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Introducción a Temas Legales para la Comunidad Hispana / Hispanic Legal Workshop

access_time Posted on: May 11th, 2021

Introducción a Temas Legales para la Comunidad Hispana / Hispanic Legal Workshop Jueves 27 de mayo12:00 – 2:00 p.m.  La abogada de la firma de abogados de CGA, Liliana García Fisher, proporcionará una introducción legal atractiva e interactiva y responderá a preguntas relevantes para la comunidad Hispana. Los temas de conversación incluyen cómo contratar a un abogado, derechoes penal / citaciones de tráfico, cuestiones de bienes raíces, qué hacer cuando lo demandan, testamentos, ley de contratista, asuntos del propietario / inquilino y mucho más. Liliana es una abogada bilingüe que enfoca su práctica en litigios y derecho laboral y dererchos de bienes raíces.El… read more »

Business Law Seminar – May 6, 2021 — Benefit Corporations

access_time Posted on: April 23rd, 2021

Join us on May 6, 2021 for an engaging and interactive seminar during which we will explain what B Corp status is, how it relates to the benefit corporation legal structure, and what it takes to be part of this global movement.  Learn why other companies are going the extra mile and formally committing to balancing their impact on people and the planet with profits – and explore whether making that commitment is right for your business.   REGISTER NOW Is your business committed to using profits and growth as a means to a greater end for your employees, community, and the environment?  If so,… read more »

Webinar: Labor and Employment Law Update

access_time Posted on: April 8th, 2021

YCEA Leadership LuncheonThursday, April 22nd, 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. CGA Law Firm’s experienced team of employment attorneys will provide proactive business leaders at all levels with an update on key employment law developments so far in 2021, a preview of the changes that lie ahead, and tips and strategies for maintaining compliance. Topics will include:–      Summary of labor and employment developments during the first 90 days of the Biden presidency–      Discussion of the latest COVID return to work and vaccination issues–      Important state law initiatives likely to impact Pennsylvania employersFeatured speakers, Attorneys Christine Nentwig and Zach Nahass, are Co-Chairs of the Labor and Employment… read more »

CGA Founding Member Retires

access_time Posted on: March 30th, 2021

After 54 years of law practice and dedication to his clients, CGA Law Firm founding member Peter Andrews has announced his retirement. Pete provided legal counsel to individuals, families, and all types of businesses and municipal entities. He represented clients in commercial, banking and public finance transactions. Public finance matters and loan negotiationBond issues, stock sales and transfersBusiness counseling, entity formation and corporate governanceCommercial real estate transactionsMergers, acquisitions and divestitures Pete assisted in all aspects of municipal finance. He served as underwriter’s counsel, issuer’s counsel, trustee’s counsel and bond insurer’s counsel in virtually every area of both tax exempt and… read more »

COVID-19 Update: CDC Order Extending the Eviction Moratorium

access_time Posted on: March 29th, 2021

On March 29, 2021, the Center for Disease Control has issued another Order extending the eviction moratorium through June 30, 2021.  In addition to extending the moratorium, the new CDC Order also makes some additional modifications including:   ·        Persons covered by the previous orders who made the required signed declaration do not need to submit a new declaration. ·        Evictions for nonpayment of rent that were completed before September 4, 2020 are not subject to the Order. ·        Landlords may not use trespass as the sole reason for eviction based upon criminal activity when the underlying reason is nonpayment of rent. ·        Tenants may… read more »

Webinar: Litigation Basics in Business

access_time Posted on: March 25th, 2021

Join us virtually for this YCEA Leadership Luncheon on Thursday, April 8th from noon to 1:30pm.  This virtual webinar will review the basics of litigation for businesses including what to expect, how litigation works, common pitfalls, and tips & tricks for both avoiding litigation and making it easier when it becomes inevitable.  Various topics including the Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law and collections will be discussed. Business owners, record keepers, managers, and many others can benefit from this presentation.   Click Here to Register AttorneyHunter B. Schenck provides legal services to individuals and businesses in the area of litigation…. read more »

Commercial Leasing Overview Webinar: Exploring Overlooked Business Risks

access_time Posted on: March 24th, 2021

Virtual Leadership Luncheon: Commercial Leasing Overview: Exploring Overlooked Business Risks March 25, 2021 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EDT Click Here to Register! When you sign a commercial lease, do you really know what you’re signing? In this session, Attorneys Rebecca Shanaman and Liliana Garcia review the various structures of commercial leases, common lease terms, risks to avoid and points of negotiation. No matter what the stage of the leasing journey you’re in, it is important to understand the major elements of a lease agreement. Join us virtually for this Leadership Luncheon presented by CGA Law Firm and it’s experienced team of Real… read more »

What is an Estate Planning Trust?

access_time Posted on: March 9th, 2021

For most people, estate planning requires just a few basic documents. View this video by Attorney Tim Bupp to learn more about why you need an Estate Planning Trust. An Estate Planning Trust will help guide loved ones with the management of inherited money and other assets after you are gone. A thoughtfully prepared Estate Plan is not just beneficial to family members, it can provide tremendous peace of mind. You owe it to yourself and those you love to have a plan in place. AttorneyTim chairs the Firm’s Estate Law Section. He provides clients with specialized advice in Estate Planning, Business and tax planning, Real Estate transactions and related… read more »

What is a Last Will and Testament?

access_time Posted on: March 1st, 2021

For most people, estate planning requires just a few basic documents. View this video by Attorney Tim Bupp to learn more about why you need a Last Will and Testament.A thoughtfully prepared Estate Plan is not just beneficial to family members, it can provide tremendous peace of mind. An Estate Plan with a Last Will and Testament will ensure that the money and other assets you have worked hard to accumulate are preserved and passed on to those you love and to the charitable organizations you care about.You owe it to yourself and those you love to have a plan in place. AttorneyTim… read more »

What is a Healthcare Directive or Living Will?

access_time Posted on: February 22nd, 2021

For most people, estate planning requires just a few basic documents. View this video by Attorney Tim Bupp to learn more about why you need a Healthcare Directive or Living Will.A thoughtfully prepared estate plan is not just beneficial to family members, it can provide tremendous peace of mind. An estate plan that includes a Healthcare Directive or Living Will lays out your choices for end-of-life medical treatment. You owe it to yourself and your loved ones to have a plan in place. AttorneyTim chairs the Firm’s Estate Law Section. He provides clients with specialized advice in Estate Planning, Business and tax planning, Real Estate transactions and related… read more »