N.J.’s WARN Act rules were set to become nation’s strongest … until COVID forced...

Like most, it seems like a lifetime ago to employment law attorney Kathleen Connelly. It was pre-pandemic January … that's when New Jersey's leaders chose to give more of a bite to the legal obligations...

Pierre-Louis confirmed as first Black woman to serve on N.J. Supreme Court (UPDATED)

In a historically significant moment, Fabiana Pierre-Louis was unanimously confirmed by the state Senate on Thursday afternoon, becoming the first Black woman to serve as an associate justice on the New Jersey Supreme Court. Pierre-Louis,...

South Jersey chamber slams Murphy borrowing plan after Supreme Court hearing

The state Supreme Court heard oral arguments Wednesday in Republican leaders’ bid to stop Gov. Phil Murphy from borrowing $9.9 billion for the state budget. Republican lawmakers went to court after the Legislature passed the...

Resource for HR: Lawyer helps human resources pros navigate immigration issues arising from pandemic,...

Manuela Morais helps companies employ professionals who come from outside the U.S. And, during the global pandemic, there's a lot of help wanted. That's because there's one locale where corporate human resources departments are often...

Global law firm hires former DLA Piper attorney to start N.J. Transactions Practice

Squire Patton Boggs, a law firm with an office in Summit, has bolstered its Global Corporate Practice with the addition of a former co-managing partner of DLA Piper LLP’s Short Hills office, it announced...

Palatucci to join McCarter & English: ‘A chance to spread my wings’

Bill Palatucci is joining McCarter & English as a partner in the firm’s Business Litigation Practice. The move will be announced Wednesday. Palatucci, who is perhaps best known for his work with former Govs. Chris...

CBRE arranges 3 new law office deals in Livingston for Eastman Cos.

CBRE announced on Thursday it has arranged three new leases at two office properties in Livingston, both owned by Eastman Companies. The law practice of Antonelli Kantor will lease 5,200-square-feet at 354 Eisnehower Parkway and...

Law firm moves office from Hillsborough to Raritan

A regional law firm has signed a lease at Raritan Crossing in Raritan, according to real estate firm Larken Associates. Levinson Axelrod P.A. Attorneys at Law signed for 2,700 square feet at the retail center...

New law paves way for immigrants — regardless of status — to obtain professional...

In a move that puts New Jersey ahead of most of the country, Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation that will prohibit immigration status from preventing an applicant from getting a professional license, provided all...

Bressler law firm expands into Texas

Bressler, Amery & Ross, a law firm based in Florham Park, announced on Monday it has expanded into Houston and Dallas, Texas. The expansion is the result of Bressler's recent acquisition of Ballard & Littlefield,...

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