DWI and Municipal Court Defense

Federal Criminal Enforcement of Potential Recreational Marijuana Legalization in New Jersey

There are currently nine states that have legalized recreational use of marijuana (Alaska, California, Maine, Massachusetts, Washington D.C., Colorado, Nevada, and Oregon). Currently in New Jersey while medical marijuana is legal, recreational use is not.  However, Governor elect Philip D. Murphy has stated he plans to pass recreational marijuana legalization within his first 100...
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New Jersey Expungement Law – Are You Eligible?

Need a second chance?  Are you one of the thousands of people a year in the State of New Jersey who have been arrested and/or convicted of an Ordinance Violation, Disorderly Persons Offense, or Indictable Offense?  If so, you may be at a serious disadvantage in obtaining or keeping your employment and/or professional license or...
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Consequences and Penalties: DWI/DUI and other Criminal-Related Offenses Surrounding Alcohol and Drugs

DEMLP partner Greg S. Gargulinski has represented clients in matters involving DWI/DUI, as well as criminal defense at the State, Appellate and Federal levels for nearly two decades. He is a frequent speaker to members of the bar and the local communities on the various issues regarding criminal and motor vehicle law violations. Please reach...
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The New Fair Labor Standards Act Regulations

The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), also known as the federal Wage and Hour Law, regulates minimum wage, overtime, equal pay, record keeping, and child labor for employees of enterprises engaged in interstate or foreign commerce, and employees of state and local governments (basically everyone). The FLSA is arguably the most violated labor law by...
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NJ Implements Changes to the Criminal Expungement Process

New Jersey just passed a new law that will make it easier for certain people with criminal records to “expunge” their criminal histories. An expungement essentially wipes an arrest, conviction, and any related proceedings from an individual’s record: from a legal perspective, an expungement treats those events as if they had never occurred - subject...
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Cars Can Now Be Searched Without A Warrant in NJ

New Jersey driver rights took a hit this week. In a surprising decision this week our state’s highest court reversed a prior decision regarding when police are allowed to search our vehicles. In its most recent decision determining when police can search vehicles in the course of a motor vehicle stop, the New Jersey Supreme Court...
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