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Kenneth G. Scholtz, Esq., kscholtz@tuckerlaw.com, (412) 594-3903

The PA Supreme Court has extended the Workers’ Comp application of the “traveling employee” doctrine to include an employee’s attendance at happy hours, holiday parties and other social gatherings that are sponsored
Continue Reading PA Supreme Court Extends Employer Liability For Injury Sustained After Work Happy Hour

Edward A. Wodarczyk, Esq., ewodarczyk@tuckerlaw.com, (412) 594-3920

The IRS and Social Security Administration have announced cost-of-living increases for retirement plans and other employee benefit plans for 2022.

20212022Compensation Limit$290,000$305,000Highly Compensated Employee$130,000$135,000401(k), 403(b), 457(b) Deferral Limit$ 19,500$ 20,500Age 50 Additional
Continue Reading IRS and SSA Announce 2021 Indexed Numbers

Scott R. Leah, Esq., sleah@tuckerlaw.com, (412) 594-5551

I have urged all employers to have good and thorough policies against workplace discrimination or harassment.  However, a recent case filed by the EEOC against a hotel chain shows that having such
Continue Reading Having a Discrimination and Harassment Policy is Not Enough to Avoid Potential Liability

Daniel C. Conlon, Esq., dconlon@tuckerlaw.com, (412) 594-3951

Retail licensees in Pennsylvania are aware of the general rule that alcohol sales must occur on a premises that is licensed by the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB).

Restaurant licenses, hotel licenses,
Continue Reading PA Catering Permits Now Open for Application. Plan now for Next Year’s Festivals, Food Truck Stops & Weddings