Elder Law

Legal Bytes: July 31, 2017

Legal Bytes: July 31, 2017

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Civil Procedure

SCOTUS states black-letter law on international mail service, Water Splash, Inc., v. Menon, May 22, 2017

Deadline for comments on proposed change in tenant appeal period for DR violence victims coming up fast, June 6, 2017, Pa.RCPMDJ amendments, May 25, 2017

Proposed new PaRCP 2005 to govern procedure […]

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Civil Procedure

Damages limited under Pa.R.C.P. 1311.1 do not include attorney’s fees added after verdict, Grimm v. Universal Medical Services, Inc., et al, March 1, 2017

Criminal Law

Vehicle Code mandatory 5 year sentence for DUI, second offense, not required; Court can use discretion under Sentencing Code, Comm. v. Watson, March 8, 2017

Commonwealth exercised due […]

PBI’s Week In Review

Pa.R.C.P. 1033 amended allowing correction of name of party within 90 days of commencement of action, effective 4-1-17, Pa.R.C.P. 1033, February 2, 2017