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Dependent on Child Support in Dependency , by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on October 09, 2017, (reprinted) in the Pennsylvania Family Lawyer for its October 2017 edition (Volume 39, No. 3)

Parties in Dependency: Proper Notice and Participation Is Essential, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on October 09, 2017, (reprinted) in the Pennsylvania Family Lawyer for its October 2017 edition (Volume 39, No. 3)

Enforcing Marital Agreements According to the Law of the Case, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on October 03, 2017, in "The Legal Intelligencer."

Vacant Property is Irredeemable after Sheriff Sale, Commonwealth Court Rules, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on October 03, 2017, in "Upon Further Review."

Redemption Available Immediately After a Sheriff's Sale, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on August 07, 2017, in "Upon Further Review."

Parties in Dependency: Proper Notice and Participation Is Essential, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on July 11, 2017, in "The Legal Intelligencer."

Retirement While Paying Child Support, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on July 05, 2017, in Volume 39, Issue No. 2, June 2017 edition of the "Pennsylvania Family Lawyer."

When Marriages and Relationships Go Bankrupt, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on July 05, 2017, in Volume 39, Issue No. 2, June 2017 edition of the "Pennsylvania Family Lawyer."

Dependent on Child Support in Dependency, by James W. Cushing, Esquire in "The Legal Intelligencer", was published on June 29, 2017,

Redemption Available Immediately After a Sheriff's Sale, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on June 07, 2017, in "Upon Further Review."

Stepparents Stepping Up to Pay Child Support, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on April 10, 2017, was originally published in "The Legal Intelligencer" on January 9, 2017 and reprinted in Volume 39, Issue No. 1, March/April 2017 edition of the "Pennsylvania Family Lawyer."

Doggone It! Court Cannot Condone Canine Custody, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on April 10, 2017, was originally published in "Upon Further Review" on June 21, 2016 and reprinted in Volume 39, Issue No. 1, March/April 2017 edition of the "Pennsylvania Family Lawyer.

Considering Retirement While Paying Child Support, by , was published on March 21, 2017, by James W. Cushing, Esquire , was published on March 20, 2017, in the "Legal Intelligencer."

Stepparents Stepping Up to Pay Child Support, by James W. Cushing, Esquire , was published on January 09, 2017, in the "Legal Intelligencer."

What Constitutes Mitigation of a Decrease in Earnings for Child Support? , by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on December 19, 2016, originally published in "The Legal Intelligencer Blog" on November 10, 2016 and reprinted in Volume 38, Issue No. 4, December 2016 edition of the "Pennsylvania Family Lawyer. By: James W. Cushing, Esquire

What Constitutes Mitigation of a Decrease in Earnings for Child Support?, by By: James W. Cushing, Esquire in "The Legal Intelligencer Blog", was published on November 10, 2016,

Adult Child Support: Disabled Child and Education Costs, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on September 27, 2016, in the "The Legal Intelligencer Blog."

The Gist of a Legal Malpractice Action, by By: James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on September 26, 2016, in "Upon Further Review."

Lacking of Specificity About Specificity, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on August 05, 2016, in the "The Legal Intelligencer Blog."

When Marriages and Relationships Go Bankrupt, by James W. Cushing, Esquire , was published on June 28, 2016, in "The Legal Intelligencer."

Doggone It! Court Cannot Condone Canine Custody, by James W. Cushing, Esquire , was published on June 21, 2016, in "Upon Further Review."

Court Considers New Spouse’s Income to Determine Child Support Obligation, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on April 26, 2016, in "Upon Further Review."

Federal Courts Interpret Federal Law Even in State Court, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on April 07, 2016, in "The Legal Intelligencer Blog."

Superior Court Allows Child Support Deviation for Inheritance , by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on March 07, 2016, in "The Legal Intelligencer."

Unemployment Compensation Ruling Cannot be the Basis for Collateral Estoppel, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on February 24, 2016, in "Upon Further Review."

Fallout for Injuries Sustained by Contractor's Employee, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on January 28, 2016, in "The Legal Intelligencer Blog."

The (Unemployment Compensation) Benefits of Not Minding One's Own Business, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on December 28, 2015, in "Upon Further Review."

Sole Legal Custody Means Solo Decision-Making, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on November 24, 2015, and originally published in "The Legal Intelligencer Blog" on March 16, 2015 and reprinted in Volume 37, Issue No. 3, September 2015 edition of the "Pennsylvania Family Lawyer."

Disability Benefits in a Divorce, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on November 24, 2015, and originally published in "The Legal Intelligencer Blog" on March 16, 2015 and reprinted in Volume 37, Issue No. 3, September 2015 edition of the "Pennsylvania Family Lawyer."

Superior Court Relaxes Rules for Requests for Admissions, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on November 19, 2015, in "The Legal Intelligencer."

Coordinating Unemployment Compensation With Severance Packages, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on October 23, 2015, in "The Legal Intelligencer Blog."

Limiting Legal Malpractice Claims: Applying the Glenbrook Analysis, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on September 24, 2015, in "Upon Further Review."

US Supreme Court Weighs in on Threats Over Social Media, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on August 23, 2015, in The Legal Intelligencer.

Debt Acknowledgement: Going Beyond Limitations, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on July 21, 2015, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog.

Court 'Comments' on Social Media, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on June 16, 2015, in Upon Further Review.

Disability Benefits in a Divorce, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on May 26, 2015, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog.

Burden is Heavy When Considering the Weight of the Evidence, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on April 21, 2015, in Upon Further Review.

Sole Legal Custody Means Solo Decision-Making, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on March 16, 2015, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog.

Christian Bible or Nothing, Philadelphia Family Court Says, by James W. Cushing, Esquire , was published on March 15, 2015, was reprinted by the Pennsylvania Family Lawyer in its Volume 37, Issue No.: 1, March 2015 edition (see here: PFLMarch15).

Court's Stern Order Ships Philadelphia Fire Boat Case Back to Port, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on February 18, 2015, in Upon Further Review.

Post-Trial Relief Post-Remand, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on February 13, 2015, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog.

Can You See the Light?!, by Adam S. Bernick, Esquire, was published on January 22, 2015, in Upon Further Review.

Pa. Justiced Clarify Evidentiary Standard fr Child Abuse Registry, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on January 20, 2015, in The Legal Intelligencer.

Christian Bible or Nothing, Philadelphia Family Court Says, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on December 23, 2014, in The Legal Intelligencer.

Clarity Brought to Durable Powers of Attorney, by Adam S. Bernick, Esquire, was published on December 16, 2014, in Upon Further Review.

SCOTUS Weighs in on Police Shooting, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on December 16, 2014, in Upon Further Review.

Making a Safe Bet When Playing Poker in PA , by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on November 14, 2014, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog.

Court Teaches School a Lesson on Residences and Buses, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on October 27, 2014, by the Pennsylvania Family Lawyer, Volume 36, Issue No.: 3, October 2014 edition.

Superior Court Makes Child Abuse Evidentiary Standard Clearer, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on October 27, 2014, by the Pennsylvania Family Lawyer, Volume 36, Issue No.: 3, October 2014 edition.

The Hunt for Real Estate Allocation, by Adam S. Bernick, Esquire, was published on October 21, 2014, in Upon Further Review.

Certifying Malpractice: All Claims Must Have Merit, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on October 21, 2014, in Upon Further Review.

Court Teaches School a Lesson on Residences and Buses, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on September 24, 2014, in Upon Further Review.

Superior Court Makes Child Abuse Evidentiary Standard Clearer, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on September 23, 2014, in The Legal Intelligencer

Acknowleding a Debt to Toll the Statue of Limitations, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on September 08, 2014, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog.

Proof of Mailing Not Very Taxing, by James W. Cushing, Esquire , was published on August 18, 2014, in Upon Further Review.

Justices Carve Out Religious Exemption From the ACA , by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on August 15, 2014, in The Legal Intelligencer.

Dying to Get Divorced , by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on July 30, 2014, in the Pennsylvania Family Lawyer, Volume 36, Issue No.: 2, June 2014 edition.

Statute of Limitations When a Defendant Dies, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on June 24, 2014, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog.

U.S. Justices Allow Public Prayer at Town Board Meetings, by James W. Cushing, Esquire , was published on June 24, 2014, in The Legal Intelligencer.

Claim for Ineffective Counsel is Ineffective, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on June 16, 2014, in Upon Further Review.

Priest Fnds No Redemption in Phila. Court of Common Pleas, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on May 29, 2014, in The Legal Intelligencer.

Unemployment Compensation Isn't Very Charitable, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on May 14, 2014, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog.

McCutcheon v. FEC: The Effect on Campaign Finance, by Lane J. Schiff, Esquire, was published on April 16, 2014, in Upon Further Review.

Gifts, Loans, and Child Support, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on April 16, 2014, in Upon Further Review.

A Primary Custodian Support Obligor, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on April 15, 2014, reprinted by the Pennsylvania Family Lawyer, Volume 36, Issue No.: 1, April 2014 edition.

Superior Court Rules Custody is Permanently Modifiable, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on April 14, 2014, by the Pennsylvania Family Lawyer, Volume 36, Issue No.: 1, April 2014 edition.

Dying to Get Divorced, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on March 26, 2014, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog.

Court Does Not 'Like' Discoverability of Facebook Accounts, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on February 18, 2014, in Upon Further Review.

Accepting Voluntary Layoff Is Now Involuntary Termination, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on January 26, 2014, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog.

Navigating the Minefield: Receipt of Disability Benefits, Unemployment Compensation, and Wrongful Termination Damages, by Lane Schiff, Esquire, was published on January 21, 2014, as the featured article in Upon Further Review.

Frozen Embryos Thawed Despite Ex-Husband's Opposition, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on January 07, 2014, by the Pennsylvania Family Lawyer, Volume 35, Issue No.: 4, December 2013.

U.S. Supreme Court Analyzes Definition of 'Supervisor', by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on December 24, 2013, in The Legal Intelligencer.

Defendant Not at Fault in Default Judgment, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on December 13, 2013, in Upon Further Review.

Can Landlords Discriminate Against Criminal Tenants?, , by James W. Cushing, was published on December 13, 2013, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog.

I Now Pronounce You 'Never Married', by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on December 04, 2013, by the Pennsylvania Family Lawyer, Volume 35, Issue No.: 4, December 2013 edition.

Does a Child-Support Obligation Terminate at Death?, , by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on October 29, 2013, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog.

Strict Compliance with the Municipal Liens Act is Required to Collect, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on October 22, 2013, in Upon Further Review.

Can A Parent Bargain Away Child Support?, , by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on September 27, 2013, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog.

Frozen Embryos Thawed Despite Ex-Husband's Opposition, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on September 24, 2013, in The Legal Intelligencer

Emancipation's Impact on Child Support, by James W. Cushing, Esquire, was published on September 16, 2013, in Volume 35 Issue No. 3 (September 2013) of Pennsylvania Family Lawyer

Caretaking Does not Equate to Custody, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on September 16, 2013, in Volume 35 Issue No. 3 (September 2013) of Pennsylvania Family Lawyer

Aggrieved Parties and Their Right to Appeal, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on May 21, 2013, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

Superior Court Offers Refresher Course on Appeals Procedures, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on April 24, 2013, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

Money for Injuries During Marriage are Divisible After Marriage, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on April 03, 2013, in Upon Further Review

Permanent Legal Custody Does Not Necessarily Mean 'Permanent', by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on March 26, 2013, n The Legal Intelligencer

USPS Listens to Deaf Employees' Claims, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on March 22, 2013, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

Proving Willful Misconduct in UC Cases: Specificity Required!, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on February 28, 2013, in Upon Further Review

A Reminder to File Post-Trial Motions, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on February 22, 2013, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

The Effect of Retiring on Workers' Compensation Benefits, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on February 01, 2013, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

Is it A-Ok Withdrawing from a 401(k) for UC?, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on December 21, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

Application of Relocation, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on December 17, 2012, in Upon Further Review

Substantial Evidence Must Convince Court in Child Abuse Case, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on October 19, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer

Physician Hire Thyself, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on October 03, 2012, in Upon Further Review

The House Loses?, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on September 19, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

Absolute Paternity Presumption Estopped , by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on August 21, 2012, as the featured article in Upon Further Review

Cheltenham Township Not at Variance with the Law Regarding Church, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on August 21, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer

Church Bulletin Discount: Discrimination or Good Business, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on August 07, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

New Statute Modifies Pennsylvania Child Custody Orders, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on July 17, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer Family Law Supplement

Real Estate Disputes Between Church and Parish , by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on July 06, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

More Work for Unemployment Compensation Lawyers in the Near Future?, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on June 08, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

Hearing from the Deaf, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on May 18, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

Coming of Age: Further Development of the ADEA, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on May 09, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer

The Benefits From Sleeping on the Job, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on May 02, 2012, in Upon Further Review

Hidden Pictures: Constitutional Issues with the Red Light Program, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on April 17, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

Adopting the New Amendments Regarding Post-Adoption Contact, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on April 02, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer

Volunteer Opportunities Around the Philadelphia Region, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on March 23, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on March 13, 2012, in Upon Further Review

Justice is Blind, But is it Also Deaf?, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on March 06, 2012, in The Legal Intelligencer Blog

Supreme Court Spotlight: Hosanna in the Highest...Court, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on February 14, 2012, in Upon Further Review

Land Use Matter Taxing For Church, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on January 10, 2012, in The Pennsylvania Law Weekly of the Legal Intelligencer

Trouble on the Horizon: Changes to PA Unemployment Compensation Law, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on November 18, 2011, in The Legal Intelligencer

Episcopalian Evicted Vestry Vacated, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on November 09, 2011, in Upon Further Review

Hell's Kitchen: Getting to the Meat of the Case, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on September 14, 2011, in Upon Further Review

Divorce, Dead Men, and ERISA, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on July 11, 2011, in Upon Further Review

Till Death Does Your Stuff Part , by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on June 10, 2011, in Upon Further Review

Mens Rea Still Applies Despite Practice of Religious Norms, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on April 13, 2011, in Upon Further Review

Gross Decision (?), by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on January 06, 2011, in Upon Further Review

Ripeness Spoils Church's Efforts , by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on October 08, 2010, in Upon Further Review

Do Non-Parents Have Custodial Rights Over a Child?, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on August 12, 2010, as the featured article of the month in Upon Further Review

The Discoverability of Psychiatric Records, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on June 08, 2010, in Upon Further Review

There's No Business Like Snow Business, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on April 07, 2010, in Upon Further Review

Exceptions to Ecclesiastical Employment Exemptions, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on March 04, 2010, in Upon Further Review

Double Dipping: Unemployment Compensation and Other Benefits, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on February 08, 2010, in Upon Further Review

Picture Imperfect , by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on December 07, 2009, in Upon Further Review

Alternative Pleading in a Divorce Action? No so Fast!,, by Adam S. Bernick, Esq, was published on November 10, 2009, reprinted in Upon Further Review

The Hidden Inequity in Unemployment Compensation Law, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on October 08, 2009, , in Upon Further Review

Lines Drawn Against First Amendment Rights in Public Schools, by James W. Cushing, Esq, was published on August 10, 2009, , in Upon Further Review

I Now [Cannot] Pronounce You Man and Wife, by James W. Cushing, Esq., was published on June 08, 2009, in Upon Further Review

Alternative Pleading in a Divorce Action? No so Fast!, by James W. Cushing, Esq., was published on April 07, 2009, in Upon Further Review

Episcopalian In-Fighting Spreads to Montgomery County Courthouse , by James W. Cushing, Esq., was published on March 09, 2009, in Upon Further Review

National Church v. Regional Diocese: Property Ownership by a Religious Institution, by James W. Cushing, Esq., was published on January 09, 2009, in Upon Further Review

Employed? Or Not Employed? That is the Question, by James W. Cushing, was published on May 30, 2006, in The Legal Intelligencer