Supreme Court Final Argument Schedule for Tuesday, Sept. 24 2013
The following is the Supreme Court's schedule for
oral arguments on Sept. 24, 2013. The issues before the Supreme Court are
outlined in the Appellate Division opinion in each case. If you are planning to
view the Webcast of Supreme Court arguments, you may want to review the opinion
under appeal in order to have a better understanding of the issues before the
Court. The opinions are in Adobe Acrobat Pdf format.
To view the argument schedule and corresponding opinions for the Sept. 23, 2013 Webcast, click here.
Please note that some of the Appellate Division opinions listed below have not been approved for publication, and that pursuant to New Jersey Court Rule 1:36, no unpublished opinion shall constitute precedent or be binding on any court.
(The following statements of issues on appeal are prepared by the Office of the Clerk for the convenience of the reader. They have been neither reviewed nor approved by the Supreme Court. Please note that, in the interest of brevity not all issues may have been summarized).
A-25-12 Estate of Stanley Kosakowski v. Director, New Jersey Division of Taxation (071319)
Does the doctrine manifest injustice bar the retroactive application of amendments to the estate tax statute, N.J.S.A. 54:38-1, under the circumstances of this case?
A-33/34-12 Robert B. Beim v. Trevor R. Hulfish (071025)
Where federal estate taxes were greater than they might have been if the decedent had died in a later year, is the corresponding loss in the heir’s anticipated inheritance recoverable as “pecuniary injuries” under the Wrongful Death Act, N.J.S.A. 2A:31-1 to -6?