Entries by C.J. Zwick, Esquire

Common Glitches When Buying A Home

Buying a home is one of the most exciting and stressful events in a new homeowner’s life.  The prospect of becoming the official owner of the house that you have chosen is highly anticipated, but one major oversight can turn a homeowner’s dream into a nightmare. Closing is usually the buyer’s final opportunity to request […]


Protecting your loved ones by creating an estate plan is very important — it gives those closest to you clear instructions on how to carry out your final wishes. Unfortunately, even a small estate planning mistake can cause months or years of probate-related confusion. To avoid difficult and expensive problems, not only should you consult […]

JCDC Presented with 2017 PEDA Partner of the Year Award

The Jefferson County Development Council, Inc. (“JCDC“), led by the JCDC Board of Directors and Executive Director, Brad Lashinsky, was presented with the Partner of the Year award by the Pennsylvania Economic Development Association (“PEDA“), during its annual fall conference.  With a pool of over 230 possible recipients of the prestigious award, JCDC stood out as the […]

Zwick Law client, JCDC, helps create jobs in Jefferson County

Zwick Law is excited to share news that its client, Jefferson County Development Council, Inc. (“JCDC”), has closed on the sale of the former Days Inn property in Brookville, Jefferson County, Pennsylvania.  The property will serve as the new home of Legacy Truck Centers’ (“Legacy”) newest heavy-duty truck dealership. The former Days Inn property, which is located […]


Act 170 of 2016 (“Act” or “Act 170”), which became effective on February 21, 2017, brought sweeping changes to the treatment of certain Pennsylvania business entities, including limited liability companies; limited partnerships; limited liability partnerships; limited liability limited partnerships; and general partnerships.  The Act also modifies portions of the law relating to nonprofit organizations. Act […]