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GSBA Opposes Proposed CHANGES TO THE N.J. CONSUMER FRAUD ACT

September 2018

The GSBA stands alongside the NAACP, New Jersey State Bar Association, New Jersey Association for Justice, Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey, New Jersey Citizen Action, Consumer League of New Jersey and many other consumer groups who oppose this legislation. PRESS RELEASE

GSBA PRESENTS THE ARCHER GSBA DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP SUMMER
ASSOCIATE PROGRAM

February 2018

The GSBA in partnership with The Archer Firm and Panasonic present a summer associate program for diverse law students.
PRESS RELEASE I APPLICATION

GSBA ARGUES FOR DISCLOSURE OF DASH-CAM RECORDINGS

July 11, 2017

The GSBA joined as amicus curiae in the matter of North Jersey Media Group, Inc. v. Township of Lyndhurst, which was argued before the NJ Supreme Court. The case held that dash-cam recordings and use of force reports are subject to disclosure under the common law. READ MORE

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GSBA URGES DIVISION OF ELECTIONS NOT TO RELEASE VOTER INFO

July 10, 2017

The GSBA sent a letter to state officials opposing a request from the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity which seeks sensitive voter information and would likely lead to voter suppression. READ MORE

GSBA REQUESTS THE COURT TO EXPAND THE SCOPE OF ITS PROHIBITION OF DISCRIMINATORY CONDUCT IN THE PROFESSION

June 30, 2017

The Garden State Bar Association supports an adoption of the ABA Model Rule governing the conduct of attorneys which provides additional safeguards against discriminatory conduct. READ MORE

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GSBA PUSHES FOR DIVERSITY-FOCUSED REQUIREMENTS IN ATTORNEY CONTINUING EDUCATION

June 30, 2017

Following the adoption of ABA Resolution 107, the GSBA urges New Jersey to require that attorneys attend diversity and inclusion programming in order to fulfill biennial continuing legal education credits. READ MORE