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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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Borrowing From 401(k) Could Be Costly Mistake

While the law allows you to borrow up to $50,000 from your 401(k) plan, there are tax law implications.

3 hours ago

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Even With House Sitter Home May Be At Risk

What should you consider when you hire a house sitter or ask a neighbor to look after your property?

05/27/2015

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Employees Can’t Be Forced Into Lie Detector Test

It is illegal to force employees of private companies to take lie detector tests.

05/26/2015

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Suing Employer For Emotional Distress

In the US, it’s really hard to win a case for intentional infliction of emotional distress against your employer.

05/25/2015

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Slip And Fall Not Open And Shut Case

In order to file a slip and fall lawsuit, it’s not enough to show that you got hurt, you have to show that the other party was negligent.

05/22/2015

Pregnant UPS Employee Alleges Discrimination

Peggy Young was a UPS driver in Atlanta who requested that she be put on light duty when she was pregnant. UPS said no. So she sued.

05/21/2015

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Non-Disclosure Agreement Is Bright Idea

If you have a great idea, get a lawyer or go to the Internet to get a non-disclosure agreement before you share it with anyone.

05/20/2015

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Insurance Coverage May Not Include Natural Disasters

While most insurance covers fires and falling tree limbs, many natural disasters, like hurricanes, tornadoes or floods aren’t covered under standard policies.

05/19/2015

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Eligibility For Public Defender

If you’re in custody or charged with a crime and can’t afford an attorney, one will be provided for you. But what does that really mean?

05/18/2015

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Zero Credit Rating Doesn’t Mean Bad Credit

Fifty-three million Americans have no credit score at all.

05/15/2015

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Legalizing Marijuana Doesn’t Wipe Record Clean

If you had been convicted of a marijuana possession charge in a city or state where its now legal, does the conviction stand?

05/14/2015

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Signing A Contract While Drunk

If a person signs a contract while drunk, can that contact be enforced?

05/13/2015

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Guidelines For Firing Annoying Employee

Can you fire someone who, though competent, is so irritating you want to choke him?

05/12/2015

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Legal Definition Of A Church

Churches and religious organizations qualify for exemption from federal income tax and are eligible to receive tax deductible contributions – but there are guidelines.

05/11/2015

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Warranty Act Protects Car Owners

It’s illegal for a dealer to say your warranty coverage is void because you had routine maintenance performed elsewhere.

05/08/2015

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