What Is the FMLA? The Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 (the “FMLA”) was enacted to help employees balance their work and family responsibilities by allowing them to take reasonable unpaid leave for certain family and medical reasons. “The twin purposes of the FMLA are to ‘balance the demands […]
On Wednesday, October 24, 2019, the New Jersey Supreme Court heard arguments in Balducci v. Cige, a case concerning lawyer retainer agreements. Specifically, the issue was whether lawyers in certain fee-shifting cases must inform clients about other attorneys who may be able to represent them for less money. In this […]
On Thursday, August 15, 2019, Ben Folkman will be presenting a a live webcast CLE entitled “New Jersey Trust & Business Accounting: Avoiding the Pitfalls” for Lawline. This course will focus on establishing how trust and business accounts should be organized, understanding the applicable rules, and applying them to your accounting system. In […]
On Wednesday, August 14, 2019, Ben Folkman will be presenting “An Essential Guide To Valuing a Law Practice — A Practical and Ethical Roadmap” at the New Jersey Law Center for the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education. More information can be found here.