Flemington Opportunity Zone Summit

Brent Carney participated as a panelist at the inaugural Borough of Flemington Opportunity Zone Summit held on July 11, 2019 and provided a regulatory update regarding the Department of Treasury and IRS draft second round qualified opportunity fund regulations. The...

Department of Community Affairs

On July 15, 2019, Brent Carney participated at a stakeholder meeting held by the Department of Community Affairs, Division of Local Government Services, regarding draft construction contract changed site condition regulations. The initial draft of the...

Qualified Opportunity Funds

Brent Carney participated as a speaker at the Department of Treasury and IRS public hearing on the second round draft regulations for qualified opportunity funds held at the New Carrollton Federal Building on July 9, 2019.   Brent’s testimony focused mainly...

Qualified Opportunity Funds

Brent Carney has submitted this public comment letter to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regarding the second round draft regulations pertaining to the use of Qualified Opportunity Funds in Qualified Opportunity Zones.  Mr. Carney will be attending the...

Environmental and Redevelopment Law

Joanne Vos will be presenting an update in Environmental and Redevelopment Law at the New Jersey Defense Association’s 53rd Annual Convention being held in Brewster, Massachusetts from June 27 – June 30, 2019.  For more information, click here.

Opportunity Zones

Included with the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, P.L. 115-97, 131 Stat. 2054, that amended the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 is the Investing In Opportunity Act (the “Act”).  It is codified at 26 U.S.C. 1400Z-1 (Section 1) through 1400Z-2 (Section 2).  The Act...

The Future of State Planning

Joseph Maraziti will be a speaker/panelist at the New Jersey Planning Conference on Friday, January 25, that will take place at the Hyatt Regency, New Brunswick, New Jersey, on The Future of State Planning.  The State Planning Act of 1985 resulted in adoption of New...

Rockaway Valley Regional Sewerage Authority

On October 31, 2018, Maraziti Falcon obtained a judgment in favor of the Rockaway Valley Regional Sewerage Authority, in Jersey City Municipal Utilities Auth., et al. v. Town of Dover, et al., Docket No. MRS-L-1313. The judgment affirms the responsibility of Jersey...

Maraziti Makes Introduction

Joseph J. Maraziti introduced John Palmieri, Deputy Mayor and Director of Economic and Housing Development for the City of Newark, at the annual CRE Holiday Luncheon on November 27 at Don Pepe's.  Deputy Mayor Palmieri, who has been charged by Mayor Ras Baraka to...