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The business environment is getting more challenging and complex as companies strive to comply with increased regulation and economic pressures. Mason, Griffin & Pierson, P.C., a business law firm in Princeton, can help companies of all sizes rise to the challenge with legal knowledge in business transactions, regulatory compliance, business banking, and commercial real estate.
Businesses, whether they are small or large, all require transactional legal services. The Princeton firm’s business lawyers partner with you to learn about your business and to understand your goals and objectives. By understanding your goals, the attorneys can better structure your legal transactions and protect your business interests. The team of business lawyers can assist with routine and complex transactions involving:
For over 60 years, Mason, Griffin & Pierson, P.C. has provided legal services to support the development and growth of the local business community. The firm’s comprehensive commercial real estate services include:
The challenge of regulatory compliance for businesses is growing more complicated every day. The firm’s business lawyers have extensive experience with the regulations and business laws governing New Jersey companies and can help represent your interests in compliance obligations and employment matters:
Mason, Griffin & Pierson, P.C. is a law firm in Princeton, New Jersey that can help you with a wide range of business law needs. The firm has been practicing law in the community for over six decades and is committed to serving clients throughout central New Jersey, including Princeton residents, businesses and government entities. The lawyers have a depth of knowledge in local business laws and regulations and are well-respected in the legal and business community.
In adversarial situations, the firm’s Princeton business attorneys are seasoned litigators. The firm understands litigation can disrupt your business operations and productivity. Therefore, the business lawyers aggressively pursue effective and efficient resolutions to minimize the impact of litigation on your organization.
Have you ever experienced discrimination in the workplace? Do you know your rights as an employee? This class will explore topics including: sexual harassment; discrimination on the basis of age, race, disability, or other protection classifications; medical marijuana in the workplace; whistle-blower claims; NJ’s newly enacted Wage Theft Act; the difference between the Federal and State family leave acts; and other laws that protect employees. We will discuss hypothetical employment claims based on real life employment experiences. Update: This course will also cover new employee protections available due to COVID-19.
The instructor for this course is Mason, Griffin & Pierson attorney, Elizabeth Zuckerman, Esq., who has been practicing employment law in Princeton for 30 years.
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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.