In this time of uncertainty, businesses should examine their contracts to analyze the risk of non-performance of obligations and to identify force majeure clauses in light of the COVID 19 pandemic. Force majeure clauses, and the common law doctrine of impracticability, may excuse non-performance upon the occurrence of unanticipated events […]
Distinguishing Between Corporal Punishment and Abuse in Custody Disputes
By Julie A. Auerbach When parents are separated and at odds with one another, each trying to point to the parenting weaknesses of the other and each competing for more time with their children, these parents are likely to be even more constrained in their use of corporal punishment. The older […]
2019 Organization CoBI Award Winner – The Jazz Sanctuary
The 2019 Council on Brain Injury Award, sponsored by Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP, is proud to recognize The Jazz Sanctuary as the Organization Winner.
2019 Individual CoBI Award Winner
AWKM presents the 2019 Individual CoBI Award Winner to Dr. Drew Nagele – In recognition of his tireless dedication to address the needs of individuals with brain injuries and their families through clinical leadership, advocacy, education and research.
Join us in celebrating our 2019 CoBI Award Winners
The 2019 Council on Brain Injury Awards, sponsored by Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP, will be given to Dr. Drew Nagele and The Jazz Sanctuary.
CoBI Golf Tounament
Every Fall CoBI host their annual golf tournament in the Philadelphia area. This is one of their biggest events of the year. This year, Dave Woloshin, who sits on the Board of Directors of CoBI, Jordan Schlossberg, Grady Lowman, and Colin Devlin participated in this fundraising event.
Court blocks sale of Painted Bride, citing ‘priceless’ mosaic facade
by Stephan Salisbury, The Philadelphia Inquirer Link to article TOM GRALISH / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Philadelphia Orphans’ Court has blocked the sale of the Painted Bride Art Center in Old City, citing the likely destruction of the Bride’s “priceless” mosaic facade, created by artist Isaiah Zagar during the 1990s. Judge Matthew D. […]
HOA Code of Conduct
For many years I have been including a code of conduct dealing with behavior at meetings in the association’s governing documents and providing methods for its enforcement. After having to deal with rude disruptions, harassment and even physical attacks, it becomes clear that some means of trying to assure courteousness […]
The Problem with Joint Legal Custody: When Household Rules Differ
Attorney Julie Auerbach was interviewed yesterday on “The American Law Journal” presents “The Problem with Joint Legal Custody: When Household Rules Differ” . The Problem With Joint Legal Custody On Monday’s ‘The American Law Journal’ The Legal Intelligencer March 31, 2017 “Today courts are leaning more towards 50/50,” says family […]
Council on Brain Injury Announce the 10th Annual CoBI Award Celebration
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 20, 2016. Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP and the Council on Brain Injury Announce the 10th Annual CoBI Award Celebration to Honor Olympic Soccer Goalie Briana Scurry and Congressman Bill Pascrell and his Congressional Staff and Team Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP is pleased […]