Supreme Court of New Jersey.
Matthew J. BARRICK, Jr., Appellant–Respondent, v. STATE of New Jersey, DEPARTMENT OF TREASURY, DIVISION OF PROPERTY MANAGEMENT AND CONSTRUCTION, Respondents–Appellants.
Decided: July 23, 2014
Christine Cartwright Baker, Deputy Attorney General, argued the cause for appellants State of New Jersey, Department of Treasury, Division of Property Management and Construction (John J. Hoffman, Acting Attorney General, attorney; Beth Leigh Mitchell, Assistant Attorney General, of counsel; Thomas A. Edenbaum, on the briefs). Karen A. Confoy argued the cause for appellant RMD Properties, LLC (Fox Rothschild, attorneys; Ms. Confoy and Joseph Schramm, III, on the briefs). Vito A. Pinto argued the cause for respondent (Lindabury, McCormick, Estabrook & Cooper and Brierley & Humick, attorneys; Douglas S. Brierley, of counsel; Francis G. Grather of Daly & Associates, on the briefs).
Chief Justice RABNER and Justices PATTERSON and FERNANDEZ–VINA, and Judges RODRÍGUEZ and CUFF (both temporarily assigned) join in Justice LaVECCHIA's opinion.Justice ALBIN did not participate.For reversal—Chief Justice RABNER and Justices LaVECCHIA, PATTERSON, FERNANDEZ–VINA, RODRÍGUEZ (t/a), and CUFF (t/a)—6.Opposed—None.Not Participating—Justice ALBIN.