September 19, 2015
Sills Cummis & Gross Member Richard
Sapinski is quoted in this BNA article about how the Ty Warner decision illustrates
broad sentencing discretion. It was
taken from one of the 2015 ABA Joint Fall CLE Meeting panels in which Rich took
As seen in the article, "Speaking on the Sept. 19 ABA panel, Richard Sapinski of Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. in Newark, NJ, said defense counsel need to know the judge's 'personal philosophy, what the judge has done in prior cases,' and tailor their arguments accordingly."