PPP Forgiveness: 7 Commonly Asked Questions and Answers


The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) provided much needed assistance to small businesses affected by COVID-19. While the PPP is a small business loan program within Section 7(a) of the Small Business Act, PPP loans are subject to payment deferral and immediate forgiveness if the borrower uses the funds in an authorized manner. As loan forgiveness… Read more »

Safeguarding Trade Secrets While Your Employees Work from Home


Within the last year millions of employees find themselves working from home for the first time. With the sudden shift to working from home, companies are facing new and unique challenges in order to protect trade secrets and confidential information. Trade secrets can include formulas, drawings, patterns, compilations including customer lists, programs, devices, methods, techniques,… Read more »

Should I Stay or Should I Go? Managing Your Law Firm Separation


The devastating financial fallout of the COVID-19 crisis has exacerbated law firm dissolutions and key attorney separations. Firms that were overleveraged, undercapitalized, poorly managed or otherwise unable to adjust to revenue slowdowns have failed outright or have found themselves struggling to adapt. Stakeholders, whether partners or shareholders, have been forced to consider their professional options,… Read more »

Nineteen Pietragallo Attorneys Recognized by The Best Lawyers in America® 2021

August 20, 2020

Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti LLP, a business and litigation law firm with five offices across Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia, is proud to announce that nineteen of our distinguished attorneys have been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2021 edition. “The legacy of our law firm is the depth of our courtroom… Read more »

Pamela Coyle Brecht Appointed as a Hearing Committee Member serving the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania


Partner Pamela Coyle Brecht of Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP has been appointed as a Hearing Committee Member serving the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania effective July 1, 2020. This appointment is a three-year term. Ms. Brecht also serves as Chair of the firm’s national Qui Tam/False Claims Act (FCA)… Read more »

William Pietragallo, II and Peter St. Tienne Wolff recognized in Chambers & Partners for their work in Private Wealth Law


Chambers & Partners recently released their High Net Worth Guide which combines a list of leading High Net Worth Professionals worldwide. Within, Managing Partner William Pietragallo, II and Partner Peter St. Tienne Wolff were recognized for their work in Private Wealth Law in the state of Pennsylvania. Chambers & Partners is a legal ranking service… Read more »

One of Pennsylvania’s Top 100 Attorneys can be found at Pietragallo


Twenty-one Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP attorneys were named to the 2020 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars list, including founding partners William Pietragallo, II, Mark Gordon, Joseph J. Bosick, Gaetan J. Alfano, and Marc S. Raspanti. These designations are awarded to lawyers who receive the highest feedback regarding their legal practice based on independent research,… Read more »

Chambers & Partners recognizes Founding Partners William Pietragallo, II and Marc S. Raspanti


Chambers & Partners, an international legal research firm, recently announced their 2020 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Within, founding Partners William Pietragallo, II and Marc S. Raspanti have been recognized for their “outstanding legal practice” in the fields of “Litigation: General Commercial” and “White-Collar Crime and Government Investigations,” respectively. Chambers & Partners… Read more »

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