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The statute of limitations for claims arising under the Law Against Discrimination is two years

Posted in *All Posts, Discrimination, Litigation, Statute of Limitations

The statutes of limitations compel the exercise of a right of action within a specific, reasonable period

Posted in *All Posts, Litigation, Statute of Limitations

The doctrine of substantial compliance

Posted in *All Posts, Litigation, Statute of Limitations

A career civil service employee is not required to file an administrative appeal to pursue a cause of action under the New Jersey Conscientious Employee Protection Act or the Law Against Discrimination for redress of a wrongful demotion

Posted in *All Posts, Discrimination

Not all activity in New Jersey by a foreign corporation constitutes “transacting business”

Posted in *All Posts, Corporate Law, Litigation, Standing

A non-physical form of domestic abuse is economic harassment

Posted in *All Posts, Coersion, Domestic-violence

The interpretation of contracts of insurance mandate broad reading of coverage provisions, narrow reading of exclusionary provisions, resolution of ambiguities in the insured’s favor, and construction consistent with the insured’s reasonable expectations

Posted in *All Posts, *Published case, Contracts, Insurance

Occupational diseases which arise out of and in the course of employment

Posted in *All Posts, Workers Compensation

The timely filing of the petition is a jurisdictional prerequisite that is never waived

Posted in *All Posts, Statute of Limitations, Workers Compensation

In workers’ compensation cases, the scope of appellate review is limited to whether the findings made could reasonably have been reached on sufficient credible evidence present in the record, considering the proofs as a whole, with due regard to the opportunity of the one who heard the witnesses to judge of their credibility

Posted in *All Posts, Appeal, Workers Compensation

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