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Scaffold Law reform costs under fire

At a campaign last month to reform New York state’s Scaffold Law, lobby organizers presented legislators with plastic golden eggs. Inside was a fortune that read, “Of course the trial lawyers don’t want to lose their golden egg. Make them ...

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Legislators aim for reform of Scaffold Law

Another Scaffold Law reform measure has been introduced in the legislature by Irondequoit Assemblyman Joseph Morelle and Elma Sen. Patrick Gallivan. Attempts to reform the law have been made since 2007. New York State Labor Law sections 240 and 241 ...

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Fourth Department — Scaffold Law: Mazurett v. Rochester City School District

Appellate Division, Fourth Department Scaffold Law Employee Conduct Mazurett v. Rochester City School District CA 10-02273 Supreme Court, Monroe County Background: The plaintiffs commenced an action under the Labor Law seeking damages for injuries sustained when the plaintiff fell from ...

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