Author: Mark K. Follender

NJ Municipalities Receive Stern Warning from NFL Over Trademark Infringement

The National Football League (NFL) zealously protects its “Super Bowl” trademark, sending out 80 to 100 cease-and-desist letters each year to businesses using the brand without permission. Official sponsors like Pepsi generally shell out millions of dollars in licensing fees in order to use the logo. As New Jersey prepares

NJ eminent domain law

Court Rules NJ Condemning Authorities Do Not Have to Negotiate With Mortgage Assignees

New Jersey still has a large inventory of foreclosed properties. As a result, many municipalities are seeking to condemn the properties for redevelopment and other purposes. In a recent decision, the Appellate Division clarified that that a New Jersey condemning authority is not obligated to negotiate with the assignee of