If a property’s real estate taxes are not paid, it may be sold by the county at a tax sale. The first time a property with delinquent tax payments is scheduled for tax sale is at the Upset Tax Sale, … Read more
Congratulations to our own Garry Taroli on joining the Maternal and Family Health Services board of directors. MFHS is a nonprofit organization that addresses health and nutrition needs among the region’s women, children and families.
Garry is a Partner in … Read more
On March 29, 2021, the U.S. Center for Disease Control once again extended its eviction moratorium through June 30, 2021. The moratorium was set to expire on March 31.
Residential evictions for the nonpayment of rent or holdover of a … Read more
Our own Jack Zelinka recently participated in Wills for Heroes, a program sponsored by the Wilkes-Barre Law and Library Association. As part of the program, Jack met with military veterans, first responders and their spouses and drafted wills and other … Read more
Congratulations to our own Garry Taroli, who, in his capacity as a Specially Appointed Assistant District Attorney, successfully prosecuted an animal cruelty case involving the starvation of a horse named Duchess that was seized and rescued by Humane Police Officers … Read more
Due to certain changes under the rules governing the imposition of the Pennsylvania realty transfer tax and the Pennsylvania Associations Code over the past several years, the owners of parcels of real property in the name of a general partnership … Read more
Pennsylvania’s moratorium on residential evictions and foreclosures for the nonpayment of rent or mortgage payments expired yesterday, August 31, 2020. Accordingly, residential evictions for the nonpayment of rent or holdover of a tenant can commence today, September 1, 2020. Similarly, … Read more
On July 9, 2020, Governor Tom Wolf issued an Executive Order suspending all residential evictions and foreclosures for the nonpayment of rent or mortgage payments through August 31, 2020. This Order extended Governor Wolf’s previous Order concerning the suspension of … Read more
On March 18, 2020, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania issued an Order suspending residential evictions for nonpayment of rent or loan payments, and this Order was recently extended through April 30, 2020. Furthermore, some local county courts have elaborated on … Read more