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Business Cases to Watch on U.S. Supreme Cou...

Sep 27, 2016No Comments871 Views

September also means the end of summer break for the U.S. Supreme Court. When the justices return to the bench for the October 2016 Term,

Securities and Exchange Commission Seeks to Facilitate Intrastate and Regional Securities Offerings

New Rules To Facilitate Intrastate and Regi...

Dec 08, 2015No Comments1064 Views

Securities and Exchange Commission Seeks to Facilitate Intrastate and Regional Securities Offerings When the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced its finalized crowdfunding regulations in

Pre-Employment Credit Checks Are Now Prohibited in NYC

Pre-Employment Credit Checks Are Now Prohib...

Jul 07, 2015No Comments2132 Views

New York City recently joined the growing list of jurisdictions that prohibit employers from conducting pre-employment credit checks. On April 16, 2015, the NYC City

The goal of the “permit shield” established under the Clean Water Act (CWA) is to allow permit holders to conduct their operations without concern that an unanticipated discharge might result in significant environmental liability.

Is the CWA’s Permit Shield Losing Its Pow...

Jun 04, 2015No Comments1437 Views

The goal of the “permit shield” established under the Clean Water Act (CWA) is to allow permit holders to conduct their operations without concern that

What Does the Executive Order Regarding Immigration Mean for Your Business?

Executive Order Regarding Immigration And W...

Jan 07, 2015No Comments1288 Views

What Does the Executive Order Regarding Immigration Mean for Your Business? Amidst the political debate surrounding President Barack Obama’s executive order regarding immigration, many have overlooked

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New Jersey Businesses Had A Good Year in 20...

Dec 31, 20141 Comment2932 Views

For many New Jersey businesses, 2014 was a good year. More importantly, many New Jersey busineses expect their success to continue into the New Year.

TD-Bank

TD Bank Trade Secret Suit Highlights Data T...

Dec 04, 2014No Comments1910 Views

How will TD Bank recover from this trade secret lawsuit? Employees often pose the greatest threat to a company’s proprietary information. In fact, a Symantec

Business Litigation Costs

Could New Discovery Rules Help Reduce Busin...

Nov 25, 2014No Comments1003 Views

Discovery is one of the most expensive and burdensome phases of any business litigation. To help reign in the process, the Judicial Conference of the

Start-A-Business

Is It a Good Time to Start a Business?

Nov 06, 2014No Comments1012 Views

Starting a new business always comes with some degree of risk, but what about launching a venture on the heels of a recession? According to

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Is the President Liable for Trademark Infri...

Oct 27, 2014No Comments1521 Views

A Kentucky company recently filed a lawsuit alleging that the Obama Administration is liable for trademark infringement. The dispute centers on the Department of Treasury’s