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U.S. Companies with Foreign Affiliates Face Reporting Deadline In 2020

November 13, 2019

Publication - Corporate, International

Barbara Muller discussed the various requirements for any U.S. person who controls, directly or indirectly, at least 10 percent or more of the ownership interests in a foreign business enterprise.

INSIGHT: Event Tickets Not Taxable to Pennsylvania Casinos [Bloomberg Tax]

November 12, 2019

Publication - Tax

Heidi Schwartz and Bob Careless explain how a court found that the tickets are intangible property deductible under the state’s gaming tax in a Bloomberg Tax article.

Okay Boomer, Lawyer Up

November 11, 2019

News - Labor & Employment

Joseph Sirbak spoke with KTRH News Radio about verbalized put downs between a generation gap.

Jury Finds Executive Acted As An Agent, Giving DOJ New Leverage To Pursue Foreign Nationals

November 11, 2019

Publication - White Collar Defense & Investigations

Martin S. Bloor and Thomas Ingalls discuss a recent verdict and how it could be a new way of prosecuting foreign executives of international companies for FCPA violations even if they are never present in the United States.

Sponsor Self-Dealing [Habitat Magazine]

November 07, 2019

Publication - Real Estate

Leni Cummins discusses self-dealing sponsor issues in a special issue of Habitat magazine, titled “Seeking Counsel,” which profiles top condo and co-op attorneys.

DHS Extends TPS Documentation for Six Countries

November 07, 2019

Publication - Immigration

Fran Rayer discusses the extension of Temporary Protected Status related documentation for beneficiaries under the TPS designation for El Salvador, Haiti, Honduras, Nepal, Nicaragua, and Sudan through January 4, 2021.

Voters Tackled Transit, Vehicle Taxes At The Ballot Box

November 06, 2019

News - Transportation & Trade

Robert Freeman was quoted in Law360 discussing voters and the hundreds of transportation-related ballot initiatives that were placed in front of them on Tuesday.

In Pari Delicto: Neither Fish Nor Fowl [Delaware Business Court Insider]

November 06, 2019

Publication - Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Restructuring, Commercial Litigation

Barry Klayman and Mark Felger authored an article in the Delaware Business Court Insider, discussing a recent decision of the Court of Chancery of Delaware holding that the defense of in pari delicto is not limited either to actions in equity or at law, and may be asserted as a defense by the Receiver of an insurance company to a legal claim brought in a statutory liquidation proceeding pending in the Court of Chancery.

Cozen O’Connor Attorney Jim Argionis Appointed Chairman of Park Ridge’s Planning and Zoning Commission

November 06, 2019

Press Release - Commercial Litigation

Jim Argionis, a member of the firm’s Commercial Litigation practice in Chicago, has been appointed Chairman of the Park Ridge Planning and Zoning Commission.

Big Tech Antitrust Probes to Stretch States’ Limits

November 06, 2019

News - State Attorneys General

Bernard Nash and Lori Kalani were quoted in Bloomberg Law, discussing the strain that antitrust probes of Alphabet, Inc.’s Google and of Facebook, Inc. may place on the budgets of state Attorneys General already handling resource-intensive investigations and suits relating to opioids and drug-price fixing.

Cozen O’Connor Recognized As a Best Law Firm in 25 Practice Areas Nationwide, 106 Practice Areas Regionally

November 05, 2019

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Why Partnerships Can Help Maximize In-House Pro Bono

November 03, 2019


Cozen O'Connor was mentioned in Law360 about collaborating with Chubb Ltd. on pro bono work.

Attorneys: Illinois likely to follow California, introduce stricter rules for independent contractors

November 01, 2019

News - Government Relations - Cozen O'Connor Public Strategies, Labor & Employment

Matthew Glavin and Jeremy Glenn were quoted in the Cook County Record discussing Illinois attempting to introduce legislation to tighten the rules over who can be classified as an independent contractor.

Jennifer Brandt Appears on Law & Crime

November 01, 2019

News - Family Law

Jennifer Brandt, chair of the firm’s Family Law Group, appeared on Law & Crime discussing a top of the news case.

3 Tips For Crafting Workplace Cannabis Policies

November 01, 2019

News - Labor & Employment

Debra Friedman was quoted in Law360 discussing pre-employment testing policies.

MARAD Seeks to Reestablish Voluntary Tanker Agreement

November 01, 2019

Publication - Maritime Regulatory - Maritime

Jeff Vogel discusses the notice published on November 1. Comments on the draft VTA are due by December 2.

Amanda DiChello Named a 2019 "Women of Distinction" by the Philadelphia Business Journal

October 31, 2019

Press Release - Private Client Services

Amanda DiChello, a member of Cozen O'Connor's Private Client Services Practice Group, has been selected as a Women of Distinction by the Philadelphia Business Journal.

General Liability Insurance and the Opioid Epidemic - Another Look [Insights]

October 31, 2019

Publication - Insurance Coverage

In response to rising costs stemming from the opioid epidemic, cities, counties, and states have filed lawsuits against opioid manufacturers, distributors, and retailers in an effort to recoup those costs. Terri Sutton discusses this epidemic as a follow up to her winter 2018 Insights article "General Liability Insurance and the Opioid Epidemic," as she examines the additional coverage issues related to these lawsuits.

Shakema Appleton Named Philadelphia Business Journal Women of Distinction Rising Star

October 31, 2019

Press Release

This year, the Philadelphia Business Journal received more than 250 nominations, selecting only 30 women for the honor of Women of Distinction; three of the 30 were honored as Rising Stars.

What’s on your ballot? Everything you need to know about the 2019 General Election

October 31, 2019

News - Government Relations - Cozen O'Connor Public Strategies

Julia Hammond, government relations principal of Cozen O'Connor Public Strategies, will be part of NBC12's panel of analysts on Election Night and was also featured on their recent Election Preview Special.

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