By Karen Mason | Published June 29, 2018 | |
- Of Counsel
Keri Reid McNally has joined the firm as an Associate. Ms. McNally received a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law where she served as Executive Editor and Associate Editor of the Seton Hall Law Review. She was Counsel to the New York City Law Department, Office of Corporation Counsel, Labor and Employment Law Read MoreRead More
Anthony R. Todaro has joined the firm as an Associate. Mr. Todaro received a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law where he was named as a Presidential Merit Scholar and was an Associate Editor for the Seton Hall Circuit Review. Mr. Todaro served as Law Clerk to The Honorable Paul Innes, P.J.Ch. and Read MoreRead More
Montgomery Township will celebrate Independence Day with family events and fireworks on June 28 (rain date June 29). For more information go to https://www.twp.montgomery.nj.us/. The Borough of Highland Park will hold an Independence Day celebration at Donaldson Park on Sunday, July 2 (rain date July 3). For more information go to https://www.hpboro.com. Mason, Griffin & Read MoreRead More
Edwin W. Schmierer, Esq., a firm Director, will be an instructor for the New Jersey Planning Official’s Planning and Zoning Board members training session in Somerset County on October 3, 2020. Mr. Schmierer chairs the firm’s Government Practice Group and represents a number of land use boards including the Lawrence Township Planning Board and the Zoning Board of Adjustment, Borough of Pennington Joint Planning and Zoning Board of Adjustment and the West Windsor Zoning Board of Adjustment. The New Jersey Planning Officials can be reached at [email protected] for any land use board member interested in attending the training session.
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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.