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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

The Selective Serve and Sex Discrimination

In a famous scene from the movie Stripes, Seargent Hulka asks the men why they joined the army.


Condition of Release – Romantic Relations

A defendant who was sentenced for a gun offense wasn’t just given jail time and probation, but was told by the judge that, given he had ten kids by seven different women, and given the serious social problems it could create, he was not to have unprotected relations without the approval of the probation office.


Contributory Negligence – Seat Belts

When veteran newsman Bob Simon was thrown from the backseat of a cab and died after it clipped another vehicle, people were outraged to learn that the driver had nine driving suspensions on his rec


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What Laws Protect Domestic Workers? Not As Many As You Think

Whether or not there ever was a relationship between Affleck and the nanny is questionable, but no one has made any claim that if the affair existed, it was unwelcome, so no matter what it wouldn’t be considered sexual harassment.


Why Is The R Word Being Banned?

The “r” word—retarded—is a word that has long since fallen out of favor as a hurtful slur to people with intellectual disabilities.


Self Incrimination

It’s not news that when you record yourself, your own record will speak volumes in lawsuits and other legal matters.


How Do You Know If An Online Promotion Is The Real Thing Or A Scam?

How do you know if an online promotion is the real thing or a scam?


Ladies’ Night

And since there are so many cynical and litigious people out there, the idea of charging women less has been the basis of many lawsuits in the past.


Food Handling Requirements

What do you need to know about health regulations at the places you dine?


What Can’t You Carry On An Airplane?

Ok, what are the current regulations on what you can’t carry on an airplane?


What’s A WEA And How To Stop It?

How do you opt out of Wireless Emergency Alerts?


Can A Power Company Be Sued If There’s A Power Outage?

So, when there’s a power outage, people and offices that can’t do business start to wonder, can I sue the power company if there’s a blackout? The answer is, it’s possible…but it’s hard to win.


Evicting Your Roommate

How do you kick out a crummy roommate?


By Law, What Is Required And Forbidden In An Obituary?

There are two different types of obituaries, one written by the newspaper staff to notify people of the death of a significant member of the community and those written and paid for by the family, as both a tribute and a notice of funeral arrangements.


What Is Crowdfunding?

Is the posting of a suspect’s mugshot without his consent legal?




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