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Workers’ Comp News Alert: PA Supreme Court Issues Landmark Opinion in Protz v. WCAB

On June 20, 2017, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court issued a landmark Opinion in Protz v. WCAB (Derry Area School District) declaring that the Impairment Rating Evaluation (IRE) provision in Section 306(a.2) of the Workers’ Compensation Act was unconstitutional in its entirety.

Supreme Ct Further Limits Exercise of Personal Jurisdiction in Bristol-Myers Squibb v CA Superior Ct

The United States Supreme Court handed down its latest opinion yesterday reigning in the improper exercise of personal jurisdiction over out-of-state corporations in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. v. Superior Court of California, San Francisco County, et al. This opinion makes it abundantly clear that the exercise of personal jurisdiction is limited and must comport with a narrow determination of due process.

Five R&H attorneys selected as Pennsylvania Rising Stars by Super Lawyers

Rawle & Henderson LLP is pleased to announce that David R. Chludzinski, Kimberly A. House, Caroline S. Vahey, Jeffrey L. Oster and Christina A. Gonzales have been selected as 2017 Pennsylvania Rising Stars by Super Lawyers and Law & Politics Magazine. Rising Stars are the top 2.5 percent of attorneys in Pennsylvania who are 40 years old and younger or have been in practice for 10 years or less.

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06/20/17

BREAKING NEWS: Supreme Court Decision on Bristol-Myers Squibb v Calif Superior Ct

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05/30/17

BREAKING NEWS: Supreme Court Decision on BNSF v. Tyrrell

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05/09/17

Will Polaksi joins Rawle & Henderson’s Pittsburgh office as a partner

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