Municipal Land Use Law

Christopher Miller's article, "Suggested Changes to Municipal Land Use Law in View of Public Health and Safety Concerns," was published in The New Jersey Law Journal on November 19, 2018.

The Investing in Opportunity Act

By: Brent Carney, Esq. 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 a provision known as the Investing In Opportunity Act (the “Act”). It is now codified at 26 U.S.C. 1400Z-1 (Section 1)...

Data Privacy and OPRA

By: Christine Placide, Esq. A recent unpublished Appellate Division opinion, involving emails exchanged on a government computer network, provides further clarity regarding data privacy and the Open Public Records Act (“OPRA”), N.J.S.A. 47:1a-1. The case Jeff Carter...

Sea Level Rise

S047631Joseph J. Maraziti, Jr. called for the creation of a state-level regional entity in an op-ed he authored regarding Sea Level Rise, which appeared in The Star Ledger on August 20, 2017.  Click here to read it.

NL Industries, Inc. vs. State of New Jersey

NL Industries, Inc. vs. State of New Jersey By: Joanne Vos, Esq. and Nathan Orr In a case of first impression, a March 2017 New Jersey Supreme Court opinion held that the State cannot be held liable in a suit for contribution under the New Jersey Spill Compensation...