Government Enforcement Compliance and White Collar Litigation

Pamela Coyle Brecht to present The False Claims Act Update

2020/10/28

Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP Partner Pamela Coyle Brecht will present “The False Claims Act Update” at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s (PBI) A Day in Health Law program on October 28, 2020 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. A Day on Health Law is a one-day, six-hour spin-off of PBI’s annual Health Law Institute. The Health… Read more »

Pietragallo’s Joseph L. Gordon to Participate in a Webinar regarding Employment Issues Amidst COVID-19

March 30, 2020

Joseph L. Gordon will be participating in a Philadelphia Bar Association webinar on Wednesday, April 29th to discuss Employment Law issues amidst COVID-19. In this informative program, speakers will share their expertise regarding: workplace safety, issues for workforces that travel, remote work, immigration, healthcare/HIPPA issues, wage and hour issues, employee leave/ADA, and discrimination/harassment/EEO issues in… Read more »

Client Alert: The CARES Act and the Paycheck Protection Program

March 27, 2020

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the “CARES Act”), which was signed into law today allocates $350 billion for a Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) meant to provide immediate relief to small businesses (less than 500 employees) and other eligible entities impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Process: The process for securing a PPP loan… Read more »

Information from our Employment & Labor Group to help you navigate COVID-19

March 19, 2020

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (Act) was signed by President Trump on March 18, 2020.  The bill becomes law on April 2, 2020.Under the new law, certain employees will be eligible to receive paid sick and family leave through December 31, 2020 for leave related to COVID 19.  Relevant portions related to employment law… Read more »

Conducting Investigations During a Pandemic: The New Normal

March 19, 2020

Unfortunately fraud, waste, abuse, and of course, criminal activity do not take a vacation during a pandemic.  In fact, targets and methods of fraudsters can and will evolve much like a virus.  When the normal checks and balances that have been put in place by compliance, general counsel, security, internal audit, and other mechanisms that… Read more »

Postponed: Pietragallo Partners John A. Schwab and Chris Iacono to present at Cyberlaw Update 2020 in Pittsburgh

2020/04/27

The Pennsylvania Bar Institute will be holding it’s next Cyberlaw Update program on April 27, 2020 in Pittsburgh. During this program, attendees will discuss: experiences with new state and EU regulations on privacy, current security dangers and data breach responses, the impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI), cloud and other technologies in business, electronic communication and… Read more »

Pietragallo Team Volunteers at Mock Trial Competition

2020/03/05

Each year, the Young Lawyers Division (YLD) of the Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA) hosts one of the largest mock trial competitions in the nation. The PBA/YLD Mock Trial Competition gives more than 300 high school student teams from across the state the opportunity to act as lawyers and witnesses in simulated civil and criminal trials… Read more »

New SHIELD Act Provisions Take Effect in March, Additional Legislation Pending

2020/02/26

As published in The New York Law Journal An amendment to New York’s data breach notification law, the Stop Hacks and Improve Electronic Data Security Act (the SHIELD Act), will take effect on March 21, 2020. The amendment to the SHIELD Act creates stricter data security over confidential personal information and breach notification requirements to… Read more »

Postponed: It’s Not Just Cash In a Bag: Exploring Corruption From Both Sides of the Table

2020/03/19

Corruption is in the news all-too-often today. Join Assistant U.S. Attorney Eric Gibson along with Pietragallo Partners Lourdes Sánchez Ridge and John Schwab to discuss how prosecutors make charging decisions in corruption cases and the minefields that defense attorneys must navigate to prepare clients under investigation. This CLE will cover an overview of federal corruption offenses… Read more »

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