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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Legal Issues When Moving In With Elderly Parents

If you are considering moving in with aging parents to help care for them, there are legal decisions to make and steps that need to be taken.

07/22/2015

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Hiring A Wedding Videographer

To avoid disappointment after your big day, ask for references for people who have worked with the company before, and do independent research to see if complaints have been logged.

07/21/2015

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Judge: No Cell Phone For Two Years

A Michigan woman killed a cyclist while she was driving and texting. She received six months in jail plus probation and lost the right to use a cell phone for two years.

07/20/2015

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Defining A 911 Emergency

It’s not always so clear when to call 911. Not after every car accident. Not after a robbery.

07/17/2015

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What Car Warranties Cover

Most new cars come with two types of warranties: a bumper to bumper general warranty and a powertrain warranty. But that doesn’t mean your car is completely covered.

07/16/2015

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Websites Will Need To Be Handicapped Accessible

What is required by law in order to make your website accessible to those with visual, auditory, or other physical handicaps?

07/15/2015

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Parents Need Permission To Access College Students Medical Records

Under the law, parents of children over 18 don’t automatically have the right to review their medical records without a HIPAA release form.

07/14/2015

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Legal Use Of A Handicap Placard

What is the requirement for using a handicap placard?

07/13/2015

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Make Burial Wishes Clear

State laws vary but in general the right to determine the method and place of your burial is yours so write and notarize your wishes before you die – or you may be rolling over in your grave.

07/10/2015

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Understanding Viaticals And Their Risks

A viatical settlement is a transaction in which a terminally ill person sells his life insurance policy to a company that pays him a percentage of the policy’s face value, takes over payments, and becomes the beneficiary.

07/09/2015

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Keep Your Ice From Becoming Contaminated

A recent study of restaurants in the UK found that samples of ice at six out of ten chain restaurants contained more bacteria than samples of toilet water.

07/08/2015

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Operating Under The Influence Has Broad Definition

By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A lawyer in Massachusetts who specializes in drunk driving cases was charged with OUI after a passenger in the boat he was captaining fell out and sustained life […]

07/07/2015

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Nanny Cams Not Without Risks

It is legal to videotape people in your home but there are exceptions – and risks.

07/06/2015

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Buying Foreclosed Home May Not Be Worth It

If the sale price of a foreclosed upon home sounds too good to be true. It may well be.

07/03/2015

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Most Embezzlers Are Middle Aged Women

Court records indicate 60% of embezzlers are female, and the median age is 50.

07/02/2015

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