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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

Gluten Free

Legally Defining Gluten Free

As of this past month, the FDA made regulations mandatory for all foods that label themselves gluten free.

09/09/2014

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Interns Can’t Sue For Sexual Harassment

Since unpaid interns are not employees, they can’t sue for sexual harassment – with a few exceptions.

09/08/2014

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When Killing An Animal Is Not Animal Cruelty

How could someone even possibly face animal cruelty charges if there’s nothing illegal about killing the animal?

09/05/2014

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Parents Don’t Have Rights To Their College Students Info

Now that you’ve mortgaged your future to send your kid to college, what right do you have to see information about how she’s handling herself while she’s there? Not much.

09/04/2014

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Hiring Test May Be Discriminatory

Is an employment test, applied equally to everyone, against the law just because one group fails much more than another?

09/03/2014

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Public Indecency On Your Own Property

People who sunbathe nude in their yards may wonder: how can it be public indecency if you’re on your own property?

09/02/2014

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Uploaded Fitness Info Not Protected By Privacy Laws

What does the law say about who can see the information you upload on your fitness tracker?

09/01/2014

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When Tossing Eggs Is A Crime

Every state defines vandalism slightly differently but in general, it’s a misdemeanor (a lower level crime) if you deface, damage, or destroy property that belongs to someone else.

08/29/2014

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Taking Guardianship When Seniors Can’t Manage Their Own Finances

By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – If you think an elderly parent can’t make good decisions, what can you do about it? Boy that Donald Sterling is despicable. But is he incapable of making [...]

08/28/2014

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Getting Out Of Jury Duty

The rules of court will excuse you from jury duty for a number of reasons – but not just cause you don’t want to do it.

08/27/2014

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Seller Need Not Disclose A Murder On The Property

Legally, a homeowner must make certain disclosures to a potential buyer – but murder on the property may, or may not, be one of them.

08/26/2014

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Tips For Buying A Timeshare

First, understand that there are 2 types of timeshare purchases: a timeshare estate and a vacation interval – also called a right-to-use timeshare. Know what you’re buying.

08/25/2014

Taxes

Is A House Cleaner An Employee?

How you pay your house keeper, and how much control you have over the job and the hours, will, in part, determine whether he or she is an employee or independent contractor.

08/22/2014

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Valet’s Responsibility To A Would-Be Drunk Driver

There are laws that make bars and bartenders legally responsible if they let an intoxicated customer drive away. Does the same hold true for valets?

08/21/2014

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Legally Evicting A Roommate

How do you kick out a crummy roommate?

08/20/2014

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