Pa. Justices Asked To Reject Shields For Related Biz Units
By Matt Fair (December 2, 2020, 9:30 PM EST) -- An attorney looking to collect on a $6.8 million verdict won by his client in a drunken-driving case urged the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Wednesday to reject protections recognizing the legal distinctions between business entities in order to allow him to target a corporate affiliate of a company found partly liable for the crash.
Goldberg Goldberg & Maloney attorney Joel Goldberg told the justices during a virtual hearing that the two companies — both of which were involved in operating a Philadelphia-area bar accused of overserving the man who caused the crash — essentially operated as a single entity, although only one...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!