Legal Hotline: Sunshine Act and Fired Employee Names

A borough fired an employee at a public meeting without disclosing the name. The council voted using the employee number only and cited concerns about employee privacy to support its position. Isn’t…

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Legal Hotline: Right to Know Law

A car accident tragically resulted in a fatality, but the coroner has refused to provide the name of the deceased, citing an ongoing investigation.  Does the Right to Know Law require public access to this…

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Legal Hotline: Political Advertising

We’re getting a number of local political ads leading up to the election day. What are some of the issues we need to consider with regard to political advertising? Financing, required disclosures,…

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