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  • Tips for Dealing with Discrimination at the Workplace

    Posted on November 17, 2017 by Neil Durkin Law Offices

    Whether you are facing discrimination or other harassment in the workplace, it is unacceptable for any employee to work in an environment that is hostile. However, even with the moral and legal issues that surround harassment and discrimination, it still happens in the workforce even today. When someone is targeted…

  • Avoiding Pedestrian-Related Traffic Accidents in New Jersey

    Posted on October 17, 2017 by Neil Durkin Law Offices

    October brings awareness to the importance of pedestrian safety on the roads. Between the weather changing and increased activities outside such as trick-or-treating and pumpkin picking, more motorists and pedestrians are more aware of the risks. However, these risks don’t end as Halloween passes. Pedestrians have rules applied to them…

  • Four Elements of a Successful Slip and Fall Accident Case

    Posted on September 13, 2017 by Neil Durkin Law Offices

    When you take a fall and sustain a personal injury due to someone else’s negligence, you are entitled to compensation. However, those facts alone will not win a case. Instead, certain elements must be satisfied in order to be successful in your slip and fall accident case. With the right…

  • How Do I Handle a Hostile Work Environment Professionally?

    Posted on August 12, 2017 by Neil Durkin Law Offices

    Arguments and poor attitudes are sure to happen in the workforce. From bad days to demotions and business interactions gone wrong, the workplace often holds much fodder for disagreements and hurt feelings. But when does a bad few days turn into a hostile work environment? Anecdotally, that can be left…

  • What is the “Dram Shop” Law in New Jersey?

    Posted on July 10, 2017 by Neil Durkin Law Offices

    Restaurant and bar owners should be well acquainted with the “dram shop” laws in New Jersey. This civil statute is the law in several states and allows claims to be filed against a business that served or sold alcohol to a person who later caused an accident due to the…

  • Welcome to the Durkin Law Blog

    Posted on June 21, 2017 by Neil Durkin Law Offices

    If you have been injured to no fault of your own, you may not know where to begin in your legal defense. Whether you had a slip and fall accident due to the negligence of a maintenance crew or were in a car accident with someone under the influence of…