The Value In Taking Stock Of Your Finances Early In A Divorce

Once divorce papers have officially been filed, it’s not uncommon for a person to experience a wide range of emotions from anxiety and sadness to relief and even exhilaration. In light of this reality and everything else suddenly brought about by the pursuit of a marital split — new living quarters, new custody arrangements, etc. … Continue reading “The Value In Taking Stock Of Your Finances Early In A Divorce”

Faulty Workmanship Versus Defective Products In Construction Cases; Are They Covered By Insurance?

On December 3, 2013, a Pennsylvania Appellate Court revisited insurance coverage claims under Pennsylvania Law and determined that there could be an insurance covered “occurrence” in the construction setting perhaps loosening the previous case law precluding such coverage. In Indalex v. National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, a Pennsylvania Appellate Court limited the faulty … Continue reading “Faulty Workmanship Versus Defective Products In Construction Cases; Are They Covered By Insurance?”

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?’”

Lynne Levin Kaufman: An iGaming Progress Report

As you all are aware, the U.S. Internet gaming (“iGaming”) debate is no longer a hypothetical one, nor is the question of whether a federal bill will pass before state-by-state regulation occurs. While the latest attempts to pass a federal iGaming bill failed, and although several federal iGaming bills have been proposed since then, gamblers … Continue reading “Lynne Levin Kaufman: An iGaming Progress Report”

Faulty Workmanship Versus Defective Products In Construction Cases; Are They Covered By Insurance?

Date: 04/29/2014 Publication: CL White Paper CooperLevenson Publication: CL White Paper Summary: On December 3, 2013, a Pennsylvania Appellate Court revisited insurance coverage claims under Pennsylvania Law and determined that there could be an insurance covered “occurrence” in the construction setting perhaps loosening the previous case law precluding such coverage. Article: Carmelo Tony Torraca White … Continue reading “Faulty Workmanship Versus Defective Products In Construction Cases; Are They Covered By Insurance?”

New Jersey Officials Announce Child Support Amnesty Week

Back in 2004, the state of New Jersey held “Child Support Amnesty Week,” a program designed to provide delinquent parents with warrants issued for their arrest with the opportunity to try to work out a repayment plan absent the threat of incarceration. The program ultimately proved to be a great success, collecting more than $1 … Continue reading “New Jersey Officials Announce Child Support Amnesty Week”

An iGaming Progress Report

As you all are aware, the U.S. Internet gaming (“iGaming”) debate is no longer a hypothetical one, nor is the question of whether a federal bill will pass before state-by-state regulation occurs While the latest attempts to pass a federal iGaming bill failed,and although several federal iGaming bills have been proposed since then, gamblers in … Continue reading “An iGaming Progress Report”

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”

Divorce And The Division Of Retirement Accounts

When the difficult decision to pursue a divorce is finally made, the soon-to-be split couple will have a multitude of issues they will likely need resolved, including the payment of alimony and child support, the resolution of any child custody disputes and, of course, the division of marital property. While this division of marital property … Continue reading “Divorce And The Division Of Retirement Accounts”