Improving Privacy Protections on the Internet

Congress is currently poised to create a number of restrictions on the ability of the government to search email and other digital content. While it is unclear what form such legislation would take, there is a bipartisan consensus that something needs to be done for...

What is a Quit Claim Deed and How is it Used?

How do you sell something you don’t know if you own? That may sound like a nonsensical question, but there are many situations in which it comes up under the law. The typical example is with respect to real estate. Many times the real estate records do not tell the...

What is Spot Zoning?

What is spot zoning? That was one of the questions before the Appellate Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey in Hal Holding, LLC v. Mount Laurel Township, Superior Court of N.J., Appellate Division, A-1340-10T2 (May 4, 2012.) In that case, the parties were...