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Mr. Steinberg and the firm are pleased to announce that he will be speaking in an upcoming Strafford live video webinar, “Bankruptcy and Secured Creditor Priority: Identifying, Resolving, or Avoiding Hidden and Springing Liens” scheduled for Wednesday, October 6, 1:00pm-2:30pm EDT. The panel will offer bankruptcy counsel best strategies for establishing a rigorous methodology for […]

Mr. Purcell recently co-authored a point/counter-point piece in the New Jersey Law Journal debating the merits of returning to in person land use board hearings or continuing to hold virtual hearings after the Covid-19 emergency ends. Below is a copy of the article. Additionally, Mr. Purcell will be participating in a seminar on this topic […]

Page printed from: https://www.law.com/njlawjournal/2021/06/16/the-great-unwinding-land-use-and-the-end-of-the-covid-19-health-emergency/ The Great Unwinding: Land Use and the End of the COVID-19 Health Emergency The first step toward getting back to “normal” is unwinding the layers of executive orders, rules, and statutes adopted during the last 15 months in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. By Edward W. Purcell | June 16, 2021 […]

Rick Steinberg will be giving a presentation about Chapter 15 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, Cross-Border Insolvency, for Continuing Legal Education credit, on June 24 at the 2021 annual conference of the Transportation Lawyers Association in Lake Tahoe, CA. Rick is the Chairman of the Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights Committee of the Transportation Lawyers Association.

Rick Steinberg will be attending the Conference of Freight Counsel in Annapolis, MD on June 5-7 and giving several presentations regarding various transportation law cases and issues. Rick practices in the areas of transportation law, commercial litigation and bankruptcy.

Garmany of Red Bank, Inc. v. Harleysville Ins. Co., U.S. District Court for New Jersey, Chief Judge Wolfson. Defendants moved to dismiss plaintiff’s insurance claim based on COVID-19 losses. Plaintiff clothing store had a general liability policy with defendant insurer that included business interruption and civil authority coverage and a virus exclusion. Plaintiff made a […]

Governor Murphy’s Expansion of Eligibility for COVID-19 Vaccination Includes Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Over the Age of 16 On March 26, 2021, Governor Murphy expanded eligibility for the COVID-19 vaccine to additional groups of individuals, including all individuals over the age of 16 with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Previously, only individuals with intellectual […]

Cannabis Legalization in New Jersey: What Commercial, Industrial & Agricultural Property Owners Should Know. By: Edward W. Purcell, Esq. On February 22, 2021, Governor Phil Murphy signed the New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Assistance and Marketplace Modernization Act, also known as P.L., c. 16 (“Chapter 16”) into law. Many commercial and industrial property owners, starved for […]

The Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) has begun accepting loan applications again since the policy lapsed in August. Congress has allocated $284 billion through the revamped PPP, specifically targeting the hospitality, restaurant, and hotel industry. The revised program, which was put into effect in January, also sets aside aid for low-income communities and first-time borrowers who […]

This February governor Murphy signed A1897, which removes all criminal and civil penalties for the private possession of up to six ounces of marijuana by adults, as well as the personal possession of up to 170 grams of hashish. It also decriminalizes all transactions involving the transfer of up to one ounce of cannabis, and […]

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