Law Office of Joseph C. Korsak

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      Significant Recent Decisions

Michael and Gwendolyn Slack v. Joseph J. Coffey and Merrill Lynch, NYSE 2003-014692. Action for breach of fiduciary duty and negligent supervision. Settled in favor of the Slacks in January, 2005, in an amount required to be kept confidential. The terms of the agreement can be reviewed by examining the Joseph J. Coffey CRD which appears on the websites of the NASD and the Pennsylvania Securities Commission.

Bisker v. GGS Information Services, Inc.;1:CV-07-1465; Summary Judgment granted against Plaintiff on an ADA claim. Reversed by the Third Circuit on July 24, 2009, following oral argument. HELD: Someone may be a qualified individual for purposes of ADA and yet still be qualified to obtain Social Security disability benefits as well as long term disability benefits.

Practice Areas

Stockbroker/Investor Complaints

This firm represents injured investors who have suffered losses as a result of indifferent or corrupt stockbrokers, churning of accounts, negligence, fraud, and unsuitability. If your account opening documents so require, these claims are required to be arbitrated before SRO's (Self Regulated Organizations) such as FINRA. Claims not subject to arbitration may be filed in either state or federal court.

Labor/Employment Law

The Law Office of Joseph C. Korsak has been actively involved in this practice area for thirty three years. Attorney Korsak is one of a handful of Pennsylvania practitioners with an LL.M. degree in Labor Law (Temple University, 1983) . Practice areas include : Employment Litigation (breach of employment contracts, breach of restrictive covenants); Discrimination; Unemployment Compensation; Unfair Labor Practices; Collective Bargaining; Grievance and Interest Arbitration; Wage Payment and Collection Actions; Title VII.

General Practice

Our staff provides general practice services to our clientele. We are experienced in: Real estate Transactions; Estate Administration; Commercial Transactions; Bankruptcy Law; Business Formation; Transactional Law; Administrative Law.





Attorney Joseph C. Korsak

403 South Allen Street, State College, PA 16801
(717) 880-3759

 

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