News & Events

  1. WCM Shares the Holiday Spirit Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - On November 30, 2017, WCM Counsel Colleen Hayes and Associate Hillary Ladov, both of the Philadelphia office, helped make the holidays a little brighter for the children supported by Turning Points for Children with a donation at the annual Philadelphia … Continue reading ...
  2. This and That by Dennis Wade Thursday, November 30, 2017 - Of late, insurers who write crime and fidelity coverage have been “spooked” by “spoofing” scams in which bad guys use spoofed emails to trick company executives to wire transfer funds to phony accounts. Curious about this phenomenon, I Googled “How … Continue reading ...
  3. WCM Achieves Favorable Verdict in Queens County Damages Trial Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - On Monday, November 27, 2017, New York Office Partner Brian Gibbons completed a three week damages trial in Queens County, stemming from a 2014 motor vehicle accident.  The plaintiff, 22 at the time of the accident, was rear-ended on the … Continue reading ...
  4. Dennis Wade Speaks at Federal Bar Association’s Art Law & Litigation Day Thursday, November 16, 2017 - Dennis Wade is co-chair of the Federal Bar Association’s Art Law & Litigation Seminar in Miami, Florida on December 6, 2017 (to coincide with the launch of Art Basel).  Dennis’s panels include Protecting the Art Market: Fakes, Forgeries & Freeports … Continue reading ...
  5. WCM Associate to Serve as Co-Chair of American Bar Association Committee. Monday, October 23, 2017 - WCM Associate Sathima Jones, who works in WCM’s Philadelphia office, has been selected to serve as Co-Chair of Articles and Editor of the American Bar Association’s Minority Trial Lawyer Committee’s Newsletters. Prior to her appointment as co-chair, Sathima previously served … Continue reading ...
  6. WCM Philadelphia Associate Recognized by ABA’s Section of Science and Technology Law. Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - Philadelphia associate Sathima Jones was recently recognized by the ABA’s Section of Science and Technology Law, which included her 2015 article entitled Blurring the Lines Between Infringement and Inspiration in a CLE Presentation at the 2017 ABA Annual Meeting on … Continue reading ...
  7. WCM Partner to Speak at Privacy Shield Certifications Webinar. Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - WCM Partner Bob Cosgrove, a CIPP-US and CIPM, will be one of two speakers at an August 31, 2017 webinar entitled Privacy Shield Certifications: Things You Need to Know. Mr. Cosgrove will focus his portion of the presentation on: 1. … Continue reading ...
  8. WCM Wins Summary Judgment in Philadelphia Penile Numbing Cream Products Case. Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - Partner Bob Cosgrove and associate Matt Care were awarded summary judgment in Philadelphia County in the case of Lowe v. The Kama Sutra Company, et. al. In Lowe, the plaintiff, a MMA fighter, sued the designer, manufacturer, and distributor of … Continue reading ...
  9. WCM Is Pleased to Announce That Colleen Hayes Has Been Promoted to Counsel. Friday, June 30, 2017 - Effective July 1, 2017, WCM is pleased to announce that Colleen Hayes has been promoted to the rank of counsel. Colleen, who is based in WCM’s Philadelphia office, focuses her practice on commercial work and specifically insurance contract interpretation and … Continue reading ...
  10. WCM Philadelphia Partner Becomes President Elect of Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel. Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - On June 6, 2017, WCM Partner Robert J. Cosgrove was elected to the position of President-Elect of the Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel, one of the oldest local defense organization in the country (now in its 70th year). Bob is … Continue reading ...
  11. WCM PA Associate Is Recipient of Defense Association Award. Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - On June 6, 2017, the Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel, one of the oldest local defense organization in the country (now in its 70th year), awarded the 2017 Joseph H. Foster Young Lawyer Award to Hillary Ladov, a coverage and … Continue reading ...
  12. Dennis Wade Speaks at 2017 NYSBA Annual Insurance Coverage Program Tuesday, April 18, 2017 -   On May 19, 2017, Dennis is a speaker at the NYSBA’s Updates and Hot Trending Topics Affecting Insurance Coverage. Dennis’s focus is bad faith and consequential damages. His submission is entitled: Recent Developments in the Law of Bad Faith in … Continue reading ...