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Tag Archives: Federal Jurisdiction

Federal Jurisdiction: Calabro v. Aniqa Halal Live Poultry Corp.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Federal Jurisdiction Well-Pleaded Complaint Calabro v. Aniqa Halal Live Poultry Corp. 10-66-cv Judges Sack, Livingston and Murtha Background: The plaintiff initiated the action after the defendant allegedly used photographs of him for ...

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Federal Jurisdiction: Boeck v. Pacific Cycle Inc.

U.S. District Court, Western District of New York Federal Jurisdiction Remand — Amount in Controversy Boeck v. Pacific Cycle Inc. 10-CV-667 Judge Arcara Background: This product-liability case concerns allegations that a glider swing was defective in an unspecified way that ...

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Debt Collection: Department Stores National Bank v. Mastoras

U.S. District Court, Western District of New York Debt Collection Federal Jurisdiction Department Stores National Bank v. Mastoras 10-CV-775 Judge Arcara Background: Pending before the court is a motion by plaintiff Department Stores National Bank to remand this consumer-credit case ...

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Federal Jurisdiction: In Re Air Crash Near Clarence Center

Decision of Interest U.S. District Court, WDNY Federal Jurisdiction FAA In Re Air Crash Near Clarence Center 09-md-2085 Judge Skretny Background: On Feb. 12, 2009, Continental Connection Flight 3407 crashed on approach to the Buffalo Niagara International Airport, killing all ...

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Federal Jurisdiction: Scipar Inc. v. Chubb Corporation

U.S. District Court, WDNY   Federal Jurisdiction Diversity — Corporations Scipar Inc. v. Chubb Corporation 09-CV-128 Judge Skretny Background: The plaintiff, Scipar Inc., commenced this action on Nov. 18, 2008, by filing a summons and complaint in New York State ...

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Federal Jurisdiction: Domnister v. Exclusive Ambulette Inc.

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit Federal Jurisdiction Domnister v. Exclusive Ambulette Inc. 08-4387-cv Appealed from the Eastern District of New York Background: The appeal is from a judgment of the district court dismissing claims alleging discrimination on the basis ...

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