Pennsylvania Department of Corrections (DOC) has agreed to stop all photocopying of legal mail as […]

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