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Pennsylvania passes second chance legislation for those with criminal records – Clean Slate Act

With the passing of the “Clean Slate” Act, Pennsylvania has implemented the first law in the nation that allows for the automatic sealing of certain criminal records. The legislation also implements new procedures for sealing more serious misdemeanor convictions and non-conviction data. Under the new law, certain minor crimes which are punishable by two years […]

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How to start a workers comp claim in Pennsylvania

I am often asked, how do I start a workers comp claim in Pennsylvania. You’ve been injured on the job. So now what? A couple of things are quite important in starting a workers comp claim. When starting a workers comp claim in Pennsylvania, follow these initial steps. Report the injury First thing to do […]

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New law changes who can seek custody of minor children in Pennsylvania

In May of this year, Act 21 amended 23 Pa.C.S.A. Section 5324 and Section 5325(2) of the Pennsylvania Domestic Relations Code to change who can seek standing in child custody actions. Standing is a legal concept that essentially requires the person seeking judicial relief is entitled to be in court in the first place. It’s […]

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United States Supreme Court Rules In Cellphone Data Case

Today the United States Supreme Court issued their ruling in the case of Carpenter v. United States.  You will recall our previous blog article on this matter.   In a victory for privacy advocates, the Court followed the recent trend of protecting privacy rights in cellphone usage. Previously, the Court had ruled that the data […]

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Attorney Welch to handle Dauphin County for Mooney & Associates

Attorney James P. Welch will take over the General Practice for Dauphin and Perry Counties for Mooney & Associates and will primarily operate out of our Harrisburg office, located at 105 North Front Street. Attorney Welch joined Mooney & Associates a few months ago from the prominent Harrisburg firm of McNees, Wallace, & Nurick.  Besides […]

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Mooney & Associates is following a major supreme court cell phone case

U. S. Supreme Court soon to decide major cell phone data case

Mooney & Associates are following the major U.S. Supreme Court case that could effect everyone who owns a cell phone. Read a little background and how it could impact you.

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Mooney & Associates wins work injury

Mooney & Associates wins work injury case involving pre-existing knee arthritis and total knee replacement

Mooney Atty Mark Buterbaugh helps a local woman receive the compensation she deserved after needing knee surgery despite her employers attempts to deny it.

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Mooney In the Community: Attorney Paul Royer Gettysburg Career Day

Mooney in the Community: Attorney Paul Royer attends Career Day at Gettysburg Elementary School

Attorney Paul Royer faced his toughest customers yet, elementary students at James Getty Elementary School in Gettysburg. Presentations were given to 3rd through 5th grade students regarding a wide variety of careers as well as how attitudes and work habits, character traits, and education have helped them succeed.

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Mooney in the Community: Attorney Buterbaugh appointed to United Way Board

Attorney Mark Buterbaugh, a partner and litigation attorney at Mooney & Associates, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the United Way of Franklin County.

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