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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FDA Regulates ‘Healthy’ Food Label

While the government regulates labels, you can too. If it sounds too tasty to be healthy, read closer and draw your own conclusion.

01/22/2015

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Nail Guns Cause Thousands Of Injuries

Accidents with nail guns send about 37,000 people to the emergency room each year.

01/21/2015

Restaurant Employees May Need Lifesaving Skills

Does the law require restaurant workers to learn how to take medical steps to save a choking patron?

01/20/2015

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Redeem Gift Cards While You Can

While federal law now prevents most gift cards from expiring for five years, there’s a reason to consider using them sooner rather than later.

01/19/2015

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Defining Criminal Menacing

The definition of the crime of menacing is based on state law, so it varies but – in general – it usually involves showing a weapon.

01/16/2015

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No Uptick In Domestic Violence Super Bowl Sunday

News reports have stated that there is a 40% uptick in reports of domestic violence on Super Bowl Sunday – but it’s not true.

01/15/2015

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Binding Contracts Need Not Be In Writing

If the parties agree, is the outcome of a coin toss, though left to chance, legally binding?

01/14/2015

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Vanity Plate Dos and Don’ts

What is and what isn’t acceptable on a custom license plate is based on state law.

01/13/2015

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Returning Items Purchased On eBay

There is no federal law that requires online retailers to take returns.

01/12/2015

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Suspects Haunted By Mug Shots Online

Is the posting of a suspect’s mug shot without his consent legal? Does it matter if the person is never convicted?

01/09/2015

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Motorcycle Insurance Needs

What kind of insurance should you have on a motorcycle? More than you might think.

01/08/2015

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The Legal Limits To Using Pepper Spray

There are legal limits to who can buy pepper spray and how or when it can be used.

01/07/2015

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Auto Insurance Rates Based On More Than Just Your Driving Record

You may not realize it, but rates are determined based on risk factors other than your driving record.

01/06/2015

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Who Pays Up When Employer Overpays?

It’s not uncommon for a company to mistakenly overpay or continue to pay an employee who’s quit. Do they have to give the money back?

01/05/2015

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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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