Alternate Names for Business Entities

March 29, 2021Michael Salad, Esq. | Craig Panholzer, Esq. We frequently receive inquiries from small-business owners about conducting business under a name other than its legal name.  A business entity may conduct business in New Jersey under an alternate name (commonly referred to as a “fictitious name”) if statutory guidelines are met. An alternate name […]

New Jersey 2021 Super Lawyers List Announced

March 23, 2021— Cooper Levenson partners Randolph C. Lafferty, Russell L. Lichtenstein, Jill T. Ojserkis, and John A. Talvacchia were named to the 2021 New Jersey Super Lawyers list, a designation awarded to just 5 percent of the lawyers in the state and published by a division of Thomson Reuters.   In addition, Brittany A. […]

New Jersey Federal Trial Courts Rule in Favor of Insurers for Covid-19 Claims

In a trilogy of recent Federal Court trial decisions, three separate cases upheld the insurer’s “virus exclusion”  barring coverage for losses “caused directly or indirectly by the presence, growth, proliferation, spread…of any virus.”  While the Third Circuit has not reached a decision on these issues, Federal Trial Courts adjudicating summary judgment motions in favor of […]

Cooper Levenson Welcomes New Partner John A. Talvacchia

Cooper Levenson is pleased to announce that John A. Talvacchia has joined the firm as a Partner in the Insurance Defense Litigation practice group. Talvacchia’s practice has focused on the defense of professional malpractice matters for 25 years. He has an extensive background in the representation of health care professionals and hospitals, and has tried […]

Brittany Bonetti Authors Chapter on Cannabis Use in Healthcare

Brittany Bonetti

Atlantic City, N.J. — Brittany A. Bonetti, an attorney at Cooper Levenson, is the author of a chapter in Health Care and the Business of Cannabis, a practical guide to be published by the American Health Law Association. The book addresses the legal haze surrounding the business of cannabis within the traditional health care industry. Bonetti authored […]

To our Chapter 13 clients: from Erin Brignola, Esq.

The deadline to take advantage of the Cares Act (the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act), which made several temporary changes to the Bankruptcy Code to provide financial assistance during the coronavirus crisis, is set to end this month. If you want to file, please contact our office before March 20, 2021 in order […]

Nick Talvacchia Presents on Atlantic City at 2021 Redevelopment Law Institute

Nicholas F. Talvacchia, a partner at Cooper Levenson, Attorneys at Law, will present on Atlantic City redevelopment at the annual 2021 Redevelopment Law Institute, held virtually on Fri., Feb. 26, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. This year’s program takes a virtual trip around a variety of New Jersey municipalities and features attorneys, planners, financial consultants, […]