Monthly Archives: November 2015

Beware Religious Discrimination Claims

By Ralph R. Smith, 3rd, Esq. An often overlooked aspect of anti-discrimination laws is the restrictions placed on any kind of employment related discrimination due to an employee’s religious membership or beliefs.  Both Title VII and New Jersey’s Law Against Discrimination (“LAD”) contain broad bans on this type of workplace discrimination.  Employers must remind their […]

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John H. Geaney Addresses Occupational Nursing Group

Mt. Laurel, NJ – – Capehart Scatchard Shareholder, John H. Geaney, Esq., recently spoke at the Annual Meeting and Conference of the New Jersey State Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. (NJSAOHN) in East Windsor, New Jersey. Mr. Geaney addressed state and federal laws having an impact on workers’ compensation.  He also discussed the FMLA […]

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Stephen Fannon Addresses National Business Institute

Mt. Laurel, NJ – – Capehart Scatchard Shareholder, Stephen T. Fannon, Esq. recently spoke at a National Business Institute seminar in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Mr. Fannon spoke on medical issues and their role in the complex workers’ compensation case.  Mr. Fannon addressed the leading cases on psychiatric injuries, occupational stress claims, including Section 31, […]

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Lora Northen Addresses New Jersey Self Insurers’ Association

Mt. Laurel, NJ – –  Capehart Scatchard Shareholder, Lora V. Northen, Esq., spoke at the annual business meeting of the New Jersey Self Insurers’ Association on November 6, 2015. During her presentation, Ms. Northen summarized noteworthy New Jersey workers’ compensation decisions released in 2015.  Some of the case topics covered by Ms. Northen included the […]

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