Archive for Tag: nuisance lawsuits

Dancer bill protecting farmers from costly nuisance lawsuits passes Assembly

TRENTON, N.J. – Farmers facing meritless nuisance lawsuits would be able to recover reasonable costs and attorney fees under a bill sponsored by Assemblyman Ron Dancer and passed by the Assembly on Thursday. “Complaints over farming operations like noise are increasing as residential development encroaches into traditionally rural farming...

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Committee passes Dancer bill protecting farmers from costly nuisance lawsuits

TRENTON, N.J. – As farmers prepare for a busy growing season, the Assembly Agriculture and Food Security Committee on Monday passed legislation to protect them from meritless nuisance lawsuits. The bill (A2315), sponsored by Assemblyman Ron Dancer, allows farmers to recover reasonable costs and attorney fees following a bad...

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Assembly passes Dancer bill protecting farmers from costly nuisance lawsuits

TRENTON, N.J. – Farmers defending their operations against meritless nuisance lawsuits could recover reasonable costs and attorney fees under a bill sponsored by Assemblyman Ron Dancer and advanced by the Assembly today. As residential development encroaches into traditionally rural areas, neighbors have increasingly filed nuisance lawsuits over farming operations...

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