Laputka, Bayless, Ecker & Cohn, PC
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Laputka, Bayless, Ecker & Cohn, PC

LOCAL 570-861-5905
TOLL FREE 800-582-6452

Trusted Attorneys in Hazleton,
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What happens to my online accounts after my death?

Your estate plan may include a digital executor and instructions to carry out specific wishes for your online accounts. If they contain digital assets, such as downloadable songs or books, you may need to list them in your will or trust, along with a beneficiary....

Choosing the right formation for your business

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How do wills and trusts compare?

As you create your estate plan, you do not necessarily have to choose between a will and a trust. Because they are different documents that accomplish different things, many people include both in their estate plans. However, in some situations, it is better to have...

Laputka, Bayless, Ecker & Cohn, PC
One South Church Street
Suite 301
Hazleton, PA 18201

Toll Free : 800-582-6452
Phone : 570-861-5905
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Bart E. Ecker has been selected as a 2013 Super Lawyer

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Attorney Bart E. Ecker, Esquire, of Laputka, Bayless, Ecker & Cohn, P.C., was again selected as one of Pennsylvania’s Super Lawyers. Attorney Ecker was selected for his recognition in the field of Workers’ Compensation by other Pennsylvania attorneys who were asked to name the best lawyers they have personally observed in action. Only 5% of attorneys in Pennsylvania are classified as Super Lawyers and, of this group, 74% of the attorneys practice in either Philadelphia or Pittsburgh. He is certified as a specialist in the practice of Workers’ Compensation Law by the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Section on Workers’ Compensation Law as authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.

Attorney Ecker has an extensive practice in the field of Workers’ Compensation and Occupational Disease for over 30 years, including litigation before the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court; the Pennsylvania Supreme Court; the United States District Court and the United States Court of Appeals. He has lectured extensively in workers’ compensation matters on behalf of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the American Bar Association and is the author of numerous articles dealing with workers’ compensation issues.

Atty. Ecker served as Vice Chairman, 1985 to 1993, and Chairman, 1993 to 1997 of the Workers’ Compensation Committee, American Bar Association, General Practice Section.

He was a Council Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Workers’ Compensation Section.

Laputka, Bayless, Ecker & Cohn, PC
One South Church Street
Suite 301
Hazleton, PA 18201

Toll Free : 800-582-6452
Phone : 570-861-5905
Hazleton Law Office Map