Judge William G. Bassler has more than 40 years of dispute resolution experience. He served for 15 years in U.S. District
Court, District of New Jersey; 3 years on the Superior Court of the State of New Jersey; and 23 years in private practice.
During his distinguished legal career, Judge Bassler has presided over, ruled on, arbitrated, and been involved with virtually
every type of complex case
Conducted Reich v. Hercules, Inc. hearing, interpreting the administrative subpoena duces tecum served on
defendant by the Secretary of Labor.
Heard Novartis Consumer Health, Inc. v. Johnson & Johnson-Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals Co. involving
claim of false advertising in violation of the Lanham Trade-Mark Act and New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act.
Presided over numerous disputes involving contracts, franchise law, and racketeer influenced and corrupt organization.
(See Commercial Representative Matters for details.)