Subject to approval from the City of Philadelphia – the Court is a tenant of the City in Philadelphia City Hall — civil jury trials are set to resume in Philadelphia this week. On Friday, as a defense lawyer representative, I had the chance to attend a walkthrough hosted by Presiding Civil Judge Anders and get a sense of what the physical setup will be. Here is a quick overview and...Read More
WCM is pleased to announce that Chip George has joined WCM’s Miami, Florida Office. Chip has been a friend of WCM’s for years and we are beyond excited that the timing has finally worked out for us to formally work together. WCM’s Florida office focuses on coverage and coverage litigation. The office stands ready to assist in everything insurance law from cargo, jeweler’s block/specie to...Read More
Partner Bob Cosgrove and associate Lauren Berenbaum and Partner Colleen Hayes have written essays in the COUNTERPOINT – December 2020 Issue, the Pennsylvania Defense Institute’s quarterly newsletter. The PDI is the Pennsylvania state affiliate of the Defense Research Institute. Bob and Lauren’s essay is entitled Is Our Biometric Data Protected and explores some of the new...Read More
Wade Clark Mulcahy, LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Jim Scott to its Philadelphia office. A former President of the Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel and an officer and vice-president of the Pennsylvania Defense Institute, Jim brings to WCM a wealth of experience handling large exposure property damage and personal injury claims in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania. An...Read More
Wade Clark Mulcahy, LLP is pleased to announce the opening of its London, England office located at:
Wade Clark Mulcahy, LLP
6 London Street
London, EC3R 7LP
Nestled in the heart of the City across from Fenchurch Street Station, WCM’s London office will allow WCM to better serve its Lloyd’s and London market clients.
To staff the office, WCM is further pleased to announce...Read More
Total Recall: An In-Depth Look At Issues
That Arise With Product Recall Policies
Bill Johnstone and Matthew Hagan of Johnstone Partners, https://johnstone-partners.com/, and Bob Cosgrove and Colleen Hayes of Wade Clark Mulcahy, LLP, https://www.wcmlaw.com/, are pleased to invite you to a product recall webinar on Monday, October 12, 2020 at 11 a.m. EST. This webinar will take an in-depth look...Read More
Partner Bob Cosgrove and Counsel Matt Care successfully obtained a with prejudice dismissal of a products liability lawsuit in federal court in Newark, New Jersey. In the case of Elizabeth Kean, et al. v. Cedar Works, et al., the plaintiff alleged that, when she was a child, she fell from a defective swing set in her backyard onto her head. She claimed that the fall caused a traumatic brain...Read More
WCM Partner Bob Cosgrove and Philadelphia associate Zhanna Dubinsky won a motion for judgment on the pleadings in the Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas, Chester County. In John Adams, et al. v. Wilkinson Enterprises, Inc., et al., the plaintiffs were the owners of luxury homes in the Chester County, Pennsylvania area who had purchased their new homes in 2003 and 2004. The plaintiffs alleged...Read More
“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Our custom on Fridays is to announce legal issues we find “Of Interest” to our friends.
But today we break our silence to talk about things that really matter; first the pandemic, followed by the tragedy in Minneapolis.
We, all of us, the nation, are being sorely tested by these unfolding...Read More
Partner Bob Cosgrove and associate Gabi Outlaw were awarded summary judgment in the case of Byron Vera v. Shahram Ohebsion, et al. In this Suffolk County, NY case, plaintiff Byron Vera (“Vera”) alleged that he was injured when he fell from a ladder while installing an air conditioning unit in defendant Shahram Ohebsion’s (“Ohebsion”) New York home. Vera claimed the defendants negligently...Read More