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New Jersey Naming Law: Can I Name My Child Anything I Want?

The choice of what to name your child is often a process that parents take great care in selecting—conducting countless Internet searches, pouring over “baby name” books, and researching family histories to find the perfect name for their newborn. While a person’s name, especially a child’s name, is generally viewed as...

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State Tax Incentives for New Jersey Businesses and Developers: New Jersey State Legislature Passes Economic Opportunity Act of 2013

After several months of revisions and debate, the New Jersey Economic Opportunity Act of 2013 (the “Act”) has been passed by both houses of the New Jersey state legislature and was signed by Governor Chris Christie on September 18, 2013.  Under the auspices of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (the “EDA”), t...

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New Jersey Law Journal Ranks Obermayer Third in Bond Counsel Rankings

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP was ranked third in New Jersey Law Journal’sBond Counsel Rankings. The firm handled eight issues worth $391.1 million, a 7.9 percent market share. Obermayer advised a series of seven bonds issued in March by the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency (HMFA) worth a total of $384.7 million.

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New Jersey Enacts New Posting Requirement Regarding Wage Or Compensation Discrimination Based On Gender

Labor and Employment Law Update On September 19, 2012, the New Jersey Assembly passed a new law, imposing new posting and notice requirements. Effective November 19, 2012, every employer with 50 or more employees must conspicuously post notification, in a place or places accessible to all workers in each of the employer’s workplaces, in a ye...

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Anastasius Efstratiades and Edmond M. George Named to SJ Magazine’s “Top Attorney” List for 2012

Obermayer’s Anastasius Efstratiades and Edmond M. George were named by SJ Magazine as 2012 South Jersey “Top Attorneys” for excellence in their practice areas. Lawyers on the “Top Attorneys” list are selected by their peers. Efstratiades was named in real estate and George in bankruptcy.

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Obermayer's Matthew Green selected by South Jersey Biz as a "20 under 40" Young Leader


 

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Obermayer Attorneys Named to 2012 New Jersey Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

 

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OBERMAYER ATTORNEYS NAMED AS 2011 NEW JERSEY SUPER LAWYERS and 2011 NEW JERSEY RISING STARS

PHILADELPHIA–APRIL 2011-Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP is pleased to announce the following attorneys have been selected as "2011 New Jersey Super Lawyers"® and “2011 New Jersey Stars” (the top-up-and-coming lawyers) as noted below. The lists appear in the April 2011 issues of New Jersey Monthly magazine, and "New...

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Obermayer Listed As a Top New Jersey Law Firm

Obermayer is listed on the "South Jersey Law Firms" in the Philadelphia Business Journal (July 31-August 6, 2009).   The firm ranked #14 in terms of New Jersey attorneys.  PBJ Top New Jersey Law Firms (PDF)

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New Jersey Supreme Court Limits Duty Owed by Dram Shop to its Customers

On May 7, 2009, the New Jersey Supreme Court took a step toward limiting the duty owed by a purveyor of alcoholic beverages to its patrons.  In Bauer v. Nebbitt, 399 N.J. Super. 71 (2009), the state Supreme Court held that neither the common law nor New Jersey Jersey's Dram Shop Act (N.J.S.A. 2A:22A-1 et seq.) imposes a duty upon businesses to...

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