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Michael P. Routch presides as Chairman of the PBA Workers’ Compensation Section Leadership Council at its Annual Fall Meeting

Mr. Routch presides as Chairman of the PBA Workers' Compensation Section Leadership Council at its Annual Fall Meeting. The Council provides input and guidance on Workers' Compensation legal issues throughout Pennsylvania. To his left is former Chairman Dan Bricmont and PBA President Sharon Lopez. Photo courtesy of PBA Twitter feed: https://twitter.com/pabarassn/status/915630039386984448

McQuaide Blasko at Pennsylvania SHRM Conference

On September 21-22, McQuaide Blasko sponsored the Pennsylvania Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM). Attorneys Mike Routch and Phil Miles, and COO Tom Miller attended the event at the Penn Stater in State College. McQuaide Blasko also raffled off a gift basket of hometown goods from Tait Farm, including grilled stickies and Rothrock Coffee.

Stepanian named Chair of PBA Civil Litigation Section

Attorney Jon Stepanian will continue to serve as the Chair of  the Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA) Civil Litigation Section for 2017-18. Jon is the third McQuaide Blasko attorney to serve in that role, following Chena Glenn-Hart and former McQuaide Blasko attorney, Katie Oliver. Jon is also one of three McQuaide Blasko attorneys currently serving as [...]

Routch elected Chair of PBA Workers’ Compensation Law Section

Michael Routch has been elected as the Chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association Workers’ Compensation Law Section for 2017-18. The Section is comprised of workers’ compensation attorneys from across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and is instrumental in shaping workers’ compensation policy, education and practice standards statewide. Mr. Routch is a member of the Firm’s Labor [...]

New Whitepaper: Women Business Enterprise Certification

Attorney Jessica Fisher drafted a new whitepaper, Women Business Enterprise (WBE) Certification. The paper summarizes how a business can obtain WBE certification in Pennsylvania.

Sean Burke to present on “Trusts from A to Z”

On April 21st, Sean Burke will participate in NBI’s “Trusts from A to Z.” Burke will specifically present on tax reduction with trusts. To sign up, please visit the seminar webpage: Trusts From A to Z. Sean Burke represents individuals and corporate fiduciaries in trust planning and administration. For example, Burke prepares special needs and [...]

Chris Michelone presents Intellectual Property: What the General Practitioner Should Know

On December 9, 2016, McQuaide Blasko Attorney Chris Michelone presented “Intellectual Property: What the General Practitioner Should Know” (.PPT file) as part of the Blair County Bar Association Young Lawyers’ Division Lunch & Learn Series. Chris spoke to the group of 25 about the basics of trademarks, copyrights, patents, and trade secrets and discussed the [...]

McQuaide Blasko Sponsored the Annual Farm City Dinner

McQuaide Blasko sponsored the annual Farm City Dinner, organized by the Blair County Chamber of Commerce, held in East Freedom. In attendance were Valerie Detwiler, of CBT Bank, Jenna Kephart the 2016-17 Dairy Princess, and guest speaker Richard Roush, Dean of Agricultural Sciences at Penn State University. This event brings together businesses and banks to [...]

2016-11-03T09:53:48+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Community, Hollidaysburg office news|

Routch Participates on Panel at PBA Workers’ Compensation Section Meeting

On October 6th, Michael Routch presented as part of a panel on “Things You Should Know” at the 32nd Annual Fall Meeting of the PBA Workers’ Compensation Section. He is currently the Chair Elect of the section and will serve as Chairperson in 2016-17.