David Wikstrom’s $2.7 million settlement for a man who lost his arm in a sausage manufacturing plant accident was highlighted in the “Ten More Awards Worth Noting” sub-section

Attorney David Wikstrom’s $2.7 Million Product Liability Settlement Recognized in New Jersey Law Journal’s Special Section

By JW Law   Date: May 2017   Attorney: David Wikstrom   Award: $2.7 Million   On August 28, 2017, the New Jersey Law Journal published its annual “Top 20 Personal Injury Awards of the Year” special section, which identifies the largest reported personal injury awards for the year. Attorney David Wikstrom’s $2.7 million settlement […]

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Javerbaum Wurgaft Adds New Attorney in New Jersey

By JW Law Javerbaum Wurgaft is pleased to announce that Sarabraj S. Thapar, Esq. has joined the firm as an associate attorney in Jersey City, New Jersey. Thapar is an accomplished trial attorney and has an extensive experience in handling personal injury and insurance matters. Thapar joins the firm after working for a prominent insurance […]

What Happens to my Work Permit, SSN, Now That DACA is rescinded?

What Happens to my Work Permit, SSN, Now That DACA is rescinded?

By JW Law On Tuesday Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that Trump administration will terminate the five-year-old Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, an Obama –era program that had protected nearly 800,000 young undocumented immigrants brought to the US as children from deportation. The administration will wind down the program, which gave undocumented young […]

Javerbaum Wurgaft Charitable Foundation Helps 500 Students Prepare for School

Javerbaum Wurgaft Charitable Foundation Helps 500 Students Prepare for School

By JW Law Five-hundred students from the Boys and Girls Club of Newark will start the school year off on the right foot. On Friday, August 25th, Javerbaum Wurgaft (JW) Charitable Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the law firm of Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins P.C., distributed backpacks filled with essential school supplies […]

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New Jersey Enacts New Law to Better Protect Nursing Home Residents

By JW Law A new state law will soon make it mandatory for nursing home employees to report cases of abuse or suspected abuse of institutionalized elderly to the local law enforcement officials. Last week, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed a bipartisan bill into law that will provide additional protection to seniors residing in […]

Who is to Blame When you are Injured by a Driverless Car?

Hit by a Driverless Vehicle? Who’s to Blame?

By JW Law It’s the year 2025. You just bought a shiny new driverless car and decided to take a ride. You enter your destination using voice control and head out of the city. As your car cruises down the highway, you catch up on your emails, sip a cup of coffee and listen to […]