OWM Newsletter – Elder Law and Special Needs Planning

FEATURE ARTICLE – Rebecca A. Hobbs, Esquire, CELA, summarizes the practice of Elder Law and Special Needs Planning, which includes the counseling and representing older persons as well as persons that have a disability, their representatives and families.

STAFF SPOTLIGHT – Meet Patti Sowers, OWM Document Production Specialist.

OWM FIRM NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS – Rebecca A. Hobbs, Esquire, CELA, Melissa A. Iacobucci, Esquire, David A. Megay, Esquire, and Kathleen M. Martin, Esquire, CELA have upcoming speaking engagements.

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OWM Newsletter – Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

FEATURE ARTICLE – Rebecca A. Hobbs, Esquire, CELA and Melissa A. Iacobucci, Esquire discuss the issue of grandparents raising grandchildren and the importance of formalizing the relationship with a guardianship or custody action.

STAFF SPOTLIGHT – Meet Andrea Pirelli and Faye Stoudt of OWM’s Title Insurance Department.

OWM FIRM NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS – David A. Megay, Esquire and Kathleen M. Martin, Esquire, CELA have upcoming speaking engagements.

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OWM Newsletter – OWM Law & SCORE TriCounty: A Partnership for the Benefit of the Tri-County Business Community

FEATURE ARTICLE – David A. Megay, Esquire and Thomas Gosse, Certified SCORE Mentor, discuss the history of SCORE and the objective of SCORE’s volunteers to provide free and confidential expert business advice.

STAFF SPOTLIGHT – Meet Ashley Kincaid, Estate Paralegal and Marketing Assistant.

ATTORNEY RETIREMENT – Victoria S. Hollister, Esquire retires from OWM.

OWM FIRM NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS – OWM Estate Department presents FREE Workshop: “So You’ve Been Named an Executor – Now What?”

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OWM Newsletter – Recent, Significant Amendments to Pennsylvania Law of Limited Liability Companies

In November 2016, and effective February 21, 2017, Pennsylvania Governor Wolf signed Act 170. That act amends Title 15, Corporations and Unincorporated Associations, the latter of which include limited liability companies. The amendment brings Pennsylvania law closer in line with the Uniform Act promulgated by the Uniform Law Commission. The act also enables the creation of nonprofit limited liability companies, previously restricted to corporations.

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OWM Newsletter – TriCounty Community Network Shines the Light on Local Non-Profits Through the Amazing Raise Campaign

TCN is working to problem solve on our community needs, providing collaboration, partnership and leadership on issues that matter to all of us. It is a collaboration of non-profits, for-profits, and other interested community members who work together to solve community issues and service gaps by coordinating efforts. TCN also helps build capacity in all interested member organizations through support services and membership benefits.

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OWM Newsletter – The Colonial Theatre – Bringing the Arts and Entertainment to Phoenixville

The Colonial Theatre is located right in the heart of downtown Phoenixville and has been a centerpiece of the community for over 100 years. Most recently, it has been one of the key anchors in the revitalization of Phoenixville’s downtown, providing arts and entertainment to the area’s residents.

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OWM Newsletter – Tax Assessment Appeals – Are Your Real Estate Taxes Too High Because of an Inaccurate Assessment of Your Property?

Over the last decade there have been severe economic impacts to the value of real estate in Pennsylvania as well as the rest of the United States. Those severe impacts to the value of real estate have caused inaccurate assessments of commercial and residential real estate.

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