Third Circuit Holds that Commercial Property Policies Do Not Provide Coverage for Businesses’ COVID-19 Closure Claims
On January 6, 2023, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals handed down a unanimous opinion in Law Offices of Rhonda H. The material in Legal Updates for Insurance Services – Florida Alert – January 9, 2023,
In Twin Decisions on Insurance Coverage for COVID-19 Closure Claims, Superior Court of Pennsylvania Makes Clear that Policy Language Matters
In a pair of decisions handed down on November 30, 2022, the Superior Court of Pennsylvania ca The material in this law alert has been prepared for our readers by Marshall Dennehey.
Superior Court affirms decision granting termination petition as being supported by substantial evidence and in so doing rejects claimant’s argument that the court should not defer to the Board’s credibility findings as the hearing was conducted virtually
This case came before the court on the claimant’s appeal from the Board’s decision granting the employer’s termination petition. What’s Hot in Workers’ Comp is prepared by Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggi
Top Ten Tips for Managing EMR Documentation During the COVID-19 Pandemic
The recent trend in high-exposure health care provider litigation encompasses not only the pursuit of a case based on the medicine, but also a separate case in discovery based on the electronic medical record (EMR) and audit trail. The material in this newsletter has been prepared for our readers by Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin.
Interim Pennsylvania Crisis Standards of Care for Pandemic Guidelines
On April 13, 2020, the Pennsylvania Department of Health released the Interim Pennsylvania Crisis Standards of Care for Pandemic Guidelines. The material in this law alert has been prepared for our readers by Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin.
PA Bureau of EMS Eases Burden on Hospitals
As a supplement to Statewide BLS Protocol 931 (Suspected Influenza-Like Illness (ILI)), the PA Bureau of Emergency Medical Services (Bureau of EMS) has authorized a statewide BLS protocol for the non-transport of patients with suspected COVID-19.
PA Bureau of EMS Response to Covid-19
With the Governor’s issuance of the Proclamation of Disaster Emergency on March 6, 2020, and with the increased demands being placed on EMS personnel and resources, the PA Bureau of Emergency Medical Services (Bureau of EMS) has relaxed certain staffing and credentialing requirements to help ease the burdens on Pennsylvania EMS agencies and providers and to facilitate and expedite EMS responses to calls for help.
COVID-19 AND THE LAW: Workers’ Compensation Compensability in Delaware, Florida, New Jersey and Pennsylvania
Delaware The material in this newsletter has been prepared for our readers by Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin.