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U.S. Supreme Court Rules on Scope of Personal Jurisdiction

On March 25, 2021, the U.S. Supreme Court expanded the test established for personal jurisdiction by holding that a causal link to the cause of action is not necessary to establish specific jurisdiction over a non-resident defendant.  Ford Motor Co. v. Montana Eighth Judicial District Court, et al. 592 U.S. _____ (2021).  Instead, the Court […]

MOODK ATTORNEYS OBTAIN ACQUITTAL OF PROFESSIONAL MISCONDUCT CHARGES FOR NEW YORK CITY-BASED CERTIFIED SOCIAL WORKER

MOODK’s Robert Fein, Esq. and James Skelly, Esq. of the Westchester County office successfully acquitted a NYC-based Licensed Certified Social Worker before the New York State Education Department’s Office of Professional Discipline against charges of Professional Misconduct.  It was alleged therein that the Social Worker’s treatment inflicted emotional harm upon a prior client.  Mr. Fein […]

MOODK ATTORNEYS OBTAIN ACQUITTAL OF PROFESSIONAL MISCONDUCT CHARGES FOR BROOKLYN-BASED CHIROPRACTOR

MOODK’s Robert Fein, Esq. and James Skelly, Esq. of the Westchester County office successfully acquitted a Brooklyn-based chiropractor before the New York State Education Department’s Office of Professional Discipline against charges of Professional Misconduct.  It was alleged therein that the chiropractor’s treatment was unnecessary and ineffective.  Mr. Fein and Mr. Skelly effectively argued that the […]

MOODK Participates in Dr. Martin Luther King Service Day

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Marks, O’Neill, O’Brien, Doherty & Kelly, P.C.’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee organized a service event for the offices in Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware. The project entailed collecting essential items and supplies for the Bethesda Project. The Bethesda Project is a non-profit organization which offers support services and […]

MOODK’s Pittsburgh Office Secures a Dismissal in a Medical Malpractice Claim

Ashley Rodgers, Esq. and Jacob Holden, Esq. of MOODK’s Pittsburgh office were successful in obtaining an Entry of Judgment Non Pros for an anesthesiologist, related to a medical malpractice claim filed in Erie County. The anesthesiologist was acting as a temporary anesthesiologist at a hospital where Plaintiff was admitted to undergo a cesarean section. The temporary […]