On Monday, July 27, 2020, commercial litigation and land use partner Maria P. Vallejo will be speaking as part of an esteemed panel, tackling the various legal malpractice issues that have emerged during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Specifically, Maria will be discussing and providing practical advice on how attorneys can try to avoid potential ethical issues related to communications and interactions with clients, adversaries and the Court during the pandemic.
Chasan Lamparello Mallon & Cappuzzo, PC joins the chorus of voices speaking out against systemic racism, bias and violence. Although these systems have existed in this country for hundreds of years, the recent deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, as well as numerous others in the country’s history who have remained unnamed, unrecognized and who have been denied justice, have brought these destructive systems into focus. This firm stands against these heinous acts of bigotry, bias and brutality and is dedicated to diversity, inclusion and cultivating an anti-racist environment.
Ryan J. Gaffney was recently named to the 2020 “New Leaders of the Bar” list by the New Jersey Law Journal. Formerly known as “40 Under 40”, the list identifies a select group of distinguished young attorneys for their outstanding career achievements, and for their contribution to the legal community through their leadership in bar and other activities, lectures and publications. This honor follows Mr. Gaffney’s designations in 2019 and 2020 by New Jersey Monthly Magazine as one of the New Jersey Super Lawyers® - “Rising Stars” in the field of insurance coverage.
Robert A. Cappuzzo will be the moderator/speaker and Nicole R. Cassata will be a speaker at The Latest Developments in PIP Practice: An Important 2020 Update, a webcast presented by leaders in the field of insurance law to educate attorneys on new strategies, case law, and rules in PIP and no fault insurance law.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, many are wondering how it will continue to affect their daily lives. Whether referring to residential or commercial properties, Landlord-Tenant matters prove to be a major concern for many. In an effort to avoid evictions during this State of Emergency, the State has taken several measures to keep residents in their homes. This article is aimed at explaining how these measures will affect both landlords and tenants in the State of New Jersey.
On May 19, 2020, Cheyne Scott will host a webinar discussing pay equity in the workplace. Specifically, Cheyne will be discussing different types of workplace reward systems, job performance dynamics, the gender and racial pay gap, the organizational and legal consequences of pay inequity pursuant to the Equal Pay Act, and employer responsibilities and best practices.
Chasan Lamparello Mallon & Cappuzzo, PC is continuing to represent clients before the New Jersey Courts.
Pictured is Partner, Kenneth A. Porro, Esq conducting a virtual argument before the New Jersey Supreme Court, Tuesday, 4/28/20 in the matter of Christian Mission v. the City of Passaic, which involved a municipal tax appeal matter.
May 4-8, 2020 is Lawyer Well-Being Week. During that week, the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Lawyers Well-Being Committee and the Young Lawyers Division along with the New Jersey Lawyers Assistance Program are hosting a series of wellness webinars. Cheyne Scott will be leading guided meditations during the May 5, 6 and 8 sessions.
Filing a 2020 Municipal Property Tax Appeal May Be a Viable Option to Address the Impact of COVID-19 Upon Your New Jersey Real Estate’s ValueMar 30, 2020
There is little question that the Coronavirus pandemic will have an effect on the property value of New Jersey real estate. One viable option for effected property owners is to address these changes in value by filing a municipal property tax appeal.