Incarceration

House Arrest is Not “Incarceration” for Purposes of Unemployment Compensation Law Disqualifier

A claimant on house arrest was not “incarcerated” and therefore not ineligible for unemployment benefits, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held in Chamberlain v. UCBR.

By | 2015-05-15T11:59:01+00:00 May 21st, 2015|Categories: Employment Law|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on House Arrest is Not “Incarceration” for Purposes of Unemployment Compensation Law Disqualifier

Amendments to Criminal Rules for Setting of Collateral in Summary Cases

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has amended the Rules of Criminal Procedure governing the setting of collateral and incarceration for failure to post collateral in summary cases. The Court’s order, dated April 10, 2015, is effective July 10, 2015.

By | 2017-05-19T22:51:29+00:00 April 30th, 2015|Categories: Criminal Law|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Amendments to Criminal Rules for Setting of Collateral in Summary Cases