Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Aughtry attorneys David Kovsky and Dustin Covello, discussed the benefits of captive insurance for businesses in an article for The Legal Intelligencer’s Wealth Management / Trusts & Estates Supplement.
Citrin Cooperman managing partner Mark Carrow shared thoughts on building a brand that sticks like Band-Aids in the latest issue of SmartCEO magazine. Read more: Building Brand
CityBizList Philadelphia notes that Judge Marina Corodemus (Ret.), managing partner of the alternative dispute resolution firm Corodemus & Corodemus, has been elected president of the Academy of Court-Appointed Masters (ACAM). Learn more: Corodemus Elected President
First Federal of Bucks County, based in Bristol, Pa., recently donated an additional $30,000 to three local service organizations. Bucks County Opportunity Council, Family Service Association of Bucks County and United Way of Bucks County each received $10,000 to fund vital community programs. Read more: Charitable Donations
Calkins Media, which publishes the Bucks County Courier Times and The Intelligencer, notes that the Pennsylvania-based Hepatitis B Foundation will hold its annual Crystal Ball Gala on April 11, in Warrington, Pa. The event is the major fundraiser for the nonprofit foundation. Read more: Crystal Ball
The Hartford Guardian reported on the work of Philadelphia trial attorney Joel Feldman in a recent story about the End Distracted Driving campaign. Feldman and his wife Diane began the effort after their daughter Casey was killed in 2009 by a distracted driver. Read more: End Distracted Driving
The Bucks County Herald noted that Krista Harper, of Harper Business Law, P.C. in Doylestown, has been appointed to the board of directors of First Federal of Bucks County. Harper provides legal counsel in the areas of real estate, succession planning and business. Learn more: Krista Harper
Vaccine News Daily announced that Dr. Robert Gish has become the new medical director for the Doylestown-based Hepatitis B Foundation, the only national, nonprofit organization dedicated to finding a cure for hepatitis B. Gish is a world-renowned researcher whose role will further support the organization in its quest for a cure. Learn more: Dr. Gish.
Bloomberg BNA interviewed Phil Karter, shareholder with the Philadelphia office of Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Aughtry, regarding the firm’s win in U.S. Tax Court of a case involving the use of historic development tax credits. Read more: Tax Court Win
Philadelphia criminal defense attorney Hope Lefeber discussed the implications of changes to federal drug trafficking sentencing guidelines in advance of the close of a public comment session on the proposed changes. Read more: Lefeber Discusses Sentencing
Peter M. Newman, of the personal injury law firm Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock and Dodig LLC, was highlighted in the Philadelphia Business Journal regarding his recent appointment to the Board of Governors of the Philadelphia Bar Association. Learn more: Peter Newman
Peter Paul Olszewski Jr. of the Scranton-Wilkes Barre personal injury law firm Scartelli Olszewski, P.C., was quoted in an article in The Citizens’ Voice regarding a criminal case.
Para-Plus Translations, Inc., a leading provider of translation and interpretation services, hosted an open house on Jan. 30 to celebrate moving into their new headquarters in Cherry Hill, NJ. The Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, of which Para-Plus is a member, helped hold an official ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the occasion. Learn more: Para-Plus Open House
ReedTech℠, a LexisNexis® company, has launched a new website to bring its various products and services – many of which serve the intellectual property industry – under one umbrella. Visit the new site at www.reedtech.com
Marianne Henry Saylor of the Philadelphia labor and employment law firm Willig, Williams & Davidson was elected to serve as president of the Lansdowne Borough Council. Springfield Patch notes that she first was elected to the borough council in 2011. Read more: Marianne Henry Saylor
Congratulations to attorneys from three Furia Rubel client firms for being named “Awesome Attorneys” in the Philadelphia area by Suburban Life magazine: Michael Stutman, of the Philadelphia office of the diversified business law firm Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Aughtry; Jessica Pritchard, of the Bucks County family law firm Williams Family Law, P.C.; and Sharon Steingard, of labor and employment law firm Willig, Williams & Davidson in Philadelphia. Read more: Awesome Attorneys
Partner Ezra Wohlgelernter, Esq., of Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock and Dodig LLC, described the Talmudic sources for contemporary tort law principles in the latest issue of PA Justice News. Read more: Talmudic Sources