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Keefe Law Firm – Keefe in Brief

From John E. Keefe, Jr.
Supreme Court Dream Team
While many people create dream teams for their favorite sports, I have always wished for a group of the most qualified and inspiring jurists working together to solve the critical problems our country faces today…. Read More »

Keefe Law Firm Wins New Jersey Supreme Court Appeal, Prevails in Amanda Kernahan v. Home Warranty Administrator of Florida, Inc.

Argued September 12, 2018
Decided January 10, 2019
Red Bank, NJ January 14, 2019—Keefe Law Firm today announced that John E. Keefe, Jr. and Stephen T. Sullivan, Jr. successfully argued before the New Jersey Supreme Court a consumer’s right to file a lawsuit for consumer fraud claims,… Read More »

Keefe Law Firm – Keefe in Brief

Message from John E. Keefe, Jr.
“Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.” ― John F. Kennedy, Jr.
If one word best describes 2018 thus far it is “change”…. Read More »

An Effective Workplace Investigation

For decades, public and private employers have faced the need to effectively prevent and address workplace sexual harassment and discrimination.  Yet, today’s #MeToo #TimesUp Movement has not only publicized this necessity, and the failures of many workplaces to effectually address and investigate sexual harassment complaints,… Read More »

$2.275 Million Settlement for NJ Man Electrocuted on the Job

RED BANK, NJ October 9, 2018—Keefe Law Firm today announced that an electrician who sustained permanent injuries that scarred and disfigured multiple areas of his body when he was struck by 138,000 volts of electricity settled his matter for $2.275 million…. Read More »

Keefe Law Firm’s Jessica S. Allen Appointed to the NJ Supreme Court Committee on Women in the Courts

Jessica Allen

Jessica S. Allen, Counsel at Keefe Law Firm was recently appointed to the New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Women in the Courts as the New Jersey Women Lawyers Association’s representative for its 2018-2020 term. The purpose of the Committee is twofold:

Monitor the New Jersey Court system’s systemic gender bias and,… Read More »

Daughter of Man Killed by Speeding Truck Receives $750,000 Settlement

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September 24, 2018 (RED BANK, NJ)— John E. Gregory, Jr. of the Keefe Law Firm recently finalized a settlement for $750,000 in a wrongful death suit.  Pedro Tejada died when he was hit by a speeding minivan while crossing Smith Street in Perth Amboy at 5:50 am…. Read More »

Essex County Single Mom Awarded $1.5 Million in Auto Crash Settlement

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September 17, 2018 (RED BANK, NJ)—Keefe Law Firm today announced that a plaintiff who sustained multiple injuries when the vehicle she was riding in was struck by a delivery van received a $1.5 million settlement under the Honorable Dennis F. Carey,… Read More »

NJSBA: Lawyers Helping Lawyers with Bar President John E. Keefe Jr.

Attorney John E. Keefe, Jr.

On May 17th, the New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA) held its ceremony to install new leadership in the state’s largest professional organization for attorneys. The ceremony was held at the organization’s annual meeting and convention in Atlantic City, where all attendees of the convention were allowed to attend the ceremony…. Read More »

THE DIANE B. ALLEN EQUAL PAY ACT

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Equal Pay for Equal Work
 
New Jersey’s sweeping equal pay law, The “Diane B. Allen Equal Pay Act” amends the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination to protect all people from being unfairly paid less than another person, not in the employee’s protected class,… Read More »