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New Jersey Court Discusses Jurisdiction Over Defendant Companies in Employment Cases

Technological developments and expansions in the global workforce mean that now more than ever companies employ people in a remote capacity. When a remote employee experiences employment discrimination, it can be difficult to determine the proper jurisdiction for pursuing a … Continue reading

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Washington Premises Liability Defendant Bound by Agreement to Accept Responsibility

Washington personal injury cases generally hinge on proving the defendant’s negligence.  A recent case, however, turned on contract law.  In this unusual case, the court had to determine if a defendant was bound by its agreement to accept responsibility for … Continue reading

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New Jersey Supreme Court rules that law enforcement must inform defendant of pending charges prior to obtaining waiver of right against self-incrimination.

By Matthew J. Troiano, Esq. On March 11, 2019, in State v. Vincenty, No. A-40-17(079978)(2019), the New Jersey Supreme Court ruled that law enforcement violated the defendant’s right against self-incrimination when they failed to inform him of the charges filed … Continue reading

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Police Blocked from Forcing Defendant to Give Phone Passcode

An Illinois appellate court recently upheld a lower court ruling that police could not compel a defendant to surrender his passcode in order to access his cellphone. The court determined that forcing the defendant to give up his secured digital information … Continue reading

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An Injured California Driver Settles with One Defendant, Litigates with Another and Nets a Total Award of Nearly $700K

Your knowledgeable California injury attorney can help in a great many ways after you’ve been hurt in an auto accident. One of the very vital ways in which an experienced injury attorney can assist you greatly is by employing his/her … Continue reading

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