Partner Glenn R. Reiser Quoted in NJ Law Journal on Ethics Reform

The New Jersey State Bar Association is recommending a change to New Jersey Rule of Professional ConductNJ RPC 8.4(g) 8.4(g) that deems it professional misconduct for a lawyer to commit acts of discrimination while engaged in the capacity of practicing law.  The proposed amendment would adopt the current ABA Model Rule of Professional Conduct 8.4(g) which also incorporates ‘harassment’ within the definition of professional misconduct. In addition, the proposed amendment would eliminate New Jersey’s current exception for discrimination in the work place.

Partner Glenn R. Reiser is extensively quoted in an article published in the New Jersey Law Journal explaining why the proposed rule change is unnecessary.

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Admitted to NJ Bar in 1990, NY Bar in 1991. Former Judicial Law Clerk to Honorable Peter Ciolino, Assignment Judge, Superior Court of New Jersey, Bergen County. Member & Barrister: Daniel J. Moore Bankruptcy Inn of Court Member & Barrister: Morris Pashman Inn of Court Member: Bergen County Bar Association NJ Superlawyer - 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 Nominated for inclusion in Best Lawyers of America Member: Litigation Counsel of America, Trial Lawyer Honorary Society

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