amicus briefs


                                                         

                                      New Jersey Supreme Court 
 

Case Amicus Advocate Description
2018
Hayes v. Delamotte Donald A. Caminiti, Esq.
Jessica E. Choper, Esq.
Use of video deposition in summations.
2017
A.T. v. M. Cohen, M.D. Thomas M. Comer, Esq.
Abbott S. Brown, Esq.
Christina V.Harvey, Esq.
Affidavit of Merit.
Vitale v. Schering Plough Nancy Erika Smith, Esq.
Neil M. Mullin, Esq.
Virginia A. Pallotto, Esq.
Waiving legal rights through
employment contract.
Alexandra Rodriguez v.
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Bruce H. Stern Esq. Qualification of Expert Witnesses.
Bianchi Bruce H. Nagel Esq. Issues Concerning Expert Witness.
McDade v. Aztec    
Dugan v. TGI Friday


Michael A. Galpern Esq.
Andrew P. Bell Esq.
James A. Barry Esq.

Class Certification.
Grande v. St. Clare’s


Benjamin Folkman, Esq.
Lauren M. Law, Esq.
Eve R. Keller, Esq.
Sarah A.M. Slachetka, Esq.
Paul C. Jensen, Jr., Esq.

 

Dsability discrimination under the LAD.
 
State v. J.L.G. Herbert I. Walderman, Esq. Expert Testimony in Criminal Cases.
Spade v. Select Comfort Corp. James A. Barry, Esq. TCCWNA Compliance Issues.
Decter Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks
Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins, P.C.
 
Krzykalski    
Seamon    
McCarrell v. Hoffman-LaRoche Christopher M. Placitella, Esq.
 Jared M. Placitella, Esq.
Statute of Limitations for out of state plaintiffs.
2016
Cuevas v. Wentworth Group Amos Gern, Esq.
Robert C. Sanfilippo, Esq.
Judges using their experience in
remittitur cases.
Steinberg v. Sahara Sam’s Oasis E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Kristen B. Miller, Esq.
Enforceability of liability waivers.
Puglia v. Elk Pipeline Ravi Sattiraju, Esq. Federal Preemption of claims under New Jersey whistleblower law.
Meehan v. Antonellis


Abbott S. Brown, Esq.
Jonathan H. Lomurro, Esq.
Christina V.Harvey, Esq.

 

Affidavit of merit in medical malpractice cases.
In the Matter of the Adoption of a Child by J.E.V. and D.G.V. Alice M. Plastoris, Esq. Representation for indigent parents facing termination of parental rights.
Griffin v. City of East Orange Deborah L. Mains, Esq. Testimony of fact witness in
employment law case.
Rodriguez v.
Raymours Furniture Co.
Nancy Erika Smith, Esq.
Neil M. Mullin, Esq.
Virginia A. Pallotto, Esq.
Can a private agreement change requirements of the LAD.
Morgan v.
Sanford Brown Institute


James A. Barry, Esq.
Michael A. Galpern, Esq.
Andrew P. Bell, Esq.
Charles N. Riley, Esq.

Enforceability of arbitration agreements.
Torres v. Pabon Jonathan W. Miller, Esq.
Michael A. Galpern, Esq.
Errors in motor vehicle accident case trial.
2015
DeMarco v. Stoddard E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Jessica E. Choper, Esq.
Medical malpractice insurance rescinded.
Jarrell v. Kaul Abbott S. Brown, Esq.
Christina V.  Harvey, Esq.
Medical malpractice insurance.
Qian v. Toll Brothers, Inc. Ronald B. Grayzell, Esq. Homeowner association liability.
Fernandes v.
DAR Development Corp.
Bruce H. Stern, Esq.
Michael G. Donahue, III, Esq
.
Negligence claims by injured workrs
against third parties.
Prioleau v.
Kentucky Fried  Chicken, Inc.
Lewis Stein, Esq. Mode of Operation rule.
Lippman v. Ethicon, Inc.


Andrew W. Dwyer, Esq.
Evan L. Goldman, Esq.
Kristen Welsh Ragon, Esq.
Bennett D. Zurofsky, Esq.

 

Application of CEPA.
Maida v. Kuskin Gerald H. Baker, Esq. Civil reservation in Municipal Court
Townsend v. Pierre Michael G. Donahue, III, Esq.


Net opinion and summary judgment.

Wadeer v. New Jersey
Manufacturers Insurance Co.
Amos Gern, Esq.
John J. Ratkowitz, Esq.
Bad faith by insurance companies.

Badiali v. New Jersey
Manufacturers Insurance Co.

Amos Gern, Esq.
John J. Ratkowitz, Esq.
Bad faith by insurance companies.
2014
C.A. v. Bentolila E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Kristen B. Miler, Esq.
Discovery under the
Patient Safety Act.
 
Komlodi v. Picciano E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Kristen B. Miler, Esq.
Jury charge in medical malpractice case.
2013
Nicholas v. Mynster Abbott S. Brown, Esq.
Alan Y. Medvin, Esq.
Qualification of medical expert witness.
D.D. v. University of Medicine and Dentisrry of New Jersey E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Jessica E. Choper, Esq.
Filing a notice of claim under the
Tort Claims Act.
2012
Stancil v. ACE USA Alan T. Friedman, Esq. Ramifications of a carrier's failure to pay Workers' Compensation bills for injured workers.
Kendall v. Hoffman LaRoche Michael A. Galpern, Esq.
Jonathan W. Miller, Esq.
Statute of limitations in Accutane case
2011
Wood v. New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Co. Evan L. Goldman, Esq. Who decides bad faith claims under Rova Farms, judge or Jury?
He v. Miller Amos Gern, Esq.
Robert C. Sanfillippo, Esq.
Permits judges to use their experience in
remittitur cases.
2010
Stelluti v.
Casapenn Enterprises, LLC
E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Jessica E. Choper, Esq.
Enforceability of pre-injury liability waiver.
Ryan v. Renny Abbott S. Brown, Esq. Waiver of Affidavit of Merit in
medical malpractice cases.
Nicastro v.
McIntyre Machinery America, Ltd.
Jonathan W. Miller, Esq.
Michael A. Galpern, Esq.

 
Jurisdiction of New Jersey courts.
2009
Kahn v. Singh Abbott S. Brown, Esq.
William L. Gold, Esq.
Doctrine of res ipsa loquitur.
Pellicer v.
St. Barnabas Hospital
E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Jessica E. Choper, Esq.


Excessive verdict in medical malpractice case.

Agha v. Feiner Gerald H. Baker, Esq.
Lawrence M. Simon, Esq.
Admission of evidence in
automobile accident case.
Bardis v.
First Trenton Insurance Co.
Bruce H. Stern, Esq. UIM rules.
Sanders v. Langmeier

Jeffrey A. Rizika, Esq.
James A. Meszaros, Esq.

Medical coverage under Dollar-a-Day policy.
Livsey v.
Mercury Insurance Group
Phillip C. Wiskow, Esq. Interplay of UM and PIP.
2008
Sinclair v. Merck & Co., Inc. E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Jessica E. Choper, Esq.
Medical cost recovery with no physical injury.
Hisenaj v. Kuehner Bruce H. Stern, Esq. Admission of expert testimony.
Jablonowska v. Suther Jeffrey M. Keiser, Esq.
Amos Gern, Esq.
Verbal threshold and negligence
2007
Brenman v. Demello Bruce H. Stern, Esq.
Michael G. Donahue, III, Esq.
Anne P. McHugh, Esq.
Admission of photographs
without expert testimony.
Basil v. Wolf E. Drew Britcher, Esq.
Jessica E. Choper, Esq.
Quality of medical care under
Workers' Compensation.
Johnson v. Scaccetti Amos Gern, Esq.
Robert L. Pitkofsky, Esq.
Verbal threshold and remittitur.
Davidson v. Slater Daniel E. Rosner, Esq. Verbal threshold
Rowe v. Hoffman LaRoche, Inc. Michael G. Donahue, III, Esq. Weighing states' interests in Accutane cases.