What NJ Gay Marriage Legalization Means For Employers

Law360, New York (October 24, 2013, 5:13 PM ET) -- In the latest development relating to the legalization of same-sex marriage in New Jersey, Gov. Chris Christie announced recently that the state would withdraw its appeal of an order legalizing same-sex marriage in the state.

The governor’s announcement followed the New Jersey Supreme Court’s refusal on Friday to stay an order requiring that New Jersey begin issuing marriage licenses starting Oct. 21, 2013. As a result, New Jersey becomes the 14th state to recognize same-sex marriage, and the first ceremonies were performed the morning of October...
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