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New Jersey Senate Republicans

New Jersey Senate Republicans

Provides legislative support to teh Republican senators in the Legislature of the State of New Jersey.

http://pipes.yahoo.com/pipes/pipe.info?_id=Rr9IF0xl3RGXd835_w6H4A
Rank this Week: 54

NJ Family Issues

NJ Family Issues

Focuses on New Jersey divorce and estate planning. By Paul G. Kostro.

http://www.kostrolaw.com/NJFamilyIssues
Rank this Week: 83

Employment Case of the Week

Employment Case of the Week

Examines one of the most interesting cases of the week and provides analysis and commentary. By Alan H. Schorr & Associates, P.C.

http://www.schorrlaw.com/case-of-the-week/
  • Apr 24

    Week Ending 4/24/17: Osborne v. NJ Transit

    Week Ending 4/24/17: Osborne v. NJ Transit
    Schorr & Associates’ Employment Case of The Week ending April 24, 2017 Osborne v. N.J. Transit, 2017 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 962 (App. Div. April 20, 2017) This week, the Appellate Division issued an unpublished opinion relating to…
  • Apr 14

    Week Ending 4/7/17: Hively v. Ivy Tech

    Week Ending 4/7/17: Hively v. Ivy Tech
    Schorr & Associates’ Employment Case of The Week ending April 7, 2017 Hively v. Ivy Tech Cmty. College of Ind., 2017 U.S. App. LEXIS 5839, (7th Cir. [En banc], April 4, 2017) In a case we have been closely watching, the 7th Circuit,…
  • Apr 3

    Week Ending 3/31/17: Bonda v. Elizabeth Fire Department

    Week Ending 3/31/17: Bonda v. Elizabeth Fire Department
    Schorr & Associates’ Employment Case of The Week ending March 31, 2017 Bonda v. Elizabeth Fire Department (Complaint), Docket No. UNN-L-l979-13 (N.J. Superior Court, Union County, Final Verdict, March 27, 2017) An Elizabeth Fire…
Rank this Week: 265

Ruminations

Ruminations

Covers concepts and misconceptions in the practice of retail real estate law. By Meislik & Meislik.

http://www.retailrealestatelaw.com/
  • Apr 23

    We Can Waive Claims, Not Subrogation

    We Can Waive Claims, Not Subrogation
    PrintWhat’s an “evergreen”? An evergreen contract is one that automatically renews unless one party or the other affirmatively terminates it. An “evergreen” blogging topic is one that never dies; one that we can…
  • Apr 16

    In Good Faith, Would Your Agreements Say That A Party Can Act In Bad Faith?

    In Good Faith, Would Your Agreements Say That A Party Can Act In Bad Faith?
    PrintWould you write that a tenant’s or landlord’s consent was required but that consent could be withheld in bad faith? We don’t think so. We’ve never seen such. We doubt we ever will. There is no need for a contract,…
  • Apr 9

    Representations; Warranties; Covenants; Weasel Words And Estoppel Certificates. Huh?

    Representations; Warranties; Covenants; Weasel Words And Estoppel Certificates. Huh?
    PrintLast week, we left off with: This trilogy (“represent” – “warrant” – “covenant”) is thrown about so casually that it isn’t possible to generalize as to what the cumulative effect…
Rank this Week: 327

Gay & Lesbian Legal Update

Gay & Lesbian Legal Update

Cover estate planning for gays and lesbians. By Kenneth Vercammen.

http://gaybilesbian.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 2

    Metuchen Library Wills, Estate Planning & Probate Seminar April 24

    Metuchen Library Wills, Estate Planning & Probate Seminar April 24
      Metuchen LibraryWills, Estate Planning & Probate SeminarApril 24 at 7:00pm Free community program 480 Middlesex Ave. Metuchen, NJ 08840  Open to the public. You do not need to be a resident to attendWILLS & ESTATE…
  • Mar 14

    Seminar: Remove & Expungement of Criminal Arrests and Convictions- Free Seminar

    Seminar: Remove & Expungement of Criminal Arrests and Convictions- Free Seminar
    Seminar: Remove & Expungement of Criminal Arrests and Convictions- Free Seminar March 28, [new date] Edison Library 7:00pm-7:45         COST: Free  Complimentary materials provided.…
  • Feb 19

    Free Wills, Estate Planning & Probate Seminar NJ

    Free Wills, Estate Planning & Probate Seminar NJ
      Metuchen LibraryWills, Estate Planning & Probate SeminarApril 24 at 7:00pm Free community program 480 Middlesex Ave. Metuchen, NJ 08840 WILLS & ESTATE ADMINISTRATION-PROTECT YOUR FAMILY AND MAKE PLANNING EASY SPEAKER:…
Rank this Week: 472

New Jersey Attorney Law Review

New Jersey Attorney Law Review

By Glenn R. Reiser.

http://newjerseylawreview.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 364

New Jersey Disability Lawyer Blog

New Jersey Disability Lawyer Blog

Covers New Jersey disability law updates, cases, and news. By Bonny G. Rafel, LLC.

http://www.newjerseydisabilitylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 423

Business Blog

Business Blog

Covers business law, labor & employment, real estate and securities and finance topics. By Scarinci Hollenbeck.

http://www.businesslawnews.com/
  • Sep 27

    Business Cases to Watch on U.S. Supreme Court’s Docket

    Business Cases to Watch on U.S. Supreme Court’s Docket
    September also means the end of summer break for the U.S. Supreme Court. When the justices return to the bench for the October 2016 Term, they will consider a number of key commercial law issues. This post offers a brief summary of several…
  • Aug 17

    Are Employee Breaks Mandated by New Jersey Law?

    Are Employee Breaks Mandated by New Jersey Law?
    Are you required to provide employee breaks? Both employers and employees alike are often surprised to learn that federal employment laws do not require employers to set specific intervals or even make time for employees to take work breaks…
  • Aug 2

    SEC Adopts New Rules for Administrative Proceeding

    SEC Adopts New Rules for Administrative Proceeding
    What You Need to Know about the SEC’s New Rules for Administrative Proceedings The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently adopted several amendments to its rules of practice governing administrative proceedings. According to…
Rank this Week: 452

The Consumer Financial Services…

The Consumer Financial Services Blog

Covers the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Fair Credit Billing Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act and Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. By Maurice & Needleman, P.C.

http://consumerfsblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1130

The Employer Handbook

The Employer Handbook

Covers labor and employment law of PA, NJ and DE businesses. By Eric B. Meyer.

http://www.theemployerhandbook.com/
Rank this Week: 836

New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Blog

New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers family law. By the Law Office of Peter Van Aulen.

http://www.newjerseydivorcelawyerblog.net/
  • Apr 25

    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FAQs ABOUT NEW JERSEY ALIMONY LAWS AND RETIREMENT

    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FAQs ABOUT NEW JERSEY ALIMONY LAWS AND RETIREMENT
    Will my alimony obligation end upon retirement under New Jersey alimony laws? On September 10, 2015, the Governor of New Jersey signed into law an amended alimony statute. Said amended statute made a number changes in regard to alimony and…
  • Apr 24

    EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION Of DEBT IN A NJ DIVORCE

    EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION Of DEBT IN A NJ DIVORCE
    Going into divorce actions, people often do not realize that it is not just marital assets that are distributed by the court. Marital debt is also equitably distributed by the court. Equitable distribution in NJ does not mean equal.…
  • Apr 22

    R.G. v R.G. and New Jersey Restraining Order

    R.G. v R.G. and New Jersey Restraining Order
    Sometimes, in family law, when you hear the words ‘Restraining Order,’ it is easy to assume that there was an issue of family violence between spouses, or people in a dating relationship. But it is important to remember that the…
Rank this Week: 941

New Jersey Lawyers Blog

New Jersey Lawyers Blog

Covers New Jersey business, labor and employment, estate planning and consumer law. By McLaughlin & Nardi, LLC.

http://www.newjerseylawyersblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1113

Wills and Estate Administration…

Wills and Estate Administration Articles

Covers probate, elder law and litigation topics. By Kenneth Vercammen.

http://njwills.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 1090

Hauptman and Hauptman, P.C. Blog

Hauptman and Hauptman, P.C. Blog

Covers guardianship, Medicaid, probate and estate administration.

http://www.hauptmanlaw.com/blog
Rank this Week: 687

New York & New Jersey Immigration…

New York & New Jersey Immigration Lawyer Blog

Covers immigration news, deportations, and visas. By Samuel C Berger, PC.

http://www.newjerseyimmigrationlawyer-blog.com/
  • Apr 13

    USCIS Has Jurisdiction Over Certain Requests for Waivers of Inadmissibility, According to Appellate Panel

    USCIS Has Jurisdiction Over Certain Requests for Waivers of Inadmissibility, According to Appellate Panel
    The Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) gives multiple federal agencies under several Cabinet departments jurisdiction over different—sometimes overlapping—processes. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), which is…
  • Mar 23

    Another Judge Rules Against ICE Detainers for Alleged Immigration Violation

    Another Judge Rules Against ICE Detainers for Alleged Immigration Violation
    An ongoing dispute in immigration law, which has taken on new urgency since January, involves the question of whether local authorities are obligated to cooperate with federal officials on immigration enforcement. Numerous judges have ruled…
  • Mar 9

    DACA Recipient Challenges Detention by Immigration Authoritie

    DACA Recipient Challenges Detention by Immigration Authoritie
    The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, first announced in June 2012, allows undocumented immigrants who arrived in the U.S. as children to remain here and work, provided they meet certain eligibility criteria. The purpose…
Rank this Week: 1012

Securities Law Blog

Securities Law Blog

Features news, commentary and thoughts on the law of the securities markets. By Mark Astarita.

http://seclaw.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 13

    SEC News - Fraud and Boiler Room Scheme

    SEC News - Fraud and Boiler Room Scheme
    SEC Charges Pastor With Defrauding RetireesThe SEC announced fraud charges and an emergency asset freeze obtained against a Michigan-based pastor accused of exploiting church members, retirees, and laid-off auto workers who were misled to…
  • Apr 12

    FINRA Requests Comment on FINRA Rules Impacting Capital Formation

    FINRA Requests Comment on FINRA Rules Impacting Capital Formation
    The ability of small and large businesses to raise capital efficiently is critical to job creation and economic growth. Broker-dealers play a vital role in helping businesses raise capital through the securities markets, and as a…
  • Apr 12

    Wells Fargo Wins Bank Arbitrations? Maybe not

    Wells Fargo Wins Bank Arbitrations? Maybe not
    The LA Times published this article, based on a study that we can't find.Admittedly I haven't seen the study, and am only commenting on the article. If anyone has a link to the actual study, I would love to review it.One more caveat - I don't…
Rank this Week: 877

Burn Pit Claims

Burn Pit Claims

An analysis of trends and developments of claims arising out of exposures in Iraq and Afghanistan to burn pits. By Jon L. Gelman.

http://burnpitclaims.blogspot.com/
  • Mar 30

    Court Holds Evidentiary Hearing On Jurisdictional Issue

    Court Holds Evidentiary Hearing On Jurisdictional Issue
    The Court held a 3-day evidentiary hearing on March 9, 10 and 13, 2017 in the Burn Pit Litigation. The lawsuit was brought by veterans, private military contractor employees and civilian government employees, who allege toxic exposure in Iraq…
  • Feb 9

    Senators Klobuchar and Tillis Introduce a Bill to Help Veterans Exposed to Burn Pit

    Senators Klobuchar and Tillis Introduce a Bill to Help Veterans Exposed to Burn Pit
    The Helping Veterans Exposed to Burn Pits Act would create a center of excellence within the Department of Veterans Affairs to better understand the health effects associated with burn pits and treat veterans who become sick after exposure.…
  • Dec 4

    Burn Pit Lawsuit Hearing Rescheduled to March 2017

    Burn Pit Lawsuit Hearing Rescheduled to March 2017
    The Court has rescheduled the evidentiary hearing to March 9 & 10, 2017. At that time the Court will determine whether it has subject matter jurisdiction to hear the lawsuit. The Court entered an Order setting forth the new hearing…
Rank this Week: 677

Employment Law Blog

Employment Law Blog

Covers employment and labor law in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. By Hill Wallack LLP.

http://www.pa-nj-employmentlaw.com/
Rank this Week: 593

New Jersey Elder Abuse and Neglect…

New Jersey Elder Abuse and Neglect Forum

Covers nursing home / elder abuse law in the State of New Jersey. By Donna Russo.

http://www.njelderabuselaw.com/
  • May 10

    NJ Elder Abuse – Nursing Homes Evicting Tough Case

    NJ Elder Abuse – Nursing Homes Evicting Tough Case
    An article published in The Record on May 9, 2016 highlights that nursing homes don’t want to handle complex and difficult cases and try to evict the residents.  Families are at loss as to what to do.  Many times, these…
  • Feb 22

    Nursing Home Abuse: Nursing Homes Try To Avoid Litigation Through Arbitration Clause

    Nursing Home Abuse: Nursing Homes Try To Avoid Litigation Through Arbitration Clause
    The New York Times in an article on February 21, 2016 highlighted the ever increasing problem with nursing home agreements burying arbitration clauses in residency agreements to bar cases from being litigated in the courts.  The article…
  • Feb 16

    Nursing Home Abuse: Maggots Found In Feeding Tube Site

    Nursing Home Abuse: Maggots Found In Feeding Tube Site
    A nursing home resident in a Pennsylvania nursing home was found to have maggots crawling around and inside the insertion site of the feeding tube.  The hospital staff indicated that there was severe neglect of wound care and proper…
Rank this Week: 860

New Jersey Law Librarians…

New Jersey Law Librarians Association (NJLLA)

Features New Jersey law library news.

http://njlla.org/blog/
  • Apr 26

    AALL’s First Innovation Tournament to be Held at Annual Meeting in Austin

    AALL’s First Innovation Tournament to be Held at Annual Meeting in Austin
    [Posted on behalf of AALL] A few creative go-getters ready to pitch their ideas — ideas that beat out all the others to reach this stage. A panel of judges comprised of the industry’s thought leaders, waiting to be wowed. ……
  • Apr 21

    NJLLA’s Community Service Effort Receives Thank

    NJLLA’s Community Service Effort Receives Thank
    Marty’s Place Senior Dog Sanctuary in Upper Freehold, NJ, has sent the Association a warm thank you note for our recent community service effort to benefit their organization. Read the full letter here!
  • Apr 10

    NJLLA Annual Business Meeting & 30th Anniversary Celebration!

    NJLLA Annual Business Meeting & 30th Anniversary Celebration!
    2017 Annual Business Meeting   & NJLLA’s 30th  Anniversary  Celebration! Thursday, May 11, 2017  Keynote Speaker: Lucy Curci-Gonzalez, Executive Director, New York Law Institute   “I Get By with a…
Rank this Week: 3230

Bergen County Divorce Attorney…

Bergen County Divorce Attorney Blog

Covers family law. By Leopold Law.

https://www.bergencountydivorceattorneyblog.com/
  • Apr 26

    Therapeutic Reunification Process in New Jersey

    Therapeutic Reunification Process in New Jersey
    In a recent New Jersey appellate case, a father appealed an order that suspended a therapeutic reunification process with his daughters that was being conducted through Skype. The order awarded the defendant’s former wife…
  • Apr 20

    Emancipation and Child Support in New Jersey

    Emancipation and Child Support in New Jersey
    N.J.S.A. 2A:17-56.67 automatically terminates support when a child reaches age 19 and became effective on February 1, 2017. However, couples may still negotiate settlement agreements that will be incorporated by their divorce judgment,…
  • Apr 17

    Modification of Grandparent Visitation in New Jersey

    Modification of Grandparent Visitation in New Jersey
    In the unpublished opinion of Slawinski v. Nicholas, a New Jersey appellate court considered a motion to change a consent order that granted a grandparent visitation. The lower court held that the mother could terminate the consent order…
Rank this Week: 2210

PA & NJ Criminal Defense Legal…

PA & NJ Criminal Defense Legal News

By Young Klein & Associates.

http://www.ykacrim.com/blog/
  • Apr 26

    Readington man who crashed truck charged with DUI

    Readington man who crashed truck charged with DUI
    A 20-year-old man who resides in the Whitehouse Station section of Readington is facing DUI charges after crashing his vehicle on Patrick Henry Place in the early morning hours of Sunday. According to an article on the NewJersey.com website,…
  • Apr 19

    Jury selection in Bill Cosby case set for May

    Jury selection in Bill Cosby case set for May
    While Bill Cosby’s criminal sex assault trial will be held in Philadelphia in June, jury selection is scheduled to get underway on May 22 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The trial is scheduled for opening statements to begin June 5.…
  • Apr 12

    NFL players lobbying for changes to the criminal justice system

    NFL players lobbying for changes to the criminal justice system
    A Philadelphia Eagle is devoting his free time to trying to convince politicians to make some positive changes to the nation’s criminal justice system. Malcolm Jenkins told the New Jersey Herald that while football is hard, his…
Rank this Week: 2534

Williams Law Group Blog

Williams Law Group Blog

Covers New Jersey Division of Child Protection and Permanency issues.

http://newjerseydyfsdefense.com/blog
  • Apr 26

    Responding to Parental Abduction in Emergency Situation

    Responding to Parental Abduction in Emergency Situation
    Having your child taken from you can be frightening. Knowing the person who took your child doesn’t make the situation less scary.
  • Apr 25

    Knowing When to Answer: Responding to Child Welfare Complaint

    Knowing When to Answer: Responding to Child Welfare Complaint
    Once the DCP&P files a Complaint and serves it on the parent under investigation, the parent has the right to submit a formal Answer to the complaint, which is not required.
  • Apr 24

    Interviews of Interest: Testimony in Child Welfare Case

    Interviews of Interest: Testimony in Child Welfare Case
    The court may consider oral testimony at any stage in child welfare proceedings when material facts are in dispute or when the available evidence is not sufficient to make a finding based on a preponderance of the evidence.
Rank this Week: 2003

Legal Insurance Blog

Legal Insurance Blog

Covers the benefits of pre-paid legal services. By Countrywide Pre-Paid Legal Services, Inc.

http://www.legal-insurance-blog.com/
  • Apr 25

    Tackling Health Care Bill

    Tackling Health Care Bill
    They Can Be Easily Handled Congress is still debating over healthcare, and we will not know for months what the final results will be. The debates do not stop medical bills from accumulating. These expenses can be significant. No matter what…
  • Apr 20

    Someone Wants to Own You

    Someone Wants to Own You
    Hacking invades Privacy Personal emails are not as secure as you might think. The same goes for personal information, including bank accounts and credit cards. The hacking stories you read in the newspaper do not just affect politicians. They…
  • Apr 18

    An Amazing Learning Experience

    An Amazing Learning Experience
    Folks can Take Charge of Their Finances The school of absurd tuition is now replacing the college of hard knocks. People are finding out just how difficult it is to maintain financial wellness in these times. Credit card debt is out of…
Rank this Week: 3101

The New Jersey Employment Law Firm…

The New Jersey Employment Law Firm Blog

Covers employment discrimination and harassment laws. By Resnick Law Group, P.C.

http://www.thenjemploymentlawfirmblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3107

Monmouth County Criminal Defense…

Monmouth County Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Tara Breslow-Testa, Esq.

https://www.monmouthcountycriminaldefenselawyer.com/
Rank this Week: 2184

New Jersey Employment Lawyer Blog

New Jersey Employment Lawyer Blog

Covers New Jersey civil rights violations and employment law. By Traub Law.

http://www.newjerseyemploymentlawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 24

    New Jersey Bills to Provide Employment Protections for Medical Marijuana Patients Introduced

    New Jersey Bills to Provide Employment Protections for Medical Marijuana Patients Introduced
    On January 18, 2010, the New Jersey legislature signed the New Jersey Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act (“NJCUMMA”) into law. While the NJCUMMA explicitly states that it does not require employers to accommodate a qualified…
  • Mar 7

    Practice Tips for a Successful Workplace Investigation

    Practice Tips for a Successful Workplace Investigation
    Former Uber engineer Susan Fowler Rigetti’s story of sexual harassment and the company’s inadequate response to her multiple complaints, highlight how important it is for a company to have an effective action plan in dealing with…
  • Mar 7

    Practice Tips for a Successful Workplace Investigation

    Practice Tips for a Successful Workplace Investigation
    Former Uber engineer Susan Fowler Rigetti’s story of sexual harassment and the company’s inadequate response to her multiple complaints, highlight how important it is for a company to have an effective action plan in dealing with…
Rank this Week: 4987

New Jersey Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

New Jersey Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Covers bankruptcy, Chapter 7, Chapter 13 and foreclosures. By the Law Offices of Robert Manchel.

http://www.bankruptcylawyer-nj.com/blog/
  • Apr 24

    Would an NJ.Chapter 13 Trustee Sell My Property?

    Would an NJ.Chapter 13 Trustee Sell My Property?
    <h2>Attorney, Robert Manchel, explains the consequences of owning valuable property and the whether a chapter 13 trustee would sell property. </h2> A chapter 13 case is different than a chapter 7, in that a New Jersey chapter 7…
  • Apr 14

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  • Apr 14

    What Happens If I Owe A Debt With Someone Who Filed For Bankruptcy In New Jersey?

    What Happens If I Owe A Debt With Someone Who Filed For Bankruptcy In New Jersey?
    <h2>NJ. Bankruptcy Attorney Explains What Happens To A Person Who Owes A Debt With Someone Who Filed For Bankruptcy Protection in New Jersey.</h2> Two people that owe a joint debt to a New Jersey creditor, are both responsible for…
Rank this Week: 3745

New Jersey Divorce and Family…

New Jersey Divorce and Family Lawyer Blog

Covers family and divorce law. By The Law Office of James P. Yudes, P.C.

http://www.newjerseydivorcelawyer-blog.com/
Rank this Week: 2948

Hayes Firm Legal Blog

Hayes Firm Legal Blog

Covers personal injury topics.

http://www.dreamlegalteam.com/law_blog.html
  • Apr 24

    The Tragic Consequences of Anesthesia Error

    The Tragic Consequences of Anesthesia Error
    When you are about to undergo surgery, you have a lot on your mind. You may be worried about the surgery going well and/or how long it will take you to recover afterward. One thing that you may not think about is the risk of undergoing…
  • Apr 18

    What Must Be Proved In A Nursing Home Abuse Case?

    What Must Be Proved In A Nursing Home Abuse Case?
    Nursing home abuse cases are very difficult to handle from an emotional standpoint because they most often involve a loved one being neglected, mistreated, or malnourished. Making them even more difficult is the fact that it’s your word…
  • Apr 3

    The Danger of Delayed and Misdiagnosis of Cancer

    The Danger of Delayed and Misdiagnosis of Cancer
    Some of the most terrifying words that an individual can hear from their physician are, “you have cancer”. After finding out that you or a loved one has cancer, many questions often arise, most notably: Is it something that the…
Rank this Week: 3632

Fink Rosner Ershow-Levenberg Blog

Fink Rosner Ershow-Levenberg Blog

Covers disability and social security, elder law, and VA benefits.

http://blog.finkrosnerershow-levenberg.com/
  • Apr 24

    Court limits ability of Adult Protective Services to enter a home without court order

    Court limits ability of Adult Protective Services to enter a home without court order
    In a recent decision involving a lawsuit against the Adult Protective Services (APS)  office of the Bergen County Board of Social Services, the Appellate Division held that without a court order or warrant for entry, or “exigent…
  • Apr 20

    Can you Change a Will without a Writing?

    Can you Change a Will without a Writing?
    I cannot tell you how many times over the years a client has told me that despite what is written in the Last Will and Testament of their parent or grandparent or Aunt or Uncle, “s/he said that s/he was … Continue reading…
  • Apr 18

    What to do if you want to resign as a fiduciary — don’t just walk away

    What to do if you want to resign as a fiduciary — don’t just walk away
    Being appointed as a Guardian, Trustee or Agent under Power of Attorney can be an enormous task. Each of these appointments confers decision-making power and authority on the fiduciary, but at the same time, each of them involves tremendous…
Rank this Week: 2462

New Jersey Estate Planning Center…

New Jersey Estate Planning Center Blog

Covers New Jersey estate planning. By Media Law Group.

http://www.jerseyestateplanning.com/blog/
  • Apr 20

    Make It Last – Episode 1 – First Show, The Tooth Fairy, and Last-Minute Income Tax Tip

    Make It Last – Episode 1 – First Show, The Tooth Fairy, and Last-Minute Income Tax Tip
    Hey everyone, As you may have heard, I launched a new radio show called Make It Last with Victor Medina. It has it’s own website, and you can listen to the show on iTunes if you can’t make it on Saturday mornings at 7:30am on WCTC…
  • Apr 20

    Are There Assets That Shouldn’t Go Inside the Revocable Trust?

    Are There Assets That Shouldn’t Go Inside the Revocable Trust?
    Planning ahead for your future likely involves a sit-down meeting with a New Jersey estate planning attorney, and that conversation may include mention of estate planning tools such as a revocable trust. Known for its flexibility, the…
  • Apr 13

    Why You Should Also Consider Life Insurance as Part of Your Estate Planning Toolkit

    Why You Should Also Consider Life Insurance as Part of Your Estate Planning Toolkit
    Setting up a consultation with an experienced estate planning attorney is strongly recommended, so that you have the opportunity to walk through your individual situation and determine strategies and tactics that will help you accomplish your…
Rank this Week: 3348

New Jersey Employment Attorneys…

New Jersey Employment Attorneys Blog

Covers employment law. By Mashel Law, L.L.C.

http://www.newjerseyemploymentattorneysblog.com/
Rank this Week: 2172

New York & New Jersey Business…

New York & New Jersey Business Lawyer Blog

Covers business startup law. By Samuel C Berger, PC.

http://www.newjerseybusinesslawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 20

    New Jersey Supreme Court to Consider Consumer Class Action Complaint

    New Jersey Supreme Court to Consider Consumer Class Action Complaint
    Consumer protection laws allow the recovery of damages from businesses for various fraudulent or deceptive practices. These laws tend to define prohibited conduct in very general terms. Businesses that provide goods or services to the general…
  • Apr 6

    New Jersey May Require State Agency to Survey Businesses that Leave the State

    New Jersey May Require State Agency to Survey Businesses that Leave the State
    The overall economic outlook for New Jersey is cautiously optimistic, at least according to some sources. The New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA) describes a gradual increase in “business confidence” in its…
  • Mar 16

    “Pay-to-Play” Laws Create Possible Pitfalls for New Jersey Businesse

    “Pay-to-Play” Laws Create Possible Pitfalls for New Jersey Businesse
    Government contracts are a major source of revenue for many businesses, both large and small. In order to prevent corruption, and to avoid the appearance of corruption, Congress, state legislatures, and city councils have enacted laws…
Rank this Week: 3946

New Jersey DWI Lawyer Blog

New Jersey DWI Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall.

https://www.newjerseydwilawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 19

    Driving Under the Influence of Drugs in New Jersey

    Driving Under the Influence of Drugs in New Jersey
    Driving under the influence of drugs, legal or illegal, can be a serious offense in New Jersey. If you or someone close to you has been arrested for driving under the influence of drugs (DUID), it is important to reach out to an experienced…
  • Apr 14

    Urine Testing in New Jersey DWI Case

    Urine Testing in New Jersey DWI Case
    When a driver is arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated (DWI), police will conduct a chemical test to measure the driver’s blood alcohol content (BAC). Urine testing is one chemical way that New Jersey police can determine…
  • Apr 7

    Examining ‘Probable Cause’ in New Jersey DWI Stop

    Examining ‘Probable Cause’ in New Jersey DWI Stop
    DWI charges in New Jersey must stem from a lawful traffic stop. If you have been arrested or charged with a DWI, it is important to reach out to a hard-working New Jersey DWI attorney who can assess the merits of your case. Depending on the…
Rank this Week: 2200

Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Blog

Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Blog

Covers workers compensation law.

http://www.petrocohen.com/blog/
  • Apr 19

    WEAR and TEAR™ Injury Versus Acute Injury

    WEAR and TEAR™ Injury Versus Acute Injury
    In order for a workplace injury to be compensable under New Jersey’s workers’ compensation law, it does not have to be a sudden, acute injury. In other words, an injury does not have to occur in a sudden workplace accident in…
  • Apr 9

    Springtime Slip and Falls: Who is Responsible for Damages (in a commercial property setting)?

    Springtime Slip and Falls: Who is Responsible for Damages (in a commercial property setting)?
    Residents of the Northeast region of the United States regularly experience some pretty crazy weather conditions; and when it comes to weather, those in the Garden State know to expect the unexpected; be ready for whatever Mother Nature…
  • Apr 7

    April 2017 – Know the Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

    April 2017 – Know the Signs of Nursing Home Abuse
    So many of us are dealing with aging loved ones these days. Protect the elderly in your life by learning the signs of elder abuse and important factors to consider when choosing a care facility. Click here to read the April 2017…
Rank this Week: 1988

Avoidance Action Update Blog

Avoidance Action Update Blog

By A Bayard, P.A. Covers preference actions, fraudulent transfers and everything else under the bankruptcy code's avoidance statutes.

http://avoidanceactionupdate.bayardlaw.com/
Rank this Week: 2349

New Jersey Employment Lawyer Blog

New Jersey Employment Lawyer Blog

By Rabner Baumgart Ben-Asher & Nirenberg, P.C.

http://www.njemploymentlawfirmblog.com/
  • Apr 18

    Employer Must Prove it Did Not Retaliate in Violation of FMLA

    Employer Must Prove it Did Not Retaliate in Violation of FMLA
    The Third Circuit Court of Appeals recently ruled that the mixed-motive proof pattern can apply to cases under the Family & Medical Leave Act (“FMLA”) even if there is no direct evidence of retaliation.  Under that proof…
  • Apr 7

    New Law in New York City Protects Independent Contractor

    New Law in New York City Protects Independent Contractor
    On May 15, 2017, a new law will go into effect in New York City to protect “freelance workers,” which is broadly defined to include all independent contractors other than sales representatives (who already are protected by another…
  • Mar 31

    Employee Seeking Family Leave Entitled to Chance to Correct Deficient Medical Certification

    Employee Seeking Family Leave Entitled to Chance to Correct Deficient Medical Certification
    A recent ruling from the District of New Jersey holds that an employer can violate the New Jersey Family Leave Act (“NJFLA”) by firing an employee for submitting a deficient medical certification to support her need for a family…
Rank this Week: 4417

NJ Personal Injury Blog

NJ Personal Injury Blog

Covers personal injury law and cases in New Jersey. By the Law Offices of Francis M. Smith.

http://www.franksmithlaw.com/nj-personal-injury-blog/
  • Apr 17

    April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month: It Is Our Number One Driving Risk

    April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month: It Is Our Number One Driving Risk
    For many of us, hectic schedules demand that we find ways to save time or multitask throughout the day in order to stay on top of everything in our lives. Keeping in touch and coordinating plans with friends and family who have similarly busy…
  • Apr 10

    How are Personal Injury Settlements Reached?

    How are Personal Injury Settlements Reached?
    A majority of personal injury claims are resolved with a mutually agreed-upon settlement between the parties involved, rather than a courtroom verdict. However, when faced with the legal team employed by an insurance company or powerful…
  • Apr 7

    The Settlement Offer: What Do I Need to Understand?

    The Settlement Offer: What Do I Need to Understand?
    Anyone who suffers an injury in an accident caused by the negligence of someone else has the right to seek compensation for their damages through a lawsuit, though in practice the great majority of these cases are resolved with a…
Rank this Week: 2866

Petrillo & Goldberg Law Blog

Petrillo & Goldberg Law Blog

Covers New Jersey workers' compensation law.

http://www.petrilloandgoldberg.com/blog/
  • Apr 17

    A 4.4 million settlement between elevator worker and employer

    A 4.4 million settlement between elevator worker and employer
    An elevator mechanic suffered injuries when protective flooring slipped while he was moving an elevator door. He and his employer reached a settlement in the amount of $3.8 million, and waived a workers’ compensation lien of $602,000.…
  • Mar 31

    Worker’s compensation claim against hospital after patient attacks nurse

    Worker’s compensation claim against hospital after patient attacks nurse
    A nurse who worked at the Bergen Regional Medical Center hospital was attacked by a patient, and as a result, suffered physical injury and emotional distress. An arbitrator determined that Bergen Regional Medical Center is required to pay for…
  • Mar 17

    Timely filing of occupational disease claim

    Timely filing of occupational disease claim
    Usually, if you suffer an injury at work, you must file an occupational disease claim within two years of the date you discovered the disability and its relevance to your job. Otherwise, you will be barred from bringing such a claim. While an…
Rank this Week: 2113

New Jersey Insurance Coverage…

New Jersey Insurance Coverage Litigation

By Eugene Killian, Jr.

http://www.newjerseyinsurancecoveragelitigation.com
  • Apr 13

    Allocation of insurance coverage for mass tort

    Allocation of insurance coverage for mass tort
    I was lucky enough to be invited to speak at a CLE conference in New York last week on the subject of mass torts.  (Full disclosure:  I was on the wedding “B list.”  My good friend Jeff Pollock, a fantastic…
  • Mar 23

    Ambiguity in insurance policie

    Ambiguity in insurance policie
    It’s hard to believe that it’s been over four years since Superstorm Sandy hit New Jersey. Back then, figuring that discretion was the better part of valor, I gathered up my family and drove out to Pennsylvania to wait out the…
  • Feb 20

    Limitations periods and notice provisions in insurance policie

    Limitations periods and notice provisions in insurance policie
    When I was a kid in Maplewood, New Jersey, our next-door neighbor was a feisty Irish widow named Anne Byrne.  (She was related to our former Governor, Brendan Byrne, but I forget how.)  When I would do something stupid, which…
Rank this Week: 2816

Tax, Trust and Estate News

Tax, Trust and Estate News

Covers federal and state income taxes, and business taxes. By Scarinci Hollenbeck.

http://taxtrustestatenews.com/
  • Apr 11

    5 Things To Know About Filing For An Extension On Your Taxe

    5 Things To Know About Filing For An Extension On Your Taxe
    The filing deadline may have shifted from April 15 to 18 this year, but for some, that makes no difference - not everyone is ready to file on time. If you are among the folks who wish there were more days before the concrete deadline, you're…
  • Apr 11

    Last-Minute Tax Filing Tips For All You Procrastinator

    Last-Minute Tax Filing Tips For All You Procrastinator
    Tax day is nearly a month away - Remember: it's April 18 this year, a few days after the traditional date. While there's still plenty of time to get your taxes filed, you may start feeling the pressure if you don't take care of the tedious…
  • Apr 7

    Tax Scams You Should Avoid This Tax Season

    Tax Scams You Should Avoid This Tax Season
    It’s tax season again, and that means scrambling to pull together your documents and praying for that large refund. Unfortunately, it’s also a time of year when unscrupulous individuals come out of the woodwork looking to…
Rank this Week: 3895

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

New Jersey Injury Lawyers Blog

By The Rotolo Law Firm.

http://www.newjerseyinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 10

    What’s Behind the Increase in Dog Attacks on Mail Carriers?

    What’s Behind the Increase in Dog Attacks on Mail Carriers?
    As cliché as it may sound, dog attacks on mail carriers are a real issue and one that is growing. Each year the U.S. Postal Service releases statistics on the number of dog attacks against its carriers in connection with National Dog…
  • Mar 27

    States Grapple with Distracting Driving Epidemic – Are More Laws the Answer?

    States Grapple with Distracting Driving Epidemic – Are More Laws the Answer?
    Despite all the warnings about the dangers, drivers in the U.S. continue to operate cell phones while behind the wheel. In fact, according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA), about 660,000 drivers can be…
  • Mar 13

    What’s Stalling Installation of School Bus Safety Sensors?

    What’s Stalling Installation of School Bus Safety Sensors?
    Although a law requiring all new school buses in New Jersey to be equipped with sensors that would alert drivers if someone or something was passing in front of or behind their vehicles was signed more than a year ago, most school…
Rank this Week: 4872

Monmouth County Criminal Lawyer…

Monmouth County Criminal Lawyer Blog

By IMG Legal Group.

http://www.imglegalgroup.com/#!blog/cxyn
  • Apr 8

    Monmouth County NJ Personal Injury Lawyer

    Monmouth County NJ Personal Injury Lawyer
    The knowledgeable team of personal injury attorneys at IMG Legal Group have been working relentlessly to protect the best interests of our clients for many years. We make every possible effort to exceed the expectations of each person who…
  • Mar 26

    Monmouth County New Jersey Criminal Lawyer

    Monmouth County New Jersey Criminal Lawyer
    Monmouth County criminal defense lawyer Ian Goldman has defended a wide range of criminal cases including DUI, theft, assault, murder, domestic violence, kidnapping, drug possession, computer crimes, sex crimes, and others. Being arrested for…
  • Mar 25

    Monmouth County DUI | DWI attorney who will fight for you.

    Monmouth County DUI | DWI attorney who will fight for you.
    IMG Legal Group is a professional, aggressive criminal defense law firm with caring and understanding legal counsel, giving clients the peace of mind that their case is being handled by a lawyer who knows DWI defense in NJ.Ian Goldman defends…
Rank this Week: 1860

Internet on Trial

Internet on Trial

Discusses current legal topics in the media, sports, and entertainment industries. By Joseph A. Bahgat.

http://www.internetontrial.com/
  • Apr 7

    If You Think Copyright Trolling is Over You Aren’t Paying Attention

    If You Think Copyright Trolling is Over You Aren’t Paying Attention
    Malibu Media recently filed 42 new copyright troll cases in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey alone, and including New York, Pennsylvania, and Texas, Malibu Media has filed nearly 150 new copyright cases in 2017.…
  • Feb 21

    What is the “single publication rule,” and why should you care?

    What is the “single publication rule,” and why should you care?
      You’ve probably heard the term statute of limitations before, and you might even know what it is — the time limit for filing a lawsuit, which is established by a state legislature or Congress, and defines the…
  • Feb 6

    Can Hackers Access Your Data by Copying Your Fingerprints?

    Can Hackers Access Your Data by Copying Your Fingerprints?
    Unlocking your iPhone using biometrics (“fingerprint”) authentication is undoubtedly convenient, but have you considered the cost—the security tradeoffs you make in exchange for that added convenience? Although privacy…
Rank this Week: 3045