Following closely on the heels of the first anniversary of the passage of Act 16, known as the Medical Marijuana Act (the "Act"), the Pennsylvania
A district court in the Middle District of Pennsylvania held that, notwithstanding the Supreme Court's decision in M & G Polymers USA, LLC v. Tackett
On September 27, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania dismissed plaintiffs' complaint in Royal Mile Co. v. UPMC, which
On September 16, Pennsylvania announced that it would be expanding its Medicaid program using a premium assistance model similar to the one in
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court recently overturned 10 years of precedent and awarded unemployment compensation benefits to employees who accepted an
Overruling more than 30 years of precedent, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled that the “voluntary layoff” provision of the Pennsylvania
On July 1, two new ordinances went into effect in Philadelphia; both will affect employers that contract with the City of Philadelphia (the City). Amendments to Chapter 17-1300 of the Philadelphia Code, the Philadelphia 21st Century Minimum Wage and Benefits Standard, mandate paid sick leave for covered employees.
The House approved legislation, HB 1983, that would place the small group health insurance market under state review.
Judge Christopher C. Conner of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania ruled this week that the mandate requiring individuals to purchase health insurance under the recently enacted Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Public Law 111-148, is unconstitutional.
On September 13, 2011, a federal district court judge in Pennsylvania ruled that the individual mandate under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional and that certain provisions closely linked to the individual mandate must also be struck down.