NJBIZ - Law http://www.njbiz.com/section/law Law Law en-us Copyright 2016 NJBIZ Sat, 13 Feb 2016 17:44:08 EST Sat, 13 Feb 2016 17:44:08 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160202/NJBIZ01/160209937&source=RSS Law firm Goldberg Segalla opens second N.J. office The law firm of Goldberg Segalla is expanding its New Jersey presence with the opening of a second office, in Newark, it announced Tuesday. Tue, 02 Feb 2016 12:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160202/NJBIZ01/160209937&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160201/NJBIZ01/302019990&source=RSS New leadership, new menu, new success Steck helping Saladworks emerge from bankruptcy with new identity, image Saladworks &#8212 the nation's largest fresh-to-order salad franchise &#8212 opened its first store in 1986 in Cherry Hill. Last February, the company filed for bankruptcy. Fri, 29 Jan 2016 14:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160201/NJBIZ01/302019990&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160129/NJBIZ01/160129706&source=RSS Horizon files false advertising claim against Holy Name, Valley over OMNIA criticism Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey has fired back against two of the most vocal critics of its new OMNIA Health Plans, seeking an injunction against what it claims is false and disparaging advertising by Holy Name Medical Center and The Valley Hospital. Fri, 29 Jan 2016 19:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160129/NJBIZ01/160129706&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160119/NJBIZ01/160119746&source=RSS Court backs Trump Entertainment in fight with union, meaning Icahn could take over Taj A federal appeals court has paved the way for billionaire investor Carl Icahn to take control of Atlantic City's ailing Trump Taj Mahal, siding with the casino's ownership group after its union challenged the operator's ability to complete its Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings. Tue, 19 Jan 2016 14:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160119/NJBIZ01/160119746&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160118/NJBIZ01/160119789&source=RSS Ascena Retail Group names general counsel Ascena Retail Group Inc. , parent of retail chains such as Ann Taylor, LOFT and Lane Bryant, announced Monday that it has named a new senior vice president and general counsel. Mon, 18 Jan 2016 10:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160118/NJBIZ01/160119789&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160114/NJBIZ01/160119863&source=RSS North Jersey casino bill set to go before committee Just days after Gov. Chris Christie helped to broker a deal between Senate President Steve Sweeney D-West Deptford and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto D-Secaucus on pending legislation that could lead to an expansion of casino gaming in northern New Jersey, the updated bill is now set to go before the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee. . . Thu, 14 Jan 2016 08:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160114/NJBIZ01/160119863&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160112/NJBIZ01/160119922&source=RSS Update N.J. Supreme Court backs Cooper in Camden EMS battle The state Supreme Court upheld a law by ruling in favor of the state of New Jersey, thereby allowing Cooper Health System to provide emergency medical services in the city of Camden. Tue, 12 Jan 2016 17:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160112/NJBIZ01/160119922&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160111/NJBIZ01/160119969&source=RSS North Jersey casino referendum deal brokered by Christie, Sweeney and Prieto Gov. Chris Christie has brokered a deal with Senate President Steve Sweeney D-West Deptford and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto D-Secaucus that will pave the way for both houses of the state Legislature to pass a bill in the next legislative session calling for a voter referendum on casino expansion. Mon, 11 Jan 2016 16:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160111/NJBIZ01/160119969&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160108/NJBIZ01/160109833&source=RSS Chiesa Shahinian Giantomasi names first full-time managing member For the first time in its 43-year history, Chiesa Shahinian Giantomasi PC will have a full-time managing member handling day-to-day operations and strategic planning, the West Orange-based law firm announced Friday. Fri, 08 Jan 2016 14:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160108/NJBIZ01/160109833&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160108/NJBIZ01/160109846&source=RSS Newark partnership's new chairman hopes to continue its momentum From bringing in new members to engaging a new mayor to launching a program to help foster young entrepreneurs, leaders with the Newark Regional Business Partnership feel they have taken a major step forward over the last two years. Fri, 08 Jan 2016 09:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160108/NJBIZ01/160109846&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160106/NJBIZ01/160109901&source=RSS Rutgers University's general counsel departs for New York law firm The interim senior vice president and general counsel of Rutgers University has joined a New York law firm, it announced Wednesday. Wed, 06 Jan 2016 16:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160106/NJBIZ01/160109901&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160104/NJBIZ01/160109991&source=RSS Law firm Connell Foley elects new managing partner Connell Foley announced longtime real estate and commercial transactions partner Philip McGovern has been elected the law firm's managing partner. Mon, 04 Jan 2016 12:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160104/NJBIZ01/160109991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160104/NJBIZ01/301049996&source=RSS Resolution 2016 Marketing to your millennials William Hagaman was standing on the boardwalk in Ocean Grove. Even though it was December, the warm air allowed the managing partner and CEO of WithumSmithBrown to be out on the beach wearing only a black suit, which was accented by a royal blue tie. Mon, 04 Jan 2016 11:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160104/NJBIZ01/301049996&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151229/NJBIZ01/151229827&source=RSS Update Court stay means Cooper may take over Camden ambulance services after all After new legislation that would have transferred ambulance services to new providers in Camden and Hamilton was deemed unconstitutional, a new court order may revert the reversal. Tue, 29 Dec 2015 16:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151229/NJBIZ01/151229827&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151224/NJBIZ01/151229872&source=RSS Judge denies halt in OMNIA rollout A New Jersey court denied an injunction in the rollout of a new Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey health plan. Thu, 24 Dec 2015 16:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151224/NJBIZ01/151229872&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151223/INDINSIGHTS/151229918&source=RSS Your year end review of legal issues In addition to paying attention to your year-end tax and financial planning, business owners should also take this time of year to review their legal documents and the types of legal issues that should be looked over at least annually. Wed, 23 Dec 2015 09:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151223/INDINSIGHTS/151229918&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151222/NJBIZ01/151229939&source=RSS Update Judge's order stops change in EMS providers in Camden, Hamilton A Superior Court judge halted a new law set to go into effect in January that would allow the takeover of emergency medical services by new providers in Camden and Hamilton. Tue, 22 Dec 2015 15:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151222/NJBIZ01/151229939&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151221/NJBIZ01/151229976&source=RSS Top tips from N.J. lawyers on the company holiday party Much like wrapped presents, holiday parties come in all shapes and sizes. Mon, 21 Dec 2015 13:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151221/NJBIZ01/151229976&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151215/NJBIZ01/151219867&source=RSS Christine Stearns earns expanded role with Gibbons P.C. Well-known health care insider Christine Stearns is the new administrative director of Gibbons P. C. 's Trenton office and director of the law firm's government affairs department. Tue, 15 Dec 2015 13:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151215/NJBIZ01/151219867&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151210/NJBIZ01/151219968&source=RSS Update 7 health systems sue to halt OMNIA advertising A new lawsuit has been filed against the state's largest insurer, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, by seven hospital systems in the state. Thu, 10 Dec 2015 16:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20151210/NJBIZ01/151219968&source=RSS