NJBIZ - Law http://www.njbiz.com/section/law Law Law en-us Copyright 2016 NJBIZ Wed, 25 May 2016 15:35:44 EST Wed, 25 May 2016 15:35:44 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160524/NJBIZ01/160529919&source=RSS Law firm renews lease at Hackensack's Court Plaza A longtime tenant at Court Plaza North has renewed its lease, office complex owner Alfred Sanzari Enterprises announced recently. Tue, 24 May 2016 09:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160524/NJBIZ01/160529919&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160524/NJBIZ01/160529922&source=RSS Assembly panel begins advancing Atlantic City 'compromise' legislation The Assembly Judiciary Committee voted Monday to advance legislation that is being hailed as a &#8220compromise&#8221 by some lawmakers on the future of Atlantic City and its finances. Tue, 24 May 2016 08:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160524/NJBIZ01/160529922&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/305239991&source=RSS Risk management applies to travel now Business travel spending in the U. S. is predicted to grow 3. 7 percent by the end of 2016, according to the Global Business Travel Association. Fri, 20 May 2016 12:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160523/NJBIZ01/305239991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160518/NJBIZ01/160519787&source=RSS IP and entertainment law firm joins Scarinci Hollenbeck Scarinci Hollenbeck announced Wednesday that the attorneys of Bienstock Michael LLC, a New Jersey and New York-based intellectual property and entertainment law firm, are joining the firm. Wed, 18 May 2016 11:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160518/NJBIZ01/160519787&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160518/INDINSIGHTS/160519806&source=RSS New Jersey A hot bed of food litigation Did you hear the one about the lady who is suing Starbucks because there was too much ice in her iced coffee? Unfortunately, this is not the set-up line for a great joke, but the subject of a pending lawsuit. Wed, 18 May 2016 07:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160518/INDINSIGHTS/160519806&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160516/NJBIZ01/160519942&source=RSS Two N.J. law firms announce merger Hackensack-based law firm Pashman Stein P. C. has merged with the Roseland-based Walder Hayden P. A. , the firm announced Monday. Wed, 11 May 2016 16:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160516/NJBIZ01/160519942&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160516/NJBIZ01/305169992&source=RSS Change in overtime threshold coming Business owners beware #8212 This may cost you big Go ahead and admit it Most business owners don't actually track the number of hours their exempt employees work, because they are not eligible for overtime. Fri, 13 May 2016 11:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160516/NJBIZ01/305169992&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160516/NJBIZ01/305169999&source=RSS And justice for all Board of New Jersey Institute for Social Justice is dedicated to serving the needs of urban residents Decisions that impact millions of people are more often made across a quiet dinner table for two than an expansive cherry wood conference table. Fri, 13 May 2016 10:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160516/NJBIZ01/305169999&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160513/NJBIZ01/160519883&source=RSS Final tally of hospital property-tax suits in N.J. 30 Thirty. That's the final count of municipalities that filed tax appeals against not-for-profit hospitals in the state by April 1, according to the New Jersey Hospital Association. Fri, 13 May 2016 11:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160513/NJBIZ01/160519883&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160511/NJBIZ01/160519956&source=RSS LeClairRyan adds 15 to Newark office LeClairRyan has added eight attorneys and seven professional staff to its Newark office, it announced Wednesday. Wed, 11 May 2016 10:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160511/NJBIZ01/160519956&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160509/NJBIZ01/160509823&source=RSS Connell Foley lawyers leave to start own firm A group of attorneys has left the Roseland firm of Connell Foley LLP to form its own firm, according to a recent announcement. Mon, 09 May 2016 09:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160509/NJBIZ01/160509823&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160509/NJBIZ01/305099991&source=RSS CYBER SECURITY Full-court press You work with outside firms to save money. Their lack of security could cost you big Judith Germano watched the trends shift in real time. Working as a prosecutor for the U. S. Attorney's Office in New Jersey, she saw the scope of cybercrimes grow over the last 15 years. Fri, 06 May 2016 11:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160509/NJBIZ01/305099991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160506/NJBIZ01/160509840&source=RSS Update St. Luke's drops out of hospitals' suit against Horizon over OMNIA One of the seven hospitals in the state suing Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey backed out of the lawsuit this week. Fri, 06 May 2016 14:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160506/NJBIZ01/160509840&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160506/NJBIZ01/160509870&source=RSS Uncertainty lingers over Atlantic City after vote on Prieto bill called off Atlantic City is still searching for answers regarding the future of its finances after Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto D-Secaucus was forced to pull a rescue bill from a scheduled voting session Thursday after it became clear that it lacked the votes needed to pass. Fri, 06 May 2016 08:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160506/NJBIZ01/160509870&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160504/NJBIZ01/160509926&source=RSS Stark Stark names new managing shareholder Stark Stark announced it has elected Michael G. Donahue, III, as managing shareholder of the Lawrenceville-based law firm, effective May 1. Wed, 04 May 2016 11:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160504/NJBIZ01/160509926&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160503/NJBIZ01/160509952&source=RSS Union alarm company buys another security firm Union-based security company Supreme Security Systems Inc. has acquired Homeguard Alarm Systems Inc. , the company announced recently. Tue, 03 May 2016 10:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160503/NJBIZ01/160509952&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160503/NJBIZ01/160509957&source=RSS Law firm renews lease in Hackensack Deutsch Atkins P. C. , an employment law firm practicing in New Jersey and New York, has renewed its lease at Court Plaza North in Hackensack, according to building owner Alfred Sanzari Enterprises. Tue, 03 May 2016 10:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160503/NJBIZ01/160509957&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160427/NJBIZ01/160429803&source=RSS More consolidation and employee shifts among top law firms expected As more of the state's top law firms commit to succession plans or consider merging with other firms, there has been in increase in shake-out and movement among partners and associates. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160427/NJBIZ01/160429803&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160425/NJBIZ01/160429873&source=RSS Chiesa Shahinian Giantomasi adds half-dozen lawyers from another firm The law firm of Chiesa Shahinian Giantomasi PC has added six attorneys from a rival firm, it announced Monday. Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160425/NJBIZ01/160429873&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160425/NJBIZ01/304259998&source=RSS Food and beverage in N.J. Serving up a great debate - Liquor license reform bill has plenty of supporters ... and plenty of opposition Mario Mangone has seen the benefit of serving alcohol at his Lawrenceville restaurant. Fri, 22 Apr 2016 09:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160425/NJBIZ01/304259998&source=RSS