December 15, 2016

    Not so much stories about snowflakes and reindeer, gifts under the tree, but the stories I found to be more interesting as a lawyer. I know some of you think lawyers are the Grinch, but a lot of my colleagues practice Law because they really do want to make a difference, want to help people,…Read More >>

  • Holiday Safety Begins at Home

    November 15, 2016

    Holiday Safety Begins at Home Every year, thousands are sickened by the food they eat. At no time is more true than the holidays. Food rushed through, undercooked. Food left out all day at home buffets. Cross contamination, seafood to meat to eggs to bread. This is not limited to food we eat at home.…Read More >>

  • More evidence from doctors there is no medical malpractice crisis

    November 8, 2016

    The most prestigious American Medical Journal, the Journal of the American Medical Association, or JAMA, recently published an article which indicated that medical malpractice claims have decreased by almost half between 2002 and 2013. The average payout has decreased from $218,400 in 2007 to $195,000 in 2013. Insurance companies continue to shout about the occasional…Read More >>

  • Annual New Jersey State League of Municipalities Conference

    November 7, 2016

    Christopher Costa, Esq. has been selected as a panel speaker at the 101st Annual New Jersey State League of Municipalities Conference in Atlantic City on November 16, 2016. The talk will take place at the Convention Center at 3:00 p.m. and will address the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Person Act (RLUIPA). This is a…Read More >>

  • Life expectancy in the US is declining

    October 13, 2016

    Life expectancy in the US goes down for the first time in 100 years Shocking. We think of Third World countries and Russia as having shortening lifespans. But the US of A? Sadly, yes this is almost entirely attributed to overdoses on opioids, many of which are legal drugs badly use after being purchased on…Read More >>