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Third Circuit Expands First Amendment Speech Protection for Students’ Off-Campus Speech

On July 1, 2020 by Schnader in Litigation

Theresa E. Loscalzo and Arleigh P. Helfer III published a client alert, “Third Circuit Expands First Amendment Speech Protection for Students’ Off-Campus Speech.” On June 30, 2020, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit held in B.L. v. Mahanoy Area School District, No. 19-1842, that a high school […]

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EDPA Breathes New Life into the Third Circuit’s Pre-Daimler Decision, Bane v. Netlink, Inc.

On June 3, 2020 by Schnader in Client Alerts

Samantha M.B. Demuren and Edward J. Sholinsky published a client alert, “EDPA Breathes New Life into the Third Circuit’s Pre-Daimler decision, Bane v. Netlink, Inc.” The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in Winters v. Akzo Nobel Surface Chemistry, LLC recently held that any company that […]

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The Legal Intelligencer Names David Struwe a 2020 “Lawyer on the Fast Track”

On May 29, 2020 by Schnader in Aviation

The Legal Intelligencer named David Robert Struwe one of the 2020 “Lawyers on the Fast Track.” This honor celebrates the next generation of legal leaders in Pennsylvania under the age of 40. Honorees will be recognized in a special editorial section of The Legal Intelligencer and at an awards ceremony […]

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Parallel Proceedings: The Pennsylvania Superior Court Adopts a Federal Court’s Framework for Analyzing Requests to Stay Civil Proceedings Pending Ongoing Criminal Prosecution

On May 12, 2020 by Schnader in Litigation

Danielle Bruno McDermott and Jonathan W. Hugg published a client alert, “Parallel Proceedings: The Pennsylvania Superior Court Adopts a Federal Court’s Framework for Analyzing Requests to Stay Civil Proceedings Pending Ongoing Criminal Prosecution.”  A not uncommon tactic of defendants facing both civil lawsuits and criminal charges is to attempt to […]

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