- PROBLEM GAMBLERS
The state attorney general makes it easier for them to place themselves on the casino self-exclusion list.
- NICHOLAS SACCO
An ethics panel dismisses a harassment complaint against the Hudson County senator, saying it was filed too late.
- SCHINDLER ELEVATOR & ESCALATOR CORP.
Finding verdict-sheet errors, an appeals court upends a $4.8 million award to a man who claimed injuries in an elevator accident.
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- DANIYAL ENTERPRISES
A settlement with the US Dept. of Labor requires the owner of 72 gas stations to reimburse 471 workers alleged not to have received overtime pay, to the tune of $3 million.
- JOHNSON & JOHNSON
A Los Angeles jury awards $8.3 million to a man allegedly injured by a defectively designed hip implant.
- RICK PROCTOR
Rahway’s mayor admits seeking a donation to defray a fine for town Democratic Committee campaign infractions, in violation of an ordinance.