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How Does a Clawback Provision Work in NJ?

December 6, 2021
How Does a Clawback Provision Work in NJ?

A clawback provision is a contractual agreement where an employee, under certain circumstances, may be required to return the money he or she has already received from the employer. Contracts seem simple in concept. People agree to do or not do certain things. For example, an employer hires an employee and agrees to pay for […]

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License Suspension for Unpaid Child Support in New Jersey

November 27, 2021
License Suspension for Child Support in New Jersey

Explore with our attorneys what child support license suspensions are and how New Jersey laws have been updated to lend a more just system. In New Jersey, the suspension of a driver’s license has long been used as a way to penalize parents who are delinquent in making required child support payments. While this technique […]

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Motor Vehicle Accidents are a Leading Cause of PTSD in New Jersey

November 19, 2021
Motor Vehicle Accidents Are Single Leading Cause of PTSD in New Jersey

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), among other personal injuries related to motor vehicle accidents, have increased in New Jersey. As pandemic-related restrictions and health guidelines have eased in New Jersey, the resulting effect, as of November 8th, 2021, has been a 15% increase in traffic fatalities due to bad COVID driving. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), […]

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Can a Bad Home Inspection Break a Real Estate Deal?

November 11, 2021
The Importance of the House Inspection Process When Home Buying - and What to Do If It Goes Badly

If a home inspection is not as expected, that does not necessarily mean that the entire purchase/sale process falls apart. The house buying process in New Jersey is an exciting (and possibly stressful) time. Once you have your eyes set on your dream home and you’ve made an offer based on what you’ve seen, you […]

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Updated DUI Law in New Jersey: Effect on Driving Privileges

November 3, 2021
DUI in New Jersey: Effect on Driving Privileges

How do Updates in NJ DWI Law Affect Your Driving Privileges if Convicted? Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs in New Jersey is not only dangerous, but it’s also risky in terms of legal consequences. Placing yourself, your passengers, other motorists, and pedestrians in harm’s way is not worth it – and it […]

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How Long is Attorney Review when Home Buying in NJ?

October 26, 2021
The Attorney Review Period when Home Buying

The Short but Essential Step of Attorney Review when Purchasing a Home Buying a home is a very exciting time. You’ve envisioned your dream home, you’ve scoured the market, and you’ve found ‘the one.’ With all of the hustle and bustle in finding the dream spot and making an offer, you can get overwhelmed about […]

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Social Security Disability Court Hearings in New Jersey

October 12, 2021
Preparing for a Disability Hearing in New Jersey

It is important to understand what happens at a social security disability hearing in NJ and what can be done to best support your case. If you have been severely injured and can no longer work as you could before, you may be entitled to Social Security Disability benefits in New Jersey. To qualify, you […]

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My Neighbor is Dumping Brush on My Property

October 5, 2021
My Neighbor is Dumping Brush on My Property

Do you know what your rights are if you have a neighbor who is using your yard to dump brush and lawn clippings? Some people do their own landscaping because they enjoy being outside and contributing to the beauty and value of their property, at little expense. Others hire landscaping companies and professional lawn care […]

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Playground Accidents and Injuries in New Jersey

September 28, 2021
Playground Accidents in New Jersey

Unfortunately, playground-related injuries are more common than is often expected in NJ For many children, playing on a playground is the highlight of their day. School recess often spent on a playground or family outings at the park playground are a healthy way for kids to spend time as they get exercise, build social skills, […]

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