July 12th, 2018 | Written by Tara St. Angelo, Esq.
July 11th, 2018 | Written by Diana N. Fredericks, Esq.
Do not bring friends/family to the courtroom. You do not need to have a fan section, which can be distracting to you and others. Discuss the specifics with your lawyer before you go to court and balance a need for support with the recommendations of your counsel.
July 10th, 2018 | Written by Tara St. Angelo, Esq.
June 29th, 2018 | Written by Tara St. Angelo, Esq.
NJ Supreme Court Affirms That Only Complete Development Applications are Protected by “Time of Application” Rule
June 28th, 2018 | Written by Tara St. Angelo, Esq.
In Dunbar Homes, Inc. v. Zoning Bd. of Adj. of Franklin Twp., 2018 WL 3041000 (N.J. June 20, 2018), the NJ Supreme Court upheld the decision of the Appellate Division that incomplete development applications do not benefit from the “Time of Application” rule.
“Potentially Dangerous” or “Vicious” Dogs: Do You Know the Difference, and Are You Properly Licensed & Insured?
June 21st, 2018 | Written by Robert C. Ward, Esq.
June 14th, 2018 | Written by Robert C. Ward, Esq.
Many residents are not aware that in New Jersey there is a law that places liability on a dog owner. Specifically, if your dog bites a person on or in a public place, or if the bite occurs while the person is lawfully on or in a private place, you may be liable!
June 13th, 2018 | Written by Diana N. Fredericks, Esq.
June 12th, 2018 | Written by Richard P. Cushing, Esq.
Many municipalities in New Jersey, faced with either deteriorating downtowns, blighted properties, or affordable housing litigation threats from developers, are creatively using PILOTs (payments in lieu of taxes) to incentivize developers to develop plans that meet municipal goals. Such goals may include supplying affordable housing or clearing blight and underutilization of property, while also reducing the municipal tax burden for the newly developed projects.
May 4th, 2018 | Written by William J. Rudnik, Esq.
When getting divorced, or dealing with other family law issues, there are literally thousands of attorneys from which you can choose. There are roughly 75,000 active lawyers in New Jersey, and many of them advertise in yellow pages, on television, online, and even on billboards. But how can you decide which attorney is best-suited to handle your family law matter?