Roger Lai Named President Of Burlington County Bar

Washington Twp., N.J. – June 6, 2014 -Roger Lai, attorney at Cooper Levenson, was installed as the 83rd president of the Burlington County Bar Association on June 6, 2014 at the Bradford Estate in Hainesport, N.J. Members of the Asian Pacific American Lawyer Association were in attendance as Roger was sworn in as the first … Continue reading “Roger Lai Named President Of Burlington County Bar”

Thornton Elected To Maritime Law Association Board

Kevin Thornton has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of Directors of the United States Maritime Law Association (MLA). Thornton chairs the Maritime Law Practice Group at Cooper Levenson in Atlantic City, and is a member of the firm’s Commercial Litigation Group as well. From left: At the association’s May 2 meeting … Continue reading “Thornton Elected To Maritime Law Association Board”

Group Donates 2,000 Soccer Balls To Haitian Youth

By DEVIN LORING, Staff Writer The Press of Atlantic City For Reverend Yvans Jazon, of St. Monica’s Roman Catholic Church, 108 North Pennsylvania Ave., Atlantic City, an upcoming trip to his native country of Haiti is not fraught with the logistics of what to pack. His main concern is how to get 2,000 soccer balls … Continue reading “Group Donates 2,000 Soccer Balls To Haitian Youth”

The Sinking Of The Lady Mary: Tragedy, U.s. Coast Guard Investigation, And Lessons Learned

Date: 05/15/2014 Publication: Second Quarter 2014 Edition of Benedict’s Maritime Bulletin CooperLevenson Publication: Second Quarter 2014 Edition of Benedict’s Maritime Bulletin Summary: On March 24, 2009, the scallop boat LADY MARY sank 65 nautical miles off the coast of Cape May, New Jersey. Tragically, six of the seven crewmembers died as a result. This article … Continue reading “The Sinking Of The Lady Mary: Tragedy, U.s. Coast Guard Investigation, And Lessons Learned”

Cooper Levenson Partner Lynne Levin Kaufman To Moderate East Coast Gaming Congress Panel ‘igaming–where Do We Go From Here?’

Cooper Levenson Partner and iGaming attorney Lynne Levin Kaufman will moderate the ‘iGaming – Where Do We Go From Here:’ panel at the 18th Annual East Coast Gaming Congress and iGaming Institute (ECGC). ECGC is the gaming industry’s longest-running conference and will take place May 19-20, 2014, at the Borgata Hotel & Casino in Atlantic … Continue reading “Cooper Levenson Partner Lynne Levin Kaufman To Moderate East Coast Gaming Congress Panel ‘igaming–where Do We Go From Here?’”

Russell Lichtenstein, Esq. Successfully Defends Atlantic City Casino Against Multi-million Dollar Lawsuit

After three weeks of trial testimony it only took a jury three hours to return a verdict in favor of Russell L. Lichtenstein’s clients, an Atlantic City casino and its employee. The Plaintiff, a casino guest, demanded almost $10 million in damages, asserting that he was injured when he collided with an employee while crossing … Continue reading “Russell Lichtenstein, Esq. Successfully Defends Atlantic City Casino Against Multi-million Dollar Lawsuit”

Compimentary Breakfast Seminar The Changing Landscape Of Health Care Reform: What You Need To Know To Avoid Penalties And Create Cost-efficient, Compliant Benefit Strategies

Recent changes to the Affordable Care Act have triggered a wave of uncertainty about the efficacy of the law — and have given employers some wiggle room to plan accordingly. Taking time to thoughtfully understand the updated provisions will enable you to properly assess your existing benefits program, review potential options and strategies and make … Continue reading “Compimentary Breakfast Seminar The Changing Landscape Of Health Care Reform: What You Need To Know To Avoid Penalties And Create Cost-efficient, Compliant Benefit Strategies”

Ken Calemmo Named Community Leader Of The Year

The Greater Atlantic City Chamber of Commerce will honor Kenneth J. Calemmo, Jr., Chief Operating Officer of Cooper Levenson, at its Centennial Anniversary Installation & Awards Dinner on Thursday, March 27, 2014. Calemmo will receive the Chamber’s John G. FitzPatrick and Redenia Gilliam-Mosee Community Leader of the Year Award. The event also will honor Tony … Continue reading “Ken Calemmo Named Community Leader Of The Year”

8 Cooper Levenson Attorneys Honored As Super Lawyers And Rising Stars

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – March 20, 2014 – Four Cooper Levensonpartners – Lewis B. April, Randolph C. Lafferty, Russell L. Lichtenstein and Jill T. Ojserkis – were named to the 2014 New Jersey Super Lawyerslist, a designation awarded to just 5 percent of the lawyers in the State. The 2014 New Jersey Rising Star list … Continue reading “8 Cooper Levenson Attorneys Honored As Super Lawyers And Rising Stars”

Cooper Levenson’s Russell Lichtenstein Named N.j. Super Lawyer For 10th Consecutive Year

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – March 14, 2014 – The 2014 New Jersey Super Lawyers list has a familiar name-Russell L. Lichtenstein, Esq. of the Cooper Levenson law firm. Lichtenstein has been awarded that distinction, reserved for less than 5% of the attorneys in New Jersey, every year for the last ten years. Super Lawyers is … Continue reading “Cooper Levenson’s Russell Lichtenstein Named N.j. Super Lawyer For 10th Consecutive Year”