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Cocktails To Go Cannot Be Consumed in Cars in New Jersey

Posted by: Wiley Lavender on Friday, July 10, 2020
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Under New Jersey law, it is illegal to possess any open or unsealed alcoholic beverage container in a car. "Open or unsealed" means a container with its original seal broken or a container such as a glass or cup. These laws apply to ...

Don't Violate New Jersey's Stay at Home Order

Posted by: Wiley Lavender on Friday, April 24, 2020
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Don’t take any chances. Charged with violating New Jersey’s Stay at Home Order? Call us. We will help you in your time of need.

New Jersey's Anti-Hazing Law Is Just Not For College Students

Posted by: Wiley Lavender on Sunday, January 19, 2020
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New Jersey's Anti-Hazing Law and you. Fraternities and sororities are often an integral part of university and college social life.  As such, they have to adapt their pledging rites and rituals so that they do not violate the law.  These laws have been created in response to multiple incidents of harm and injury arising from the pledging process. 

The Online Crime of Cyber-Harassment

Posted by: Wiley Lavender on Friday, December 13, 2019
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Cyber-harassment is a crime of the fourth degree. In New Jersey crimes of the fourth degree can result in an 18 month jail sentence.

Is New Jersey a safe place to ride your bike?

Posted by: Wiley Lavender on Monday, September 16, 2019
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Every bike accident is different – the facts and circumstances will determine which types of damages the victim and the victim’s family can successfully pursue. 

If you get arrested in New Jersey, do not make these mistakes!

Posted by: Wiley Lavender on Monday, September 9, 2019
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Being arrested in New Jersey is one of the most unpleasant experiences a person can encounter. However, you are not necessarily guilty of committing a crime because you have been arrested. You are presumed innocent until being found guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.

Top 10 Mistakes That Can Destroy Your Personal Injury Claim in New Jersey

Posted by: Larry Lavender on Monday, June 17, 2019
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Getting injured can be a traumatic experience.  Above all, just obtaining the proper medical treatment and hopefully recovering fully is a task in itself.  Many people understand that they may be able to recover money if they are injured.  However, there are a number of mistakes that can be made that can reduce or even eliminate the possibility of recovering money from the party that injured you.