Federal Judge Enjoins State Law In Gift Card Case

11.17.2010

View the article (pdf) In a matter in which the New Jersey Retail Merchants Association was represented by Genova Burns, District Judge Freda Wolfson issued a preliminary injunction against implementation by the state of a newly adopted statute pertaining to the escheat of unredeemed balances of gift cards issued by the retail industry. Click above to view a PDF of Judge Wolfson’s opinion and order and click here, here and here to read media coverage of the decision.