Supreme Court Refuses to Hear DEP Waiver Rule Appeal

In what is probably the final chapter in the judicial challenges to the DEP’s rule authorizing it to waive many of its rules in certain circumstances, the Supreme Court of New Jersey has denied the appellants’ petition for certification. This lets stand the Appellate Division decision upholding the rule.

COAH’s Third Round Rules Struck Down By New Jersey Supreme Court. Good For Builders?

On September 26, 2013, the New Jersey Supreme Court issued its long awaited decision of In re Adoption of N.J.A.C. 5:96 & 5:97 by N.J. Council on Affordable Housing which upheld and modified the Appellate Division’s decision striking down the Council on Affordable Housing’s (“COAH”) revised third round rules. By way of background, municipalities have […]