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COVID-19 Spike Prompts NJ Governor to Issue New Restrictions for Indoor Bars/Restaurants, Indoor Organized Sports, and Gatherings

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The rising number of COVID-19 cases in New Jersey has prompted Governor Phil Murphy to issue two new Executive Orders aimed at tightening restrictions on businesses and activities, with a goal of slowing the spread of the...more

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COVID-19 Update for New Jersey and Pennsylvania

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In light of recent upward trends of COVID-19 cases nationwide, and with the holiday season quickly approaching, the State of New Jersey and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania recently announced new restrictions....more

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New Jersey Tightens Restrictions As COVID-19 Cases Increase

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For at least the eighth time in the past nine months, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the New Jersey Governor has signed an Executive Order that limits the number of individuals permitted to attend indoor or outdoor...more

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Can You Really Be Liable For a Product You Didn’t Make? In New Jersey, the Answer is Yes

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New Jersey has recently expanded liability for product distributors and manufacturers to products that the distributor/manufacturer did not make or sell. This alert discusses this new law and steps that distributors and...more

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New Jersey Executive Order Sets Health and Safety Standards for Employers

In response to businesses increasingly opening their doors to in-person employees and customers, the Governor of New Jersey has expanded the application of previously issued Executive Orders to address the anticipated new...more

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Minimum Wage and Marijuana on the Ballot

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Focus on the presidential contest aside, on Election Day, voters in several states approved measures that will impact employers. Namely, Florida employers are now looking at years of incremental increases to the minimum...more

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Now That The Election Is Over, Can We Fix Our Federal Courts?

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Our most important and most complicated legal disputes and many of our most serious criminal matters are decided in federal court. But federal district courts around the country are extremely shorthanded, suffering from a...more

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The Voters Have Spoken: When And How New Jersey Will Give Life To The Cannabis Market

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Horticultural, retail, biotech, pharma, and other companies located in the diverse cannabis industry have long anticipated and increasingly prepared for adult-use legalization in the State of New Jersey. Two formal moves have...more

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After NJ Voters OK Recreational Marijuana, Senate Moves To Expedite Conditional Licenses

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In the wake of a successful ballot initiative, New Jersey lawmakers moved quickly to start the process of creating a regulatory framework for recreational marijuana, including a bill that, if passed, would allow the expedited...more

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New Jersey Executive Order Limits Dining, Interstate Sports And Personal Care Services

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In response to a recent COVID-19 surge which included 3,877 new cases, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy issued an Executive Order that impacts food and beverage establishments, scholastic and youth sports and personal care...more

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New Jersey Employers Should Update Their Workplace COVID-19 Safety Protocols In Light of Recent Executive Order

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Under a recent Executive Order (the Order) signed by New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy, all New Jersey employers will now be required to implement health and safety protocols designed to protect workers from COVID-19. The...more

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Updated COVID-19 Health And Safety Requirements For Veterinarians In New Jersey

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On November 2, 2020, the Acting Director of the Division of Consumer Affairs in New Jersey issued DCA Administrative Order No. 2020-20, ordering, "Veterinarians are authorized to provide the full scope of veterinary...more

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Ninth Circuit Says “Eye Dew” to a Likelihood of Confusion Requirement for Counterfeiting Claim

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In 2014, Farmacy Beauty, a New Jersey limited liability company, began to develop a line of skin care products. In 2015, Farmacy began selling its EYE DEW eye cream product after being informed by a copywriter that EYE DEW...more

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New Jersey Common Interest Communities Subject To Workplace Protection Requirements Of Executive Order 192

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy’s Executive Order 192 (EO 192), which goes into effect on November 5, 2020, applies to all workplaces that require or permit employees to be physically present at a worksite in New Jersey,...more

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New Jersey Issues Executive Order 192 Requiring Enactment Of Various Workplace Safety Requirements

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On October 28, 2020, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy issued Executive Order Number 192, which mandates that every employer that “requires or permits its workforce, whether in part or as a whole, to be physically present at a...more

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New Jersey Requires COVID-19 Workplace Protocols Effective November 5, 2020

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Only four days after extending New Jersey’s public health emergency an additional 30 days, Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order 192 (EO 192), requiring businesses that operate during the continuing COVID-19 crisis to...more

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New Jersey On The Eve Of Enacting Anti-STOLI Legislation That May Have Little Practical Impact

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After several false starts, New Jersey is on the verge of passing legislation aimed at prohibiting stranger-originated life insurance (STOLI) that while broad in scope, may have little practical impact. The bill, A1263...more

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New Jersey Board of Public Utilities Announces Opening of Year 2 of the Community Solar Program

On October 2, 2020, the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (Board) announced the opening of the second year of the Community Solar Program (PY2) as well as various changes from Program Year 1 (PY1) of the program. The...more

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School Is Out And Employers Are In Need Of A Lesson: NJ Parent Accommodations When School Is Closed

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The State of New Jersey has not taken a one size fits all approach in return to school plans for the 2020-2021 school year. The New Jersey Department of Education (“NJDOE”) has received approximately 800 different plans for...more

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New Jersey Reinforces the Trial Judge’s Gatekeeper Function in Expert Admissibility

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In a recent decision, New Jersey Appellate Court applied the expert admissibility standard from the New Jersey Supreme Court’s landmark decision In re Accutane Litig., 234 N.J. 340 (2018) as a basis for reinstating two...more

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Biotechnology Company Settles False Claims Act Charges for $11.5 million

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Biotechnology Company Settles False Claims Act Charges for $11.5 million - The Acting U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York announced a settlement with Bio-Reference Laboratories, Inc. (“BRL”), a New...more

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An Important Early COVID-19 Business Interruption Coverage Win For Policyholders In New Jersey

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New Jersey courts have long blazed the trail to shape the landscape nationally on important insurance coverage issues. Many years ago, our Supreme Court found that insurers actually have to deliver on the coverage that they...more

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New Jersey Wage Theft Act Is Not Retroactive: I Am Not Surprised

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Last year, in August, the State of New Jersey enacted the Wage Theft Act (“WTA”) which strengthened the wage hour protections for employees across the State, including expanding the statute of limitations from two years to...more

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NJ Essential Employees Now Have a Presumption for Work-Related COVID-19

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The law is retroactive to March 9, 2020 and grants a presumption in the burden of proof to essential employees when claiming that contraction of the COVID-19 virus occurred at work. The COVID-19 law may lead to some confusion...more

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New Jersey Is Planning To Raise $390 Million In Fiscal Year 2021 through Tax Hikes On Millionaires

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New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy and State Democratic leaders announced yesterday a revised fiscal year 2021 budget that raises the State’s gross income tax rate on income for families now earning between $1 million and $5...more

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