New Jersey Municipalities Face Touch Choices Ahead with Recreational Marijuana

New post up on our firm’s main website about the tough choices that New Jersey Municipalities and Towns face with the impending Recreational Marijuana Bill.   Here is a link to the post:   New Jersey Municipalities Face Tough Choices Ahead With Recreational Marijuana      

New Jersey Appellate Division Rejects Constitutional Challenges To Department Of Health’s Decision Not To Expand Number of Medical Marijuana Alternative Treatment Centers

New article about failed constitutional challenges to the New Jersey Department of Health’s Decision Not to Expend the Number of Medical Marijuana Alternative Treatment Centers In New Jersey.   New Jersey Appellate Division Rejects Constitutional Challenges To Department Of Health’s Decision Not To Expand Number of Medical Marijuana Alternative Treatment Centers    

Carmine LoFaro, Glenn Reiser And Eric Reiser Included In 2018 Edition of Best Lawyers In America

Our firm is excited to announce Carmine LoFaro, Glenn Reiser and Eric Reiser’s inclusion in the 2018 edition of Best Lawyers In America! We are proud to continuing serving our clients in Bergen County and beyond. Check out the links below: https://www.bestlawyers.com/firms/lofaro-reiser-llp/47953/US https://www.bestlawyers.com/lawyers/eric-d-reiser/189170 https://www.bestlawyers.com/lawyers/carmine-lofaro/155831 https://www.bestlawyers.com/lawyers/glenn-r-reiser/100120

Firm Update: Preliminary Injunction Application Filed To Enjoin SEC Approval of Medical Cannabis ETF

The cannabis industry in Canada is rapidly growing and Exchange Traded Funds (“ETFs”) trading Canadian public companies that produce medical marijuana and/or service the industry are currently listed on Canadian stock exchanges.  The same cannot be said of the U.S. where banking and SEC regulations have created numerous hurdles for investment companies trying to form […]

Eric Reiser Rated By New Jersey Super Lawyers As A Rising Star In Business Litigation

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I am proud to announce that for the second year in a row I have been rated by New Jersey Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in Business Litigation!  Congratulations to everyone else selected.       **The Super Lawyers list is issued by Thomson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found […]

Obtaining “C” Variance Relief For Real Property

The New Jersey Municipal Land Use Law (MLUL) at N.J.S.A. § 40:55D-70 sets forth the statutory requirements for “C” variance (bulk) relief.  Variance relief is necessary when a property owner will suffer a hardship relating to the physical or topographic feature of his/her property.   An illustration when a “C” variance is needed is when an […]

LoFaro & Reiser Obtains Bulk Variance And Site Plan Approval For Charity Client

I am proud to announce that on December 23, 2016, the City of Paterson Board of Adjustment passed a Memorializing Resolution approving my client’s C(2) parking variance and site plan application that was granted on October 13, 2016. My client, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, purchased a vacant lot in Paterson to construct a supportive and special […]

Appellate Victory Enforcing Probate Settlement

I am proud to announce our firm’s resounding victory in the New Jersey Appellate Division defeating an appeal to reverse the trial court’s decision enforcing our client’s settlement agreement in a multi million dollar probate case. In the underlying action, our client filed a complaint in the Bergen County Probate Court challenging the validity of his father’s (the “Decedent’”) last will […]

Settler’s Remorse: Enforcing Settlement Agreements Without A Written Release

In high stakes commercial litigation, it is important to understand when a settlement becomes enforceable. Due to the fluidity of the settlement process, more often than not the terms of a settlement are agreed to orally before they are reduced in writing or the material terms are set forth in an email with the details […]