A Cautionary Tale For Businesses: Make Sure You Have The Right Insurance Protections In Place

July 13, 2015

Alex Brown, head of Shapiro Sher's Insurance Law Group, blogs about the need for businesses to carry appropriate insurance -- and what can happen if they don't.

Shapiro Sher's Matthew A.S. Esworthy named to ABA Cybersecurity Legal Task Force

July 30, 2015

Matthew A. S. Esworthy has been named to the American Bar Association Cybersecurity Legal Task Force for the second consecutive year.

Esworthy Appointed to Penn State Alumni Association Executive Board

August 07, 2015

Matthew A.S. Esworthy, a partner at Shapiro Sher Guinot & Sandler, has been appointed to the Executive Board of the Pennsylvania State University Alumni Association.

"Best Lawyers 2016" selects eight Shapiro Sher attorneys

August 17, 2015

Eight Shapiro Sher attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America 2016®. All the firm's core practice areas are represented in the selections.

"Judge Rules for Thornburg Mortgage in RBC Capital Suit"

August 28, 2015

The Wall Street Journal and other media outlets report on the latest development in the Thornburg Mortgage bankruptcy case, for which Shapiro Sher's Joel Sher serves as trustee. In this latest development, the court ruled in Mr. Sher's favor, awarding Thornburg $45 million in its suit against RBC Capital.

"Ashley Madison Hack May Yield Crop of Reluctant Plaintiffs"

September 09, 2015

Shapiro Sher partner Matthew Esworthy is quoted in ProgressiveLawPractice.com in an article about potential litigation in the aftermath of the Ashley Madision website hack. Mr. Esworthy serves as co-chair of the Cybercrime Subcommittee of the ABA Section of Litigation's Criminal Committee.

Supreme Court Watch: Montanile v. Board of Trustees

September 12, 2015

On the Business Insurance Attorney Blog, Alex J. Brown writes about an upcoming U.S. Supreme Court case concerning a critical subrogation issue under ERISA.

Will the Court Define 'Actual Damages' in the OPM Cyber-Attack Lawsuit?

September 22, 2015

Matthew A.S. Esworthy writes for Criminal Litigation, an ABA newsletter, about a class action lawsuit brought against the U.S. Office of Personnel Management after a recent cyber-attack.

Hartford v. J.R. Marketing: A Case to Watch

October 12, 2015

Alex J. Brown writes on a decision from the Supreme Court of California that could have implications for insurers throughout the country.

Maryland Super Lawyers 2016 list includes 12 Shapiro Sher attorneys

December 15, 2015

Eleven Shapiro Sher attorneys are cited in Maryland Super Lawyers 2016