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Court of Appeals — Retirement and Social Security Law: Kaslow v. City of New York, et al.

New York State Court of Appeals Retirement and Social Security Law Prior Civilian Employment — Credited Service Kaslow v. City of New York, et al. No. 31 Judge Read Background: The petitioner retired from his position as a correction officer in 2009. ...

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Court of Appeals — Environmental Conservation: Association for a Better Long Island, et al. v. NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation, et al.

New York State Court of Appeals Environmental Conservation Incidental Taking — Standing to Challenge Association for a Better Long Island, et al. v. NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation, et al. No. 38 Judge Lippman Background: The petitioners sought to challenge ...

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Court of Appeals — Design Defect: Hoover v. New Holland North America, Inc.

New York State Court of Appeals Design Defect Substantial Modification — Summary Judgment Hoover v. New Holland North America, Inc. No. 36 Judge Abdus-Salaam Background: The plaintiff sustained severe injuries when she was dragged into the rotating driveline of a ...

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Court of Appeals — Workers’ Compensation: Isabella et al., and Hallock et al. v. Koubeck

New York State Court of Appeals Workers’ Compensation Motor Vehicle Accident — Owner Vicarious Liability Isabella et al., and Hallock et al. v. Koubeck No. 45 Judge Graffeo Background: The Second Circuit asked the Court of Appeals to determine the ...

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Court of Appeals — Attorney Deceit: Melcher v. Greenberg Traurig, et al.

New York State Court of Appeals Attorney Deceit Statute of Limitations Melcher v. Greenberg Traurig, et al. No. 24 Judge Read Background: The plaintiff brought an action against the defendant for attorney deceit. The defendants moved to dismiss arguing that ...

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Court of Appeals — Disability Discrimination: Jacobsen v. New York City Health and Hospital Corporation

New York State Court of Appeals Disability Discrimination Reasonable Accommodation — Employer’s Failure to Consider Jacobsen v. New York City Health and Hospital Corporation No. 34 Judge Abdus-Salaam Background: At issue is whether an employer’s failure to consider the reasonableness ...

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Court of Appeals — Expert Medical Testimony: Cornell v. 360 West 51st Street Realty

New York State Court of Appeals Expert Medical Testimony Frye Test — General Causation Cornell v. 360 West 51st Street Realty No. 16 Judge Read Background: The plaintiff commenced a personal injury action alleging that her landlord failed to properly maintain ...

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Court of Appeals — Lost Profits: Biotronik A.G. v. Conor Medsystems Ireland, Ltd.

New York State Court of Appeals Lost Profits General Damages — Exclusive Distribution Agreement Biotronik A.G. v. Conor Medsystems Ireland, Ltd. No. 8 Judge Rivera Background: The plaintiff sought lost profits from an exclusive distribution agreement as general damages in ...

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