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Summary Judgment for Retailer in Premises Liability Case

By |September 8th, 2016|

A wet substance on the floor of a retail store, a customer does not see the substance and slips and […]

Fourth Circuit Reverses Virginia District Court and Holds That Fire Captains Are Non-Exempt Employees Under FLSA in Overtime Case

By |July 18th, 2016|

In its recent decision in Morrison v. County of Fairfax, Virginia, the United States Court of Appeals for the […]

Pinterest Loses Legal Battles and Ability to Control Use of “Pin” by Others

By |March 7th, 2016|

What happens to a business when you take a well-known offline term, incorporate that term into your brand and bring […]

VA Small Business Roped into Major Rocket Docket Litigation

By |September 29th, 2015|

Referred to as the “Rocket Docket” by lawyers and judges throughout the country, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern […]

Georgetown Professor Takes Seat on Fourth Circuit

By |February 9th, 2015|

Pamela Harris, a visiting professor at the Georgetown, has joined the Fourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

US Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) praised […]

Appellate Tips from Judge Frank Easterbrook

By |January 28th, 2015|

Jay O’Keeffe writing on De Novo: A Virginia Appellate Law Blog spotted two articles where Judge Frank Easterbrook of the Seventh Circuit offers severalappellate practice tips that […]

Beware the EEOC’s Assault on Separation Agreements

By |November 11th, 2014|

The EEOC has launched a new strategic enforcement initiative, staking  out an aggressive (and new) position challenging what appear to be fairly standard […]

$1.2M Settlement in Skechers Overtime and Missed Break Case

By |November 6th, 2014|

Skechers unlawfully withheld pay from employees, including compensation for missed meal and rest breaks, overtime and earned wages. A preliminary $1.2 […]

Steven Barentzen Named Co-Chair of the DC Bar’s ADR Committee

By |September 12th, 2014|

PCT Law Group, PLLC is pleased to announce that Steven Barentzen has been selected as Co-Chair to The Alternative Dispute […]

“Four Tips for Reducing Outside Litigation Counsel Spend” Featured in NAMWOLF’s Newsletter

By |June 19th, 2014|

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firm’s (NAMWOLF) Newsletter, featured articles written by two of PCT’s Partners, […]