Essex County Mother and Daughter Convicted for Stealing Nearly $600,000 in Unemployment Benefits

February 20, 2014 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

On December 20, 2013, Janice Allen, 57, and Janice Dilligard, 37, a mother and daughter from Newark, were convicted for filing false unemployment insurance fund claims and stealing a total of $585,304 from New Jersey’s Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund. Specifically, the pair was convicted of second-degree conspiracy, second-degree theft by deception and second-degree financial facilitation, […]

Women are Now Allowed to Seek Restraining Orders for Unborn Children

February 11, 2014 · by RLF Attorneys · in

A landmark ruling recently issued by New Jersey Superior Court Judge Lawrence Jones has paved the way for pregnant women who are threatened by domestic violence to seek restraining orders for their unborn children. The opinion acknowledged that New Jersey does not recognize fetuses as having legal rights. However, Judge Jones asserted that women who […]

Bieber’s Superbowl Flight Gives New Meaning to Phrase Mile “High” Club

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En route from Canada to Teterboro Airport in New Jersey on January 31st, Justin Bieber upset his flight crew and stirred an investigation by Port Authority cops, customs officials, and DEA agents by smoking marijuana aboard his private jet. On his way to attend Superbowl weekend festivities, the 19-year old star and his 10-man entourage, […]

Tips on How to Prevent a DWI

February 4, 2014 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NTHSA) estimates that drunk driving costs our nation in excess of $37 billion dollars a year and caused greater than 10,000 deaths in 2012.  The media often portrays the issue of drunk driving as prevalent for underage drivers. The reality is drunk drivers under the age of 21 made […]