User Rating: / 0

20121105pg_bassmasterclassic_150Starting your week with the Post-Gazette Business/law package today begins with a report by the PG's Ann Belser on the mechanics and challenges of winding down a non-profit entity that has run its course.

The PG's Joyce Gannon reports on the volunteer efforts by attorneys here and around the country to provide voter rights information and representation rolling into Tuesday's elections.

The Legal Intelligencer staff offers a overview of the impact of Hurricane Sandy on legal proceedings, crowded courtroom schedules, law firm operations and even prison overcrowding.

20121105_votebuttonB_photocom78485468_60And from the weekend, returning to the election theme, the Panic Street Lawyer's Jay Hornack offers Pennsylvania voting survivor tips just in time for Tuesday's balloting.

(Top image: A fishing pro at 2005's Bassmaster Classic tournament in Pittsburgh. John Beale/Post-Gazette)

Comments (0)Add Comment

Write comment
You must be logged in to post a comment. Please register if you do not have an account yet.


Legal Headlines from the Post-Gazette

  • Obituary: George Robert Knapp / Brought analytical mind to city firms for decades
    George Knapp, a Pittsburgh attorney known for his sharp mind and logical nature who for many years helped run a private equity investment firm founded by the Tippins family in Pittsburgh, died Monday of oral cancer at a hospice near Jacksonville, Fla. He was 66.
  • Overtime pay by RadioShack violates Pennsylvania law
    RadioShack’s calculation of overtime pay for certain employees violates Pennsylvania law, a federal judge has ruled in an opinion that adds to a recent series of decisions establishing the direction of overtime law as moving in workers’ favor.
  • ‘Virtual water cooler’ muddles work policies
    As the National Labor Relations Board revisits past rulings regarding social media policies, employers should take note of their right to regulate employee activity on social media — both in and out of the work space.
  • Pennsylvania IOLTA fund benefits needy Pennsylvanians
    Stephanie Libhart hopes a newly-revamped website will help draw attention to what she considers one of the Pennsylvania legal profession’s best-kept secrets: The Interest On Lawyers Trust Accounts, or IOLTA.
  • Strippers win round in legal dance with Philadelphia club
    Exotic dancers who worked at a Philadelphia strip club that substantially controlled the work environment and took cuts of tips and lap dance proceeds are employees and can bring a Fair Labor Standards Act collective action, a federal judge has ruled.

News, Views and Updates ...

Want to comment?

STRICTLY LEGAL click to enlarge

Supreme Court Twitter roundup by email

Subscribe to a daily email roundup of Pa. Supreme Court Twitter posts delivered to your inbox each day between 3 and 5 p.m.:

1. Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

© 2010 Post-Gazette Publishing Co. All rights reserved. Privacy, usage and commenting policies.
Home | Sports | Arts & Entertainment | Living | News | Opinion | Contact Us |