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  1. How Companies Are Reacting to Overtime Rule Uncertainty

    10.07 / 05:52 njlawjournal.com Njlawjournal.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    Companies have open questions about the fate of the Obama-era overtime regulations, despite a Texas federal court ruling nixing rules that would have doubled the salary threshold for workers eligible for time and half pay and extended greater pay to millions of more…
  2. NJ Judge Moves Fruit Snacks Class Action Across the River

    10.07 / 00:44 njlawjournal.com Njlawjournal.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    A federal judge in Trenton has ordered a New Jersey-based class action suit against Welch Foods Inc., maker of the popular Welch’s fruit snacks that plaintiffs allege aren’t as “natural” as advertised, must be moved to the Eastern District of New York.&#…
  3. Apple Names Honeywell Exec Katherine Adams as New GC

    10.07 / 00:44 njlawjournal.com Njlawjournal.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    Apple Inc. general counsel Bruce Sewell announced he is retiring from the company at the end of this year. Fulfilling his role will be Katherine Adams, who joins the Cupertino, California-based company from Honeywell International Inc. where she acted as GC and…
  4. BAR REPORT October 9, 2017

    10.07 / 00:44 njlawjournal.com Njlawjournal.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    CAPITOL REPORT This is a status report provided by the New Jersey State Bar Association on recently passed and pending legislation, regulations, gubernatorial nominations and/or appointments of interest to lawyers, as well as the involvement of the NJSBA as am... This premium content is reserved for New Jersey Law Journal subscribers. Continue reading by getting…
  5. President's Perspective

    10.07 / 00:44 njlawjournal.com Njlawjournal.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    Using the skills we have honed as trained advocates and giving back to at-risk individuals and groups who face a legal problem and cannot afford to hire an attorney is a fundamental part of being a New Jersey attorney. To continue reading, become a free ALM digital reader. Benefits include: 5 free articles* from across the ALM network every…
  6. Third Circuit Invalidates 'Bare Metal' Defense in Asbestos Cases

    10.06 / 14:15 njlawjournal.com Njlawjournal.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    If a manufacturer ships an engine without a gasket and the buyer replaces it with an asbestos-laden part, is the manufacturer liable for any resulting injuries? In an apparent issue of first impression, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit said…
  7. Day Pitney Nabs Private Equity, Finance Duo From Shipman & Goodwin

    10.06 / 14:15 njlawjournal.com Njlawjournal.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    The hiring of Peter Bilfield and Steven Gold bolsters the firm's private equity, finance and investment management…
  8. In Wake of Vegas Shooting, Lawmakers Reintroduce Bill to Ban Large-Caliber Weapons

    10.06 / 14:15 njlawjournal.com Njlawjournal.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    Four days after a gunman in Las Vegas killed 58 people and injured 489 others with an automatic rifle, two New Jersey lawmakers have once again introduced legislation that would ban the civilian possession of .50 caliber…
  9. Heartland $2.5M Class Action Settlement Gets Judge's Approval

    10.06 / 14:15 njlawjournal.com Njlawjournal.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    A federal judge in Trenton has granted preliminary approval to a $2.5 million settlement in a class action claiming that Princeton-based Heartland Payment Systems charged its customers unauthorized fees to process American Express…
  10. NJ Sues Drugmaker, Alleging 'Greed-Driven' Fentanyl Sales

    10.06 / 14:15 njlawjournal.com Njlawjournal.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    New Jersey on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the pharmaceutical company Insys Therapeutics Inc., alleging the company engaged in a “greed-driven” campaign of consumer fraud and false claims to health insurance carriers to increase its sales for Subsys, a fentanyl-based opioid used to treat cancer-related pai…