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Banking Alert June 2020

In This Issue:

  • New Jersey Supreme Court Rules That The Uniform Fiduciaries Law Does Not Permit An Affirmative Claim Against A Bank
  • New Jersey Appellate Division Refuses to Vacate Default in Promissory Note Action Seeking to Enjoin Sale of Property
  • New Jersey Appellate Division Declines to Bar Foreclosure Action Based on Entire Controversy Doctrine


Firm has major win in New Jersey Supreme Court


Corporate Alert March 2020

In This Issue:

  • Cash Flow Assistance for Small Businesses: Potentially Forgivable Paycheck Protection Loans
  • Tax Credits for Employers Who Provide Coronavirus-Related Leave
  • Force Majeure Clauses and COVID-19


2020 Estate Planning Essentials Guide - NJ Edition

A broad overview of wills, trusts, estate and gift taxes, and important planning techniques and documents.

If you have questions, please contact any of the attorneys in our Tax and Trusts & Estates Practice Group. Nothing in this booklet should be relied upon as legal advice in any particular matter.


Tax and Trust & Estates Update February 2020

In This Issue:

  • The New SECURE Act’s Effect on Estate Planning for Retirement Plans
  • Relief from Federal Limitation on Deduction for State and Local Income Taxes for Some New Jersey Business Owners
  • Private Foundation Excise Tax Rate Simplification – Law Change Effective 2020
  • Misleading Notices from Third Parties of Annual Report Delinquencies for New Jersey Entities