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NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics — Proctoring a Certification Exam: Opinion 13-147

NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics  Proctoring a Certification Exam Opinion 13-147 Background: The inquiring judge asked whether he may serve as an uncompensated proctor for a friend who plans to take a certification exam in the field of engineering. Opinion: ...

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Fourth Department — Motor Vehicle Accident: Hauber-Malota v. Philadelphia Insurance Companies

Appellate Division, Fourth Department  Motor Vehicle Accident SUM Benefits — Workers’ Compensation Hauber-Malota v. Philadelphia Insurance Companies CA 13-01535 Appealed from Supreme Court, Erie County Background: The plaintiff was injured in a car accident as a passenger in a vehicle ...

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NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics — Disqualification: Opinion 13-186

NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics Disqualification Attorney Relationships Opinion 13-186 Background: The inquiring judge asked about his disclosure and disqualification obligations when an attorney, whose child practices law in association with his child, appears before him. Opinion: The committee ...

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Second Circuit — Appellate Jurisdiction: United States, ex rel. Dr. Jesse Polansky v. Pfizer, Inc.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Appellate Jurisdiction Final Decision United States, ex rel. Dr. Jesse Polansky v. Pfizer, Inc. 12-5008-cv Judges Jacobs, Livingston and Lynch Background: The plaintiff appealed from the dismissal of his claims alleging violations ...

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WDNY — Motor Vehicle Accident — Vicarious Liability: Stratton v. Wallace, et al.

U.S. District Court, WDNY Motor Vehicle Accident — Vicarious Liability Graves Amendment — Parent Company – Affiliate Stratton v. Wallace, et al. 11-cv-74-A(HKS) Judge Acara Background: The plaintiff’s decedent’s disabled vehicle was struck by a tractor trailer owned and operated ...

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