On April 28, 2022 Stephen DeNittis spoke at New Jersey Association of Justice Mass Torts Boardwalk Seminar in Atlantic City to hundreds of lawyers on PFOA (Perfluorooctanoic Acid – C8) regarding the firm’s landmark ruling in Vera v. Middlesex Water Company wherein the firm obtained class certification of a class of approximately 61,000 customers of
Court Orders Class Certification in Case Against Middlesex Water Company in Suit Over Cancer Causing Chemical
In a lawsuit filed by DeNittis Osefchen Prince, P.C., on Friday April 21, 2022, the Honorable Michael A. Toto, A.J.S.C. of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Middlesex County, granting class certification of a class of approximately 300,000 customers who purchase and consumer water from Defendant Middlesex Water Company. The case stems from two notices
DeNittis Osefchen Prince, P.C. along with Hattis & Lukacs recently obtained final approval on March 18, 2022 by the Superior Court of California, San Francisco of a class action settlement on behalf of over 34 million people nationwide (excluding Missouri) with discount retailer Old Navy for alleged deceptive sales practices and “fake” sales. The $15
On Thursday February 10, 2022, DOP’s managing partner Stephen DeNittis, Esq. was asked by the New Jersey Association of Justice (NJAJ) to provide his expertise on proposed consumer protection legislation in New Jersey and to provide input before the New Jersey Senate Commerce Committee regarding the implication passing these law may have on the public.
CLASS ACTION FILED AGAINST MAHWAH TOWNSHIP OVER WATER DEPARTMENT NOTICE ADMITTING TAP WATER VIOLATES LEGAL STANDARD FOR CANCER-CAUSING CHEMICAL PFOS On February 8, 2022, a class action was filed in New Jersey Superior Court, Bergen County, against the Mahwah Township over notices sent in
CLASS ACTION FILED AGAINST WILLINGBORO MUNICIPAL UTILITIES AUTHORITY OVER CUSTOMER NOTICE ADMITTING THAT TAP WATER VIOLATES LEGAL STANDARD FOR CANCER-CAUSING CHEMICAL PFOS On February 1, 2022, a class action was filed in New Jersey Superior Court, Burlington County, against the Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority (“WMUA”) over customer notices which WMUA sent to
SALIU CLASS NOTICE YOU MAY BE ENTITLED TO A CASH BENEFIT IF YOU ARE A NEW JERSEY CITIZEN WHO, BETWEEN SEPTEMBER 1, 2019 AND MAY 13, 2021, WAS CHARGED A “SETTLEMENT FEE” OF MORE THAN $400.00 BY WEICHERT TITLE AGENCY AT A REAL ESTATE CLOSING HELD AT A WEICHERT TITLE AGENCY OFFICE IN NEW JERSEY.
On January 21, 2022 the Superior Court of New Jersey appointed DeNittis Osefchen Prince, P.C. as lead counsel and granted final approval of a proposed class action settlement involving Infinity Diagnostics Laboratory. The proposed settlement would resolve a lawsuit filed by Plaintiffs on behalf of all New Jersey citizens who purchased a finger-stick antibody blood
DOP Pushes Middlesex Water Company To Enter Into Agreement to Remove PFOA-Impacted Wells From Service
December 17, 2021 – An agreement was entered today and filed with the Court between Middlesex Water Company and residents in the class action Vera et al. v. Middlesex Water Company. In response to an Order to Show Cause filed by the law firms DeNittis Osefchen Prince, P.C. and Javerbaum Wurgraft, Middlesex Water Company entered
DOP WINS CLASS CERTIFICATION AND PARTIAL SUMMARY JUDGMENT MOTIONS IN CASE ALLEGING MEDICAL RECORDS ONLINE CHARGED MORE FOR HOSPITAL RECORDS THAN NEW JERSEY LAW ALLOWS
On August 30, 2019, New Jersey Superior Court Judge Sherri Lee Schweitzer granted contested class certification and partial summary judgment motions to the plaintiff in a case which alleged that Medical Records Online (aka “MRO”) routinely charged patients’ attorneys more for copies of Cooper Hospital and other New Jersey hospital records than New Jersey