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Attorney Disqualification: WeCare Holdings LLC v. Bedminster International Limited

U.S. District Court, Western District of New York Attorney Disqualification WeCare Holdings LLC v. Bedminster International Limited 08-CV-6213 Judge Telesca Background: Defendant Bedminster International Limited moves to disqualify the law firm Harris Beach PLLC from representing WeCare Holdings LLC and ...

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Social Security: VanValkenburg v. Astrue

U.S. District Court, Western District of New York Social Security VanValkenburg v. Astrue 09-CV-6060 Judge Telesca Background: The plaintiff seeks judicial review of the denial of her claim for SSI benefits. She claimed disability beginning Dec. 31, 2003 based on ...

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Due Process: Eleby v. Selsky

U.S. District Court, Western District of New York Due Process Prison Disciplinary Hearings Eleby v. Selsky 08-CV-6420 Judge Larimer Background: Plaintiff, Terrell Eleby, commenced this action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. §1983. He asserts a claim against Donald Selsky, who was ...

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ERISA: LaScala v. Scrufari

U.S. District Court, Western District of New York ERISA Fiduciary Duties — Damages LaScala v. Scrufari 93-CV-982 Judge Curtin Background: On Jan. 15, 2004, the court issued findings of fact and conclusions of law after trial, finding defendant Santo Scrufari ...

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