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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Legally Donating Your Body To Science

The Uniform Anatomical Gift Act governs the donation of cadavers for science.

01/02/2015

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The Difference Between Proposing A Settlement And Extortion

How and when does that offer to settle the claim before filing turn in to extortion? It’s often a very fine line.

01/01/2015

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The Small Print Of Rent To Own Contracts

There are actually benefits to this type of plan if it involves technology or vehicles, but there are pitfalls as well.

12/31/2014

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Pig Is Not A Service Animal

The legal definition of a service animal are animals that are trained to perform tasks that their handlers cannot do for themselves.

12/30/2014

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Explaining The Grand Jury

What is a grand jury anyway, and why do they have power to decide who gets arrested?

12/29/2014

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Doctors Refusing To Treat Unvaccinated Children

Aren’t doctors obligated by law or medical ethics to treat sick patients?

12/26/2014

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Cursing Is Still Child Abuse In New Jersey

A 70-year-old law makes it illegal in New Jersey to use “profane, indecent or obscene language” around a minor in that adult’s care, but that may change.

12/25/2014

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Colorado Employee Fired For Testing Positive For Pot

Most state marijuana legalization laws are silent on the question of whether you can be fired if you fail a drug test. So now the courts are hashing it out.

12/24/2014

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Catcalling Illegal In Some Instances

Are there laws against catcalling on the street? The answer is, it depends.

12/23/2014

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Suing For Food Poisoning

In this holiday season of too much food and too many stomachaches, people wonder if they can sue for food poisoning.

12/22/2014

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Two Propane Gas Companies Conspire Against Walmart – And Lose

What do Blue Rhino and AmeriGas have in common? An FTC complaint about the gas they pass.

12/19/2014

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Pedestrians In Crosswalk Have Right Of Way

Traffic laws vary by state but, in virtually every state it is the law that pedestrians have the right of way at a crosswalk.

12/18/2014

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Car Dealers Install GPS Tracking On Unsuspecting Customers

Most car dealers that sell cars to people with poor credit install a GPS tracking device in order to repossess the car if necessary.

12/17/2014

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EBay Profits Are Taxable

By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Thinking of selling old stuff on eBay for funds to buy presents this season? Just don’t forget your Uncle Sam. In case you were wondering if anyone went […]

12/16/2014

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Exotic Pet May Be Illegal

There are actually laws that prevent people from owning exotic animals.

12/15/2014

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