Pennsylvania

Criminal Justice

Ex-prosecutor charged with assault; she turned herself in when Starbucks video was made public

Judiciary

Retirement ends 54-year career of longest-serving US court clerk

Business of Law

15 lawyers to exit Miami IP boutique for Cozen O’Connor; 5 more left earlier for another firm

Careers

Ex-lawyer found a new career as a pastry chef while in prison

White-Collar Crime

Suspended Philadelphia judge pleads guilty to lying to FBI about small-claims case

Criminal Justice

Judge says sexual assault case against Bill Cosby can proceed toward trial

Injury & Accident Law

Those who knowingly send texts that distract drivers could face liability in Pennsylvania

Labor & Employment

School bus driver sues after his city transit job application is rejected over long-ago conviction

Consumer Law

Law firm to pay $1M to settle CFPB action over debt-collection practices

Mergers & Acquisitions

Pepper Hamilton and Reed Smith call a halt to merger talks

White-Collar Crime

Corporate lawyer with ‘spotless record’ faces RICO case over client’s payday loan business

Corporate Law

SEC brief supports fired in-house lawyer’s suit against Vanguard, says he qualifies as whistleblower

Criminal Justice

Convicted of UPL, former bar president with no law degree ‘provided a good service,’ her lawyer says

Legal Ethics

Former state supreme court judge fined $50K over objectionable emails, but keeps pension

Trials & Litigation

Judge says Chipotle social media rules violated labor law, orders rehiring of worker fired for tweet

Careers

Pennsylvania judge who won $291M Powerball jackpot plans to stay on the bench

Trials & Litigation

‘Intolerable’ DNA mixup not grounds for dropping murder retrial, judge rules

Criminal Justice

Slain shooting suspect had been declared legally dead in 2014

Legal Ethics

Ethics court blocks deal over Pennsylvania supreme court justice’s email

Trials & Litigation

Jury deadlocks in case against lawyer accused of neglect causing his dad’s death