The Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel’s website includes a page entitled “Our History”.
PADC will again this year be holding a joint Holiday Party wirth the Pennsylvania Defense Institute and with the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association. The Party will be held December 7 at the DoubleTree Hotel, 237 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia.
PADC's September 19, 2017 luncheon program will be held at Estia Restaurant, 1405 Locust Street, Philadelphia. Andres Calderone, Ph.D., of Consulting Engineers & Scientists will present a program titled "Forensic Biomechanics in Accident Reconstruction".
In Shinal v. Toms, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held that the duty to obtain a patient's informed consent lies entirely with the physician, which cannot be delegated to physician assistants, nurses, or other staff. In reversing the order of the superior court affirming the judgment entered in favor of the defendant
Click here for PADC member James M. Beck’s article “Rebooting Pennsylvania’s Product Liability Law: Tincher v. Omega Flex and the End of Azzarello Super-Strict Liability” published in Widener Law Journal Vol. 26, No. 2 (2017). Thanks to the Journal for permission to post the article and thanks to Jim for his great article and dedication to PADC.
Notice from Philadelphia CCP effective July 20, 2015 requiring the electronic filing with the Court of case management, settlement and pre-trial memos
PADC's 2017-2018 luncheon program schedule is as follows:
September 19, 2017 at Estia Restaurant: Andres Calderone, Ph.D., of Consulting Engineers & Scientists on "Forensic Biomechanics in Accident Reconstruction"
October 17, 2017 at Maggiano's
PADC is pleased to welcome the following new members recently admitted to our organization
The 2017-2018 schedule of Executive Committee meetings is as follows. All meetings will be held at the offices of Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin