Bardis v. Stinson, 444 N.J. Super. 448 (App. Div. 2016).  This insurance coverage matter is a case with an unusual sequence of appellate events.  The case was argued before the ...

My firm, Lite DePalma Greenberg, LLC, was successful in two Appellate Division cases within the last few days.  Last week, in Villaquiran v. All-State International, Inc.,  2014 N.J. Super. Unpub. ...

Litwin v. Whirlpool Corp., 436 N.J. Super. 80 (App. Div. 2014).  In Portee v. Jaffee, 84 N.J. 88 (1980), the Supreme Court established “a cause of action for damages to ...

Regalado v. Curling, 430 N.J. Super. 342 (App. Div. 2013).  The lesson of this short opinion by Judge Sapp-Peterson, issued the day after this appeal was orally argued due to the need ...

Maeker v. Ross, 430 N.J. Super. 79 (App. Div. 2013).  In 2010, the Legislature amended the Statute of Frauds, N.J.S.A. 25:1-5(h), to cover “palimony” agreements, that is, “[a] promise by one party to ...

Kaufman v. Allstate New Jersey Ins. Co.., 2012 WL 3870323 (App. Div. Sept. 7, 2012).  As discussed here, New Jersey has more liberal rules for standing to sue than do the ...

New Jersey DYFS v. I.S.. 423 N.J. Super. 124 (App. Div. 2011).  The Appellate Division is often asked to reconsider its decisions.  It does so only rarely, and even more rarely does ...

Kieffer v. High Point Ins. Co., 422 N.J. Super. 38 (App. Div. 2011).  This matter involves three consolidated cases.  In each, one or more insureds sued their auto insurer after their cars had been ...