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New editions of Pennsylvania Estate Planning and Pennsylvania Probate and Estate Administration are now available on LexisNexis Digital Library . Both titles belong to the LexisNexis Practice Guide Series, which provides concise and up-to-date information for practitioners. Pennsylvania Estate...
The past six months have introduced an abundance of new experiences: from face masks to toilet paper shortages to the challenges of working from home. There were also many new local, state, and federal laws passed and executive orders issued as the COVID-19 pandemic ravaged (and continues to ravage...
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UPDATE: As of 9/17/2020, the Philadelphia Courts issued Administrative Order 56 of 2020 regarding the implementation of the CDC eviction moratorium. This local order requires the plaintiff in ejectment actions (which include landlord-tenant actions) to include a “Plaintiff’s Affidavit in Connection...
Did you know that many Pennsylvania Court dockets are available to the public online? Docket sheets typically list the proceedings and documents filed in a case. They can be helpful in figuring out what has happened in a case so far, or what stage a case might be in ( but note that there may be a...
The 3rd Edition of Banking Law Manual (2020) by Keith R. Fisher is now available on LexisNexis Digital Library . This two volume set provides an exclusive focus on the principles of federal banking regulation. It covers regulations related to a number of banking organizations, including commercial...
The 1st edition of Advanced Torts in a Nutshell is available on the West Academic Digital Library . This publication is "a concise and authoritative text on major areas of tort law typically included in Advanced Torts courses and casebooks." Family Relations, Economic Relations, Privacy and...
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HeinOnline recently added a new database to its large collection of legal content. The new Executive Privilege database is designed to help researchers study the implied power of executive privilege. It contains primary and secondary materials relating to executive privilege, including hundreds of...
Health Care Benefits Law by Jeffrey D. Mamorsky helps keep attorneys and other stakeholders in the health care system up-to-date on actions by Congress, Federal agencies and the Courts which affect health care benefits. It offers coverage of topics such as ERISA, HIPAA, and the Family and Medical...