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Attorney Erin Ehrlich Speaks on Fox News Regarding the Ferguson Case

With new details emerging from the grand jury files on Ferguson, our firm's own Erin Ehrlich joined Ed Henry on Fox News to discuss what this could mean moving forward for both Officer Darren ...
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Derek D. Reed to Give a Seminar in February

With economic times hovering between uncertain and difficult, there is no problem or concern too small that could cause tension between a tenant and his landlord. Staying proactive and knowledgeable ...
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Derek D. Reed Receives Prestigious Award at the Garden State Awards

It is with great honor to announce that one of our partners, Derek D. Reed has received the New Jersey Apartment Association's (NJAA) prestigious Associate Member of the Year Award at the 21st ...
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Attorney Anne Ward Pens Article for POA of New Jersey

Anne Ward of Ehrlich, Petriello, Gudin & Plaza, Attorneys at Law has recently had an article published on the website for the Property Owners Association (POA) of New Jersey entitled ...
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When the Bank Doesn't Pay

Everyone relies upon construction loans. Owners, contractors, subcontractors and suppliers rely upon the lenders (usually a bank) for payments needed for construction. The loans are made to the owner, ...
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Frequently Asked Questions by Unit Owners

Answered by Anne P. Ward, Esq., Senior Counsel in the Condominium Law Department of Ehrlich, Petriello, Gudin & Plaza. I. Do you recommend term limits on Board members? I strongly recommend that ...
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Attend The POA's "Landlord-Tenant Law" Meeting On June 11

Learn what you NEED to know to avoid losses, safeguard against bad tenancies, and recover your units faster! Join us on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 as the Property Owners Association features their ...
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Proposed Revisions to Newark Rent Control Ordinance

Newark City Council has proposed dramatic revisions to its rent control ordinance, which will be considered by Council in May. The proposal would: significantly reduce allowable rent increases; limit ...
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Three Partners Selected into 2014 List of New Jersey Super Lawyers®

Ehrlich, Petriello, Gudin & Plaza, Attorneys at Law is proud to announce that three of our partners have been selected for inclusion in the 2014 list of New Jersey Super Lawyers® . John ...
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Jeffrey Plaza Named Chairman of Bernards Township Planning Board in 2014

Ehrlich, Petriello, Gudin & Plaza, Attorneys at Law is proud to announce that partner Jeffrey Plaza has been selected by the Bernards Township Planning Board to serve as its Chairman for 2014. ...
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Attorneys Gudin and Reed to Speak at Seminar on Landlord and Tenant Law

At Ehrlich, Petriello, Gudin & Plaza, Attorneys at Law, we continually strive to stay abreast of any new developments in the law in an effort to better serve our clientele. In addition to keeping ...
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Derek D. Reed to Speak at Landlord Tenant Law Seminar in February

At Ehrlich, Petriello, Gudin & Plaza, Attorneys at Law, our legal team is frequently involved in authoring legal publications, and speaking at continuing legal education (CLE) seminars on various ...
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Property Division in Newark

Depending on the state where your divorce takes place, there are various ways that property division can occur. In New Jersey, equitable distribution is used and this will mean that the property a ...
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Conducting Business as a Limited Liability Company

There's no one legal structure that works best for all businesses. The most favorable choice depends on a number of factors, including the number of owners, your tax situation, and whether or not ...
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Geralyn Humphrey and David Sideman Have Joined The Firm

We are pleased to announce that Geralyn Humphrey ( ghumphrey@epgp-law.com) and David Sideman ( David@epgp-law.com ) have joined the firm. Lynn has over 25 years experience in real estate and ...
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Construction Lien: Duty Of Supplier To Verify Source Of Funds

In a case interpreting the New Jersey Construction Lien Law, a material supplier filed a construction lien when its customer/subcontractor became insolvent. The supplier had provided materials to the ...
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Court Allows Condominium Association To Restore And Rent Abandoned Unit

A New Jersey Court recently granted a motion filed by Anne P. Ward, Esq. on behalf of a condominium association and entered an Order appointing a Rent Receiver for a condominium unit left vacant by ...
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Emergency Assistance Hurricane Sandy

The following information may be helpful to obtain assistance from the State of New Jersey and the Federal Government: New Jersey State of Emergency Management: www.state.nj.us/njoem Federal Emergency ...
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New Jersey Supreme Court Expands Right Of Putative Fathers To Obtain Paternity Tests

In the recent case of D.W. v. R.W., the New Jersey Supreme Court ruled that presumptive fathers who have a reasonable basis to question the paternity of a child can compel genetic testing even if it ...
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Failure to comply with terms of construction contract prohibits request for change order

Plaintiff was a subcontractor on a public contract, and sought payment of $58,774 for extra work. The trial court denied Plaintiff's claim because Plaintiff had failed to obtain prior written ...
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Timing Of IRA Distributions

When it comes to taxes, reaching age 70½ is an important milestone. That's because you have to start taking minimum annual distributions from your traditional IRAs when you reach age ...
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Post-Death Distributions From an IRA

If you inherited a traditional IRA you should know that you may be able to improve your tax picture by taking timely action and "reshaping" the method of sharing and distributing the IRA. In ...
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Family Limited Partnerships

Keeping the Family Business in the Family When a family business passes from one generation to the next, estate taxes often inflict a crushing burden. One succession strategy that eliminates the ...
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Securing Your Claim: Construction Liens and Bond Claims

Overview Historical Background Mechanic's lien legislation was first enacted in New Jersey in 1820. A critical need existed for new construction. There was no prior common law remedy, so the ...
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