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Amy Feldman

feldman amy Amy FeldmanAmy E. Feldman is a business commentator and legal business correspondent for KYW Newsradio, bringing her expertise in employment issues and breezy writing style to KYW listeners since 2002.

In addition to her legal reporting for KYW, she is general counsel of the Judge Group Inc., a national placement firm based in West Conshohocken, Pa., where she specializes in employment and consumer-related issues.  She was formerly an associate at Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP.

Feldman received both a law degree and a masters of science in education degree from the University of Pennsylvania, and got her BA degree (cum laude in History with distinction in all subjects) at Cornell University.

Other than her four years in Ithaca, NY, Amy has lived in the Delaware Valley all her life.  She and her husband are raising their three children to be avid Phillies fans!

KYW Newsradio’s Schedule of News and Features

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Laws Limit Leaving Kids Alone

Legally, how young is too young to let a kid walk home alone?

02/27/2015

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Regulating Alcohol Ads

What are the legal limits on alcohol advertising? Fewer than you think.

02/27/2015

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Using A Fake ID Could Result In Jail Time

Getting a fake ID is kind of a rite of passage – but let’s take a minute to talk about the penalties of getting caught.

02/26/2015

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Computer Cookies Don’t Have Chocolate Chips

Online, the term ‘cookies’ refers to encrypted text files that are used by almost all websites. There are pluses and minuses.

02/25/2015

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Cracking Down On Littering Of Cigarette Butts

Littering laws are changing across the US, like increased penalties in Louisiana where a third offense for cigarette littering will incur a $1500 fine.

02/24/2015

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Rescue Doctrine Protects Rescuers

There are laws in every state called Good Samaritan Laws that protect rescuers from being sued. But less well-known is the Rescue Doctrine.

02/23/2015

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Exempt From Overtime Under Federal Labor Law

What does it mean to be an ‘exempt’ employee under Federal Labor Laws?

02/20/2015

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Employer Must Treat Alcoholism As Disability

A history of alcoholism is, in fact, a disability and under the Americans with Disabilities Act, employers must make accommodations accordingly.

02/19/2015

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Global Music Rights Threatening YouTube

Did you ever wonder how YouTube could get away with having copyrighted songs posted on it? So do the owners of the songs.

02/18/2015

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Airline Delays Could Cost You

What’s your legal right to compensation if your flight is delayed or canceled?

02/17/2015

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When Crime Pays

By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Sometimes there’s something better than legal justice. Perfect justice. A Florida man won a lump sum $2.2 million lottery payment in December. The man, who has been arrested […]

02/16/2015

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Unsolicited Text Messages May Be Illegal

As if phone calls from telemarketers weren’t annoying enough, now there are unsolicited text messages – though they may be illegal.

02/13/2015

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Paying Taxes On Tupperware Sales

If you host Tupperware parties or the like there is a lot you need to know when you file your taxes.

02/12/2015

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Utility Patents May Protect Old Products With A New Twist

How do you patent something that isn’t exactly new?

02/11/2015

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Woman Sues Over Defamatory Photo

Can a picture, not photoshopped but an actual picture of you, be defamatory?

02/10/2015

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