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Mark F. Dunkle, Esq. assists Trout Unlimited in pro bono amicus briefing in PA Supreme Court challenging as unconstitutional the pre-emption of local zoning controls over Marcellus Shale natural gas drilling found in the "Act 13" preemption statute; PA Supreme Court agrees with Constitutional argument advanced by amicus filing in its December 19, 2013 opinion striking down unconstitutional sections of the Act 13 law. See Trout Unlimited blog commentary on the opinion, the amicus brief filed by PGS with Trout Unlimited in September 2012 and the PA Supreme Court’s landmark environmental ruling of December 19, 2013.

Dave Swayze and Christine Schiltz discuss the future of state-owned banks and alternatives in “State-Owned Banks: The Future of Banking or a Relic of the Past?”. See the article

I. Barry Guerke received the 2011 Founders Award for Southern Delaware from Community Legal Aid Society, Inc. (“CLASI”) at its 65th Anniversary Celebration event. The award is given in recognition of continued service in raising funds for CLASI and the other two Delaware organizations that deliver civil legal services to Delaware’s less fortunate population.

Mark Dunkle named State Chair of the American College of Mortgage Attorneys, Delaware Chapter. Read the Press Release.

Mike Teichman addresses the secrets to a successful captive insurance application with the Delaware Insurance Department in Captive Review Delaware Report 2011. See the Article.

Mike Teichman was described as "eminently experienced in insurance regulation" in a testimonial given by Delaware Surety Insurance Company in Captive Review Delaware Report 2011. See the Testimonial.

Dave Swayze and Christine Schiltz discuss the impact of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act in “The Dodd-Frank Reform Bill – Will It Work?” in the Fall 2010 Delaware Banker. See the article.

Mike Teichman, as chair of the Delaware Captive Insurance Association Legislative Committee, was quoted in an article discussing the rise of Delaware as a captive insurance domicile in the June 2010 issue of Captive Review. See the article.

Mark Dunkle was named a Super Lawyer among lawyers in the United States practicing in the field of Land Use/Zoning in the May/June 2010 Corporate Counsel Edition of Super Lawyers.

Personal Injury attorney Barry Guerke certified as a member of the MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR ADVOCATES FORUM.
Read the press release.

David S. Swayze and Christine P. Schiltz discuss the Emergency Economic Stabilitization Act of 2008 and its bank regulatory implications in "The Troubled Asset Relief Program, Observations from a Bank Regulatory Perspective on the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008". See the article.

Mike Teichman appears on the cover of the Fall 2007 Delaware Banker and authors the magazine's lead article on captive insurance. See the article.

As reported in The News Journal, Mike Teichman participated in a panel discussion on special purpose financial captive insurers at the Delaware Captive Insurance Association annual conference. See the articleMike Teichman was also quoted in a recent article in Total Securitization discussing captive insurance securitizations.

Dave Swayze and Christine Schiltz examine the history and 2006 revisions to the Delaware bank franchise tax statute in "Keeping the First State First--The Alternative Bank Franchise Tax as an Economic Development Tool". See the article.

Mike Teichman discusses the changes to the Delaware Captive Insurance Statute in his article published in the Spring 2007 edition of the FORC Quarterly Journal. See the article.

Barry Guerke aids $14M civil suit.  See the article  published in the June 23, 2006 edition of the Delaware State News.

Dave Swayze and Christine Schiltz explore the history of the Delaware banking industry in "Digging Into the History Vault--The Evolution of Banking in Delaware." See the article.

Chief Justice Steele Honors Michael Arrington. See the PDF article, published in IN RE, September 2005.

Barry Guerke admitted to the Bar of the U.S. Supreme Court in April 2005.

Delaware Today CoverMike Parkowski featured on the November 2004 cover of Delaware Today as one of Delaware's most powerful attorneys. See the article.

PGS attorneys Dave Swayze, Mike Teichman and Mike Parkowski are representing BP America, Inc., in connection with environmental and regulatory issues involving the proposed LNG facility on the Delaware River. See the article.

$3.1M awarded in '99 blast.  See the article  published in the November 6, 2003 edition of the Delaware State News.

Mike Parkowski and Mike Teichman tackle the Delaware Coastal Zone Act and the intervention of Delaware's environmental activist community in Public Participation in The Coastal Zone Act Permitting Process: Too Much of a Good Thing? published in Delaware Lawyer, Vol. 22, Number 2. See the PDF article.

Mark Dunkle named State Chair of the American College of Mortgage Attorneys, Delaware Chapter
CR80 Domicile update
Delaware Report Application Process
Delaware Report Testimonials
Fall 2010 Delaware Banker
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Spring 2013 Delaware Banker Article.pdf
TNJ Captive Ins Article 10-4-07



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F. Michael Parkowski I. Barry Guerke Clay T. Jester Jeremy W. Homer John C. Andrade Mark F. Dunkle William A. Denman Kashif I. Chowdhry David S. Swayze Michael W. Arrington Christine P. Schiltz Michael W. Teichman Elio Battista, Jr.