“Crown Act” Signed into Law Banning Discrimination Based on Hairstyle or Texture

Posted on December 27, 2019 in Civil Rights by

On December 19, 2019, Governor Phil Murphy signed into law a bill entitled the “Create a Respectful and Open Workspace for Natural Hair Act” or “CROWN Act”, which amends the Law Against Discrimination (“LAD”) and prohibits discrimination in the workplace and schools based on hairstyle or texture that is attributed […]

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Great Tips for Buying Safe Toys

Posted on December 10, 2019 in Newsletter by

Are you buying presents for the children in your life this holiday season? Every year dangerous toys cause serious injuries to kids. Here are tips to avoid these safety risks: Always follow the suggested age limits. Be aware of recalled toys, especially if you are buying secondhand. Do your research […]

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D.C. Joins States Suing JUUL Labs

Posted on November 26, 2019 in Defective Product by

The District of Columbia is joining several states in suing e-cigarette manufacturer JUUL Labs Inc. These lawsuits allege that JUUL’s viral marketing contributed to the epidemic of youth e-cigarette. They further allege that JUUL’s advertising targeted teens through the use of young models, bright colors, and sweet flavors like Fruit […]

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