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Second Circuit — Terrorism Risk Insurance Act: Peterson v. Islamic Republic of Iran

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Terrorism Risk Insurance Act Turnover Judgment Peterson v. Islamic Republic of Iran 13-2952-cv Judges Winter, Walker and Cabranes Background: To satisfy terrorism-related judgments against Iran, a turnover of $1.75 billion in assets ...

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Second Circuit — Attorney Misconduct: In re Tustaniwsky

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Attorney Misconduct Client’s Failure to Pay Fees — Defaults In re Tustaniwsky 10-90003-am Judges Cabranes, Sack and Wesley Background: At issue are the recommendations of the Second Circuit’s Committee on Admissions and ...

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Second Circuit — Freedom of Information Act: Cook v. Nat’ Archives & Records Admin

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Freedom of Information Act Invasion of Privacy Exemption Cook v. Nat’ Archives & Records Admin 13-1228-cv Judges Leval, Pooler and Chin Background: The plaintiff appeals from the dismissal of his complaint pursuant ...

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Second Circuit — International Child Abduction Remedies Act: Ermini v. Vittori

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit International Child Abduction Remedies Act Grave Risk — Autism Ermini v. Vittori 13-2025-cv(L) Judges Calabresi, Cabranes and Livingston Background: The petitioner commenced an action under the International Child Abduction Remedies Act seeking ...

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Second Circuit — Social Security Disability: McIntyre v. Colvin

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Social Security Disability Functional Capacity Evaluation — Sufficiency of Evidence McIntyre v. Colvin 13-2886-cv Judges Newman, Jacobs and Cabranes Background: The plaintiff appealed from a judgment affirming the denial of her application ...

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Second Circuit — Assignment Agreements: Rajamin v. Deutsche Bank Nat’l Trust Co.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Assignment Agreements Standing Rajamin v. Deutsche Bank Nat’l Trust Co. 13-1614 Judges Kearse, Jacobs and B.D. parker Background: The plaintiffs appealed from the dismissal of their complaint for lack of standing. The ...

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Second Circuit — Verdict: ING Global v. United Parcel Service Oasis Supply Corporation

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Verdict Attorney Fees — Manifest Injustice ING Global v. United Parcel Service Oasis Supply Corporation 13-489-cv Judges Pooler, Parker and Wesley Background: The plaintiff appealed from an order that set aside a ...

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Second Circuit — Employment Discrimination: Brown v. Daikin America Inc.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Employment Discrimination Integrated Enterprise — Wrongful Termination Brown v. Daikin America Inc. 12-2955-cv Judges Lynch, Lohier and Carney Background: The plaintiff appealed from the dismissal of his complaint against the defendants. The ...

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Second Circuit — Fair Labor Standards Act: Anderson, et al. v. NVR, Inc.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Fair Labor Standards Act Motion to Sever — Factual Discrepancies Anderson, et al. v. NVR, Inc. 13-cv-6315L Judge Larimer Background: The plaintiffs are a group of 133 salespeople employed by the defendant, ...

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Second Circuit — Class Action Settlement: Pricewaterhousecoopers, LLP, et al. v. Bhatia, et al.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Class Action Settlement Non-settling Party Standing Pricewaterhousecoopers, LLP, et al. v. Bhatia, et al. 13-1642-cv Judges Jacobs, Parker and Chin Background: The defendants who are individual and institutional investors in feeder funds ...

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Second Circuit — Environmental Contamination: Asarco LLC v. Goodwin

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Environmental Contamination Contribution — Statute of Limitations Asarco LLC v. Goodwin 13-3954-cv Judges Kearse, Jacobs and Lynch Background: The plaintiff appealed from a judgment dismissing its complaint. As part of the defendant’s ...

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