ELLIOTT GREENLEAF ATTORNEYS SELECTED AS “RISING STARS” OF THE PENNSYLVANIA BAR IN A STATEWIDE SURVEY

Elliott Greenleaf shareholders Brian R. Elias, John P. Elliott, Roger J. Harrington, Kathryn M. Schilling and Melissa M. Weber have been selected as a “Pennsylvania Rising Star Lawyer” based upon a statewide survey of Pennsylvania lawyers and judges. This recognition is awarded to only the very best of Pennsylvania’s young lawyers. This year’s annual publication […]

ELLIOTT GREENLEAF WELCOMES RAFAEL X. ZAHRALDDIN, WILLIAM M. KELLEHER AND NEIL R. LAPINSKI TO ITS WILMINGTON, DELAWARE OFFICE

Elliott Greenleaf is pleased to announce the opening of its Wilmington, Delaware office, and welcome Rafael X. Zahralddin, William M. Kelleher and Neil R. Lapinski to lead the Firm’s office in Wilmington. The Firm’s Delaware office is located at 1000 West Avenue, Suite 1440, Wilmington, DE 19801, and can be reached by calling (302) 384-9400. […]

ROGER J. HARRINGTON, JR. ELECTED SHAREHOLDER OF ELLIOTT GREENLEAF

Elliott Greenleaf is pleased to announce the election of Roger J. Harrington, Jr. as a shareholder in the Firm beginning January 1, 2008. Mr. Harrington joined the firm upon completion of his judicial clerkship with the Pennsylvania Superior Court. His diverse practice includes shareholder litigation, securities fraud litigation concerning corporations and limited liability companies and […]

Elliott Greenleaf SUCCESSFULLY DEFENDS CITY AGAINST “STIGMA-PLUS” DUE PROCESS CLAIM IN FEDERAL COURT

The United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania recently granted Elliott Greenleaf’s motion to dismiss due process claims as well as state-law claims of defamation, invasion of privacy and intentional infliction of emotional distress against the City of Sunbury (“Sunbury”) in an important case on the “stigma-plus” doctrine in Pennsylvania. Kline v. […]

Stewart J. Greenleaf, Jr. Appointed to Hearing Committee of the Disciplinary Board

The Disciplinary Board of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has appointed an Elliott Greenleaf associate, Stewart J. Greenleaf, Jr., as a hearing committee member. He will act as a fact finder in a judicial role reviewing allegations of attorney misconduct in Pennsylvania. He is charged with the responsibility of analyzing serious allegations of attorney misconduct and […]

Elliott Greenleaf WINS FEDERAL APPEAL AFFIRMING DISMISSAL OF COMMERCIAL DEFAMATION CLAIMS IN HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT

In a landmark ruling confirming the significant public significance and protections provided to policy bulletins issued by health insurers, the United States Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit found Elliott Greenleaf’s arguments to be persuasive, and affirmed the district court’s dismissal of commercial defamation claims against health insurers who publish coverage policy bulletins. TMJ […]

HENRY F. SIEDZIKOWSKI PRESENTS CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION ON DEVELOPMENTS IN BANKRUPTCY CODE

Elliott Greenleaf President and senior shareholder, Henry F. Siedzikowski, was the Course Planner & Lead Lecturer for a continuing legal education seminar on October 5, 2007 sponsored by the Montgomery Bar Association on developments in the Bankruptcy Code. Mr. Siedzikowski is a nationally recognized commercial litigator and bankruptcy lawyer. His well-reviewed seminar is entitled “Developments […]

ELLIOTT GREENLEAF WINS THIRD CIRCUIT APPEAL IN NATIONALLY SIGNIFICANT EMPLOYMENT CLASS ACTION

In a nationally significant precedential case described by the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit as “an issue that has created considerable interest,” Elliott Greenleaf won a unanimous victory for a class of chicken slaughterhouse workers employed by Tyson Foods, Inc., the world’s largest meat and chicken processing company. De Asencio, et […]

Elliott Greenleaf WINS DISMISSAL OF FEDERAL CIVIL RIGHTS CLAIMS AGAINST TOWNSHIP OFFICIAL AND POLICE CHIEF

Elliott Greenleaf successfully moved to dismiss several federal civil rights claims in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania against Jackson Township’s supervisor and Police Chief. Federal Judge Kim R. Gibson of the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania granted Elliott Greenleaf’ motion to dismiss, concluding his […]

Elliott Greenleaf WINS ANOTHER APPELLATE VICTORY

The Pennsylvania Superior Court recently reversed a trial court’s finding of unjust enrichment against Elliott Greenleaf’s client, and entered judgment for it. This construction supply company was sued by a plaintiff who, in exchange for employment, transferred a construction tool franchise to it. After exchanging multiple draft employment agreements, the parties never executed a final […]