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 […]