Legal Intern (Part Time / Temporary Position):  Shanahan & Voigt, LLC occasionally hires a legal intern to assist with document archiving (50%), marketing & service projects (30%), firm programs (10%), and assistance with cases (10%).   Document archiving includes scanning and document management of confidential files.  Other clerical tasks may be assigned.  No experience required,…

Flemington, New Jersey Law Firm seeks experienced paralegal for general practice. A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience is required.  A four year college degree with the ability to work well under pressure is required.  Health and Dental benefits are available, as well as paid leave. We offer predictable hours and the opportunity to…

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) has administratively closed the PennEast Pipeline Company, LLC freshwater permit application.  Citing a failure of PennEast to address deficiencies in its application, and the unlikely prospect of PennEast having adequate information in the near future, the NJDEP rendered its decision via its June 28, 2018 determination. Without a New…

On Monday May 22, 2017, the New Jersey Assembly voted, 49-19, with seven abstentions, to approve combined Assembly Bill, A3480, which prohibits employers from asking job applicants about their prior salary or earnings history or making such a disclosure a condition of employment. A3480 was introduced on March 14, 2016 and later combined with Assembly…

New Jersey traffic violations are covered under Title 39 of the New Jersey Statutes. The Municipal Court has jurisdiction over any violation of Title 39. While traffic violations are often thought of as minor, the consequences of a violation can be severe and have a lasting impact. If you have received a summons and complaint…

On Tuesday, April 4, 2017, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that federal civil rights laws prohibited discrimination in the workplace against lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, or transgender employees. By an 8-3 decision, the Seventh Circuit overturned a three-judges panel and determined that Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, which prohibits sex discrimination,…

I was injured at work, but have not reported the injury yet. How long do I have to report the injury? Under New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Law, an employee who was injured at work should file a report with their employer immediately or as soon thereafter as possible. The report can be written or verbal….

Not all children can be characterized as having a disability as defined by N.J.A.C. 6A:14-3.5(c) 1 through 14, making them eligible for special education. However, children who suffer from other disabilities may still be eligible to receive accommodations pursuant to Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. §794. Section 504 provides services,…

On February 6, 2017, the Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Court reached a key decision in determining the specificity required in waiver provisions in employment contracts. The New Jersey appeals court reversed and remanded a $2 million attorneys’ fee award awarded to the employer, Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. In the matter, Noren v….

Flemington area law firm is seeking a full-time legal secretary.  Medical insurance available.  Salary commensurate with experience. The appropriate candidate must be strong in the following areas  Attention to details, including in draft work products.  Professional phone and people skills.  Demonstrated respect for customer service and client confidentiality.  Knowledge of MS Windows…