Standing

Legislators Lack Standing to Intervene in Legal Challenge to Executive Order

State legislators lack standing to intervene in a challenge to an executive order concerning workers who provide in-home medical and personal care, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held in Markham v. Wolf.

By | April 26th, 2016|Categories: Constitutional Law, Government Law|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Legislators Lack Standing to Intervene in Legal Challenge to Executive Order

Alumnae Lack Standing to Challenge College’s Move to Fully Coeducational Program

Four alumnae of Wilson College lacked standing to challenge the college’s adoption of a fully coeducational program, the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court decided in Tishok v. Dept. of Education.

By | February 18th, 2016|Categories: Administrative Law, School Law|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Alumnae Lack Standing to Challenge College’s Move to Fully Coeducational Program

Standing of Zoning Objector Properly Raised for First Time in Philadelphia Common Pleas Court

A developer’s first opportunity to challenge the standing of an objector before Philadelphia’s zoning board was in the objector’s appeal to the trial court, not at the board hearing, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled in Scott v. City of Phila., Zoning Bd. of Adjustment

By | December 2nd, 2015|Categories: Municipal Law, Real Property|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Standing of Zoning Objector Properly Raised for First Time in Philadelphia Common Pleas Court

Dog Owners have Standing to Challenge Regulations as Conflicting with Dog Law

Pennsylvania dog owners can proceed with their action seeking a declaration that regulations promulgated by the Department of Agriculture conflict with the Dog Law, 3 P.S. §§ 459-101 – 459-1205, the Commonwealth Court ruled in Keith v. Department of Agriculture

By | June 17th, 2015|Categories: Administrative Law|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Dog Owners have Standing to Challenge Regulations as Conflicting with Dog Law

Township’s Former Treasurer can Appeal Audit

The treasurer of a second class township has standing to file a statutory appeal of an annual audit after she leaves office, the Commonwealth Court held in In re Appeal of 2012 Financial Audit for Greene Township.

By | May 6th, 2015|Categories: Government Law, Municipal Law|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Township’s Former Treasurer can Appeal Audit