Landmark Dog Bite Case: Barkosky v. Weber’s Training School – Appellate Court Holds Parents Liable for Child’s Injuries

Barkosky v. Weber’s Training Sch. Docket No. A-3142-21 Decided June 23, 2023 Submitted by New Jersey Personal Injury Lawyer, Jeffrey Hark. In a recent unpublished opinion, the Appellate Court of New Jersey decided defendants’ appeal from a Law Division order dismissing their counterclaim and third-party claim for failure to state a claim pursuant to Rule 4:6-2(e).…

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If You Are Convicted of a DUI/DWI You Cannot Bring a Claim For Personal Injury as a Result of an Accident

George Castano v. Wendell Augustine, et al. Docket No.:    A-3925-21 Decided March 6, 2023 Submitted by New Jersey Personal Injury Lawyer, Jeffrey Hark. In a recent published decision, the Appellate Division affirmed the denial of defendant’s motion for summary judgment of plaintiff’s personal injury complaint stemming from a motor vehicle accident in which plaintiff admitted…

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Glenn Hughes v. Jason Worthington: Determined Whether Injuries Were Permanent and Causally Related to the Accident

Glenn Hughes v. Jason Worthington Docket No. A-0854-21 Decided December 30, 2022 Submitted by New Jersey Personal Injury Lawyer, Jeffrey Hark. In a recent unpublished opinion, the Appellate Court of New Jersey decided plaintiff’s appeal from an order dismissing his personal injury complaint with prejudice. In October 2017, plaintiff rear-ended defendant’s vehicle in an automobile accident.…

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O’Keefe v. Marcovici: Premises Liability in Slip-And-Fall Personal Injury

O’Keefe v. Marcovici Docket No. A-0010-21 Decided December 13, 2022 Submitted by New Jersey Personal Injury Lawyer, Jeffrey Hark. In a recent unpublished opinion, the Appellate Court of New Jersey decided plaintiffs’ appeal from an order granting defendant’s motion for summary judgment and dismissing their complaint with prejudice. Plaintiffs also appealed the trial court’s order denying…

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Fritzy Rivera v. Cherry Hill Towers, LLC.: Liability of Property Managers in Personal Injury Cases

Fritzy Rivera v. Cherry Hill Towers, LLC. Docket No. A-2394-21 Decided December 12, 2022 Submitted by New Jersey Personal Injury Lawyer, Jeffrey Hark. In a recent published opinion, the Appellate Court of New Jersey decided defendant’s appeal from an order denying the property manager, Vikco’s, motion for summary judgment to dismiss plaintiff’s complaint. Cherry Hill Towers…

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Premises Liability in Personal Injury Cases

Adel Hanna v. Woodland Cmty. Ass’n Docket No. A-0277-21 Decided November 17, 2022 Submitted by New Jersey Personal Injury Lawyer, Jeffrey Hark. In a recent unpublished opinion, the Appellate Court of New Jersey decided plaintiff’s appeal of an Order granting summary judgment to all defendants pursuant to the “ongoing storm rule”. Plaintiff fell in the parking…

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Personal Injury Complaint Dismissed Because the Plaintiff’s Expert Report May Have Been Sufficient to Overcome Summary Judgment

Tennille Broome v. Shoprite of Millville Docket No.:    A-210-20 Decided July 18, 2022 Submitted by New Jersey Personal Injury Lawyer, Jeffrey Hark. In a recent unpublished decision, the Appellate Division overturned a dismissal of a personal injury complaint because the plaintiff’s expert report may have been sufficient to overcome summary judgment. In Broome v. Shoprite,…

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