Speakers

Valentino F. DiGiorgio, a partner with Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, is set to be a panelist for the “ABC’s of Tax Exempt and Bond Financing” toOct. 26day at the Chester County Economic Development Council Conference Center.

The panel of experts at this event will discuss the structuring, documentation and relevant market issues relating to the issuance of tax exempt bonds and notes for nonprofit entities and manufacturing entities.

Richard Jurewicz, a senior partner with Galfand Berger, was a course planner and speaker for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute‘s “Handling the Catastrophic Spinal Cord Injury Case” on October 5.

Jurewicz handles Galfand Berger’s catastrophic products liability and construction accident cases.

Jeffrey S. Saltz, principal attorney in the Law Office of Jeffrey S. Saltz, participated in a panel presentation hosted by the Villanova University School of Law Democrats on using a law degree to make an impact on public policy.

Announcements

Keith E. Whitson, a partner with Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis, authored a chapter in a book called Inside the Minds: Settling Products Liability Claims. The book was published by Aspatore Books, a Thomson Reuters business.

On October 19, Duane Morris joined other corporate entities in showing its support of the LGBT community on Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation‘s (GLAAD) Spirit Day by turning the firm website purple from its customary blue and olive color scheme.

Elected and Appointed

Gary S. Scheimer was appointed to a four-year term on the Judicial Conduct Board of Pennsylvania as a nonlawyer elector member commencing October 9.

Events

The Barristers’ Association of Philadelphia is hosting an Election Results Watch Party from 6 to 10 p.m. at Tavern on Broad, 200 S. Broad St., Philadelphia.

Admission is $10 and includes food and drinks specials. For more information, contact phillybarristers@gmail.com. •