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Clarification on Fitness Centers

By Brian Griffin, Esq. September 9, 2020 Posted in Firm News

The Governor signed Executive Order 181 on August 27, 2020. The Executive Order authorized the reopening of the indoor premises of health clubs, including gyms and fitness centers. These health clubs were allowed to open so long as those facilities adopt minimum specified health and safety requirements. You can read about this Order on our blog, here.

FITNESS CENTERS RE-OPENING

By Brian Griffin, Esq. August 26, 2020 Posted in Firm News

Governor Murphy is expected to announce today the opening of fitness centers in New Jersey, effective September 1, 2020, with restrictions.

Executive Order No. 156 & Re-Opening of Playgrounds

By Jennifer L. Alexander, Esq. June 24, 2020 Posted in Firm News

On June 22, 2020 Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 156. This executive order supersedes the capacity limitations, established by Executive Order No. 152, by increasing the amount of individuals permitted at both indoor and outdoor gatherings. Our prior blog on Executive Order 152, is here.

Executive Order No. 152 - Stay-at-Home Order Lifted

By Jennifer L. Alexander, Esq. June 12, 2020 Posted in Firm News

On Tuesday June 9, 2020, Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 152. This executive order lifts the state’s stay-at-home order and relaxes the restrictions on indoor and outdoor gatherings, which were established by Executive Order No. 107, on March 21, 2020.

6.10.20 NYC Courts Re-Opening

By Jennifer L. Alexander, Esq. June 10, 2020 Posted in Firm News

On June 9, 2020, Chief Judge DiFiore made an announcement that New York City courthouses are opening for judges and designated staff in the City’s five boroughs returning to their courthouses beginning on Wednesday, June 10, 2020.  Although the City’s courthouses remained open during the pandemic, State courts limited their operations, consolidated court facilities, and implemented some virtual court operations in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

New Jersey Reopening Pools, Beginning June 22, 2020

By Jennifer L. Alexander, Esq. June 10, 2020 Posted in Firm News

We hope everyone is doing well and staying healthy in this difficult time.   On Monday, June 15, 2020, New Jersey is set to enter “Stage 2” of its reopening plan. This permits restaurants to begin offering outdoor dining again. Non-essential retail stores can similarly reopen, at fifty percent (50%) capacity. Additionally, daycare centers can also open up beginning June 15, 2020.

Executive Order No. 151

By Jennifer L. Alexander, Esq. June 8, 2020 Posted in Firm News

On June 4, 2020, Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 151. The Order extends the Public Health Emergency that was declared on March 9, 2020 through Executive Order No. 103, extended on April 7, 2020 through Executive Order No. 119, and extended further on May 6, 2020 through Executive Order No. 138. Pursuant to Section 26:13-3(b), of the Emergency Health Powers Act, public health emergencies  declared by the Governor shall automatically terminate after 30 days, unless renewed for an additional 30 days through a declaration of the Governor.   

June 2020: The Focus on Re-opening

By Jennifer L. Alexander, Esq. June 3, 2020 Posted in Firm News

Governor Murphy has been attempting to re-open the State of New Jersey. This plan appears to be a synchronization with the worldwide effort to return to some kind of normalcy. As part of his six-phase plan, we are currently in phase 1, with a close eye toward phase 2.

UPDATE – PENNSYLVANIA ISSUES EXECUTIVE ORDER FURTHER RESTRICTING THE COMMENCEMENT OF CERTAIN ACTIONS RELATED TO THE DISPOSSESSION OF PROPERTY, INCLUDING FORECLOSURES

By Jennifer L. Alexander, Esq. May 26, 2020 Posted in Firm News

On May 7, 2020, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania issued an Executive Order that further stayed actions concerning the dispossession of certain real property in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The moratorium on foreclosures and evictions proceedings that would have been lifted on May 11, 2020, has now been extended to July 10, 2020.

Executive Order 147 – Further Openings With Restrictions

By Jennifer L. Alexander, Esq. May 20, 2020 Posted in Firm News

Another day, another Executive Order. These newer Executive Orders being received, however, are a great step toward the re-opening of the State of New Jersey. We look forward now to further openings. Below are those businesses/activities allowed to open under the newest Executive Order, published yesterday on the Governor’s website today:

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