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A party seeking to vacate an arbitration award bears a heavy burden in light of the strong judicial presumption in favor of the award

An individual may be involuntarily civilly committed following service of a sentence, or other criminal disposition, when that individual suffers from a mental abnormality or personality disorder that makes the person likely to engage in acts of sexual violence if not confined in a secure facility for control, care and treatment

Expert testimony is not required in abuse and neglect cases when an adequate presentation of actual harm or imminent danger can be made without the use of experts

The legislative policy for expeditious disposition of claims for industrial accidents would be thwarted if a claim could be suspended for twenty years because of the infancy of a dependent in a death case

Where the Division of Child Protection and Permanency’s investigation has “substantiated” child abuse or neglect, the regulations allow for a hearing

Absent arbitrary, unreasonable or capricious action, the agency’s determination must be affirmed

Appellate courts review only the judgment or orders designated in the notice of appeal

The showing of a meritorious defense is a traditional element necessary for setting aside both a default and a default judgment

Where a defendant does not challenge the execution, recording, and nonpayment of a mortgage, a prima facie right to foreclose is established

Standing is not a jurisdictional issue in our State court system