Affidavit of Merit Statute Applies to Fraud Claims Against Professionals Mary Pat Gallagher, New Jersey Law Journal May 15, 2014 | 0 Comments share share by mail share on linkedin Facebook share on twitter share on google+ Share With Email Send Thank you for sharing! Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. print reprints Claims against a law firm and an accounting firm over a $10 million investment loss are subject to New Jersey's statute requiring affidavits of merit in professional liability cases, a federal appeals court has held. Sign up for a free digital membership and get great benefits like: Already Registered? Sign In now 5 free articles* every 30 days, from other ALM publications Exclusive discounts on ALM events and products The American Lawyer digital newsletter, plus your choice of more than 30 digital newsletters Access on the device of your choice: smartphone, tablet, or desktop Unlimited free access to Corporate Counsel and Law Technology News online Create Account with LinkedIn Register Now *May exclude premium content VIEW COMMENTS ( 0 ) ADD COMMENT What's being said Sign In Terms & Conditions Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here. Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202655545953 Send Thank you! This article's comments will be reviewed.