Zehl v. Elizabeth Bd. of Educ., 426 N.J. Super. 129 (App. Div. 2012).  Rule 4:41 allows a court to appoint a discovery master to deal with discovery issues “only upon approval by ...

O’Boyle v. Borough of Longport, 426 N.J. Super. 1 (App. Div. 2012).  This is yet another Open Public Records Act (“OPRA”) case.  Plaintiff was a frequent antagonist of the defendant Borough, hostility ...

Bull v. United Parcel Service, Inc., 665 F.3d 68 (3d Cir. 2012).  “After declaring a mistrial, the District Court dismissed Laureen Bull’s state-law employment discrimination case as a sanction for failing to ...

A&M Farm & Garden Center v. American Sprinkler Mechanical, LLC, 423 N.J. Super. 528 (App. Div. 2012).  No matter how often the courts inveigh against the failure of attorneys and parties to follow ...

K.L. v. Evesham Tp. Bd. of Educ., 423 N.J. Super. 337 (App. Div. 2011).  There are not many published appellate cases in New Jersey that discuss in any detail the attorney-client privilege ...

Newark Morning Ledger Co. v. New Jersey Sports & Exposition Authority, 423 N.J. Super. 140 (App. Div. 2011).   The Newark Star-Ledger filed a request under the Open Public Records Act, N.J.S.A. 47:1A-1 ...

Jatczyszyn v. Marcal Paper Mills, Inc., ___ N.J. Super. ___ (App. Div. 2011).  The key issue in this case involves how to calculate the discovery period permitted by the Court Rules in a circumstance where ...

Ott v. Guardian Protective Services, Inc.., 2011 WL 2297783 (App. Div. May 24, 2011).  Final orders are immediately appealable, while interlocutory orders, which do not conclusively resolve all issues as to all parties, are interlocutory ...

Marrero v. Feintuch, 418 N.J. Super. 48 (App. Div. 2011).  Numerous cases say that in New Jersey state courts, pretrial discovery in civil cases is very broad.  This case reiterates that principle ...

Kizima v. Bartone, 2010 WL 4721201 (App. Div. Nov. 23, 2010).  This brief decision recounts that the plaintiffs had failed to respond to discovery, and the trial court dismissed their ...