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Appellate Division Approves Suit By Comp Carrier Against Third Party Tortfeasor Even Where Injured Worker Had A Verbal Threshold Policy

| December 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

Automobile insurance carriers should expect an uptick in workers compensation carrier subrogation claims for medical expenses and temporary disability benefits,

Step-down Provision in Auto Policy as to Spouse Upheld by Court

| December 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Lori-Anne Michel was injured while walking in a crosswalk when she was struck by a car being driven by

Appellate Division Reverses Order Denying Motion to Dismiss NJCRA Claims against New Jersey DEP Employees on the Basis of Qualified Immunity

| November 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

By:  Benjamin H. Zieman, Esq. Edited by: Betsy G. Ramos, Esq. In the recent precedential opinion of Radiation Data, Inc.

Fitness Club Liability Waiver Form Found to be Unenforceable

| November 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Kyung Pak was injured while participating in the fitness class at the defendant NJ Fitness Factory’s fitness center. She

Expert Testimony Needed for Questioning as to Airbag Deployment in Automobile Accident Case

| November 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

In a recently published Atlantic County Law Division case, Taing v. Braisted, 2017 N.J. Super. LEXIS 182 (Law Div. October

Modified Jury Charge Permitted Concerning How to Evaluate Motor Vehicle Damage without Photographs of Vehicles

| November 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

In a published Law Division decision, Abdurraheem v. Koch, 2018 N.J. Super. LEXIS 145 (Law Div. Mar. 19, 2018), the

Judge Charged Wrong Jury Charge for Social Guest Premises Liability Case

| October 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Staci Piech was attending a 40th birthday party hosted by the defendant John Layendecker for his son Glenn Layendecker

Should You Reject a New Jersey Arbitration Award and File a Demand for a Trial De Novo? What Are The Pros and Cons?

| October 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

In the New Jersey Superior Court, personal injury lawsuits are subject to mandatory arbitration pursuant to Rule 4:21A-1. These suits

Plaintiff Covered by Domestic Partner’s Verbal Threshold Selection in Insurance Policy

| October 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Robert Calderone (“Calderone”) claimed to have been injured as a result of an automobile accident with the defendant Michael

Attorney’s Fee Award Denied By Federal Court on Basis of Being Outrageously Excessive

| October 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Bernie Clemens was awarded $100,000 in punitive damages under the Pennsylvania Bad Faith Statute in a federal jury trial.