• February 21, 2019

    Proposed Rule for New “Waters of the United States” Definition Published in Federal Register

    On February 14, the EPA and the Department of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers published the “Waters of the United States” proposed rule in the Federal Register.

  • February 19, 2019

    Take Notice: New Jersey Appellate Division Clarifies Land Use Notice Requirements

    As many property developers in New Jersey are aware, due to jurisdictional requirements, proper notice of a land use application hearing is a crucial part of obtaining development approval. 

  • February 8, 2019

    The Changing Landscape of Tenants by Entirety Law and How it Affects Your Collection and Bankruptcy Practice

    In Jimenez v. Jimenez, the New Jersey Appellate Division, interpreting on a 30 year old statute, effected a major change in tenancy by the entirety law by holding, for the first time, that New Jersey law prohibits the forced partition and sale of real property owned as tenants by the entirety to satisfy a judgment creditor of one spouse.

  • February 7, 2019

    Governor Murphy Signs New Jersey’s $15 Minimum Wage Increase Into Law

    Governor Murphy signed into law a bill that increases the minimum wage in New Jersey from the current $8.85 an hour to $15 an hour by 2024.

  • February 5, 2019

    New Jersey Cannabis Counsel: Early Cannabis Trends in 2019

    In the most recent post by New Jersey Cannabis Counsel, Alex Banzhaf highlights some of the most impactful news relevant to the potential legalization of cannabis in New Jersey.

  • January 16, 2019

    Trending Law Blog: Will Social Media Websites Become State Actors?

    In this most recent article by Trending Law Blog, Rob Nussbaum discusses how a forthcoming decision of the U.S. Supreme Court may determine whether privately owned social media companies can be deemed “state actors” for First Amendment purposes.

  • January 15, 2019

    Don’t Forget About the Seller: NJ Appellate Division Allows Claim for Failure to Conduct Due Diligence of Buyer to Move Forward

    In a recent decision by the New Jersey Appellate Division, the Court reinstated and allowed to proceed claims by the seller of a property against the broker based on alleged false statements about the buyer’s financial capabilities. 

  • January 4, 2019

    New Jersey Cannabis Counsel: Sen. Scutari Advocates for a New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Commission

    In the latest post by New Jersey Cannabis Counsel, Alex Banzhaf discusses Sen. Nick Scutari's position to create a cannabis regulatory commission.

  • December 12, 2018

    New Jersey Cannabis Counsel: NJ Awaits Closed Door Session to Determine Next Steps in Cannabis Legalization

    Alex Banzhaf discusses the closed door session that may determine whether or not the vote to legalize cannabis in New Jersey will take place in 2018.

  • November 29, 2018

    Cyber Insurance Update: Recent Developments in Coverage for Cyber Claims

    Cyber security threats continue to grow.  While courts have yet to see a flood of coverage litigation over the terms of cyber insurance policies, the past year has presented coverage disputes in two areas involving traditional lines of insurance.

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