Tag Archives: appellate jurisdiction

Second Circuit – Appellate Jurisdiction: Vossbrinck v. Deutsche Bank National Trust Co.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit – Appellate Jurisdiction – State Court Judgment – ‘Rooker-Feldman’ Doctrine   Vossbrinck v. Deutsche Bank National Trust Co. 12-36487-cv(L) Judges Leval, Hall and Lohier   Background: The plaintiffs commenced an action for fraud, ...

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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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Second Circuit — Appellate Jurisdiction: United States v. Metter

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Appellate Jurisdiction U.S. Attorney Certification United States v. Metter 12-2423 Judges Sack, Chin and Lohier Background: The defendant made a motion to dismiss the government’s appeal from an order suppressing evidence sought ...

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Appellate Jurisdiction: Novick v. AXA Network LLC

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Appellate Jurisdiction Piecemeal Appeals Novick v. AXA Network LLC 09-5277-cv Background: The plaintiff instituted an action against the defendants alleging breach of contract and a number of business torts in connection with the ...

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Appellate Jurisdiction: Matter of Nelson v. Stander

Decision of Interest Appellate Division, Fourth Department Appellate Jurisdiction Declaratory Judgments Matter of Nelson v. Stander 1391 Article 78 Proceeding; Supreme Court, Monroe County Background: Petitioners-plaintiffs commenced this original hybrid CPLR article 78 proceeding and declaratory judgment action seeking a ...

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Appellate Jurisdiction: Greenwich Financial Services Distressed Mortgage Fund 3 LLC v. Countrywide Financial Corp.

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit Appellate Jurisdiction Class Action Fairness Act Greenwich Financial Services Distressed Mortgage Fund 3 LLC v. Countrywide Financial Corp. 09-3600-cv Appealed from the Southern District of New York Background: The appeal requires the court to ...

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Appellate Jurisdiction: Matter of Cornelius v. City of Oneonta

Appellate Division, Third Department Appellate Jurisdiction Article 78 Proceedings Matter of Cornelius v. City of Oneonta 507938 Article 78 Proceeding; Supreme Court, Otsego County Background: The petitioners seek review of a determination of the City of Oneonta Common Council’s denial ...

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