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Boo! New Jersey Cosmetic Dentist Offering Cash for Candy This Halloween and Giving Back to Our Soldiers Oversees


Spring Lake, NJ (Vocus) October 28, 2009

One cosmetic dentist in Monmouth County, New Jersey is helping kids protect their teeth and giving back to U.S. soldiers oversees this Halloween. Dr. Peter Ciampi and Spring Lake Dental Care are participating in the Halloween Candy Buy Back program, an event growing in popularity across the country. For $ 1 per pound, Dr. Ciampi will pay trick-or-treaters to take this years candy haul off their hands then ship the treasure trove of sweets over to our men and women fighting in foreign lands. Kids are also encouraged to bring cards, drawings, and letters to the troops theyd like to send along with the candy.

Every year, kids across the globe consume about 2 percent more sugar than the last. With about 50 million tons of sugar being consumed annually, extra attention needs to be paid to make sure children are taking care of their teeth and gums to maintain oral health and prevent current and future dental problems. Moderating, or even staying away from candy altogether, can not only protect your child from broken teeth or damaged braces, it can also lessen the risk of developing weight problems or hyperactivity issues. And with the Halloween Candy Buy Back program, Dr. Peter Ciampi says children can get cash, protect their teeth, and contribute to a worthy cause all at the same time.

On Monday November 2nd from 3-6 pm, and Tuesday, November 3rd from 2-5pm, parents and their children can drop by Dr. Ciampis practice offering family and cosmetic dentistry in New Jersey. Candy will be weighed and Dr. Ciampi will pay $ 1 for every pound of sweets. After the candy is bought, Spring Lake Dental Care will ship the haul over to our soldiers fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Anyone can participate in the Halloween Candy Buy Back program, not just patients at Spring Lake Dental Care. Dr. Ciampi says the program covers so many worthy causes protecting young teeth and gums, giving something to our fighting men and women, and providing incentives for kids to stay away from too much sugar he looks forward to making Halloween Buyback an annual event.

And that may be enough to keep the little trick-or-treaters smiling for years to come.

About Peter Ciampi, DDS, MAGD and Spring Lake Dental Care

Spring Lake Dental Care in Monmouth County offers a comprehensive range of cosmetic and general dental procedures, including tooth-colored fillings, periodontal (gum) care, dental implants, Invisalign

New Jersey Soccer Coach Hopes for Thanksgiving Miracle for Local Mom – Tournament to Raise Funds for Her Critically Ill Baby


Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) November 12, 2009

When New Jersey soccer coach Alex Lalaoui from The Soccer Learning Center met Lillian Whitted, a 27-year-old Corrections Officer from Jersey City, he knew he had to help. A father of two, Lalaoui listened as Whitted, a single mother of two boys, told him about her struggles to keep her youngest son alive. Now Lalaoui is hoping for a Thanksgiving miracle for the family, hoping the community that Whitted protects as a Corrections Officer, now comes to her aid at a soccer tournament he is organizing on Sunday, November 22nd at St. Peter’s College in Jersey City.

Life wasnt like this a little more than a year ago for the young mother. Whitted was in a committed relationship. She was about to give birth to a second child. Her career as a respected Hudson County Corrections Officer was nearing its sixth year.

McCarter Attorney Receives New Jersey State Bar Associations Annual Distinguished Legislative Service Award


Newark, NJ (PRWEB) December 10, 2010

McCarter & English is pleased to announce that the New Jersey State Bar Association has awarded attorney Michael P. Pasquale with the 2010 “Annual Distinguished Legislative Services Award” for his work in drafting and advancing bill S-1963/A-3096. The bill revises the Family Law Act in New Jersey with respect to military child custody issues. As Chairman of the NJSBA Military Law Section, Mr. Pasquale was charged with the responsibility to have the law vetted from a military perspective by the Section, garner State Bar support and approval, as well as legislative approval. Approval of the bill will align the State with existing federal law under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCPA).

The award will be presented today at NJSBAs Board of Trustees holiday luncheon. Attorneys Patricia Apy, Tim McGoughran and Stuart Pachman will also be recognized.

I am truly honored to be presented with this award, said Mr. Pasquale, who is a member of the firm’s Business & Financial Litigation Group. I also must thank Patricia for bringing me on board with this project. Her vision and determination has been the foundation for our work, which I believe to be the most important project that the NJSBA Military Law Section has pushed forward. It is another vital tool to address the various challenges facing soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. These changes we propose are in the best interests of the parents and, most importantly, the children.

Thousands of servicemembers nationwide must place their children with temporary custodial figures when deployed. This bill will allow them to maintain their primary custodial rights and avoid contested family litigation once theyve returned home. New Jersey will be joining 40 other states that have approved similar amendments, if the bill is passed.

Specifically, the bill ensures that 1) no permanent orders can be entered to change custody in the deployed servicemember’s absence, 2) time spent deployed is never a reason in and of itself to take away custody of a servicemembers child, and 3) the non-custodial parent, and not the servicemember, has the burden of filing an application to change custody upon the servicemembers return. This last measure serves to shift the burden of hiring an attorney from the returning soldier.

“The NJSBA is committed to advancing this legislation which we believe will balance the interests of New Jersey children in having a secure and stable environment against the need for soldiers defending our country to participate in training and multiple deployments,” said Susan A. Feeney, a partner at McCarter and President-Elect of the NJSBA. “I congratulate Mike, Patricia and the rest of the team on a job well done.”

“With more than 9,000 servicemembers from New Jersey, this legislation has the opportunity to provide comfort to many families within our State,” said William S. Greenberg, a partner at McCarter who established NJSBA’s Military Legal Assistance Program which helps New Jersey’s military reservists gain the services and benefits to which they are entitled. “I commend Mike for the work that he has done to help support the families of the brave men and women protecting us.”

The Legislative Services Award is one of the most prestigious honors bestowed upon members of NJSBA. Its purpose is to highlight those who have diligently worked to further advance the Associations legislative efforts.

The bill is expected to be voted on by the State in the first quarter of 2011.

To learn more, please visit http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/2010/Bills/S2000/1963_I1.HTM and http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/2010/Bills/A3500/3096_I1.HTM.

About McCarter & English

McCarter & English, LLP, established more than 160 years ago, represents Fortune 500 and middle-market companies in their national, regional and local litigation and on important transactions. Its 400 attorneys are based in offices in Boston, Hartford, New York, Newark, Philadelphia, Stamford and Wilmington. http://www.mccarter.com

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Governor Names Montclair State Psychology Professor to New Jersey Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect

Montclair, NJ (Vocus/PRWEB) March 28, 2011

Montclair State University professor Robert McCormick has been appointed by Gov. Chris Christie to the 13-member New Jersey Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect (NJTFCAN). He is one of five Task Force members representing the general public.

Im very excited about it, said McCormick, who is a professor of psychology and the founder and director of Montclair State Universitys Center for Child Advocacy. Its a group that hopefully can contribute to continuing to improve the lives of children.

Established in 1983, NJTFCANs purpose is to study and develop recommendations regarding the most effective means of improving the quality and scope of child protective and preventative services provided or supported by the state government.

In addition to his work at Montclair State, McCormick maintains a private practice in Montclair where he works extensively with children and adult survivors of child abuse and neglect. He had previously served as a consultant to the Division of Youth and Family Services in child abuse cases, particularly involving Latino families and children.

McCormick holds a doctorate in psychology from Rutgers University and a doctorate in Eighteenth Century Spanish Literature from the City University of New York. He is currently attending Rutgers University School of Law in Newark.

Montclair State Universitys Center for Child Advocacy offers a range of degree and certificate programs, including New Jerseys only online Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Child Advocacy, as well as a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in Child Advocacy. The programs have been designed to provide students with a multidisciplinary understanding of the role of the child advocate as seen through the disciplines of law, sociology, and psychology.

Montclair State University

Montclair State offers the advantages of a large university — a comprehensive undergraduate curriculum with a global focus, a broad variety of superior graduate programs through the doctoral level, and a diverse faculty and student body — combined with a small college’s attention to students.

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New Jersey Family Law Attorney Kimberly Packman Joins Adinolfi & Goldstein, P.A.


Haddonfield, NJ (PRWEB) May 13, 2011

The law firm of Adinolfi & Goldstein, P.A. announces that New Jersey family law attorney Kimberly Packman has joined its office.

Kimberly Packman has more than ten years of experience and was admitted to practice in New Jersey in 1997. Ms. Packman handles all types of family law matters involving divorce, custody, child support, equitable distribution, and domestic violence. She will also be handling wills and estate matters for the firm.

Ms. Packman is a graduate of Widener University School of Law, where she was a Teaching Fellow and Research Assistant for the Direction of the Legal Writing Department. She received her B.A. from Douglass College, Rutgers University, where she was a Garden State Distinguished Scholar as well as a founding member of the Red Pine Ambassador Program.

Ms. Packman served as a Law Clerk to the Honorable (RET) Barbara A. Villano in Ocean County, handling juvenile delinquency, family crisis, and child abuse and neglect matters. Ms. Packman has also handled adoptions through the Division of Youth and Family Services, as well as instituted adult guardianship proceedings for the Ocean County Board of Social Services.

New Jersey divorce lawyer Ms. Packman is admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey as well as the United States District Court for the district of New Jersey. She is also a member of the Camden and Burlington County Bar Associations and has served on the Camden County Family Law Committee. Since 2004, she has also volunteered her time as a Matrimonial Early Settlement Panelist in Camden and Gloucester Counties. Ms. Packman also volunteers her time for the Center For People in Transition Program as a guest speaker through Gloucester County College.

We are pleased and excited to have Kimberly Packman join our firm. Were looking forward to adding her expertise to the services we offer our clients, says firm partner Robert Adinolfi, Esq.

About the Firm

Attorneys at the law firm of Adinolfi & Goldstein, P.A. offer legal counsel primarily in the following areas:


Family Law
Divorce
Child Custody, Support & Visitation
Wills and Estates
Mediation

As one of the largest family law firms in New Jersey, Adinolfi & Goldstein, P.A. have the resources and personnel to act swiftly and efficiently. They also provide the clear communication necessary for a timely resolution to even the most complex disputes. As nationally recognized family law advocates, they have developed sound and tested strategies for out-of-court resolution. However, they are never afraid to take a case to court if necessary and protect your rights at all levels of New Jersey state courts.

The lawyers at Adinolfi & Goldstein, P.A. have more than a century of combined experience. For more information about the firm, please go to http://www.aandglawyers.com or call 856-428-8334.

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Part 1: New Jersey Car Accident Lawyers at Console & Hollawell Warn of Teen Drinking & Driving in Recognition of National Teen Driver Safety Week


Marlton, New Jersey (PRWEB) October 15, 2012

October 14 through the 20th marks National Teen Driver Safety Week and in observance of this, the Toms River car accident attorneys at Console & Hollawell want all parents and teens to be aware of safe driving practices that could save your life. Console & Hollawell is doing a five-part series in honor of this national service:

Reputed New Jersey House Alarm Service Provider Announces the Launch of their Official Blog


(PRWEB) October 28, 2012

New Jersey house alarm users can now avail free safety tips from the nation’s leading home protection service provider Elite Security Services. The company has just launched their official blog to educate the home owners about simple techniques to build a safe home. Elite Security Services is one of the fastest expanding security service providers in the United States that was formed last year. Their low cost home protection packages have been continuously making news in the industry. In addition to their efficient home surveillance service, the company is also highly acclaimed throughout New Jersey for their active participation in different initiatives to build a crime free society.

The introduction of the official blog of the most preferred New Jersey house alarm company is the brain child of the company owner Mr. Paul Shakuri. He is a well known home protection consultant with years of experience in this industry. The renowned security expert would be offering free safety tips for homeowners through his company’s recently launched blog. Announcing the launch of the blog, he stated, “Living a safe life is not only about installation of security systems. Following simple things in our everyday life can make our homes safe from intruders. The objective of this blog is to help you all with some of those simple tips”.

New posts would be added regularly to the blog to keep readers updated with the latest developments in the New Jersey house alarm industry. The readers would also be able to find answers to their security related concerns from Mr. Shakuri. The launch of this new blog by Elite Security Services has been appreciated by the security industry experts in this region. The company would continue their efforts to eradicate organized crime from New Jersey with many similar initiatives, according to reliable company sources.

Custom Pool Safety Offers the SonarGuard Pool Security System from RJE Technologies at the Morristown New Jersey Armory Home Show Jan. 14th –17th

(PRWEB) January 7, 2005

By applying U.S. Special Forces sonar to swimming pool safety, the “intelligent” pool safety system SonarGuard, is the first and only water safety product integrated into the pool itself.

“Our goal in developing SonarGuard is to allow families and their children to enjoy their backyard swimming pools with complete confidence,” Robert Jechart, president of RJE Technologies, said. “The stakes are too high in regard to a child’s safety to not make every effort to create the best solution possible for the homeowners. Home security has evolved into a sophisticated application of detection technology; pool safety should be treated the same way.”

SonarGuard Safeguards Pools with an Invisible Lifeguard

Jechart and his engineers set out to establish a new standard for swimming pool safety systems. He recognized the value of fencing and pool covers as safety barriers, however he steadfastly believed sonar technology applied below the surface could provide another layer of protection. Since the lives of young children are at stake, he reasoned, why not unleash the capability of today’s technology to assure an enjoyable and safe backyard pool experience.

SonarGuard now offers homeowners, parents, grandparents and guardians an “intelligent” safety system that is integrated with the pool. SonarGuard is the first pool safety technology that creates an invisible, reliable safety net below the surface. If a child breaks the unit’s sonar sound wave pattern, everyone in and around the home is immediately alerted. It is the invisible lifeguard.

Custom Pool Safety Provides Year Round Safety Solutions

Custom Pool Safety has provided pool safety solutions for over 25 years to customers in the Northeast. “We were looking for the last layer of protection to add to our line of Meyco Safety Pool Covers and All-Safe Pool Safety Barriers,” Bill Woods, Chief Operating Officer of C.P.S. said. “SonarGuard is the only alarm that will provide the immediate detection and response needed in an actual emergency, in addition to allowing customers to control access to their pool around the clock.”

Custom Pool Safety is committed to offering the finest safety products designed to ensure a pool environment all year long that complies with the recommendations of the National SAFE KIDS Campaign.

For more information about the SAFE KIDS Campaign Water Safety Program, visit the web at http://www.safekids.org/NSKW.cfm

RJE Technologies was created in 1999, growing from the sister company, RJE International, founded in 1991. RJE International has been successful in supplying advanced sonar technology and equipment to military, commercial aviation and diving industries. Both companies are based in Irvine, California. For more information, visit the web at http://www.sonarguard.com.

Adco Services Inc., d.b.a. Custom Pool Safety, has been serving pool owners since 1978. Custom Pool Safety has offices in Parsippany and Bernardsville, New Jersey. For more information, visit the web at http://www.custompoolsafety.net or call (973) 599-9282.

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New Jersey Patent Attorney Stuart M. Goldstein Helps Client Receive a Patent on a Design for the first Fully Automated Robotic Photographer


Marlton, New Jersey (PRWEB) January 31, 2013

New Jersey Patent Attorney, Stuart M. Goldstein, partner and founding shareholder of the law firm of Hollstein Keating Cattell Johnson & Goldstein PC, has been successful in obtaining the issuance of U.S. Patent No. 8,244,117 from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for the RPM360Plus

Family Law Attorneys of Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP Open New Office in Warren, New Jersey


Warren, New Jersey (PRWEB) May 22, 2013

The law firm of Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP announces it has opened a new office to serve its family law clients in the Warren, New Jersey area. The new office is located at 7 Mount Bethel Road in Warren, New Jersey.

Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP is a boutique New York divorce law firm, located in midtown Manhattan and now New Jersey. It concentrates its practice exclusively in the areas of family and divorce law, and serves clients in the greater New York City, Westchester, and Northern and Central New Jersey areas. Recognized among divorce law firms in New York, the firm is the only Manhattan firm specializing in litigation, mediation and collaborative law.

We are excited about our new location. It takes our firm model of offering different process choices and offers it to New Jersey clients. Our new office allows us to work with clients who may live in New Jersey and work in New York City, says firm partner Jacqueline Newman.

The new office is conveniently located in Warren, easily accessible from Routes 22 and 78. The New Jersey office serves Somerset, Middlesex, Union, Essex, Morris and Bergen Counties. As with their New York City office, the firms divorce attorneys provide mediation, collaborative divorce, negotiation and litigation services. For the convenience of clients, the New York City office offers New York and New Jersey legal advice in family law matters, as the firm has experienced counsel in both states.

About Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP

All families and marriages are unique, so there is no such thing as a typical divorce law issue. The attorneys at Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP understand this. They take the time to listen to each of their clients and to fully understand the circumstances of their case. Only then do the attorneys advise them of their legal options and suggest the best course of action to resolve their family issues.

Emphasizing comprehensive, compassionate and cutting-edge service, the New York family attorneys at Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP concentrate their practice in: