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COVID-19

Mandatory Shut-Down Of Non-Life-Sustaining Businesses In PA

Gov. Tom Wolf announced a mandatory shut-down of all non-life sustaining businesses in Pennsylvania effective at 8 p.m. on March 19, 2020.

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PA Unemployment Compensation For Workers Impacted By COVID-19

Those employed in Pennsylvania, who are unable to work because of COVID-19 (the Coronavirus), may be eligible for unemployment compensation benefits.

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Conflicts When Listing Realtor Brings a Buyer

There is a significant conflict when a listing agent brings a buyer, who is a friend, relative or even themselves, to the transaction. Even if the listing agent isn’t “representing” this potential buyer in the transaction.

Mette, Evans & Woodside Names Shareholder

Mette, Evans & Woodside announced that attorney Victoria P. Edwards was named a Shareholder with the law firm.

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Take Notice: Simple Ways Lenders Can Protect Themselves

Recent lawsuits against major car manufacturers and financing companies alleged that vehicles they financed were repossessed without providing the borrower with notice as required by Article 9.

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Mobile Deposit Patent Lawsuit

The United Services Automobile Association (“USAA”) was awarded a $102.8 million verdict against Wells Fargo in a mobile deposit patent infringement lawsuit.

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Planning for the End of LIBOR

Every participant in the financial markets knows that London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) is not guaranteed after 2021, yet few have taken steps to prepare for LIBOR’s end.

Pre-Settlement Walkthrough with Real Estate Agent

Using a Pre-Settlement Walkthrough Report is Recommended

To avoid real estate transaction problems, a copy of the Pre-Settlement Walkthrough Report, signed by the buyers and sellers, should be included in all settlement files.

In Memoriam Howell C. Mette

It is with great sadness that Mette, Evans & Woodside announces that our founder, Howell C. Mette, has passed away.