Podvey Meanor, P.C.

The Legal Center, One Riverfront Plaza
Newark, NJ 07102, United States
Phone: 973-623-1000
Areas of Practice
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Appellate Practice
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Organizations
  • Business Torts
  • Civil Rights
  • Class Action
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Constitutional Law
  • Construction Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Debtor/Creditor
  • Environmental Law
  • Family Law
  • Finance & Banking
  • Government
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Real Estate
  • Securities Law
  • Taxation
  • Toxic Torts
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning
  • Zoning, Planning & Land Use
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Other U.S. Locations
  • New Jersey
  • New York
Number of Attorneys
11-24 Attorneys

Bankruptcy Claims Trading - Opportunities and Hazards

This article regarding bankruptcy claims trading by Robert Scheinbaum of Podvey Meanor, P.C. first appeared in the July 14, 2011 edition of DailyDAC - Deal Acquistion Central newsletter…more
 /  Bankruptcy

Title VII Circuit Review: When "Other Actions" of Employers Become Materially Adverse

This is a reprint of an article appearing in the Spring 2011 ABA Employment & Labor Relations Law Newsletter. The article reviews recent Title VII Circuit Court of Appeals decisions regarding what "other actions," aside from…more
 /  Labor & Employment Law

Employers Must Prepare For The Americans With Disabilities Act Amended Regulations

This brief summary provides an overview of two of the notable amendments to the ADA's regulations, which are the modification and expansion of the terms "disability" and "major life activity."…more
 /  Labor & Employment Law

Amendments to the New Jersey Local Patent Rules: Leveling the Playing Field

This article provides a synopsis of the key amendments to the New Jersey Local Patent Rules, effective March 18, 2011…more
 /  Intellectual Property

The Eastern District of New York Rules Employees' Putative Class Action Claims for Unpaid Overtime Wages Under RICO are Preempted by the FLSA

A summary of the portion of a recent federal court decision in New York dismissing a putative class action claim for unpaid overtime wages under RICO because the claims were duplicative of the FLSA claims…more
 /  Labor & Employment Law

The United States Supreme Court Rules that the FLSA Protects an Employee from Retaliation for Making an Oral Complaint

A brief summary of the United States Supreme Court's recent expansion of the anti-retaliation provision of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (FLSA) including the practical implications for employers…more
 /  Labor & Employment Law

Meow! The United States Supreme Court Recognizes the "Cat's Paw" Theory of Liability Under the USERRA

A discussion and analysis of the U.S. Supreme Court's recent decision holding that where the ultimate decision maker's termination decision is caused by the anti-military animus of other supervisors, the employer may be held…more
 /  Labor & Employment Law

Title VII's Anti-Retaliation Provision Prohibits An Employer From Punishing One Employee For The Actions Of Another

An article summarizing the United States Supreme Court's recent interpretation of Title VII's anti-retaliation provision…more
 /  Labor & Employment Law

Department of Health and Human Services Offers Proposed Final Rule Regarding Accounting for Disclosures of Personal Health Information, as Reports of Major Data Breaches Mount

This article provides a summary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services proposed final rule regarding privacy and security of personal health information and the substantial fines recently levied against companies…more
 /  Administrative Law, Civil Remedies, Health, Privacy, Science, Computers, & Technology

Home Improvement Disputes Under the Consumer Fraud Act - Background, Recent Case Law, and Practice Pointers

This article reviews recent New Jersey case law interpreting the Consumer Fraud Act's application to residential home improvements and new home construction and provides helpful practice tips to prosecute or defend claims…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Construction Law, Consumer Protection
R. Howard & Company v. 395 Bloomfield Avenue Corp.

Order and Decision Barring Class Certification in a TCPA case

This is a lengthy trial court decision barring class certification under the federal Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) statute. In the decision, the court summarizes the case law from accross the United States on class…more
 /  Business Torts, Consumer Protection

The Impact of Gross: Is It Too Much to Stomach?

This article is a reprint of a Spring 2010 article discussing the Circuit Court of Appeals' treatment of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Gross v. FBL Financial Services, which held that the Age Discrimination in Employment…more
 /  Labor & Employment Law

Burlington Northern v. White: Just When Is an Employee Engaging in a Protected Activity?

This article is a reprint of a Winter 2009 article discusses the Circuit Court of Appeals' treatment of Title VII retaliation claims subsequent to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Burlington Northern v. White. Published…more
 /  Labor & Employment Law
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