Legal Matters Blog

January 14, 2015

All In The Family: Custodial Rights of Grandparents

In Pennsylvania, laws regarding a grandparent’s ability to obtain custodial time changed in 2011. Under those changes, grandparents may be able to seek primary physical custody or partial physical custody of their grandchild.
January 6, 2015

The Law Forum

When planning your final affairs, everyone should consider the prepayment of their funeral. This has become even more important with the increasing frequency of life ending […]
December 4, 2014

Living Will

Under Pennsylvania law, individuals who are dying have a qualified right to control the type and extent of health care treatments they receive. For most individuals, this is done before they become incapacitated, through the preparation and signing of an advance health care directive.
November 13, 2014

Is A Heart Attack A Compensable Injury Under PA Workers’ Compensation Act

An individual may potentially recover under the PA Workers’ Compensation Act for a heart attack. There is a multitude of cases involving situations of worker’s compensation […]