NJBIZ - Law http://www.njbiz.com/section/law Law Law en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Sat, 21 Jul 2018 18:47:51 EST Sat, 21 Jul 2018 18:47:51 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719801&source=RSS Archer welcomes partner in public finance, government affairs Timothy Cunningham has joined Archer amp Greiner PC as partner in the firmrsquos public finance and governmental affairs groups. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 12:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719801&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719808&source=RSS Jersey City decriminalizes cannabis Starting today, Jersey City will be the first municipality in the state to decriminalize marijuana. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 08:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719808&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180717/NJBIZ01/180719841&source=RSS McCarter English creates pro bono fellowship to aid Newark residents Newark law firm McCarter English plans to create a pro bono fellowship to help Newark tenants facing eviction. Tue, 17 Jul 2018 13:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180717/NJBIZ01/180719841&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180713/NJBIZ01/180719912&source=RSS Former ABA president named senior partner, chief diversity officer at Locke Lord Princeton law firm Locke Lord named Paulette Brown senior partner and chief diversity and inclusion officer Thursday. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 11:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180713/NJBIZ01/180719912&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180712/NJBIZ01/180719933&source=RSS James Mulvaney, MDMC co-founder, dies at 71 James Mulvaney, co-founder of McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney Carpenter LLP, has died. He was 71. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 14:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180712/NJBIZ01/180719933&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180710/NJBIZ01/180719991&source=RSS KL Gates' Newark office adds four attorneys Three lawyers formerly of LeClairRyan and one formerly of Wyndham Worldwide Corp. have joined KL Gates as the firm expands its resort, hospitality and leisure and restructuring and insolvency practices. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180710/NJBIZ01/180719991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709852&source=RSS Grewal seeks fast-food company records on no-poach pacts New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal and 10 attorneys general from other states have called on eight fast-food franchisors to provide information on their use of no-poach agreements restricting workers' ability to seek a job with another franchise. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 14:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709852&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709859&source=RSS Former assistant US attorney joins CSG Former Assistant U. S. Attorney Danielle Corcione has joined Chiesa Shahinian Giantomasi PC as a member of its white-collar defense group. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 12:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709859&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709861&source=RSS Weber Gallagher elects first NJ-based chair Philadelphia-based law firm Weber Gallagher Simpson Stapleton Fires Newby LLP elected Bedminster-based Andrew Indeck as chairman of the firm Monday, making him the first chair based outside of Philadelphia in its 27-year history. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 11:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709861&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709888&source=RSS Budget now in tow, here cometh taxman Newly instituted combined reporting requirements for corporations and new taxes on C-corporations and individuals earnings more than 5 million are matters in New Jersey&#8217s fiscal 2019 budget that beg close heed, tax attorneys caution. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709888&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180703/NJBIZ01/180709942&source=RSS Wilentz, Goldman Spitzer brings on shareholder Family law attorney Angela Scafuri has joined Woodbridge-based Wilentz, Goldman Spitzer shareholder. Tue, 03 Jul 2018 14:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180703/NJBIZ01/180709942&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180702/NJBIZ01/180709975&source=RSS NJ retailers hope for boost from online tax ruling Small-business owner Lisa Johnson hopes the U. S. Supreme Court decision allowing states to compel online retailers to charge sales tax, even when sellers have no physical presence in the state, will motivate shoppers to return to locations like hers. Tue, 03 Jul 2018 08:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180702/NJBIZ01/180709975&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180625/NJBIZ01/180629899&source=RSS Vanguard Series Leaders in Law Listed alphabetically Mon, 25 Jun 2018 09:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180625/NJBIZ01/180629899&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180625/NJBIZ01/180629900&source=RSS Vanguard Series Leaders in Law Our second installment of the Vanguard Series centers around the law, specifically local attorneys who stood out for their roles in important sometimes landmark cases or were instrumental in giving back to their profession by providing opportunities for other lawyers to get to the next level in their careers. Mon, 25 Jun 2018 08:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180625/NJBIZ01/180629900&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180625/NJBIZ01/180629914&source=RSS Cannabis reform can require employer response With 100 patients joining the medical marijuana program daily, and legal recreational use possible in the near future, many say employers should review their drug policies to ensure they aren't boxing out candidates or setting themselves up as litigation targets. Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180625/NJBIZ01/180629914&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180622/NJBIZ01/180629936&source=RSS NJ lawyer first non-European to head international law group Netherlands-based international law group The Parlex Group elected Westfield-based attorney Robert Anderson president Friday. Fri, 22 Jun 2018 13:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180622/NJBIZ01/180629936&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180622/NJBIZ01/180629951&source=RSS Mako joins Giordano, Halleran Ciesla as shareholder Mark Mako joined Giordano, Halleran Ciesla PC as a shareholder on Thursday. Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180622/NJBIZ01/180629951&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180621/NJBIZ01/180629956&source=RSS NJ merchants 'beyond pleased' with Supreme Court's retail sales tax ruling States can impose sales tax on online purchases, even on retailers without a brick-and-mortar presence in the state, the Supreme Court decided Thursday. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180621/NJBIZ01/180629956&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180621/NJBIZ01/180629974&source=RSS App gives guidance after sexual harassment incidents Say you're on a work trip, and off the clock, your boss makes an unwanted and unwarranted sexual advance toward you. Or say you're an executive who's accused of something wrongly. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180621/NJBIZ01/180629974&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180620/NJBIZ01/180629981&source=RSS Pashman Stein adds partner Andrew Bayer, formerly chair of GluckWalrath&#8217s municipal and litigation groups in Trenton, has joined Red Bank-based Pashman Stein Walden Hayden as partner. Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180620/NJBIZ01/180629981&source=RSS