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September 2018

Jardim, Meisner & Susser, P.C. Fends Off Attempt to Overturn Primary Candidate’s Election Win

2018-09-25T12:20:33+00:00September 25th, 2018|Election Law, JMS in the News, News|

Winning an election is tough enough, but when your victory is by a slim margin, expect even more challenges. In Dover’s Democratic Primary for the Fourth Ward Board of Alderman, challenger Carlos Valencia beat incumbent Ronald Camacho by 12 votes (following a recount of machine, vote-by-mail, and provisional ballots). Alderman Camacho claimed that the win [...]

July 2018

Scott Salmon Named to NJ Insider’s “100 Insider Millenials” list

2018-07-28T17:56:58+00:00July 28th, 2018|JMS in the News|

Our very own Scott Salmon, counsel with the firm, was named to NJ Insider's "100 Millenial Insiders." Scott ranks No. 68 in the list of political up-and-comers. NJ Insider notes that Scott "impressed with his CD7 campaign and created some brilliant ads, showed political cunning in endorsing Malinowski, and now started the Facebook video series [...]

October 2017

Jardim, Meisner & Susser named one of the ‘Fastest Growing Law Firms’ in the U.S.

2017-10-04T12:25:07+00:00October 4th, 2017|JMS in the News, News|

Law Firm 500 has named Jardim, Meisner & Susser, P.C., one of the Fastest Growing Law Firms in the United States. The Law Firm 500 Award recognizes firms that have achieved significant growth in revenues. Jardim, Meisner & Susser was selected as number 148 from among over 10,000 nominations nationwide, with a growth rate [...]

February 2017

Whistleblower Suit Accuses Chubb of Destroying Claims Evidence

2017-02-24T16:31:27+00:00February 27th, 2017|Business Law, Civil Litigation, JMS in the News|

Charles Toutant / New Jersey Law Journal - A former vice president of claims for Chubb Corp. claims in a suit that he was fired for complaining about the destruction of evidence in cases the company was litigating. Meanwhile, the company has filed a separate complaint in federal court seeking to compel arbitration in [...]

November 2016

JMS Wins $260,000 in Case Against Broker

2017-02-24T16:31:48+00:00November 27th, 2016|Business Law, JMS in the News, News|

Attorneys Rich Meisner and Thomas Jardim of Jardim, Meisner & Susser, P.C., won a $260,000 award for the Jeffrey Matthews Financial Group in an action against former employee Donald Lee Watson, Jr., who allegedly misrepresented his earnings for a previous employer. The FINRA Office of Dispute Resolution granted the award. Mr. Watson received a [...]

September 2015

Inadmissible

2017-01-02T17:00:48+00:00September 22nd, 2015|JMS in the News|

NEW JERSEY LAW JOURNAL - A New Jersey firm achieved a victory in federal court Sept. 10 in its representation of a whistleblower who will be allowed to seek Dodd-Frank retaliation remedies despite only having reported alleged wrongdoing internally, rather than to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, before termination. Florham Park firm Jardim, Meisner [...]

Law 360 Names JMS ‘Legal Lion’

2017-01-02T17:00:48+00:00September 15th, 2015|Business Law, Employment Law, JMS in the News|

LAW 360 - Jardim Meisner & Susser PC joined this week’s pack when the firm convinced the Second Circuit to revive a workplace retaliation claim brought by former Neo@Ogilvy LLC Finance Director Daniel Berman, who was axed from the marketing firm after internally reporting suspected improprieties but before he blew the whistle to the U.S. [...]

Second Circuit to Supreme Court on Whistleblowers: Your Turn

2017-01-02T17:00:48+00:00September 14th, 2015|JMS in the News|

RICHARD J.L. LOMUSCIO / NATIONAL LAW REVIEW - The U.S. Court of Appeals to the Second Circuit’s recent decision holding that Dodd-Frank’s “whistleblower” anti-retaliation protections apply to employees who are dismissed after reporting alleged violations internally but before alerting the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”) creates a Circuit spilt and sets up a potential [...]

Second Circuit Expands Scope of Dodd-Frank Anti-Retaliation Provisions, Sets up Chance for Supreme Court Review

2017-01-02T17:00:49+00:00September 14th, 2015|JMS in the News|

DAVID SMYTH / NATIONAL LAW REVIEW - Once upon a time, Daniel Berman was the finance director of Neo@Ogilvy LLC, a subsidiary of the publicly-traded WPP Group USA, Inc. He did not find a handsome prince or princess there. According to the allegations of a complaint he later filed, Berman discovered various practices at Neo that amounted to [...]

Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Ruling Sets Up Circuit Split

2017-01-02T17:00:49+00:00September 14th, 2015|JMS in the News|

MARK HAMBLETT / NEW YORK LAW JOURNAL – A divided Second Circuit panel has found that the whistleblower protection provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act extend to employees who file only internal complaints and do not report the alleged corporate wrongdoing to the Securities and Exchange Commission. […]