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When Defense Decides Not to Call its Medical Expert to Testify at Trial, Plaintiff Not Permitted to Tell Jury That Doctor Had Been Retained by Defense but Not Called to Testify

| February 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Peter Slomkowski had been involved in a rear end motor vehicle accident involving an underinsured motorist and sued New

Residential Property Owner Found Not Liable for Plaintiff’s Injury Caused by Raised Public Sidewalk Slab Abutting Owner’s Home

| February 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Carla Israel was walking on the sidewalk bordering the rear of the defendant’s home located in East Brunswick, New

Owner of Commercial Property Does Not Owe Its Tenant’s Invitee Duty to Clear Snow and Ice from Property’s Driveway While Property in Sole Possession and Control of Tenant

| January 31, 2020 | 0 Comments

In the published New Jersey Supreme Court decision of Shields v. Ramslee Motors, 2020 N.J. LEXIS 17 (2020), the Court

Owner Of Motor Vehicle Not Liable For Accident When Driver Not Acting As Her Agent

| January 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Giuseppe Scaturro was driving a motor vehicle with plaintiff Nelys Hernandez as a passenger when her vehicle was rear

Owner Of Vacant Two-Family Home Found Not To Be Liable For Injury On Abutting Defective Sidewalk

| January 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

The plaintiff, Nivia Cardenas, fell and injured herself on a defective sidewalk in front of a vacant home owned by

Premises Liability Case Dismissed Against Supermarket Due To Plaintiff’s Failure To Prove Constructive Notice of Spill

| January 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

The plaintiff Beverly Jackson slipped and fell on a quarter size dollop of shampoo from a bottle that had just

Store Found Not Liable For Slip And Fall Due To Melting Snow From Cart In Aisle

| January 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Johanna Cortes fell while she and her husband were shopping at BJ’s Wholesale Club.  She allegedly slipped and fell

Court Rules that Treating Physicians May Testify as to Whether their Bills were Fair and Reasonable

| December 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Maria Napolitano was in a motor vehicle accident when the vehicle in which she was a passenger was struck

Landlord Found Not Liable for Tenant’s Injury on Stairs Due to Known Crack in Stair Tread

| December 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Mary Giraldi leased a single family home from defendants Michael and Susan Cervini. After living there for four years,

Court Rules That Plaintiff Unable To Seek PIP Coverage For Unpaid Medical Expenses Under Policies Issued By Insurance Companies To Tortfeasor’s Resident Relatives

| December 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Plaintiff Raymond Nesby was injured in an automobile accident when his car was struck from behind by the vehicle driven