• State v. Ferguson

    Publication Date: 2019-06-03
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: New Jersey Supreme Court
    Judge: Justice Albin
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Sarah C. Hunt, Deputy Attorney General (Gurbir S. Grewal, Attorney General, attorney; Sarah C. Hunt, of counsel and on the briefs)
    for defendant: Margaret McLane, Assistant Deputy Public Defender (Joseph E. Krakora, Public Defender, attorney; Margaret McLane and Kathryn A. Panaccione, Assistant Deputy Public Defender, of counsel and on the briefs); Michael J. Montanari (Del Sardo & Montanari, attorneys; Michael J. Montanari, of counsel and on the briefs, and Jayna B. Patel, on the briefs); Brian J. Neary (Law Offices of Brian J. Neary, attorneys; Brian J. Neary, of counsel, and Jane M. Personette, on the briefs)

    Case Number: A-8/9-18 (081423)

    Court Declined Territorial Jurisdiction for Distribution Resulting in Drug-Induced Death That Occurred Outside of New Jersey

  • State v. Ferguson

    Publication Date: 2019-05-20
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: New Jersey Supreme Court
    Judge: Justice Albin
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: (A-8/9-18) (081423)

    The parties cross-appealed from the appellate division's decision.

  • McClain v. Bd. of Review, Dept. of Labor

    Publication Date: 2019-05-13
    Practice Area: Administrative Law | Labor Law
    Industry: Education | Health Care
    Court: New Jersey Supreme Court
    Judge: Justice Albin
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Melissa Dutton Schaffer, Assistant Attorney General (Gurbir S. Grewal, Attorney General, attorney; Melissa Dutton Schaffer, of counsel, and Peter H. Jenkins, Deputy Attorney General, and Christopher Weber, Deputy Attorney General, on the briefs)
    for defendant: Alan W. Lesso (South Jersey Legal Services, Inc., attorneys; Alan W. Lesso, Kenneth M. Goldman and Cassandra Stabbert, on the briefs); Kenneth M. Goldman (South Jersey Legal Services, Inc., attorneys; Kenneth M. Goldman, Alan W. Lesso and Cassandra Stabbert, on the briefs)

    Case Number: A-52-17 (080397); A-65-17 (080198)

    Employee Entitled to Unemployment Insurance Where New Employer Withdraws Offer of New Job Scheduled to Start Seven Days After Old Job

  • McClain v. Bd. of Review, Dept. of Labor

    Publication Date: 2019-04-29
    Practice Area: Labor Law
    Industry:
    Court: New Jersey Supreme Court
    Judge: Justice Albin
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: (A-52-17) (080397)

    The court consolidated appeals from the appellate division ruling on applications for unemployment insurance benefits.

  • Piscitelli v. City of Garfield Zoning Bd. of Adjustment

    Publication Date: 2019-04-08
    Practice Area: Administrative Law | Land Use and Planning
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: New Jersey Supreme Court
    Judge: Justice Albin
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Anthony J. Sposaro (Anthony J. Sposaro, on the briefs)
    for defendant: Alyssa A. Cimino (Cimino Law, attorneys; Alyssa A. Cimino, on the brief); Charles H. Sarlo (Charles H. Sarlo, of counsel and on the briefs)

    Case Number: A-68-17 (079900)

    Employment Authority and Patient-Physician Relationships Posed Potential Disqualifying Conflict of Interest for Zoning Board's Review of Site Plan Application

  • Piscitelli v. City of Garfield Zoning Bd. of Adjustment

    Publication Date: 2019-03-27
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Land Use and Planning
    Industry:
    Court: New Jersey Supreme Court
    Judge: Justice Albin
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
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    Case Number: (A-68-17) (079900)

    Plaintiffs appealed from the appellate division's order affirming the trial court's decision to affirm the site plan and variance approval of defendant zoning board.

  • State v. Wint

    Publication Date: 2018-12-12
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: New Jersey Supreme Court
    Judge: Justice Albin
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: (A-28/29-17) (079660)

    Defendant appealed from the denial of his motion to suppress statements to police and from his conviction for manslaughter and related offenses.

  • State v. Kiriakakis

    Publication Date: 2018-11-19
    Practice Area: Criminal Appeals | Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: New Jersey Supreme Court
    Judge: Justice Albin
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Paul F. Darakjian (Lucianna & Lucianna, attorneys; Paul F. Darakjian, and Frank P. Lucianna, of counsel and on the briefs)
    for defendant: Elizabeth R. Rebein, Assistant Bergen County Prosecutor (Dennis Calo, Acting Bergen County Prosecutor, attorney; Elizabeth R. Rebein, of counsel and on the briefs)

    Case Number: A-51-17 (080100)

    Alleyne Did Not Preclude Trial Court From Using Aggravating/Mitigating Factors to Impose Discretionary Parole Ineligbility

  • State v. Kiriakakis

    Publication Date: 2018-11-05
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: New Jersey Supreme Court
    Judge: Justice Albin
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: (A-51-17) (080100)

    Defendant appealed from the decision of the appellate division that affirmed his sentence for second-degree conspiracy to distribute cocaine.

  • In re: Accutane Litig.

    Publication Date: 2018-10-15
    Practice Area: Products Liability
    Industry: Pharmaceuticals
    Court: New Jersey Supreme Court
    Judge: Justice Albin
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Paul W. Schmidt (Covington & Burling) and Edward J. Dauber (Greenberg Dauber Epstein & Tucker) (Gibbons, Dughi Hewit & Domalewski, and Covington & Burling, attorneys; Natalie H. Mantell, Russell L. Hewit, Paul W. Schmidt, and Michael X. Imbroscio, of counsel and on the briefs)
    for defendant: Bruce D. Greenberg and David R. Buchanan (Lite DePalma Greenberg, Seeger Weiss, Weitz & Luxenberg, and Beggs & Lane, attorneys; Bruce D. Greenberg, David R. Buchanan, Peter Samberg, and Mary Jane Bass, on the briefs)

    Case Number: A-26/27-17 (079933)

    New Jersey Had Greatest Interest in Application of Its Laws Following Consolidation of Multidistrict Litigation in New Jersey Courts