Employee-Related Services

Minimum Wage and Overtime Claims* We frequently litigate in this growing field, both on behalf of individual plaintiffs and in multi-plaintiff collective actions. [Think you might have a claim…? Take the Free Overtime Quiz.] Other Wage Claims* Wage claims arising through the breach of employment contracts and the failure to pay final paychecks, commissions and/or accrued […]

Charitable Run Highlights Devastation Of Teen Car Accidents

In our last post, we discussed the fact that New Jersey officials are renewing their focus on preventing distracted driving behavior and enforcing distracted driving laws. In particular, these officials are concerned about the number of teen drivers being killed in serious Portland auto accidents caused by distracted driving. Public awareness campaigns, stricter laws and […]

DUI and seat belt patrols on the rise in

The holidays are a time when many people die needlessly in car accidents throughout the state. Ice-slicked road conditions combined with intoxicated drivers leaving holiday parties can be a deadly combination. The  Office of Highway Safety started its yearly Safe Family Holiday Campaign just before Thanksgiving and plans to continue strict seat belt enforcement and DUI prevention […]

Employer fined after workers injured in crane accidents

In our last post we discussed the seriousness of construction accidents and the fines levied against a construction company after it exposed many of its workers to scaffolding injuries. Another company was recently cited by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration after two workers were struck by cranes at a steel service center. […]