Marc Gaffrey to Moderate the MCBA NJ Spill Compensation and Control Act Seminar

New Brunswick, NJ

On November 23, 2015, Marc Gaffrey, Supervising Partner of the firm's Environmental & Toxic Tort Department, will be joined by Daniel Flynn, Esq., of Greenbaum Rowe Smith & Davis and Joanne Vos, Esq., of Maraziti & Falcon to present the seminar "All About the NJ Spill Compensation and Control Act".  Marc and Joanne are also Co-Chairs of the Environmental Committee of the Middlesex County Bar Association.

Beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the Middlesex County Bar Association offices, the program will focus on what every practitioner should know about the NJ Spill Compensation and Control Act - what it does and what is does not do. 

  • Overview of the Spill Act and Subsequent Amendments
  • Important Case Law
  • How the Courts Have Interpreted the Act
    • Morristown Assoc. v. Grand Oil Co.
    • Magic Petroleum v. Exxon Mobil Corp.
  • Contribution Claims
  • Litigation and Settlement, including the Exxon Settlement

This seminar will cover Environmental Issues that can impact the following practice areas: Real Estate; Corporate; Land Use; Redevelopment; Municipal/Public Entity; Wills, Estates & Trusts; Litigation; and Insurance.  It has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 2.0 hours of total CLE credit.  For more information and to register please visit the MCBA web site.