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New Jersey Supreme Court Holds that Multiple Documents Cannot be Used to Establish Compliance with the Notice Requirements of the Tort Claims Act

| July 29, 2021 | 0 Comments

By: Sean P. Dugan, Law ClerkEditor: Betsy G. Ramos, Esq. On June 13, 2017, Plaintiff H.C. Equities served the County

Appellate Division Finds Plaintiff’s Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Decedents’ Employer Failed To Meet Intentional Wrong Exception Of Workers’ Compensation Act

| July 23, 2021 | 0 Comments

Two employees, Oscar Portillo and Selvin Zelayal, were killed when a trench collapsed on top of them while installing a

Appellate Division Finds That Umbrella Insurance Policy Was Unambiguous In Its Exclusion Of Underinsured Motorist Coverage

| July 16, 2021 | 0 Comments

In 2014, Plaintiff Yvonne Zabala-Lugo was a passenger in a car driven by Jasmine Lugo when the vehicle struck a

Employer’s Statements That Employee Driver Failed To Follow Safety Protocols Found To Be Admissible Evidence In Motor Vehicle Accident Case

| July 9, 2021 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Ahmed Hassan was injured in a motor vehicle accident in which he was rear-ended by defendant Roland Williams who

Plaintiff Able to Obtain Full Recovery of Verdict Against Defendant Tortfeasor Found to be 60% Negligent in Auto Case

| July 2, 2021 | 0 Comments

The issue in the published Appellate Division decision in Carbajal v. Patel, 2021 N.J. LEXIS 73 (App. Div. June 2,

New Jersey Appellate Division Reverses Trial Court’s Dismissal with Prejudice of Lawsuit Due to Failure to Answer Interrogatories

| June 25, 2021 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Alexa Rivera, on her on behalf and on behalf of her minor children, filed a lawsuit due to injuries

New Jersey Supreme Court Adopts “Ongoing Storm” Rule with Limited Exceptions

| June 18, 2021 | 0 Comments

In a June 10, 2021 opinion written in Pareja v. Princeton International Properties, Inc., 2021 N.J. LEXIS 549 (2021), the

Appellate Division Issues Ruling Explaining Distinction Between Motions for Reconsideration of an Interlocutory Order Versus a Final Order

| June 11, 2021 | 0 Comments

In the published Appellate Division decision of Lawson v. Dewar, 2021 N.J. Super. LEXIS 69 (App. Div. May 27, 2021),

New Jersey Rescue Doctrine Does Not Apply To Rescue Of Pet Owned By Defendants

| June 4, 2021 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Ann Samolyk almost drowned when she tried to rescue a dog owned by defendants Ilona and Robert Destefinis that

New Jersey Appellate Division Upholds Dismissal Of Civil Complaint, Dismissed Four Years Earlier Due To Lack Of Prosecution

| May 28, 2021 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Maria Santiago was involved in a car crash in Paterson, New Jersey on June 27, 2013 with a car