Category Archives: Legal Watch

Can My Employer Ask if I Received a COVID Vaccine?

Apr
14
2021

As of April 13, 2021, all adult Pennsylvanians are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. As eligibility requirements and availability of the various vaccines have expanded and as more adults receive the vaccine, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention …

Posted in COVID-19 Updates, Legal Watch

Pittsburgh Business Insights | Episode 7

Apr
06
2021

Listen to Episode 7 of Pittsburgh Business Insights Featuring Stephen Gurgovits of Tecum Capital

About Pittsburgh Business Insights:

Starting a business: three words that require plenty of planning. On Pittsburgh Business Insights, Jacquelyn Core, a partner at The Lynch …

Posted in Podcast, Legal Watch

Zoning Variances: What A Landowner Must Prove to Obtain a Variance

Mar
30
2021

And How Concerned Neighbors Can Force Projects to Stay “Inside the Lines”

With spring and summer construction season around the corner, property owners planning for new construction or alterations should evaluate whether they will need to seek a variance from …

Posted in Legal Watch, Real Estate

Pennsylvania Decennial Reports Are Now Due: Does Your Company Need to File? 

Mar
24
2021

In the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, corporate entities are not required to file annual reports. They are required, however, to file a decennial report during calendar year 2021.

What is a Decennial Report?

The decennial report is a report filed to

Posted in Legal Watch, Corporate

Pittsburgh Business Insights – Episode 6

Mar
23
2021

Listen to Episode 6 of Pittsburgh Business Insights Featuring Chris Pentrack, Principal Consultant at Expense Reduction Analysts and Managing Director at Supporting Strategies

About Pittsburgh Business Insights:

Starting a business: three words that require plenty of planning. On Pittsburgh Business …

Posted in Podcast, Legal Watch

10 Reasons To Update Your Estate Plan

Mar
11
2021

If you have never created an estate plan, it is absolutely something to strongly consider. An estate plan provides protection for your assets and gives you a say in how your assets transfer at the time of your passing. Passing …

Posted in Legal Watch, Estates and Trusts

Spinning Out of Control: Peloton’s Attempts to Cancel a Trademark Bully

Mar
10
2021

Have you attended a spin class at your local gym or health club? Or are you immersed in the more timely, sanitary home-spinning craze? Have you related either of these activities to a company called Mad

Posted in Legal Watch, Intellectual Property

Pittsburgh Business Insights – Episode 5

Mar
09
2021

Listen to Episode 5 of Pittsburgh Business Insights, Featuring Dan Lynch, Founder and Managing Partner of The Lynch Law Group

Pittsburgh Business Insights Episode 5 Daniel P. Lynch

About Pittsburgh Business Insights

Starting a business: three words that require plenty of planning. On Pittsburgh Business Insights, Jacquelyn Core

Posted in Podcast, Legal Watch

With Emergency Approval of a Vaccine, Will I Have to Vaccinate?

Mar
08
2021

Pfizer-BioNTech (“Pfizer”) and Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson vaccines have been authorized for emergency use by the United States Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”). Due to the unprecedented speed of the vaccine approvals and release, some people are asking, “is …

Posted in COVID-19 Updates, Legal Watch, Labor and Employment

DHS Final Rule on H-1B Lottery Process Will Not Impact the FY 2022 Lottery

Mar
04
2021

In January of this year, we posted an article discussing the rapid implementation of the Department of Homeland Security’s January 8, 2021, Final Rule. The Rule intended to convert the H-1B lottery system from a purely random selection process to …

Posted in Legal Watch, Immigration