Monthly Archives: March 2014

Major NLRB Decision Finds Scholarship College Football Players Are Employees

Readers should be aware of a potential landmark decision from the National Labor Relations Board on Wednesday, March 26, 2014, in which the NLRB found that the Division I football players receiving scholarships at Northwestern University are employees of the university under the National Labor Relations Act.  It is anticipated that the decision will be […]

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Capehart Scatchard Bowls for the Kids

Mt. Laurel, NJ – –  Employees of Capehart Scatchard recently participated in the First Annual Kids’ Chance of New Jersey Bowling Event.  The event was held to raise money for Kids’ Chance, a non-profit organization, created to provide educational opportunities and scholarships for the children of workers who were fatally or catastrophically injured on the […]

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Capehart Attorneys Named “Super Lawyers” and “New Jersey Rising Stars” for 2014

Mt. Laurel, NJ – – Capehart Scatchard is pleased to announce that the following shareholders have recently been named “Super Lawyers” as voted by their peers and facilitated by Law & Politics and New Jersey Monthly: John Geaney (Workers’ Compensation), Amy Goldstein (Family Law), Nikitas Moustakas (Business/Corporate), Lora Northen (Workers’ Compensation), and Betsy Ramos (Business […]

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OPRA Applies to Requests for Bid Specifications

By: Kelly E. Adler, Esq. In Bozzi v. City of Atlantic City, 2014 N.J. Super. LEXIS 6, decided on January 7, 2014, the Appellate Division addressed three important issues:  (1) whether an actual written OPRA request is necessary for the Open Public Records Act (“OPRA”) to apply;  (2) whether bid specifications are government records under […]

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Capehart Rallies to Support Church in Need

The winter of 2013-14 has been brutal and relentless, replete with driving winds, frozen streets, and massive, soot-laden snowbanks. Those who have just endured it know one thing all too well: the elements can be unforgiving. Most, however, take for granted the reassuring warmth of their homes, their workplaces, and their houses of worship. One […]

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Commercial Litigation Associate Voris M. Tejada, Jr. Joins Capehart

Mt. Laurel, NJ – – Capehart Scatchard is pleased to announce that Voris M. Tejada, Jr., Esq. recently joined the Firm’s Commercial Litigation Department in its Mt. Laurel office. Mr. Tejada, a Marlton resident, represents clients in the areas of commercial, tort, professional liability, premises liability, employment, and insurance coverage litigation.  He received his law […]

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The ABCs of Life Insurance and Divorce

The effects of divorce upon the right to life insurance are often greatly misunderstood,  and many individuals don’t realize the impact that divorce has upon this asset. As such, upon death, many policies are paid in a manner which is unintended. Divorce Supersedes Beneficiary Designations When individuals obtain life insurance, the insurer requires that they […]

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