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Sadler v. Philadelphia Coca-Cola (Workers Comp. Appeal Bd.

After adverse rulings from a Workers’ Compensation Judge and Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board, a claimant petitioned for review in the Commonwealth Court claiming that his employer should not have been permitted to terminate his workers’ compensation benefits. The Commonwealth Court affirmed, holding (1) Section 204(a) of the Workers’ Compensation Act,…

Sadler v. Philadelphia Coca-Cola (Workers Comp. Appeal Bd.
Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court

After adverse rulings from a Workers’ Compensation Judge and Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board, a claimant petitioned for review in the Commonwealth Court claiming that his employer should not have been permitted to terminate his workers’ compensation benefits. The Commonwealth Court affirmed, holding (1) Section 204(a) of the Workers’ Compensation Act, which sets forth an offset… Continue reading Sadler v. Philadelphia Coca-Cola (Workers Comp. Appeal Bd.

Bognet v. Sec’y Commonwealth of PA
3rd Circuit

The 3rd Circuit weighed in on Pennsylvania’s election laws in Bognet v. Sec’y Commonwealth of PA. A congressional candidate and several voters sought to enjoin Pennsylvania officials from counting mail-in ballots received after election day. The plaintiffs based their arguments on the Equal Protection Clause and the Elections Clause. Chief Judge Smith authored a thorough… Continue reading Bognet v. Sec’y Commonwealth of PA