Walfish v. Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company
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By David C. Franceski, Jr.

A “special agent” of a “general agent” selling insurance pursuant to an express independent contractor agreement satisfies New Jersey’s “ABC” test of independent contractor status,

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More on SCOTUS’ 5-4 Holding in Home Depot that Third-Party Counterclaim Defendants Can’t Remove a Class Action
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As promised, here’s a more detailed analysis of the Supreme Court’s Home Depot decision that the term “defendant,” as used in the general removal statute and in the class action removal statute,

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Stephens Inc., In Re
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By Jack D. Ballard

Trial court abused its discretion in ordering production of communications between client, investment banker, and their respective attorneys,

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Wall v. Altium Group, LLC
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By David C. Franceski, Jr.

*Quasi-contractual liability such as unjust enrichment may not be imposed if an express contract concerning identical subject matter will not support recovery.

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SEC v. Camarco
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By Paul J. Dubow

*A person who benefits from a spouse’s theft must return those monies to a disgorgement fund,

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Metropolitan Life Ins. Co. v. Bucsek
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By Jill I. Gross

*Court decides issue of arbitrability if there is not sufficient evidence that parties clearly and unmistakably agreed to arbitrate the question of arbitrability.

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