Former NY Giants Player Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion

December 24, 2015 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

Former New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress pled guilty to tax evasion earlier this month for failing to pay $46,000 in taxes in 2013. He filed his 2013 income tax return with the New Jersey Division of Taxation, but the electronic payment did not go through. The Division of Revenue and Enterprise Services notified […]

New Jersey Passes Law Allowing Medical Marijuana in Schools

December 9, 2015 · by rosenblumlawfirm · in

New Jersey has passed a law that allows parents to give medical marijuana to sick or disabled children at school, the first law of its kind to be passed in the U.S. The change was inspired by 16-year-old Genny Barbour, who was diagnosed with severe autism and epilepsy. Her doctor recommended she take 4 doses […]

Judge Rules Domestic Violence Act Should Cover Elder Abuse

December 4, 2015 · by RLF Attorneys · in

According to a recent ruling in the Ocean County Superior Court, victims of elder abuse can obtain restraining orders under the the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act. The U.S. Department of Justice found that one in 10 elders is victimized. In 96% of cases, the abuse comes from a relative or someone living with them. […]