News & Events

  1. 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 ...
  2. 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 ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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 ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. 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 ...
  7. 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 ...
  8. WCM Wins Complex Coverage Dispute In First Department Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - Earlier this week, WCM won an Appellate Division First Department affirmance of its previous summary judgment victory on behalf an international trade show insurer in a coverage dispute over the insured value of two diamonds stolen from the Hong Kong … Continue reading ...
  9. WCM Obtains Judgment for Clients in Monroe County Property Damage Case. Sunday, February 12, 2017 - Associate Peter Cardwell obtained judgments in favor of our clients in the Magisterial District Court of Monroe County in a property damage lawsuit. The case of Baranowski v. The Home Depot and Big E Transportation arose out of allegations by … Continue reading ...
  10. WCM Obtains Favorable Result in Philadelphia Premises Arbitration. Sunday, February 12, 2017 - Philadelphia office associate Peter Cardwell recently obtained a favorable result in a Philadelphia County trip and fall case. In Quarles v. 1800 North 17th St LLC, et. al., the plaintiff alleged that she tripped and fell due to a defective … Continue reading ...
  11. WCM Partner Speaks to Academy of Experts in London. Sunday, February 12, 2017 - On February 2, 2017, WCM Partner Bob Cosgrove spoke to The Academy of Experts at Gray’s Inn, London. His presentation was entitled “Mediation in the Colonies: The New Anchor Imagined by Man.” The seminar covered the increasing importance of mediation … Continue reading ...
  12. This and That: By Dennis Wade Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - “Loser” “Total Loser” “Totally biased loser” “Dummy” “Dope” “Dumb” “Zero/no credibility” “Crazy” “Wacko” “Disaster.” I could go on, listing the epithets used by now President Trump in his Tweets. Recently, Judge Barbara Jaffe of the New York State Supreme Court … Continue reading ...