Posts by Mike Sweeney

Have a client with a condominium law question? Jenkins can help with various Pennsylvania condominium law treatises . PBI's Hot Topics and Trends in Condominium and Homeowner Associations is a good starting point for an overview of the law and current issues. Assisting with forms for this practice...
Sometimes you are not always near your computer to check on the latest information affecting your cases. This is especially true with docket information. Luckily your mobile phone can keep you informed when away from the office. The free app PAeDocket provides docket information for magisterial...
Neil Gorsuch’s first Supreme Court decision on June 12th involved the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act . This Act reminds us that attorneys are called upon occasionally to perform in the collection and enforcement of a judgment. Statutes regarding these practices are found in both Federal and...
Needing a little refresher on bankruptcy? The Jenkins' member database Nolo offers three complete Nolo Press books published since 2015. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: Keep Your Property & Repay Debts Over Time , How to File for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and New Bankruptcy offer informative text and forms...
There are many reasons for using Pennsylvania appellate dockets. Keeping current with filings in a case and investigating how many cases an attorney has taken to appeal are a few popular uses. As an example of another useful application, here are the steps to finding a trial court judge’s opinions...
Jenkins' website recently launched a new interface for our Pennsylvania Legislative Histories database. Legislative histories help in determining the legislative intent of an act. The Pennsylvania Legislative Histories database contains librarian compiled legislative histories in PDF format. The...
PA Legal Forms
The member database PA Legal Forms provides access to general business and litigation forms. Court forms include Pennsylvania specific as well as Federal forms. Topics include name change, landlord-tenant, bankruptcy, real estate and other legal areas where sample forms and documents are helpful...
Need help in constructing a great contract? Luckily your membership gives you access to Corbin on Contracts through the LexisNexis Digital Library . All 16 volumes of one of the most thorough analysis of contract law are included. Remember that Volume * (star) is the index volume to help you select...
Have a trial coming up on Monday and can’t make it to Jenkins before the weekend? Luckily you have access to litigation trial practice materials through Jenkins’ Member Databases . Law Journal Press * is one of the Jenkins member databases containing general litigation treatises. Titles here...
Searching Delaware County’s Public Access System (PAS) is, relatively speaking in the world of online searching, straightforward and simple. To search civil dockets you simply need to agree to the terms of use and put your search terms in the search box. Once you get your results list, you can...