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Second Circuit – Subsequent Trial: The Anderson Group v. City of Saratoga Springs

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Subsequent Trial Inconsistent Verdicts – Speculative Damages The Anderson Group v. City of Saratoga Springs 12-3775-cv(L) Judges Parker, Hall and Matsumoto Background: A jury returned a verdict in favor of the plaintiff ...

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Second Circuit – Second-Amendment: New York State Rifle & Pistol Ass’n, Inc., et al. v. Cuomo, et al.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Second-Amendment Safe Act – Intermediate Level of Scrutiny New York State Rifle & Pistol Ass’n, Inc., et al. v. Cuomo, et al. 14-36-cv(L);14-319-cv Judges Cabranes, Lohier and Droney Background: At issue are ...

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Second Circuit – Copyrights: Authors Guild vs. Google, Inc.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Copyrights Fair Use – Digital Library Authors Guild vs. Google, Inc. 13-4829-cv Judges Leval, Cabranes and Parker Background: The plaintiffs are authors of published books under copyright. They sued the defendant alleging ...

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Second Circuit – Notice of Appeal: Cole-Hoover v. Dept. of Corrections

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Notice of Appeal Untimely – Order Directing an Attorney Lien Cole-Hoover v. Dept. of Corrections 15-1986(L); 15-2173(XAP) Judges Newman, Walker and Jacobs Background: The underlying case involved an employment discrimination action. While ...

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Second Circuit – Copyright: Baldwin v. EMI Feist Catalog, Inc.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Copyright Termination of Copyright – Successive Copyright Agreements Baldwin v. EMI Feist Catalog, Inc. 14-182-cv Judges Pooler, Livingston and Droney Background: The plaintiffs appealed from the grant of summary judgment to the ...

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Second Circuit – Americans with Disabilities Act – Due Process: Dean v. University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Americans with Disabilities Act – Due Process Academic Dismissal – Mental-Health Condition Dean v. University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences 14-1546-cv Judges Winter, Pooler and Sack Background: The plaintiff ...

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Second Circuit –Environmental Ballast Permits: NRDC v. EPA

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Environmental Ballast Permits Water Quality Requirements – Best Technology Available NRDC v. EPA 13-1745(L) Judges Sack, Chin and Carney Background: Four environmental organizations petitioned for review a permit issued by the respondent ...

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Second Circuit – Fair Credit Reporting Act: Galper v. JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Fair Credit Reporting Act Preemption of New York Law – Vicarious Liability Galper v. JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. 14-867-cv Judges Hall, Lohier and Meyer Background: The plaintiff appealed from a judgment ...

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U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit – Prohibition of Surcharge on Credit Card Use: Expressions Hair Design v. Schneiderman

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Prohibition of Surcharge on Credit Card Use First Amendment Violation – Unconstitutionally Vague Expressions Hair Design v. Schneiderman 13-4533 (L) Judges Wesley, Livingston and Carney Background: The defendants appealed from a judgment ...

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Second Circuit – Fair Housing: Cty. Of Westchester v. US Dep’t of Hous. & Urban Dev.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit – Fair Housing Analysis of Impediments – Withholding of Funds Cty. Of Westchester v. US Dep’t of Hous. & Urban Dev. 15-2294-cv Judges Cabranes, Raggi and Wesley Background: The plaintiff appealed from ...

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