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New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act

  • Day Pitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
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  • September 13 2013

In a business-friendly decision, Perez v. Professionally Green, LLC, 214 N.J. ___ (2013), a unanimous New Jersey Supreme Court held yesterday that a

10 tips for outsourcing document reviews to offshore vendors

  • Day Pitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 3 2010

Legal departments are increasingly using contract attorneys to conduct document reviews during discovery

Rochalski v. Sklodowski

  • Day Pitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 11 2012

In Rochalski v. Sklodowski, Case No. 10-P-1750, 2012 Mass. App. Unpub. LEXIS 12 (Jan. 6, 2012), a decision issued pursuant to Rule 1:28, the Appeals Court affirmed the probate court's judgment voiding certain transactions on grounds of lack of capacity and undue influence

New Year's resolution -- make sure your estate plan reflects your wishes

  • Day Pitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 17 2013

With the start of a new year and the enactment of a new federal law that will affect estate planning in a variety of ways, now is the time to review

Berkowitz v. Berkowitz

  • Day Pitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 23 2012

In Berkowitz v. Berkowitz, Civil Action No. 11-10483-DJC, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 31487 (D. Mass. March 9, 2012), the U.S. District Court denied a motion to dismiss a complaint alleging breach of an oral trust

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's an attorney-client waiver opinion!

  • Day Pitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 1 2012

Privileged documents produced in response to a grand-jury subpoena cannot be withheld in subsequent civil litigation (even litigation about Superman), according to this opinion from the Ninth Circuit

"It vexes me. I'm terribly vexed."

  • Day Pitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 4 2012

The Hyde Amendment gives criminal defendants the chance to win attorney's fees and costs when "the court finds that the position of the United States was vexatious, frivolous, or in bad faith."

Immediate appeal is permitted to challenge a trial court’s authority to vacate a previous judgment

  • Day Pitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 11 2007

The Supreme Court of Connecticut recently found another exception to the final judgment rule under the second prong of State v. Curcio, 191 Conn. 27, 31 (1983), reaffirming that parties may immediately appeal and challenge a trial court’s power to vacate a previous judgment or order

Estate of Beauregard

  • Day Pitney LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 23 2010

In Estate of Beauregard, SJC-10455 (Feb. 22, 2010), the Supreme Judicial Court affirmed the dismissal of a petition to probate a copy of the testator's will

Lifting the veil of secrecy

  • Day Pitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 31 2011

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder wrote the chair of the Advisory Committee on the Criminal Rules, recommending an amendment to Rule 6(e), which governs the secrecy of grand-jury materials