Pennsylvania

Internet Law

Vintage store operator says threat of social-media shaming is best way to deter shoplifting

Legal Ethics

Former Drinker Biddle staff attorney is suspended for overbilling the firm for his work

Copyright Law

Led Zeppelin denies most allegations in ‘Stairway to Heaven’ suit, but admits ‘exceptional talent’

Trials & Litigation

Law firm asks 3rd Circuit to block court-ordered interviews of over 30 clients

Trials & Litigation

Injured Amtrak worker is among the first to file suit over Philadelphia train wreck

Trials & Litigation

Suits over fatal Philadelphia Amtrak crash will depend on what NTSB finds: Was train going too fast?

Disability Law

Project attorney’s ADA suit says Pepper Hamilton didn’t accommodate his sleep disorder

Trials & Litigation

Criminal record expunged? That doesn’t mean it’s not available on private sector databases

Constitutional Law

Flag desecration case nixed against man who wrote AIM on US stars and stripes

Legal Ethics

Judge won’t budge on $1M sanction against lawyer; discounts legal technician’s testimony

Criminal Justice

Grand jury says state attorney general orchestrated leak and coverup

Civil Procedure

3rd Circuit says feds missed forfeiture deadline, awards gold coins worth $80M to dealer’s heirs

Trials & Litigation

Reed Smith can’t arbitrate malpractice claim; ex-client, an attorney, didn’t sign required form

White-Collar Crime

Former state supreme court judge mails court-ordered apology letters

Business of Law

Fox Rothschild opens Chicago office

Trials & Litigation

Judge orders embattled state AG to show why she shouldn’t be held in contempt for axing prosecutor

White-Collar Crime

Now-retired judge takes misdemeanor plea after dismissing DUI case for courtroom prosecutor’s nephew

Government Law

Nursing homes ask court to nix Cohen Milstein probe and void contingency-fee pact with state AG

Business of Law

Steptoe lays off 32, including 14 attorneys, following energy-price drop

White-Collar Crime

AG: Former bar president charged with UPL after 10 years in practice never attended law school