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April 20, 2021
April 20, 2021

VIDEO: An Overview of New Jersey Workers' Compensation

Articles & Blogs
April 16, 2021
April 16, 2021

Supreme Court of New Jersey Affirms Appellate Court’s Medical Marijuana Decision

Workers' Compensation

Event
April 20, 2021
March 23, 2021

WEBINAR: An Overview of New Jersey Workers' Compensation

Articles & Blogs
February 26, 2021
April 16, 2021

Case Law and Statutory Updates on the Legalization of Marijuana in New Jersey

Articles & Blogs
February 24, 2021
February 24, 2021

Proposed New Jersey Legislation will Significantly Affect Insurance Carriers, Third-Party Administrators and Employers in Workers’ Compensation Matters

Articles & Blogs
February 19, 2021
February 19, 2021

Early Indications Reveal that New Jersey Courts Will Uphold a Virus Exclusion Regarding COVID-19 Business Interruption Claims

New Jersey

Articles & Blogs
January 27, 2021
January 28, 2021

Skating Through Snow and Ice Mishaps - A Primer in New Jersey’s Premises Liability Law

Articles & Blogs
January 26, 2021
January 26, 2021

New Jersey Supreme Court Authorizes Virtual Civil Jury Trials

Articles & Blogs
January 13, 2021
January 13, 2021

Is An Adverse Reaction To An Employer-Mandated COVID-19 Vaccine Compensable Under The New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Act?

Articles & Blogs
December 10, 2020
December 10, 2020

Governor Murphy Clarifies Retroactivity of New "Hand and Foot" Bill

Articles & Blogs
November 10, 2020
November 10, 2020

Video: Breaking Down the Recent NJ Appellate Court Ruling Limiting Out-of-State Medical Provider Claims

Event
November 10, 2020
October 16, 2020

Breaking Down the Recent NJ Appellate Court Ruling Limiting Out-of-State Medical Provider Claims

Articles & Blogs
October 9, 2020

Appellate Court Concludes that New Jersey Medical Providers Cannot Bring Claim Before New Jersey Workers' Compensation Court for Out-Of-State Injuries

Articles & Blogs
September 24, 2020

New Jersey Supreme Court Expands Social Host Liability To Adults Under the Age of 21

Articles & Blogs
September 16, 2020

New Law in New Jersey Predicted to Have Significant Impact on Workers' Comp Claims

Articles & Blogs
May 12, 2020
May 12, 2020

Proposed Presumptive Workers’ Compensation Legislation Would Eliminate Burden of Proof on Essential Workers for COVID-19 Claims

The bill also provides that an essential employee's absence from work due to the virus cannot be considered "on-duty time."

Articles & Blogs
April 24, 2020
April 27, 2020

VIDEO: Work Related Injuries... From Home

Articles & Blogs
April 24, 2020
April 13, 2021

New Jersey Appellate Court’s Icy Reaction to the “On-Going Storm” Defense Could Precipitate a Flurry of Lawsuits

Now is the time for commercial property owners to reevaluate their contracts for snow and ice removal.

Articles & Blogs
April 2, 2020
April 27, 2020

VIDEO: What is the Impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey Workers' Compensation?

With the quick spread of COVID-19, many New Jersey employers are questioning the impact of the virus on the state’s workers’ compensation system.

News
April 1, 2020
April 1, 2020

Chartwell Law Names 2020 New Partners

Chartwell Law named Jennifer C. Brennan and Jonathan P. Spadea as partners effective March 30, 2020.

News
April 1, 2020
April 13, 2021

Chartwell Law’s Philadelphia Office Adds Three Attorneys

Chartwell Law announces the addition of Kristy M. Castagna, Patrick J. Santone, and Derek J. Mayhugh.

Articles & Blogs
March 30, 2020
March 30, 2020

Important Update: New Jersey Workers’ Comp Courts to Open Telephonically

We will continue to keep you updated as more details of how the hearings will be conducted become available and we will continue our efforts at moving cases forward

Articles & Blogs
March 17, 2020
April 10, 2020

What is the Impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey Workers’ Compensation?

If COVID-19 arises out of and in the course of employment is it a compensable illness in NJ?

Articles & Blogs
March 12, 2020
March 12, 2020

New Bill Increases Awards for Hands & Feet Work Injuries

New Jersey

Articles & Blogs
February 14, 2020
February 14, 2020

New Jersey Medical Provider Claims for Out-Of-State Injuries

New Jersey

Articles & Blogs
January 16, 2020
January 16, 2020

Employer Must Reimburse For Medical Marijuana

New Jersey

News
January 6, 2020
January 7, 2020

Chartwell Law Partners Wutz and Searls Successful in U.S. District Court

New Jersey

Articles & Blogs
November 15, 2019
January 9, 2020

Attorney's Fees Likely to Increase on Dependency Claims

New Jersey

Articles & Blogs
November 7, 2019
January 9, 2020

Cross-Jurisdictional Issues That Arise When NJ Residents Work Out of State

New Jersey

Articles & Blogs
October 18, 2019
January 9, 2020

Residency Alone is Not Enough

The NJ appellate division agrees that New Jersey residency, alone, is not enough to confer jurisdiction.

News
October 17, 2019
October 17, 2019

New Jersey Passes Legislation Extending Its Statutes of Limitations on Sexual Abuse Claims

New Jersey’s Governor Phil Murphy signed bill S.447, which will extend in various ways the statute of limitations for civil actions alleging sexual abuse.

News
August 22, 2019
April 13, 2021

Chartwell Law Adds Attorney in New York

Janet J. Lee joins New York City office.

News
August 5, 2019
September 12, 2019

Chartwell Law Adds Workers' Compensation Attorney in New Jersey

Terrence Mitchell joins Moorestown, NJ office.

Articles & Blogs
July 25, 2019
January 9, 2020

An Additional 450 Weeks on Reopener Cases That Become Total Cases

New Jersey

Articles & Blogs
June 6, 2019
January 9, 2020

Understanding the 'Notice' Defense

New Jersey

News
March 13, 2019
September 12, 2019

Presenting Legal Issues in Camping

Chartwell's Greg Scharaga speaks at Tri-State Camp Conference

Articles & Blogs
April 11, 2019
January 9, 2020

Determining the Correct Rate for Temporary Disability Benefits

New Jersey

Articles & Blogs
March 15, 2019
September 12, 2019

What You Need to Know About the Recent Amendments to New Jersey's Paid Family Leave Laws

Major amendments have been enacted to family leave laws.

News
March 13, 2019
September 12, 2019

Chartwell Law Adds Workers’ Compensation Attorney

Jason D. Lewis joins New York offices.

Articles & Blogs
March 7, 2019
January 9, 2020

The Idiopathic Defense Remains as Difficult As Ever to Prove

New Jersey

Articles & Blogs
January 24, 2019
January 9, 2020

New Jersey Medical Provider Claims: Six-Year Statute of Limitations

New Jersey

News
January 10, 2019
April 12, 2021

Chartwell Law Continues Growth in New York Office

Nicholas R. Switach joins Chartell Law's New York offices.

News
January 3, 2019
April 13, 2021

Chartwell Law Adds Liability Defense Attorney to Philadelphia Office

Rachel M. Rosenfeld has been named associate in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania office of Chartwell Law.

Articles & Blogs
December 13, 2018
September 12, 2019

The End of Bona Fide Offers

New Jersey Governor Murphy signs bill ending bona fide offers.

Articles & Blogs
November 2, 2018
September 12, 2019

The Use of Medical Marijuana in Workers’ Compensation

The Use of Medical Marijuana in Workers’ Compensation

News
November 30, 2017
April 12, 2021

Chartwell Law Adds Workers' Comp Attorney

Chartwell Law added insurance defense attorney Jennifer C. Brennan to the firm’s Moorestown, NJ, office.

News
January 3, 2018
April 12, 2021

Chartwell Law Adds Workers' Comp Attorney to NJ Office

Chartwell Law added workers' comp attorney Jennifer C. Brennan to the firm’s Moorestown, NJ, office.

Results
April 13, 2017
April 13, 2021

Chartwell Obtains Defense Verdict in NJ Jury Trial

John M. Wutz from Chartwell’s Philadelphia office obtained a complete defense verdict

Results
June 21, 2017
April 13, 2021

Another Big Win for Chartwell Partner John Wutz

In his fourth straight jury trial victory on behalf of a Chartwell client in a premises liability case, John M. Wutz, Esquire obtained a complete defense verdict

Articles & Blogs
September 27, 2018
September 12, 2019

Proposed New Jersey Bad Faith Statute Could Lead to Much Larger Awards for First Party Bad Faith Claims

Chartwell Law breaks down proposed New Jersey Bad Faith Statute