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High Swartz Partner Thomas E. Panzer and MIRIA Board Pass Quick Response Grants

During its meeting on September 4, 2020, the Military Installation Remediation and Infrastructure Authority (MIRIA) Board of Directors approved more than $2.5 million dollars in “Quick Response Grants” to local water and sewer authorities. The grants will help those authorities pass through reimbursements for surcharges applied to customers relating to the cost of remediating polyfluoroalkyl […]

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IRS Issues Payroll Tax Deferral Guidance – What You Need to Know

Given the sparse guidance, there is currently a lot of leeway in how employers can implement the tax deferral holiday. On August 8, 2020, President Trump declared an optional payroll tax deferral holiday for the employee portion of social security taxes. The IRS issued guidance for employers to implement the deferral program on August 28, […]

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High Swartz Partner Thomas E. Panzer Appointed to Bucks County SPCA Board of Directors

High Swartz, a full-service law firm with offices in Southeastern Pennsylvania is pleased to announce that Thomas E. Panzer of its Doylestown Office was appointed to the Bucks County SPCA Board of Directors. With the appointment, Tom continues his over 25 years of service and dedication to the Bucks community. In addition to his municipal, […]

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Is it worth getting Short-Term Limited Duration Health Insurance during the Pandemic?

STLDI coverage was designed as bridge coverage so the consumer has some insurance until better coverage is arranged. The premiums are low and so is the protection. After passage of the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA, often called Obamacare) standards were proscribed for comprehensive major medical insurance policies. STLDI medical coverage is Short-Term Limited Duration […]

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High Swartz Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021 Edition

The Best Lawyers in America© 2021 edition includes 11 High Swartz Attorneys as well as inclusions in the Lawyer of the Year and inaugural Ones to Watch editions. High Swartz, a full-service law firm with offices in Norristown and Doylestown, Pennsylvania is pleased to announce that The Best Lawyers in America© Edition includes 11 attorneys […]

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High Swartz Attorney Robert E. Gordon Named Trademark Committee Chair for PBA IP Section

High Swartz is pleased to announce that attorney Robert E. Gordon has been named Trademark Committee Chair for the Pennsylvania Bar Association Intellectual Property Section for the 2020-2021 term. Robert E. Gordon primarily practices in civil litigation matters with an added focus on intellectual property in High Swartz’s Doylestown office. He is admitted to practice […]

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U.S. Supreme Court Further Defines Title VII Protection to Include LGBT

Yesterday, the Supreme Court, in a 6 to 3 decision, ruled that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination in employment against LGBT individuals. In a single day, millions of Americans were provided with protection under Title VII and employers must modify their conduct. Before June 15, 2020, the rights of […]

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12 High Swartz Attorneys named to 2020 PA Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars Lists

2020 marks some impressive milestones and new additions to the PA Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars Lists. High Swartz is pleased to announce that 12 of its attorneys have been named to the 2020 Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars list. A full service law firm, High Swartz has offices in Norristown in Montgomery County, Pa […]

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Guardianship Tracking System (GTS) Online Workshops for Spring 2020

The Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts (AOPC) is offering a series of online workshops that educate guardians that are court-appointed on how to navigate the newly-created GTS or Guardianship Tracking System. The GTS allows the guardians of incapacitated adults to file annual reports and inventory online. The workshops are accessed online and conducted through an […]

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Divorce Advice & Support: Second Saturday Workshop

This popular workshop offers non-biased financial, emotional and legal divorce advice to women by Montgomery County professionals seeking to inform and enlighten during trying times. This Saturday’s workshop will provide attendees with the knowledge, support, resources and trust that they need to survive the divorce process. Armed with this information the presenters hope to enable attendees […]