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Not Guilty Verdict

Mitchell Ansell, Chairman of the Criminal Defense Department, recently tried a first degree robbery, second degree aggravated assault and second degree burglary Jury trial in Monmouth County Superior Court before Judge Joseph Oxley.  The case was tried during the week of August the 29th 2013 and our client was facing well over 20 years in […]

The First Amendment’s Impact on New Jersey’s Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights

            There are instances where an individual’s First Amendment Right to Free Speech may run into conflict with New Jersey’s Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights (“ABR”).  The ABR makes incidents of harassment, bullying and/or intimidation unlawful in certain settings and requires school districts to prevent and punish such incidents.  The question […]

Shapiro Prevails Before New Jersey Supreme Court

Lawrence H. Shapiro, Esq., a Member of Ansell Grimm & Aaron, P.C., representing the Borough of Harvey Cedars achieved a landmark victory before the New Jersey Supreme Court in the case, Borough of Harvey Cedars v. Karan.  By a 5-0 margin, the State’s highest Court overturned rulings by the Superior Court and Appellate Division in […]

Fending Off the Appointment of a Receiver

Joshua S. Bauchner, Esq. recently published an article in the July 1, 2013 edition of the New Jersey Law Journal entitled “Fending off the Appointment of a Receiver.”  In today’s stressful economic climate, commercial property owners often are the victims of their tenant’s problems.  While a national tenant may file for bankruptcy with the expectation of […]

Hot Topics in Municipal Law

Michael A. Pane, Esq. will be speaking on the topic of Affordable Housing and the Status of COAH at the Hot Topics in Municipal Law Seminar held on Tuesday, June 18th at 9am.  The seminar is being held at the New Jersey Law Center, One Constitution Square, New Brunswick, NJ.  For more information, please click here.

Tips to Move Along Your Mortgage Modification

Jessica T. Zolotorofe wrote an article which appears in the May/June 2013 edition of the Monmouth County Woman.  In this article, Jessica provides tips to help individuals who may need to modify their existing mortgage due to loss of employment, increase in expenses, an illness, or other hardship.  To read the article in its entirety, please click […]

AGA Sues National Law Firm Alleging It Violated Former Client’s Rights

Law360, New York (February 19, 2013, 2:37 PM ET) — A former Ramius Securities LLC manager sued Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in New York state court on Friday, alleging the law firm disclosed privileged attorney-client communications to make him the fall guy in a Financial Industry Regulatory Authority investigation of the broker-dealer…. Please click here to […]

Eminent Domain Seminar

Lawrence H. Shapiro, Esq., lead counsel for the Borough of Harvey Cedars in the matter of Harvey Cedars v. Karan currently pending before the New Jersey Supreme Court, will be a featured panelist at the National Business Institute (NBI) seminar “Eminent Domain from Start to Finish”.  The seminar will be on June 3, 2013 and […]