By Karen Mason | Published October 16, 2013 | |
- Of Counsel
Shawn Neufeld will receive the Legacy Award from Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mercer County at the organization’s 40th anniversary gala on October 25. BBBS provides a mentoring program for children ages six to eighteen. Shawn served as a member of the Board of Trustees for nine years, including two years as its President. During Read MoreRead More
Mason, Griffin & Pierson is a sponsor for the Princeton Family YMCA’s Centennial Awards. The October 24 award program recognizes the achievements of individuals dedicated to youth development. The firm enjoys a long-standing relationship with the YMCA through the dedicated service of several of its attorneys, and specifically through its founding partner, Ralph S. Mason. Read MoreRead More
Mason, Griffin & Pierson continues its annual support of the Princeton Public Library. The firm is a corporate sponsor of the October 19 fundraiser, “Beyond Words”. The evening benefit will help library programming and the acquisition of books and library materials. More about the event at: https://community.princetonlibrary.org/beyondwords/Read More
Mason, Griffin & Pierson is a sponsor for the Friends of Dottie’s House Triathlon taking place at Island Beach State Park on Sunday, October 13. Dottie’s House is a not-for-profit organization that provides transitional housing for women and children of domestic violence. For information, go to www.https://dottieshouse.org/.Read More
Mason, Griffin & Pierson is pleased to be a sponsor at the October 5 concert to benefit The Foundation of Morris Hall/St. Lawrence, Inc. Located in Lawrenceville, New Jersey. The facilities of Morris Hall/St. Lawrence provide skilled nursing, an out patient health center, and a rehabilitation center. The Peter Nero and the Pops concert will Read MoreRead More
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In a recent decision (Justin Wild v. Carriage Funeral Holdings, Inc.), the New Jersey Supreme Court determined that an employee who is fired for using medical marijuana outside the workplace may bring a claim for disability discrimination under the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination. Mason, Griffin & Pierson Attorney, Elizabeth Zuckerman, who argued the cause for Amicus Curiae National Employment Lawyers Association of New Jersey, stated the "decision is a win for employees who test positive for marijuana due to their lawful use of medical marijuana outside the workplace."
Jeanne-Marie Scollo has become an Associate with Mason, Griffin & Pierson, P.C. She earned her J.D from Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center. She is a member of the firm's Local Government Law and Litigation Practice Groups. Ms. Scollo brings over nine years of previous legal experience to the firm. She served as Deputy County Counsel for Middlesex County from 2014 to 2019 and was previously a solo practitioner in New Brunswick. Ms. Scollo is admitted in New Jersey and New York and is a member of the New Jersey Institute of Local Government Attorneys, Mercer County, Middlesex County, and New Jersey State Bar Associations.