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Vincent Pozzuto Addresses Caucus of New York State Assembly on Scaffold Law Reform

Vincent Pozzuto recently appeared with representatives of the Alliance for Minority and Women Construction Businesses (“AMWCB”) before a caucus of the New York State Assembly in support of a bill aimed at reforming New York State Labor Law Section 240(1), otherwise known as the “Scaffold Law.” The AMWCB supports reform, as the current statute and its effects have driven up the costs of liability insurance, and made it increasingly difficult for AMWCB contractors to bid on high level projects.MORE

Cozen O’Connor Continues to Grow West Coast Presence with Addition of William Walsh

Cozen O’Connor has hired experienced commercial litigator William Walsh as a member, further expanding the firm’s litigation strengths in its Seattle office. Mr. Walsh has successfully represented numerous clients in court in a variety of areas, particularly with regard to aviation, products liability, and professional liability matters.MORE

Camille Miller Named a Client Choice 2014 Winner

Camille Miller, co-chair of Cozen O’Connor’s Intellectual Property Practice Group and the Intellectual Property Litigation Practice Group, was named a Client Choice 2014 winner in the Client Choice Guide – International 2014.MORE

4th Annual Sports Law CLE for Rookies and Veterans

Cozen O’Connor and Brewer Sports International's Sports Law CLE for Rookies and Veterans is a unique program that represents the intersection of topics in professional and amateur sports, media and the law. Business leaders and sports industry professionals will join together for an informative seminar that examines and analyzes current issues affecting the sports industry today. Featured panelists include super-agent Drew Rosenhaus, Miami Heat Vice President, Associate General Counsel Eve Wright, Miami Dolphins General Counsel Adam Zissman, Minnesota Vikings General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer Kevin Warren, Vice President and General Counsel of the Minnesota Wild Steven Weinreich, Tampa Bay Lightning General Counsel Danna Haydar, NFL agent Kelli Masters, and ESPN NFL Business Analyst Andrew Brandt.MORE

DRI Product Liability Conference

Denise Bense, a member of Cozen O'Connor's Commercial Litigation Department, will be presenting "The Case for and Challenges of Considering Science First" at DRI's Product Liability Conference.MORE

From Our Blogs

Maintaining Privilege With Consultants - Practical Guide

4/15/2014 11:50:00 AM -05:00

By Hayes Hunt and Arthur Fritzinger Previously, we talked about the legal standards applied to claims of attorney-client privilege between a company's general counsel and outside consultants. Now, let's talk about practical tips for maintaining...
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Health Care Reform Implementation Update - April 14, 2014

4/14/2014 3:35:16 PM -05:00

Last Thursday KathleenSebeliusresigned from her post as Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). On Friday President Obama nominated Sylvia MatthewsBurwell, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director. As March came to a close, the...
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New Jersey District Court Cleans Up Complaint in Washing Machine Class Action Litigation

4/14/2014 3:39:02 PM +00:00

Washing machine class actions have been so active recently that some firms may be scrambling to form their own appliance-law practice groups.  And who knows?  That might not be a bad idea.  Some of our greatest legal minds, like Judge Posner, have...
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Indiana: New Home Warranties Must Be Insured

4/13/2014 1:16:32 PM -05:00

When faced with a subrogation loss involving a new or fairly new house, and a potential construction defect that caused the loss, one of the first things to look for is how warranties can help or hurt your case. Did the builder give an express...
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Putting A Ring On It (And Not Getting It Back)

4/12/2014 2:27:32 AM +00:00

State rules vary governing what happens to an engagement ring if the marriage fails to occur.  There are even different rules from state to state determining whether the ring becomes marital property subject to division after marriage. This week,...
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Secretary Sebelius Steps Down

4/11/2014 12:45:17 PM -05:00

HHS Secretary Sebelius announced that she will step down from her post on Thursday night. President Obama intends to nominate the current director for the Office of Management and Budget, Sylvia Mathews Burwell. Sebelius' resignation came after...
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Paycheck Fairness Act Blocked

4/9/2014 2:28:01 PM -05:00

For the third time, Senate Republicans voted to block open debate of the Paycheck Fairness Act, which tries to address and find a solution for the fact that women who work full time earn an average of 77 cents to every dollar that men make....
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President Obama Targets Equal Pay

4/9/2014 6:47:28 PM +00:00

On April 8, President Obama issued two executive orders which will impact employers who do business with the federal government. First, the President made it unlawful for contractors to retaliate against employees who discuss their pay. Second,...
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Congress Passes Rare Bipartisan Amendment to Obamacare

4/8/2014 6:58:44 PM +00:00

There is not a lot that Democrats and Republicans can agree on with respect to Obamacare, but on April 1, 2014 the President signed into law a Medicare bill which had a provision tucked inside that will bring some important changes to the small...
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Another Federal Player in the Social Media Sandbox

4/7/2014 9:44:13 PM -05:00

There seems to be room in the sandbox for lots of people to play. Recent recesses have seen the NLRB dominate the discourse over the do’s and don’ts when it comes to social media and employment law. But another federal body wants to...
Social Media Employment Law Blog 4/7/2014MORE