What Are Grandparent Visitation Laws in PA?

Written By: Brandy Miller | June 1, 2016 | No Comments

Grandparents play a key role in grandchildren’s lives. They can share knowledge and family history with their grandchildren, and in many cases, grandparents provide the unconditional love and support children crave. While in many cases parents are eager to foster good relationships between grandparents and grandchildren, this is not always the case. In Pennsylvania, in…

Prenups: Are They Necessary?

Written By: Brandy Miller | May 15, 2016 | No Comments

Many couples in Pennsylvania who are considering marriage are wary about the idea of a prenuptial agreement. Some people feel they don’t “need” a prenuptial agreement because they don’t plan on getting divorced or because they don’t feel they have enough assets. Others feel that a prenuptial agreement somehow sets up the idea of divorce…

The Conversation – Larry Miller, Sr.

Written By: Brandy Miller | April 29, 2016 | No Comments

  According to local attorney Larry Miller Sr., he is rarity in terms of his specialization. “I believe that I’m the only one in Berks County doing patent law,” Miller said. Miller shared the greatest pleasure he gets out of his profession. His practice is in West Lawn. “Maybe the biggest reason I enjoy patent…

TENANCIES BY THE ENTIRETIES

Written By: Brandy Miller | November 20, 2015 | No Comments

By: Larry W. Miller, Jr., Esquire One form of ownership that I wish everyone was taught in high school is a tenancy by the entireties. No matter if someone ever hires a lawyer during their lifetime, knowledge of tenancy by the entireties can help you tremendously during your lifetime. This article will explain what a…

Is Bankruptcy the Answer?

Written By: Ali Audi | August 19, 2015 | No Comments

We often have clients come into our office who want to file bankruptcy, but after talking things over with our attorneys, decide not to file. You may wonder why we would talk someone out of a service that they had wanted, and likely cost ourselves billing in the process. The answer is that our consultations…

Same Sex Marriage Attorneys

Written By: Ali Audi | July 7, 2015 | No Comments

In light of the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling (Obergefell v. Hodges), in which same-sex marriage was legalized in the whole country, we have received questions as to exactly what rights have now been gained. We have therefore put together a short primer on the rights and obligations granted to couples before, during and after…

PA Verdict Enacts Entire Fairness Standard for First Time

Written By: Ali Audi | October 28, 2014 | No Comments

On September 16, 2014 a Philadelphia court ruled that the majority shareholders of the recently-sold enterprise, Floorgraphics Inc. acted in their own financial interests and, as such, breached the fundamental fiduciary duties owed to the minority shareholders. About The Case As the case of Potok v. Rebh progressed, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Judge Albert…

Local Police and Radar: What You Need to Know

Written By: Ali Audi | July 9, 2014 | No Comments

The Legislation in Question According to the PA General Assembly, PA House Bill 1297 will serve as an amendment to Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes. If passed, this act will allow local, regional, and municipal police officers to use electronic speed-measuring devices (i.e. radar) to enforce speed restrictions throughout the state. PA…

Miller Law Group, PLLC Welcomes New Attorney

Written By: Ali Audi | June 30, 2014 | No Comments

Local Berks County law firm expands legal team. West Lawn, PA, Miller Law Group, PLLC has appointed a new attorney to its growing legal team. Ali M. Audi has joined the firm to focus mainly on family and criminal law cases. He is a graduate of the Pennsylvania State University and the Penn State Dickinson…

Patent and Trademark FAQs

Written By: Ali Audi | June 13, 2014 | No Comments

What is the difference between a patent and a trademark? According to the US Patent and Trademark Office, a patent is a property right related to an invention. Patents have a limited duration and are granted in exchange for public disclosure of the invention. A trademark is a word, phrase, symbol, and/or design that identifies…