NJBIZ - Law http://www.njbiz.com/section/law Law Law en-us Copyright 2014 NJBIZ Sun, 28 Dec 2014 22:18:38 EST Sun, 28 Dec 2014 22:18:38 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/312229993&source=RSS The counselor Deutsch has helped lead the state's biggest firm on steady growth plan Depending on who is calling it, there are a couple of contenders for the biggest law firm in the state. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/312229993&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219715&source=RSS Gibbons attorney returns to political world A director of a notable Newark-based law firm was appointed general counsel of the Senate Democratic Majority Office. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219715&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219716&source=RSS Policy, media, legal groups among those getting Fund for N.J. grants The trustees of The Fund for New Jersey awarded 655,000 in grants to various nonprofit organizations at their quarterly board meeting for December 2014. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219716&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219719&source=RSS Ex-Genova Burns partner joins Parsippany firm The other name partner who recently departed the Newark law firm formerly known as Genova Burns Giantomasi Webster has also found a new home. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219719&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219734&source=RSS Law firm moves from West Orange to Roseland The law firm of Mandelbaum Salsburg has moved its headquarters from West Orange to Roseland, it announced Thursday. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219734&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219858&source=RSS Former Genova Burns name partner joins established firm Frank Giantomasi, whose departure from Newark-based Genova Burns Giantomasi Webster was announced in November, is joining an established law firm rather than creating his own. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219858&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219913&source=RSS Tough sledding The snow removal biz is more complicated and more contentious than most would realize Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219913&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141208/NJBIZ01/141209791&source=RSS Wolff Samson to extend, expand West Orange HQ Wolff Samson P. C. announced Monday that it has signed a new lease for its West Orange headquarters, and will take on additional office space. Mon, 08 Dec 2014 11:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141208/NJBIZ01/141209791&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141208/NJBIZ01/312059994&source=RSS Cyberbreaches Big problems for small businesses On a Wednesday night in mid-November, 3,000 Rutgers University freshmen, full of anticipation to register online for spring classes, took to the university's website to get the best of the school's first-come, first-served policy. Fri, 05 Dec 2014 14:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141208/NJBIZ01/312059994&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141205/NJBIZ01/141209907&source=RSS NJBIZ presents the 24 Lists of Christmas, Day 5 Top Law Firms You know it we know it NJBIZ's weekly lists are worth the cost of your subscription. To celebrate our upcoming year-ending Book of Lists, we're commemorating the season with our 24 Lists of Christmas. Each day through Dec. 24, we'll email you the top five leaders in a different category, giving you a sneak peek at what you may be missing. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 10:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141205/NJBIZ01/141209907&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141201/NJBIZ01/141209984&source=RSS International law firms' merger to take effect Jan. 10 The merger of international law firms Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP, which has an office in Morristown, and Locke Lord LLP will be effective Jan. 10, the two firms said Monday. Mon, 01 Dec 2014 12:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141201/NJBIZ01/141209984&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141120/NJBIZ01/141129975&source=RSS Sports betting proponents preparing for a long legal road ahead U. S. District Judge Michael Shipp heard nearly two hours of oral arguments last Thursday in what was the latest chapter of New Jersey's ongoing efforts to bring sports betting to the state. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141120/NJBIZ01/141129975&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141117/NJBIZ01/141119794&source=RSS 2 partners exiting Genova Burns Giantomasi Webster to create own firm Two name partners at Genova Burns Giantomasi Webster are leaving to create a new law firm. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141117/NJBIZ01/141119794&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141110/NJBIZ01/141119965&source=RSS Faulty hip implants to cost Mahwah company 1B-plus settlement A Mahwah-based medical device manufacturer will pay more than 1 billion over faulty hip implants, according to published reports. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141110/NJBIZ01/141119965&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141110/NJBIZ01/311109989&source=RSS Small firms increasingly becoming eager to be acquired Law firm acquisitions are often larger firms gobbling up smaller ones to add to the big firm's list of practices. That's not always the case. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141110/NJBIZ01/311109989&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141110/NJBIZ01/311109990&source=RSS Newark reestablishing itself as heart of legal industry in N.J. Law firms are on the rise again in Newark. It's a story not unlike that of its tallest skyscraper. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141110/NJBIZ01/311109990&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141110/NJBIZ01/311109991&source=RSS Getting schooled in courtroom setting is new goal Chris Keating dreaded outright fainting from nerves as he uttered the first words of his argument in front of U. S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor and two presiding U. S. Circuit Court judges. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141110/NJBIZ01/311109991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141110/NJBIZ01/311109992&source=RSS There's a new twist on MA activity in Jersey Law firms are now the subject of acquisitions There was a four-week span in the fall in which New Jersey saw law firm acquisitions at the rate of one each week. This followed two significant acquisitions earlier in the year. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141110/NJBIZ01/311109992&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141105/NJBIZ01/141109851&source=RSS Meadowlands Hospital shutting down multiple-employer health plan, for now TruPlan, the multiple-employer health plan launched in 2013 and sponsored by Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center in Secaucus, will wind down operations by year's end after failing to attract enough members beyond its core group of hospital employees to put it on a financially sustainable footing. Wed, 05 Nov 2014 14:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141105/NJBIZ01/141109851&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141027/NJBIZ01/310249991&source=RSS Time is money When it comes to patents, how quickly and often you file means everything Today, billions of dollars in sales may hinge on arriving at the patent office just an hour before your competitor. Just ask Richard Gearhart. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141027/NJBIZ01/310249991&source=RSS