Gregg v. Ameriprise Fin., Inc.

In Gregg v. Ameriprise Fin., Inc, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled that the catch-all provision in the Commonwealth’s Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law is a strict liability offense. As a result, a plaintiff must prove only that the defendant “engage[d] in conduct that has the potential to deceive and which creates a likelihood … Read more

Marion v. Bryn Mawr Trust Co.

After the Securities and Exchange Commission commenced an action against Robert Bentley for an alleged Ponzi scheme, the Federal District Court for the Eastern District of PA appointed Marion receiver. In Marion v. Bryn Mawr Trust Co., the receiver alleged breach of the Uniform Fiduciaries Act (“UFA”), 7 P.S. § 6351, et. seq., aiding and … Read more