By: Rey O. Villanueva, Esq. and Michael D. Sinai, Esq. In Drysten v. Chiesa, an unpublished opinion decided on June 8, 2015, the Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Court held that an insurer was immune from liability for damages on account of an insured’s election of motor vehicle insurance coverage, because Plaintiffs had… [Read More]
Kenneth R. Rothschild, a founding partner of Golden, Rothschild, Spagnola, Lundell, Boylan, & Garubo, retired as of April 1, 2015, after forty-two years as an attorney. Mr. Rothschild will continue as Of Counsel for GRSLB&G. He is a 1967 graduate of Rutgers University and received his law degree from Seton Hall Law School in 1973. … [Read More]
On April 30, 2015, the New Jersey Supreme Court issued an unanimous decision in the matter of State v. Perini Corporation, et als., wherein it addressed the applicability of the ten-year statute of repose, N.J.S.A. 2A:14-1.1(a) as it relates to a multi-phase construction project. Specifically at issue before the Court was whether: (1) the statute… [Read More]
On May 7, 2015, GRSLB&G hosted its 24th Annual Golf Outing at Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club. The weather was perfect and the Golf Outing was a huge success. GRSLB&G would like to thank everyone for attending and would like to thank all of its clients for their continued loyalty, support, and friendship.
An Appellate Division panel consisting of Judges Sabatino, Guadagno, and Leone held that litigants cannot obviate the hearsay rule by “bootstrapping” a non-testifying expert’s statement to a testifying expert’s testimony. On March 25, 2015, the Appellate Division ruled in James v. Ruiz. (A-3543-13T2), that a litigant cannot ask an expert to recite another expert’s statement,… [Read More]