A federal appeals court has ruled that a New Jersey man who was falsely imprisoned cannot sue the federal agency that held him in Africa for several months. The court made this decision based upon the fact that the situation occurred overseas during a time of active terrorist investigations.
If you should find that your civil court legal dispute is one of the minority that does not settle before a judge or jury renders a decision, and for some reason that decision goes against you, you will be faced with a decision: "What next?" There are two basic choices that you can make.
Going through a divorce in New Jersey can be a grueling process. There are assets to split, custody agreements to arrange and finances to organize. All of this must be done on top of a whirlwind of emotions that are capable of easily spiraling off the charts when extra stressors come into play. Divorce is often one of the most stressful times in a person’s life. There are a few ways in which people are able to make divorce a little easier.
On Labor Day, the White House passed an executive order that mandates sick leave for employees of federal contractors. This order, however, has some features that are causing concern for employment lawyers, who are concerned about employment contract enforcement.