TRID: 3-2-1-Blast Off

TRID: 3-2-1-Blast Off

» Philadelphia, Simulcast & Webcast — Sep 17
» Pittsburgh — Sep 21
» Mechanicsburg — Oct 5 

Learn about the TRID rule – what transactions are affected, the new “TRID” vocabulary, the loan disclosure and what it means to you, and much more!

Family Law Update

Family Law Update

» Philadelphia — Oct 21
» Pittsburgh — Oct 28
» Mechanicsburg, Simulcast & Webcast — Nov 10

Prepare and succeed! The Family Law Update includes the latest trends, the newest case law, legislation, and procedural rules.

Fundamentals of PA Business Corporation Practice

Fundamentals of PA Business Corporation Practice

» Mechanicsburg, Simulcast & Webcast – Oct. 1
» Pittsburgh – Oct. 5
» Philadelphia – Oct. 26 

The new version of the Business Corporation Law is here – find out what is new and how these changes affect your clients!

Exceptional Children Conference

Exceptional Children Conference

» Lancaster — Oct 26

Connect, learn, exchange, and share the passion with other special education professionals and create exceptional education opportunities for exceptional children!


The latest from our new blog: PBI Now

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Preserving the Family Owned Business for the Next Generation

Historically, family owned business owners have always been faced with a difficult tax situation at death. The business can pass to your children but not before paying the 4.5% Pennsylvania inheritance tax. This often required the liquidation of business assets to pay the tax. But Pennsylvania has finally recognized the importance of preserving the family owned business for the next generation.
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Adult’s Allegations of Sexual Misconduct by Former Teacher not Protected by Judicial Privilege

An adult’s allegation of sexual misconduct against her former teacher was not judicially privileged because she made the allegation prior to commencement of a quasi-judicial proceeding and without intent that such a proceeding occur, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held in Schanne v. Addis
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Commonwealth not Required to Provide Written Transcripts of Crime Victims’ Video Interviews

The Commonwealth is under no obligation to prepare written transcripts of videotaped victim interviews for a criminal defendant, the Pennsylvania Superior Court held in Com. v. Robinson

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In 2015, PBI celebrates its 50th anniversary. In this video, a number of prominent Pennsylvania attorneys join the celebration to share what PBI means to them.

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Contract Law for the 21st Century Lawyer

Learn from an expert: this book answers practitioners’ need for a reference that combines a thorough analysis of the law with advice for resolving everyday drafting and litigation issues.

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Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Civil Practice Manual

Whether you are a seasoned litigator, a newly admitted attorney, or a paralegal, you will want to own this benchmark reference book on civil practice in Philadelphia County.

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Krasnowiecki on Real Property Law and Practice, Fifth Edition

Jan Z. Krasnowiecki analyzes emerging and evolving law in the areas of mortgage financing, bankruptcy, mechanics’ liens, zoning and land use, eminent domain, governmental regulatory measures, and more. Get the free July 2015 supplement here!

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Pennsylvania Business Corporation Practice, 5th Edition

Incorporates changes from PA’s new Entity Transactions Law, effective July 1, and features a new chapter on Benefit Corporations.

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