Elizabeth Sher, a partner in the litigation department and General Counsel of the Firm, served as co-editor of the 2021 edition of New Jersey Federal Civil Procedure, the leading treatise on federal practice in New Jersey, published by American Lawyer Media (ALM). This annual 27-chapter book, authored by federal judges and practitioners in New Jersey, explores federal practice from jurisdiction through appeal, with extensive citations to Third Circuit and DNJ case law. The book, which is sold by ALM and also distributed to all federal judges in New Jersey, is considered a valuable resource by federal practitioners at all levels. In addition to co-editing the book, Sher is responsible for updating the chapter on discovery. Partner Michael Furey is also a contributing author, responsible for the chapter on jurisdiction. In addition, Day Pitney attorneys Michael Fialkoff, Erin Hodgson, Joshua Katz, Naju Lathia, and Palak Sharma contributed to the updating and editing efforts for this edition.
Judge Christopher Droney (ret.) authored the article, "Tips for Effective Appellate Arguments," for the "Expert Opinion" column of the Connecticut Law Tribune.
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Partners Kevin J. Duffy and Richard H. Brown authored the article, "Shouting FIRE! (or Worse) on Social Media: The Interplay of the First Amendment and Government Involvement in Efforts to Limit or Remove Social Media Content," which was published in the Intellectual Property & Technology Law Journal.
On March 19, Partner and General Counsel Elizabeth J. Sher presented a webinar, "A Delicate Balance: Conflicts, Waivers and Consents," for NITA's studio71.
Judge Christopher Droney (ret.) and Matthew Austin co-authored the article, "The Investigation and Enforcement Landscape Under the Garland Department of Justice," for the New York Law Journal.
Day Pitney Partner and General Counsel Beth Sher was featured by New Jersey Law Journal's After Hours column regarding her new position as President of the Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey.
Of Counsel Alan G. Greer is a recipient of the 2021-2022 Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award.
Judge Christopher F. Droney (ret.) authored the article, "Strategy Moving Forward: Post COVID-19 Advice for Mediations," for the "Expert Opinion" column of the Connecticut Law Tribune.
The American Law Institute has elected 41 new members, including Day Pitney Partner Christopher F. Droney, who will bring their experience to ALI's work of clarifying the law through restatements, principles and model codes.
Day Pitney Partner and General Counsel Beth Sher was featured by Law360 Pulse in a Q&A article discussing her new position as President of the Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey.