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Looking for an Economic Powerhouse? Look to Pittsburgh

Spilman Ingots 17 Sep 2014 | 7:06 PM

According to the Pittsburgh Business Times, the Bureau of Economic Analysis has identified Pittsburgh as a growing segment of the United States due to an increase in gross domestic product (“GDP”). Pittsburgh’s GDP has grown every year since 2001 – except … Continue reading

Pa. Commonwealth Court Act 13 Ruling

Spilman Ingots 16 Sep 2014 | 12:09 PM

On July 17, 2014, the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania ruled on the issues regarding Act 13 that the Pennsylvania Supreme Court had remanded to it in the Supreme Court’s December 2013 decision. The Commonwealth Court held constitutional Act 13 provisions … Continue reading

A Look Ahead – What’s Next for the Oil and Gas Industry in 2014

Spilman Ingots 08 Sep 2014 | 1:30 PM

With fewer than 125 days left in 2014, we find ourselves looking at What’s Next for the oil & gas industry in the Marcellus and Utica Shale Plays for the remainder of 2014. It has been an eventful year and … Continue reading

Spilman Attorneys Recognized by The Best Lawyers in America® 2015

Spilman Ingots 27 Aug 2014 | 4:59 PM

We are pleased to announce that several attorneys in our Pittsburgh office were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2015 directory of leading attorneys. Best Lawyers®, published by Woodward White, Inc., is based on … Continue reading

Spilman Attorney Schuler Recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” 2015

Spilman Ingots 19 Aug 2014 | 1:29 PM

We are pleased to announce that Ronald W. Schuler, Member in Charge of the law firm’s Pittsburgh office, was named the 2015 Pittsburgh Mergers and Acquisitions Law “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers. Only a single attorney is recognized as … Continue reading

New Corporate Compensation & Benefits Attorney Joins Our Team

Spilman Ingots 11 Aug 2014 | 1:25 PM

We are very pleased to announce that attorney William T. Cullen has joined the law firm’s Pittsburgh office as Counsel. Cullen’s practice is in corporate law and benefits, with an emphasis on ERISA and executive compensation. He joins the firm after … Continue reading

Foreign Investment Friendliness – PA Tops the List

Spilman Ingots 05 Aug 2014 | 1:49 PM

The Pittsburgh Business Times recently reported that Pennsylvania has been recognized for its friendliness toward foreign investment. According to the article, “A corporate organization promoting foreign investment has recognized Pennsylvania as an up-and-coming place for energy-intensive industries. The recognition is … Continue reading

Mergers, Midstream, and the Marcellus and Utica Shales

Spilman Ingots 24 Jul 2014 | 4:38 PM

The $6 billion merger of Williams Partners and Access Midstream Partners is proving to have a major impact on the Marcellus and Utica shales. The Pittsburgh Business Times provides insight here.Filed under: Energy Law Tagged: Access Midstream Partners, energy, Marcellus … Continue reading

Sunoco’s Natural Gas Liquids Pipeline Delayed?

Spilman Ingots 15 Jul 2014 | 1:05 PM

Legal challenges could hinder progress on the pipeline moving natural gas liquids from the Marcellus Shale in western Pennsylvania to Marcus Hook. Click here to read the entire NPR article.Filed under: Energy Law Tagged: energy, Marcellus Shale, natural gas liquids, … Continue reading

Observations of the Sixth Annual DUG Conference

Spilman Ingots 07 Jul 2014 | 8:53 PM

Scott Rotruck, Director of Energy & Transportation Services, recently attended the Developing Unconventional Gas Conference.  I had the great learning experience of attending The Sixth Annual Developing Unconventional Gas Conference, known as DUG East, earlier this month. The conference is … Continue reading

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