Malamut & Associates

July 20, 2017

Worker Pursues Workers’ Compensation for Off-Duty Injury

In Grawehr v. Twnshp. of E. Hanover, N.J. Super. App. Div., a respondent filed for benefits after slipping and falling due to ice in one of […]
July 12, 2017

Can I Work While Under House Arrest?

Those who have been charged with a non-violent crime may be eligible to serve their sentence at home, typically when prisons are overcrowded or as a […]
July 5, 2017

What Civilians Can Do When Police Tow Their Car

It’s not uncommon for police to have a vehicle towed. In some cases, a driver is not validly licensed, does not have proof of insurance or […]
June 23, 2017

How to Select the Best Mediator for your Legal Needs

Not every legal case has to be presented in front of a judge and jury. In many cases, it makes more sense to have a mediator […]
June 9, 2017

Can I Buy a Car or Refinance While Declaring Bankruptcy?

In general, bankruptcy debtors don’t typically enter major transactions when someone is going through bankruptcy without the Trustee and the Court’s approval. However, in some cases, […]
May 16, 2017

What Are the Basic Components of a Union Contract?

Contracts are agreements between two parties that ensure that both parties understand their obligations to one another. Contracts are written with the intention that both parties […]
April 20, 2017

What Happens After a Probation Violation?

When someone is released on probation, they can rejoin society and the community but with a specific set of requirements for their release. This can include […]
April 7, 2017

How Can an Off-road Safety Course Help to Prevent ATV Injury?

Riding All-Terrain Vehicles, or ATVs is a popular hobby and a great way to get out into the great outdoors and enjoy both fresh air and […]
March 31, 2017

What are the Three Classifications of FDA Recalls for Pharmaceuticals?

We are all familiar with product recalls. They are what happens when a manufacturer or distributor discovers that their product has a safety issue or defect […]
March 24, 2017

How Do Workplace Slip and Fall Claims Differ from Other Types of Slip and Fall Claims?

Slip and fall accidents happen every day, in all types of circumstances. According to the National Floor Safety Institute’s statistics, falls account for more than eight […]
December 19, 2017

Workers Exposed to High Levels of Noise Can Get Workers’ Compensation for Hearing Loss

When you think of workers’ compensation, you probably think of the types of injuries or illnesses that require hospitalization or time off of work to rehabilitate […]
December 12, 2017

How a Prescribed Exercise Plan and Diet Can Help You Get Back to Work Faster

If there’s one thing that’s true of people who’ve been injured on the job, it’s that they want to get back to work as quickly as […]
November 17, 2017

Understanding Stalking Laws for Personal Safety

Is your ex simply having a difficult time letting go of the relationship or do you have a case of stalking on your hands? The word […]
October 12, 2017

Choosing the Right Personal Injury Lawyer for your Case

Finding the right lawyer for your case is more than finding someone who has been successful in cases. Instead, it comes down to who checks the […]
October 6, 2017

Tips for Municipal Court Appearances

Court appearances are daunting whether they are for a criminal charge or a simple traffic violation. Even when you are not facing heavy charges, the uncertainty […]
October 5, 2017

Who Chooses the Doctor When a Worker is Injured?

After an injury, most workers want to see their own doctor. However, this might pose a risk later when trying to receive Worker’s Compensation benefits. However, […]
August 30, 2017

Claims Against Conrail in NJ Derailment Tossed Out by Third Circuit

The last week of August, lawsuits against Consolidated Rail Corp. were tossed out by the Third Circuit. The lawsuits were in lieu of a 2012 train […]
August 17, 2017

Search, Seizure and Arrest Rights Under the Fourth Amendment

Under the law, it is understood legal authorities need a warrant for search, seizure and arrests, but the law is more nuanced than the average citizen […]
July 20, 2017

Worker Pursues Workers’ Compensation for Off-Duty Injury

In Grawehr v. Twnshp. of E. Hanover, N.J. Super. App. Div., a respondent filed for benefits after slipping and falling due to ice in one of […]