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Workers' Compensation
July 22, 2021
July 23, 2021

VIDEO: The Course & Scope of Employment

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Workers' Compensation
July 22, 2021
June 28, 2021

WEBINAR: The Course and Scope of Employment

Part 2 of the PA Workers' Compensation Webinar Series

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Employment Law and Labor Relations
Medical Marijuana
June 8, 2021
June 8, 2021

Philadelphia Says No to Pre-Employment Drug Screenings for Most Employers

Employment Law

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General Liability and Casualty Defense
Personal Injury Defense
Workers' Compensation
June 1, 2021
July 12, 2021

Chartwell Law Attorneys Named to 2021 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

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Workers' Compensation
May 27, 2021
May 28, 2021

VIDEO: How to Properly Use the Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Bureau Forms

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Workers' Compensation
May 20, 2021
May 20, 2021

Can Act 111 Be Applied Retroactively to Impairment Rating Evaluations Prior to Its Passage in 2018?

Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation

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Workers' Compensation
May 27, 2021
June 16, 2021

WEBINAR: How to Properly Use the Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Bureau Forms

Part 1 of the PA Workers' Compensation Webinar Series

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Workers' Compensation
April 23, 2021
April 23, 2021

In Light of Whitmoyer, Have Third Party Settlement Agreements Radically Changed?

Workers' Compensation

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Workers' Compensation
April 8, 2021
April 8, 2021

VIDEO: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Other Mental Health Workers' Compensation Claims Arising During COVID-19

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Workers' Compensation
April 7, 2021
April 7, 2021

Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court Decision Highlights the Necessity of Addressing a Changing Injury Description During Termination Petition Litigation

Workers' Compensation

Articles & Blogs
March 30, 2021
March 30, 2021

Updated Guidelines For In-Person Civil Jury Trials In The First Judicial District Of Pennsylvania

Articles & Blogs
Workers' Compensation
March 25, 2021
March 26, 2021

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Other Mental Health Workers' Compensation Claims Arising During COVID-19

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Workers' Compensation
March 11, 2021
March 11, 2021

Suspension of Workers’ Compensation Benefits for Incarceration Cannot Occur Until “After” A Conviction

Articles & Blogs
Workers' Compensation
March 4, 2021
March 4, 2021

Positive Employer Work Order Versus Positive Employee COVID-19 Test

Workers' Compensation

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Workers' Compensation
March 1, 2021
March 1, 2021

Chartwell Law's Megan Dougherty Presents at Philadelphia Bar Association's Continuing Legal Education Webcast

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Retail Industry
February 12, 2021
March 12, 2021

Chartwell Law Tops the List of Active Firms as Retail Litigation Jumps: Here's What's Happening in Pa. Litigation

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Retail Industry
February 12, 2021
February 12, 2021

Pennsylvania Retailers and COVID-19 Protocols

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Insurance Coverage Analysis and Litigation
January 28, 2021
January 29, 2021

United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania Dismisses Pennsylvania Restaurant’s Proposed Class Action Seeking Coverage For Losses Stemming From COVID-19

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General Liability and Casualty Defense
January 27, 2021
January 28, 2021

Skating Through Snow and Ice Mishaps - A Primer in Pennsylvania’s Premises Liability Law

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Workers' Compensation
January 25, 2021
January 25, 2021

Delays in First-Class Mail Causing Problems in Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Payments

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Workers' Compensation
January 21, 2021
January 21, 2021

Are We One Step Closer To Realistic Prices For Drugs In Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Claims?

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Workers' Compensation
January 14, 2021
January 15, 2021

Is An Adverse Reaction To An Employer-Mandated COVID-19 Vaccine Compensable Under The Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act?

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Employment Law and Labor Relations
January 12, 2021
January 12, 2021

New Precedent Set By the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court on the Medical Marijuana Act

Articles & Blogs
January 8, 2021
January 8, 2021

Calculating the 120-Day Work Injury Notice

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Workers' Compensation
January 8, 2021
January 8, 2021

Recent Pennsylvania Supreme Court Ruling Impacts Medical Cost Containment in Workers’ Compensation

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Workers' Compensation
December 30, 2020
December 30, 2020

How Are COVID-19 Related Delays in Medical Treatment Handled Under the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act?

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January 21, 2021
December 22, 2020

Webinar: A General Overview of How Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Works

Approved for 1 Adjuster PA CEU

Articles & Blogs
December 18, 2020
December 18, 2020

Video: The Dangers of Untimely Filings – What Employers Need to Know

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Workers' Compensation
December 14, 2020
December 14, 2020

2021 PA Workers’ Compensation Average Weekly Wage / Medical Fee Reimbursement Increases Announced

Articles & Blogs
December 4, 2020
December 8, 2020

Video: Dealing with The CARES Act and the Current Status of Offsets in Pennsylvania Workers Compensation

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Workers' Compensation
November 12, 2020
November 12, 2020

Employers Take Heed: Unreasonable Contest Counsel Fees Awarded For Untimely Filing of a Medical-Only Notice of Compensation Payable

Articles & Blogs
Workers' Compensation
October 14, 2020
October 22, 2020

Video: Navigating Uncertain Waters Handling Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Cases During a Pandemic

Articles & Blogs
October 9, 2020

The Future of COVID-19 Litigation in Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation

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Workers' Compensation
September 18, 2020

Pennsylvania Courts Maintain Protections for Defendants in Fee Agreements

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Workers' Compensation
August 6, 2020
August 6, 2020

Employers May Face Liability on Outstanding Medical Bills Even After a Compromise and Release Agreement

Pennsylvania

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Employment Law and Labor Relations
Workers' Compensation
General Liability and Casualty Defense
Retail Industry
July 24, 2020
July 27, 2020

The Mask Question is Not a Question Anymore for Pennsylvania Businesses

Articles & Blogs
Workers' Compensation
June 18, 2020
June 18, 2020

Attorney Fees in Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Cases Now Allowed

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Workers' Compensation
Personal Injury Defense
General Liability and Casualty Defense
June 3, 2020
July 12, 2021

Chartwell Law Attorneys Named to 2020 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

Pennsylvania

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Insurance Coverage Analysis and Litigation
May 28, 2020
May 3, 2021

Pending PA Senate Bill 1127 Takes a New Approach to Business Interruption Coverage Claims But Provides a Basis for Insurers to Deny Coverage

Pennsylvania

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Insurance Coverage Analysis and Litigation
May 15, 2020
May 15, 2020

Boilerplate RORs Are Insufficient to Disclaim Coverage

An insurer’s reservation of rights letter must provide the insured both timely and specific notice of the basis for the reservation of rights.

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Workers' Compensation
May 12, 2020
July 12, 2021

VIDEO: Update on Third Party Workers’ Compensation Settlement Agreements in Pennsylvania

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage Analysis and Litigation
April 24, 2020
April 27, 2020

VIDEO: Work Related Injuries... From Home

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage Analysis and Litigation
April 22, 2020
May 3, 2021

Pennsylvania Senate Proposes Legislation That Would Leave Insurers Little to No Basis to Deny Coverage

Senate Bill 1114, the “COVID-19 Insurance Relief Act,” was introduced to the Banking and Insurance Committee on April 15, 2020.

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Insurance Coverage Analysis and Litigation
April 22, 2020
April 22, 2020

Multidistrict Request Could Bring Flood of Federal Insurance Coverage Cases to Eastern District of PA

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage Analysis and Litigation
April 17, 2020
April 17, 2020

COVID-19 – Pennsylvania Decision May Have Harsh Unintended Consequences for Insurance Industry

The PA Supreme Court has ruled COVID-19 qualifies as a natural disaster.

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Workers' Compensation
April 9, 2020
April 27, 2020

VIDEO: What to Cover When Interviewing a PA Employee with a Covid-19 Diagnosis

A discussion on how a Pennsylvania employer might respond to a report from an employee with a positive COVID-19 diagnosis who believes it may be work-related

Articles & Blogs
Insurance Coverage Analysis and Litigation
April 8, 2020
May 3, 2021

Proposed Pennsylvania Bill Would Require Coverage For Business Interruption Losses From COVID-19--Is it Constitutional? Does it Create More Issues Than it Solves?

Pennsylvania has joined five other states in introducing legislation to force insurers to pay for COVID-19-related business interruption losses.

News
Workers' Compensation
Employment Law and Labor Relations
April 1, 2020
April 1, 2020

Chartwell Law Names 2020 New Partners

Chartwell Law named Jennifer C. Brennan and Jonathan P. Spadea as partners effective March 30, 2020.

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General Liability and Casualty Defense
Professional Liability
Construction Litigation and Construction Defect
Product Liability
April 1, 2020
May 3, 2021

Chartwell Law’s Philadelphia Office Adds Three Attorneys

Chartwell Law announces the addition of Kristy M. Castagna, Patrick J. Santone, and Derek J. Mayhugh.

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Workers' Compensation
March 26, 2020
June 15, 2020

UPDATE: Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation

Notes from a conference call with Joseph DeRita, Director of Workers' Compensation Office of Adjudication for the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry.