Kane Properties, LLC v. City of Hoboken, 214 N.J. 199 (2013).  This opinion by Justice Hoens affirms, as modified, the decision of the Appellate Division in this municipal land use matter, reported at 423 N.J. Super. 49 (App. Div. 2011), and discussed here.  Without rehashing the detailed facts described in my earlier post and

Price v. Himeji, LLC, 214 N.J. 263 (2013).  Himeji, LLC applied to the Union City Board of Adjustment for a use variance, density, height, and other variances, and a waiver necessary for the construction of a multi-story residential building in a zone where that use was not permitted.  Only plaintiff opposed the application.  The Board granted all the variances and the waiver and approved the site plan.  In approving the use variance, the Board was required to and did conclude t

Angland v. Mountain Creek Resort, Inc., 213 N.J. 99 (2013).  Plaintiffs’ decedent had a skiing accident with a snowboarder, from which plaintiff’s’ decedent later died.  His estate sued the ski area and the snowboarder.  The New Jersey Ski Act, N.J.S.A. 5:13-1 to -12, indisputably applies to negligence claims made by skiers against ski area operators.  The question on this appeal was whether the Ski Act also governs the standard of care for other s