Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce that Marc H. Auerbach has joined the firm as a member of the Health Care Practice, resident in the Miami office.
Jason Bonk, a member of the firm's Commercial Litigation Department, questions whether governmental agencies and their officials should be held, de facto, to more lenient standards than private litigants, as appears to be the case in the circumstances surrounding Hillary Clinton’s self-maintenance of a personal email account for use in her capacity as secretary of state.
The Philadelphia Office of Property Assessment (OPA) has begun mailing notices to each owner of property listed as tax exempt on the OPA’s records indicating that the owner must file a form to certify that the property continues to be entitled to exemption. The notice and form are confusing as they list different due dates and effective dates for the certification. The OPA has confirmed that the due date for filing the form is March 31, 2015 and that the certification of exemption is for tax year 2016.