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Eleventh Amendment: Kociuba v. VESID

U.S. District Court, WDNY Eleventh Amendment Suits Against State Agencies Kociuba v. VESID 10-CV-6139 Judge Telesca Background: The plaintiff, Charlene Kociuba, brings this action pursuant to the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 and the Americans with Disabilities Act ...

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Franchise Agreements: Webster Chrysler Jeep Inc. v. Chrysler Holding LLC

U.S. District Court, WDNY Franchise Agreements Breach — Bankruptcy of Corporate Entity Webster Chrysler Jeep Inc. v. Chrysler Holding LLC 08-CV-6535 Judge Telesca Background: The plaintiffs, Webster Chrysler Jeep Inc. and Randy Henderson as president of Webster, bring this action ...

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Contracts: Preston Frankford Shopping Center v. Butler Dining Services LLC

U.S. District Court, WDNY Contracts Forum Selection Agreements Preston Frankford Shopping Center v. Butler Dining Services LLC 10-CV-6448 Judge Larimer Background: This action was commenced on July 2 in New York State Supreme Court, Monroe County, by plaintiff Preston Frankford ...

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Truth-In-Lending: Howard v. Canandaigua National Bank

Decision of Interest U.S. District Court, WDNY Truth-In-Lending ATM Fees Howard v. Canandaigua National Bank 09-CV-6513 Judge Telesca Background: Before the court is a preliminary settlement agreement, in this class action involving banking fees, to be approved by the court. ...

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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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Social Security: Fuller v. Astrue

U.S. District Court, WDNY Social Security Fuller v. Astrue 09-CV-6279 Judge Telesca Background: The plaintiff, Sandra Decker Fuller, brings this action pursuant to Title II and XVI of the Social Security Act, seeking review of the final decision of the ...

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ADA: Bonilla v. Monroe #1 BOCES

U.S. District Court, WDNY ADA Bonilla v. Monroe #1 BOCES 06-CV-6542 Judge Telesca Background: The plaintiff alleges the defendant discriminated against her, forced her to resign her employment and retaliated against her because of her alleged disability, namely depression and ...

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ERISA: Stanton v. Lincoln Life & Annuity Co. of New York

U.S. District Court, WDNY ERISA Policy Exclusions — Intoxication Stanton v. Lincoln Life & Annuity Co. of New York 09-CV-6430 Judge Siragusa Background: The plaintiff seeks to recover accidental death insurance benefits, and brought action pursuant to the Employee Retirement ...

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