How does your apartment rate for habitability?
Apartment hunting in New Jersey can be lots of fun. Many people like to make a day of it, lining up several prospects in various locations and heading out with a loved one or best friend (as a second set of eyes and ears) to explore available ...read more
Are homeowners targets for premises liability suits in ice falls?
When it comes to clearing your sidewalk in the wintertime, could you be found liable in civil court for someone who slips and falls?Premises liability is a tricky topic, and homeowners need to know whether they could be held personally responsible for someone else’s accident on their ...read more
Undocumented workers and workers’ compensation
When it comes to New Jersey workers’ compensation, the laws that protect undocumented workers who are injured on the job can be muddled. In fact, every state has its own requirements for paying benefits to undocumented workers who are involved in a workplace injury accident. Although some ...read more
What should you worry about after a dog bite?
Most people immediately worry about rabies when they hear about a dog bite—but rabies in the United States is so well under control that dog bites rarely lead to rabies complications. These days, that’s a problem mostly reserved for wild animal bites. The specific danger you’re likely ...read more
Salvation Army premises liability roof collapse case under way
Attorneys in New Jersey’s neighbor Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, have begun courtroom proceedings to identify the responsible party in a fatal building collapse in 2013. The premises liability case relates to the collapse of an unsupported brick wall that fell and crushed employees and patrons at the Salvation Army ...read more