The Philadelphia Lawyer Summer 2011

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From the Editor
by Kim R. Jessum

Briefs & In Memoriam

Family Law
Statute signals progress in custody relocation disputes
by Jennifer A. Brandt

Work/Life Balance
Make time for a workout; your body and mind will thank you
by Diana E. D’Auria

Workers’ Compensation Law
“Retirement” doesn’t mean retirement when collecting workers’ compensation benefits
by Anthony Aatale III

10 Questions for Judge Magdeline D. Coleman
It may have appeared unlikely that Magdeline D. Coleman, with roots in a rural Louisiana Cajun parish, would rise to her current position as a judge in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
by Antoinette R. Stone

Wild About Warbirds
Thomas J. Duffy’s collection of World War II air craft includes a P-51 Mustang and a British Spitfire
by Jeff Lyons

Advancing Diversity and Inclusion Through Collaboration: Business Case and/or Moral Imperative?
by Naomi K. McLaurin

Family Secrets
Every family has them, those stories that only a select few know
by Daniel J. Siegel

The Two Cubas
Tourists have access to first-class accommodations while residents struggle with rations
by David I. GrunfeLd

The Cantor’s Complaint
A client claims a business broker owes him $750 in commissions on several sales
by Steve LaCheen

Time for technology tuneup, redux
by Daniel J. Siegel

Book Review
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration
by James A. Backstrom

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