Erin K. Brignola named one of Top Lawyers of 2018 by Delaware Today

Erin K. Brignola, Esq., attorney in Cooper Levenson’s Delaware office, was named one of the “Top Lawyers of 2018” by Delaware Today. Brignola was recognized by the Delaware magazine for her practice of personal bankruptcy law.  The lawyers listed as “Top Lawyers” were the most recommended by their professional peers in a Delaware Today survey … Continue reading “Erin K. Brignola named one of Top Lawyers of 2018 by Delaware Today”

Atlantic City boys basketball coach reinstated: Atlantic County Superior Court

We are pleased to announce that today, November 28, 2018 Judge Michael J. Blee, P.J. Ch., of the Atlantic County Superior Court, entered an order immediately reinstating Coach Allen, as Boys Basketball coach for Atlantic City High School.   Coach Allen is reinstated until further Order of the Court and should be at practice today. From … Continue reading “Atlantic City boys basketball coach reinstated: Atlantic County Superior Court”

Banking and Marijuana-Related Businesses, by Michael L. Salad and Brittany A. Bonetti

Click here for a printable copy: Michael Salad and Brittany Bonetti article Banking and Marijuana-Related Businesses  NJ Lawyer mag Oct 2018 This article was originally published in the October 2018 issue of New Jersey Lawyer, a publication of the New Jersey State Bar Association, and is reprinted here with permission. Since federal regulators began reinterpreting … Continue reading “Banking and Marijuana-Related Businesses, by Michael L. Salad and Brittany A. Bonetti”

New Jersey State Bar Association Appoints Brittany Bonetti to Cannabis Law Committee

The New Jersey State Bar Association appointed Cooper Levenson Attorney Brittany A. Bonetti to its Cannabis Law Committee. The committee will focus on the intricacies of cannabis issues from a legal perspective. “The legalization of recreational cannabis in New Jersey will change the playing field,” said Bonetti. “I’m looking forward to working with my colleagues … Continue reading “New Jersey State Bar Association Appoints Brittany Bonetti to Cannabis Law Committee”

A Synopsis of Significant Cannabis Bills for the current New Jersey Legislative Session

The first three bullet points pertain to recreational use. Please note this is not an exhaustive list. S2703 – “New Jersey Marijuana Legalization Act”; legalizes possession and personal use of marijuana for persons age 21 and over; creates Division of Marijuana Enforcement and licensing structure; introduced on June 7, 2018 by Senators Scutari and Sweeney … Continue reading “A Synopsis of Significant Cannabis Bills for the current New Jersey Legislative Session”

Sessions Memo Makes Waves for Cannabis Industry

by Brittany Verga Bonetti Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ rescission of the Obama-era “Cole Memo” on January 4, 2018 created a stir in the expanding domestic cannabis industry. In a single page the Sessions Memo rescinds previous Department of Justice guidance, which limited federal prosecution of marijuana-related activity. The Sessions Memo gives federal prosecutors more latitude … Continue reading “Sessions Memo Makes Waves for Cannabis Industry”

Boundary Lines: Student residency issues…by Amy Houck Elco, Esq. and Kelli A. Prinz, Esq.

This article appeared in the New Jersey School Board Association School Leader Magazine. NOVEMBER/DECEMBER • 2017 • VOLUME 48 • NO. 3 Is this student eligible to attend our school district? It seems to be a simple question, but one that often does not have a simple answer. Student residency questions abound as school districts … Continue reading “Boundary Lines: Student residency issues…by Amy Houck Elco, Esq. and Kelli A. Prinz, Esq.”

Captain’s Table Event Details Announced

Captain’s Table VIP Reception At The 2018 Atlantic City Boat Show Thursday, March 1, 2018 • 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Atlantic City Convention Center Dear Friends: The Community FoodBank of New Jersey, Southern Branch (CFBNJ-SB), the state’s largest provider of donated food to hundreds of partner charities serving the emergency food needs of the … Continue reading “Captain’s Table Event Details Announced”

Ric Shenkman to present “Top Mistakes that Lead to Malpractice” Dec. 19-20 in Atlantic City

Fredric L. Shenkman, a partner with Cooper Levenson, will be a featured presenter at Legal Ethics: Top Mistakes that Lead to Malpractice, a half-day seminar held by the National Business Institute (NBI), continuing legal education for professionals. The program will be offered at the Holiday Inn Cherry Hill on Tues., Dec. 19, and at the … Continue reading “Ric Shenkman to present “Top Mistakes that Lead to Malpractice” Dec. 19-20 in Atlantic City”