Pennsylvania Causes of Action

  • ID: 2131733
  • September 2011
  • Region: North America, United States
  • ALM Media, LLC
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This single volume paperback serves as a quick starting point for any case containing Pennsylvania civil actions.

A unique working resource for any law office. Save time analyzing client problems and preparing pleadings by pin-pointing the start of an action before employing more costly research.

The Value:

- It compiles outlines and indexes theories of recovery under Pennsylvania law
- Provides defenses and applicable statutes of limitation with tables of authorities.
- Sample chapters include: Agency or Fiduciary Causes of Action, Attorney and Legal Services Causes of Action, Banking, Commercial Paper and Creditor Causes of Action, Constitutional Causes of Action, Contract or Quasi-Contract Causes of Action, and many more.
- Notes on applicable procedure and rules
- Extensive common word index
- Tables of cases and statutes

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Chapter 1 - Agency or Fiduciary Based Causes of Action

Chapter 2 - Attorney and Legal Services Causes of Action

Chapter 3 - Banking Commercial Paper

Chapter 4 - Constitutional Based Causes of Action

Chapter 5 - Contract and Quasi-Contract Based Causes of Action

Chapter 6 - Corporate and Partnership Based Causes of Action

Chapter 7 - Damage Related Based Causes of Action

Chapter 8 - Employer and Employee Based Causes of Action

Chapter 9 - Equitable Based Causes of Action

Chapter 10 - Insurance Based Causes of Action

Chapter 11 - Judicial Based Causes of Action

Chapter 12 - Real Property Causes of Action

Chapter 13 - Statutory Based Causes of Action

Chapter 14 - Tort Causes of Action

Chapter 15 - Trust and Estate Causes of Action

Chapter 16 - Defenses

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Gaetan J. Alfano, Esq

Gaetan J. Alfano is a partner with the Philadelphia law firm of Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti LLP serving as Co-chair of the Commercial Litigation Practice.

Mr. Alfano has served as an Assistant District Attorney in Philadelphia County from 1980 to 1985 under former District Attorney, Ed Rendell; he prosecuted cases in the Felony Jury, Homicide and Motions Units as well as being a member of the District Attorneys Hiring Committee from 1982 to 1985. Mr. Alfano is recognized by his peers as a top commercial litigator and has extensive experience in commercial disputes, insurance insolvency, construction litigation and white collar criminal defense. He is a member of the American, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia and New Jersey Bar Associations and Chairs the Board of Governors of the Philadelphia Bar Association. His areas of practice are commercial litigation, insurance insolvency, insurance recovery and risk management. Additionally he has represented clients in a variety of commercial and employment disputes. He received his J.D. from Villanova University School of Law and earned his B.A., magna cum laude from Villanova University.

Joel Feldman, Managing Partner of Anapol Schwartz

Joel Feldman is the Managing Partner of Anapol Schwartz, Weiss, Cohan, Feldman & Smalley, as well as an active trial attorney. He is proud to have participated in the firm's successes in the past and to have helped the firm earn its reputation for excellence. His clients are unanimous in their appreciation for his hard work, as well as his compassion and concern for their interests.

He has represented a number of individuals in a wide variety of personal injury actions, as well as securities litigation and stockbroker claims. His personal injury practice includes cases arising from dangerous products and construction site accidents, nursing home neglect, dangerous conditions on properties, automobile and truck accidents, medical and dental malpractice, and alcohol-related accidents. He received his Bachelor's degree from University of Vermont in 1976 and his law degree from Villanova University School of Law in 1981.

Ronald J Shaffer, Esq

A seasoned trial lawyer, Ron has represented clients in state and federal courts across the country. He is adept at successfully managing client interests both in and out of a courtroom and has significant experience in alternative dispute resolution. Ron has represented clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies with international operations in complex commercial disputes to family-owned businesses with regional operations.

Ron handles a broad range of commercial litigation matters, including various types of intellectual property disputes, trade secrets, securities, class actions as well as corporate and shareholder disputes.

J. Peter Shindel Jr., Esq

J. Peter Shindel, Jr. is an associate with the Philadelphia law firm of Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti LLP. He practices in the Commercial Litigation, Federal and State Qui Tam Litigation Practice, White Collar Criminal Defense Practice and Employment groups.

Mr. Shindel's former law firm experience focused on products liability, antitrust and securities litigation and has considerable experience in civil rights cases, including habeas corpus cases and claims brought under Section 1983. He is a member of the American, Pennsylvania and Philadelphia Bar Associations.

Mr. Shindel received his J.D. from Yale Law School, where he was the student director of the Complex Federal Litigation Clinic and earned his B.A. from Princeton University where he won the Lynde Prize Debate in 2002.

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