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Schnader Wins First Amendment Appeal in the Third Circuit

On September 23, 2019 by Schnader in News

On September 17, 2019 in the case of Northeastern Pennsylvania Freethought Society v. County of Lackawanna Transit System, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit reversed the judgment of the District Court and held that the First Amendment prohibits the transit authority’s advertising policy which had excluded […]

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Aviation Happenings – Fall 2019

On September 13, 2019 by Schnader in News

The Fall 2019 edition of the Aviation Group’s newsletter examines some of the most recent and relevant cases and developments in aviation, including: Second Circuit Holds that Federal Aviation Act Field Preempts State Statute Barring Airport from Extending Runway Atlas Pilot Union Cannot Use Work Stoppage as Negotiating Tactic, Says […]

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NY Super Lawyers Named

On September 12, 2019 by Schnader in News

The following Schnader attorneys were named as “New York Super Lawyers” for 2019: Barry S. Alexander William R. Dunlop Theodore L. Hecht Sarah Hewitt Scott R. Kipnis Kenneth R. Puhala Carl J. Schaerf Bruce M. Strikowsky In addition, Tracy J. Weinstein was named as a “Rising Star” by the editors […]

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Laurel Gift Testifies Before the PA Commission on Sentencing as Regional VP of the PA Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

On August 22, 2019 by Schnader in Criminal Defense

Laurel Gift, Chair of Schnader’s Criminal Defense Practice Group, testified on August 22, 2019 before the Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing, addressing the Sentence Risk Assessment Instrument recently proposed by the Commission. Gift testified on behalf of the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (PACDL) in her roles as Regional Vice […]

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