Katlin Trout, Esq. named to Atlantic County Mental Health Advisory Board

Katlin Trout, an attorney in the Atlantic City law firm of Cooper Levenson, Attorneys at Law, has been named to the Atlantic County Mental Health Advisory Board (MHAB.) The 12-member volunteer board serves as an advocate and advisor to County Executive Dennis Levinson and the Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) for the […]

ROI-NJ Names Lloyd D. Levenson a 2022 Influencer

Atlantic City, N.J.- Lloyd D. Levenson of Cooper Levenson, Attorneys at Law has been named to the 2022 ROI Influencers Power List by ROI-NJ. Levenson was recognized in the Top Lawyers category and noted for his work in casino and i-gaming law, government services, and cannabis law. The 2022 ROI Influencers Power List includes the […]

Cooper Levenson Attorneys to present at New Jersey Society of CPAs Atlantic/Cape May Chapter Webinar February 17

Tax attorneys from Cooper Levenson will present a webinar – Latest Developments in Estate, Gift, Generation-Skipping, Federal and State Income Taxation, on Thursday Feb. 17, 2022. Join a discussion of how estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes work, including who is considered a “skip” person, indirect skip gifts, what triggers the generation-skipping tax, as well as the […]

2022, New Rules?

To Our School Board Community: First, Happy New Year (we think)!! Though we hoped this year would start without Executive Orders, last minute guidance, and unclear recommendations, it seems that’s not going to be our reality.  Second, we are still working on all of the new information and guidance, so everyone should try and remain patient and flexible […]

Nov. 19 Deadline: Cooper Levenson Holiday Card Art Contest 2021 Edition

Cooper Levenson is proud to announce a Holiday Card Art Contest, open to students in grades 1 – 8. The prizes are a $50 gift card to the winning student (to use however they like), and a $100 gift card to the winning student’s art teacher, to be used for art supplies, a class party, […]

School Update: Vaccines and Masks

To Our School Board Community: As we anticipate the return to full in person instruction for our students, we are again seeing increased Executive Orders, and last minute guidance. On August 20, 2021 the New Jersey Department of Education updated the “Road Forward” guidance and on August 23, 2021, Governor Murphy announced Executive Order 253 […]

William S. Donio to speak on “School Law Today” Podcast Wed. Feb. 17 at 2 p.m.

William S. Donio, Chairman of Cooper Levenson’s Education Law Practice Group, will join Ray Pinney of the New Jersey School Board Association on the podcast “School Law Today” Wed. Feb. 17 at 2 p.m. Donio and Pinney will discuss remote instruction and student privacy. The session description includes: “One of the foundations of education law […]

Is Filing for Divorce a Piece of Cake?

I recently saw a story about a bride who uploaded a polarizing Tik Tok video from her wedding. The video showed the bride playfully putting some frosting on her new husband’s face during the cake cutting. Harmless enough—or so she thought. Well, he in turn grabbed the cake, all three layers of it, and smashed […]

First Look at Executive Order #214

To Our School Board Community: On January 11, 2021, Governor Murphy signed Executive Order No. 214 regarding the implementation of new policies for the 2020-2021 school year. Specifically, the Executive Order implements the following: The statutory graduation proficiency test requirement mandated by N.J.S.A. 18A:7C-2 et seq. is waived for seniors who have not yet met […]

First Look at Executive Order No. 175

To Our School Board Community: Today, the Governor issued Executive Order No. 175 which addresses, among other things, reopening plans and reopening requirements, requirements for all-remote learning, and periodic updates to the Department of Education. We are working to unpack this lengthy Executive Order so we can provide you with the most up-to-date and accurate […]