NJBIZ - Law http://www.njbiz.com/section/law Law Law en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Sat, 21 Jan 2017 06:23:45 EST Sat, 21 Jan 2017 06:23:45 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170120/NJBIZ01/170119756&source=RSS Could COAH ruling aid distressed properties? When the New Jersey Supreme Court ruled towns must factor in the so-called &#8220gap years&#8221 from 1999 through 2015 when calculating their affordable housing obligations, some saw it as a major hindrance to communities and developers, many of whom will have to redo existing projects to meet the court mandate. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170120/NJBIZ01/170119756&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170119/NJBIZ01/170119760&source=RSS Industry, political figures react to COAH ruling Representatives from both the public and private sectors appear to be divided on the consequences of the affordable housing ruling made by the New Jersey Supreme Court on Wednesday. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170119/NJBIZ01/170119760&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170119/NJBIZ01/170119773&source=RSS Duane Morris names new managing partner in Newark Duane Morris LLP announced Wednesday it has appointed Gregory R. Haworth managing partner of its Newark office. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170119/NJBIZ01/170119773&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119795&source=RSS N.J. Supreme Court rules 'gap years' in affordable housing obligations count The New Jersey Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that towns must factor in the so-called &#8220gap years&#8221 from 1999 through 2015 when calculating their affordable housing obligations. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119795&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170113/NJBIZ01/170119893&source=RSS Medical examiner changes cause of death for former Cooper CEO Sheridan The state medical examiner has changed the cause of death for former CEO and President of Cooper University Health System John P. Sheridan Jr. , the state Office of the Attorney General announced Friday. Fri, 13 Jan 2017 13:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170113/NJBIZ01/170119893&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170112/NJBIZ01/170119927&source=RSS Scarinci Hollenbeck grows attorney roster by more than 13 percent The Lyndhurst-based law firm Scarinci Hollenbeck has added eight lawyers to its roster of more than 60 attorneys in recent weeks, it said. Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170112/NJBIZ01/170119927&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170112/NJBIZ01/170119940&source=RSS The Interview Issue Terry Lyons #8212 Putting family back into the law The waiting room of Lyons Associates in Somerville looks and feels more like an inviting foyer of a home decorated for the holidays. That is exactly how Theresa &#8220Terry&#8221 Lyons wants it. Thu, 12 Jan 2017 08:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170112/NJBIZ01/170119940&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170111/NJBIZ01/170119971&source=RSS The Interview Issue Scott Kobler #8212 The art of financing the deal Scott Kobler is a prominent health care lawyer at McCarter English in Newark who has been in the industry for more than 30 years. He is also on the boards of NJTV and the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, and has been with the Newark Alliance since its founding. Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170111/NJBIZ01/170119971&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170110/NJBIZ01/170109863&source=RSS DeCotiis law firm adds partner, changes name The law firm known as DeCotiis, FitzPatrick Cole LLP has added a new name partner and, as a result, changed its name, it announced Monday. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170110/NJBIZ01/170109863&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/NJBIZ01/170109855&source=RSS Update Barnabas, Hackensack Meridian execs to be deposed in OMNIA suit, judge rules Two of the state's largest health systems are now involved in a case brought on by some of their peers against the state's largest insurer, according to a court order Monday. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 20:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/NJBIZ01/170109855&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170106/NJBIZ01/170109904&source=RSS Mandelbaum Salsburg hires co-chair for two of its practice groups Roseland-based law firm Mandelbaum Salsburg P. C. announced Friday that Jeffrey M. Rosenthal has joined the firm as co-chair of both the Bankruptcy and Creditors Rights and the Banking and Financial Services practice groups. Fri, 06 Jan 2017 11:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170106/NJBIZ01/170109904&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170103/NJBIZ01/170109993&source=RSS Valley National names former Day Pitney lawyer as general counsel Valley National Bancorp announced Tuesday that it has named a new senior executive vice president and general counsel. Tue, 03 Jan 2017 13:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170103/NJBIZ01/170109993&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170103/NJBIZ01/301039995&source=RSS Terry Lyons Putting family back into the law The waiting room of Lyons Associates in Somerville looks and feels more like an inviting foyer of a home decorated for the holidays. That is exactly how Theresa &#8220Terry&#8221 Lyons wants it. Tue, 03 Jan 2017 10:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170103/NJBIZ01/301039995&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170103/NJBIZ01/301039996&source=RSS Scott Kobler The art of financing the deal Scott Kobler is a prominent health care lawyer at McCarter English in Newark who has been in the industry for more than 30 years. He is also on the boards of NJTV and the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, and has been with the Newark Alliance since its founding. Tue, 03 Jan 2017 10:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170103/NJBIZ01/301039996&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161230/NJBIZ01/161239999&source=RSS Jurisdictional ruling affects foreign firm with N.J. subsidiary, report says In a case that could be of interest to foreign companies with a physical presence in New Jersey, the state Appellate Division reportedly has ruled that an Indian pharmaceutical company cannot be sued in Superior Court despite having such a presence. Fri, 30 Dec 2016 11:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161230/NJBIZ01/161239999&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161219/NJBIZ01/161219835&source=RSS Chiesa Shahinian Giantomasi promotes six attorneys Chiesa Shahinian Giantomasi P. C. announced Monday it has promoted six attorneys, effective Jan. 1. Mon, 19 Dec 2016 10:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161219/NJBIZ01/161219835&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161213/NJBIZ01/161219958&source=RSS Paylock has created new way to pay parking tickets Unique self-release parking boot eases process for people and municipalities Brian Lauducci said the idea is a basic one to actually treat people like people. Tue, 13 Dec 2016 11:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161213/NJBIZ01/161219958&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161213/NJBIZ01/312139997&source=RSS The one thing that won't change No matter what happens with ACA, don't expect much disruption to MA's Despite the uncertain future posed by a change in administration when President-elect Donald Trump takes office, the acquisitions of physician groups are likely to continue. So says David Hyman, a health care attorney for Chiesa Shahinian Giantomasi. Tue, 13 Dec 2016 10:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161213/NJBIZ01/312139997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161213/NJBIZ01/161219975&source=RSS Democrats plan to override Christie on equal-pay bill Democrats in the state Senate will attempt next week to override Gov. Chris Christie&#8217s conditional veto of a bill that seeks to eliminate gender-based pay discrimination. Tue, 13 Dec 2016 08:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161213/NJBIZ01/161219975&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161212/NJBIZ01/161219981&source=RSS Spotlight on Tax Planning Four changes to the tax laws your business needs to know about Not all of what business owners can expect on their federal taxes this year are the usual suspects. And it's a mix of the possibly good and possibly bad, as one may suspect. Mon, 12 Dec 2016 14:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161212/NJBIZ01/161219981&source=RSS