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Legal Malpractice: Sevey v. Friedlander

Appellate Division, Third Department Legal Malpractice Divorce Settlement —Unfavorable Terms Sevey v. Friedlander 509959 Appealed from Supreme Court, Tompkins County Background: In 2002, the plaintiff retained the defendant Betty D. Friedlander of the defendant Friedlander and Friedlander PC to represent ...

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Unemployment Insurance: Matter of Heller v. Paragon Motors of Woodside Inc.

Appellate Division, Third Department Unemployment Insurance Voluntary Quit — Reduction in Commission Rate Matter of Heller v. Paragon Motors of Woodside Inc. 510031 Appealed from the Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board Background: The claimant, a finance manager for an automobile dealership, ...

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Divorce: Mann v. Mann

Appellate Division, Third Department Divorce Custody — Parental Move to Different School District Mann v. Mann 509485 Appealed from Supreme Court, Warren County Background: The parties are the divorced parents of two children. Pursuant to their 2007 separation agreement, which ...

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Workers’ Compensation: Matter of Sillitti v. Liberty Travel Inc.

Appellate Division, Third Department   Workers’ Compensation Mold — COPD Matter of Sillitti v. Liberty Travel Inc. 510109 Appealed from the Workers’ Compensation Board Background: In 2005, while working for Liberty Travel Inc., the claimant was diagnosed as having chronic ...

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Trespass: Barrett v. Watkins

Appellate Division, Third Department Trespass Confinement of Trespassers — Unlawful Imprisonment Barrett v. Watkins 511021 Appealed from Supreme Court, Sullivan County Background: On April 25, 2005, plaintiffs drove to a remote, wooded public recreation area located at the southeast side ...

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Unemployment Insurance: Ingrao-Woods v. Commissioner of Labor

Appellate Division, Third Department Unemployment Insurance Independent Business — Disqualification Where No Profit is Seen Ingrao-Woods v. Commissioner of Labor 510411 Appealed from the Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board Background: In August 2007, claimant started an online business providing bereavement support ...

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Breach of Contract: Richmor Aviation Inc. v. Sportsflight Air Inc.

Appellate Division, Third Department Breach of Contract Modification of Trial Court’s Finding on Facts Richmor Aviation Inc. v. Sportsflight Air Inc. 509735 Appealed from Supreme Court, Columbia County Background: In June 2002, the defendant entered into a contract with the ...

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SEQRA: Matter of Shop-Rite Supermarkets Inc. v. Planning Board of Town of Wawarsing

Appellate Division, Third Department SEQRA Planning Board Duties Matter of Shop-Rite Supermarkets Inc. v. Planning Board of Town of Wawarsing 2011 N.Y. Slip Op. 01764 Article 78 Proceeding; Supreme Court, Ulster County Background: This decision concerns appeals from order that ...

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