Decisions

Federal Court Decisions

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

William Duff, Petitioner v. Eric Holder, et al., Respondents, 14-CV-250

Habeas Relief Deemed Time Barred as Sought More Than One Year After Conviction Final

Practice Areas: Criminal Law , Appellate Law - Criminal , Civil Rights

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Diomedes Martinez-Done, Plaintiff v. Diane McConnell, in her official capacity as Assistant Field Office Director for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, et al., Defendants, 14 Civ. 3071

Detainee Claiming to Be Removable, If At All, Under INA §236(a) Is Entitled to Bond Hearing

Practice Areas: Immigration Law , Constitutional Law , Criminal Law

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

United States of America, Plaintiff v. Analdo Samuel, Defendant, 08 CR 722

Sentences, Restitution Imposed in Mortgage Fraud Scheme, London Kidnapping Explained

Practice Areas: Criminal Law , Residential and Commercial Real Estate

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

Vincent Turchio, Plaintiff v. Foremost Insurance Company Grand Rapids, Michigan d/b/a Foremost Insurance Company, Defendant, 14-CV-2685

Insurer Must Indemnify Boat Owner for Liability Arising From City's Action Over Bridge Crash

Practice Areas: Admiralty , Insurance Law , Policy Terms

U.S. District Court, Southern District

TTO Drilling Co., Inc., Plaintiff v. Judith L. Hopkinson, Defendant, 14 Civ. 996

Notes' Payment Cannot Be Accelerated While Partnerships' Duties to Holder Not in Default

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure , Creditors

U.S. District Court, Western District

Quintin A. Nowlin, Plaintiff v. Kelley Lusk, et al., Defendants, 11CV712

$3,663 Motion Expense Award, Divided Equally Between Defendants Is Reasonable

Practice Areas: Legal Profession , Attorney Fee Recovery , Civil Rights

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Craig Beem a/k/a Craig Jefferies and CKB Advisors LLC, Plaintiffs v. Noble Americas Corporation and Noble Group Limited, Defendants, 14 Civ. 2632

Dismissal of Breach Claims for Commission Based on Executive's Placement Explained

Practice Areas: Contracts , Breach , Fraud (Contracts) , Labor and Employment

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

Michael J. Goodman, et al., Plaintiffs v. AssetMark, Inc., et al., Defendants, 09-CV-5603

'Toice' Not Grounds to Reconsider Fiduciary Duty Breach Claim's Dismissal Under SLUSA

Practice Areas: Securities and Federal Corporate Law , Securities Fraud , Civil Procedure , Motion Practice

U.S. District Court, Southern District

HLP Properties, LLC, et al., Plaintiffs v. Consolidated Editson Company of New York, Inc., Defendant, 14 Civ. 01383

Refusal to Disqualify Law Firm, as Conflicted, In CERCLA Action Against ConEd Explained

Practice Areas: Legal Profession , Environmental Law , Residential and Commercial Real Estate

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Getty Images (US), Inc., Plaintiff v. Microsoft Corporation, Defendant, 14CV7114

Disable of Widget Shows Getty Not Irreparably Harmed; Preliminary Injunction Is Denied

Practice Areas: Intellectual Property , Copyrights , Infringement (Copyright) , Civil Procedure , Provisional Remedies

U.S. District Court, Western District

United States of America, Plaintiff v. Jorge Quinones, Defendant, 13-CR-83

Drugs Defendant Denied Bail as 'Danger'; Charges Trigger Presumption of Detention

Practice Areas: Criminal Law

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

United States of America, Plaintiff v. Daniel Greenberg, Defendant, 12-CR-301

Credit Card Fraud Perpetrator's Renewed Bid For Acquittal Judgment, New Trial Is Denied

Practice Areas: Criminal Law , White Collar Crime , Fraud (White Collar) , Money Laundering

U.S. District Court, Northern District

Laurie J. Fine, Plaintiff v. ESPN, Inc., et al., Defendants, 5:12-CV-0836 (LEK/DEP)

Documents From Investigation of Coach Must Be Disclosed

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure , Discovery

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Mark I. Sokolow, et al., Plaintiffs v. Palestine Liberation Organization, et al., Defendants, 04-CV-397 (GBD)(RLE)

Bid for Pretrial Sanctions in Terror Case Is Rebuffed

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure , Discovery

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

People of the State of New York, Plaintiff v. Hilary Best, Defendant, 14-CV-3634

Action Remanded to City's Criminal Court; Court Warns Against Future Frivolous Filings

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure , Criminal Law

U.S. District Court, Southern District

DHL Global Forwarding Management Latin America, Inc. et al., Plaintiffs v. Pfizer, Inc. et al., Defendants, 13-cv-8218

Insurer, Pfizer Entities Granted Dismissal of Suit Arising From Drug Shipment's Partial Rejection

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure , Jurisdiction and Service of Process , Transportation

U.S. District Court, Western District

Denise K. Krupa, Plaintiff v. Dunkirk Specialty Steel, LLC, Defendant, 13-CV-76

Sex Discrimination Suit Should Be Dismissed; Worker Fired Under 'No-Fault' Absentee Policy

Practice Areas: Labor and Employment , Discrimination , Sex Discrimination

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

Selvyn McLean, Plaintiff v. Wayside Outreach Development Inc., Defendant, 13-CV-2963

Default Was Willful, Is Denied Vacatur Despite Lack of Prejudice; Defense Legally Unsound

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure , Motion Practice , Labor and Employment , Discrimination , Age Discrimination

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

Albert A. Nigro, Plaintiff-Appellant v. Mercantile Adjustment Bureau, LLC, Defendant-Appellee, 13-1362

Circuit Finds Debt Calls Barred by Federal Law

Practice Areas: Consumer Protection

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

Elman Abramov, individually, and on behalf of all others similarly situated, Plaintiff v. I.C. System, Inc. and John Does 1-25, Defendants, 14-cv-4000

Collection Letter Could Leave Debtor Unsure If Dispute Requires Oral or Written Message

Practice Areas: Creditors

U.S. District Court, Western District

Ashley Hicks, et al., Plaintiffs v. T.L. Cannon Corp., et al., Defendants, 13-CV-06455

Motions to Reconsider Court Order's Rulings On Wage Notice, Pay Stub Claims Are Denied

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure , Motion Practice , Labor and Employment , Wages and Hours

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Long Side Ventures, LLC et al., Plaintiffs v. Adarna Energy Corporation f/k/a Ecosystem Corporation, et al., Defendants, 12CV6836

Novation, Satisfaction Defenses Are Rejected In Breach Suit Over Failure to Pay Debentures

Practice Areas: Contracts , Breach , Evidence , Admissibility , Securities and Federal Corporate Law , Debt Securities

U.S. District Court, Southern District

David Hu, Plaintiff v. UGL Services Unicco Operations Co., Defendant, 13 Civ. 4251

Despite Prima Facie Case of Age Discrimination, Worker Was Fired for Poor Work Performance

Practice Areas: Labor and Employment , Discrimination , Age Discrimination

U.S. District Court, Western District

Jia Sheng, Plaintiff v. M&T Bank Corporation et al., Defendant, 12CV11031

Motion to Bar Evidence of Offer to Reinstate 'Remote' Job During Pregnancy Is Denied

Practice Areas: Labor and Employment , Discrimination , Pregnancy Discrimination , Civil Procedure , Motion Practice , Banking and Financial Institutions

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

State of New York, Plaintiff v. Mountain Tobacco Company, d/b/a King Mountain Tobacco Company Inc. and Delbert Wheeler, Sr., Defendants, 12-cv-6276

Complaint's Dismissal for Lack of 'Minimum Contacts' Personal Jurisdiction Is Denied

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure , Jurisdiction and Service of Process , Native American Law

U.S. District Court, Southern District

In Re Residential Capital, LLC, Debtor, 14 Cv. 2427

No Error in Proof of Claims' Disallowance, Expungement; Notice of Appeal Untimely

Practice Areas: Bankruptcy , Creditors

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Renaissance Search Partners, Plaintiff v. Renaissance Limited LLC, et al., Defendants, 12cv5638

Awards in Default Judgment Over Competing Executive Search Firm's Creation Explained

Practice Areas: Contracts , Breach , Torts , Business Torts , Business Entities , LLCs and LLPS

U.S. District Court, Northern District

Michael T. Lawler, and Megan Lawler, Plaintiffs v. Globalfoundries U.S., Inc., and M+W U.S., Inc., Defendants, 1:12-CV-0327

Semiconductor Plant Subcontract Worker's Fall Is Labor Law §240(1) 'Elevation' Injury

Practice Areas: Labor and Employment , Torts , NY Labor Law Section 240

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

Abcon Associates, Inc., Plaintiff v. Haas & Najarian and Haas & Najarian, LLP, Defendants, CV 12-928

Failure to Preserve Evidence, Despite Duty, Was Negligent; Spoliation Sanctions Denied

Practice Areas: Evidence , Spoliation , Legal Profession , Contracts , Breach

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Toto, Inc., Plaintiff v. Sony Music Entertainment, Defendant, 12-cv-1434

Amendment's 'Audiophile Provision' Sets Out Royalty Rate for Sale of Digital Downloads

Practice Areas: Contracts , Breach , Intellectual Property , Entertainment and Sports Law

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

Acumen Re Management Corporation, Plaintiff-Appellant v. General Security National Insurance Company, Defendant-Appellee, 12-5081-cv

Court's Rule 54(b) Certification Was Improper; Partial Judgment Addressed Only Single Claim

Practice Areas: Contracts , Breach , Appellate Law - Civil , Insurance Law , Reinsurance

U.S. District Court, Western District

Latoya T. Stackhouse, Plaintiff v. Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner of Social Security,1 Defendant, 12-CV-6474

ALJ's Finding as to Disability Was Based On Incomplete, Insufficient Medical Record

Practice Areas: Social Services Law , Social Security Compensation , Civil Procedure , Judgments

U.S. District Court, Northern District

Boost Worldwide, Inc., Plaintiff v. Talk Til U Drop, Wireless, Inc., and Sam Deb, Defendants, 5:14-CV-86

Default Judgment, Injunction Granted Over Retailers' Use of Wireless Service's Marks

Practice Areas: Intellectual Property , Trademarks , Infringement (Trademark) , Civil Procedure , Judgments

U.S. District Court, Southern District

American Civil Liberties Union, et ano., Plaintiffs v. Federal Bureau of Investigation, et ano., Defendants, 11cv7562

Court Rules on Disclosure, In Camera Review Of FOIA Documents About PATRIOT Act §215

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

Arlene Anita Sutherland, Petitioner v. Eric H. Holder, Jr., United States Attorney General, Respondent, 12-4510

Conviction Vacated for Rehabilitative Reasons Stayed Valid for Establishing Removability

Practice Areas: Immigration Law , Criminal Law

U.S. District Court, Northern District

Cory R. Fountain, Plaintiff v. United States of America, United States Department of Agriculture and Anwar M. Karim, Defendants, 8:13-CV-255

Scope of Collision Party's Employment Is Issue For District Judge, Not Magistrate Judge

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure , Motion Practice , Torts , Motor Vehicles , Personal Injury

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

Christina Villavicencio Plaintiff v. Elif Gure-Perez, Defendant, 14-CV-0889

Weinstein Allows Reargument on Dismissed Case

Practice Areas: Civil Rights , Labor and Employment , Discrimination

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Aafia Siddiqui, Petitioner v. United States of America, Respondent, 14 CV 3437

Judge Rejects Habeas Bid in Pakistani's Terror Case

Practice Areas: Criminal Law

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Mariah Re Ltd., Plaintiff v. American Family Mutual Insurance Co., et al., Defendants, 13-cv-4657

Contracts Provide No Basis to Return Reinsurer's Principal in Case Based on Catastrophic Storm

Practice Areas: Insurance Law , Reinsurance , Business Entities , Contracts , Breach

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Anne Bryant, Plaintiff v. Clifford A. "Ford" Kinder et al., Defendants, 14 Cv. 6637

Plaintiff Must Show Cause Why Fraud Action Should Not Be Dismissed for Lack of Jurisdiction

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure , Business Entities , LLCs and LLPS

U.S. District Court, Western District

Brenda Grasso, Plaintiff v. EMA Design Automation, Inc., and Emmanuel Marcano, Defendants, 11-CV-6549

Prima Facie Title VII Bias Claim Not Stated, Legitimate Reason for Job's End Not Rebutted

Practice Areas: Labor and Employment , Discrimination , Sex Discrimination , National Origin Discrimination

U.S. District Court, Northern District

Doris M. May, Plaintiff v. Ruby Tuesday, Inc., Defendant, 5:13-CV-170

Expert's Testimony Not Reliable in Suit Over 'Open, Obvious' Concrete Curb Stop

Practice Areas: Evidence , Expert Witnesses , Torts , Premises Liability , Invitees

U.S. District Court, Western District

Brendan Gilbert, individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated, Plaintiff v. The Home Depot, Inc., the Home Depot Special Services, Inc., and Home Depot, U.S.A., Inc., Defendants, 13-CV-853

Issue of Home Depot's Collection, Remittal Of Sales Tax Is Question for NY's Tax Agency

Practice Areas: Taxation , Consumer Protection

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Plaintiff-Appellant v. Matrix Laboratories Limited n/k/a Mylan Laboratories Limited, Defendant-Appellee, 13-3437-cv

Breach Claim Is Revived in Drug Distribution Dispute

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Denis Galanis, Plaintiff v. The Harmonie Club of the City of New York and Christopher Carey, Defendants, 1:13-cv-4344

Oral Settlement Is Binding; Counsel's Authority To Settle on Client's Behalf Reasonably Believed

Practice Areas: Contracts , Formation , Labor and Employment , Discrimination , Age Discrimination , Civil Procedure , Settlement

U.S. District Court, Southern District

PDV Sweeny, Inc., et al., Plaintiffs v. ConocoPhillips Company, et al., Defendant, 14-cv-5183

Exhibits in Suit Over 'Option's' Use to Acquire Joint Venturer's Interest Are Partly Sealed

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure , Motion Practice , Alternative Dispute Resolution , Contracts

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Taurshia Simmons et al., Plaintiffs v. Ambit Energy Holdings, LLC et al., Defendants, 13-CV-6240

CAFA 'Local Controversy Exception' Applies To Suit Against NY Firm Over Injuries in NY

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure , Jurisdiction and Service of Process , Consumer Protection , Energy and Natural Resources

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

United States of America, Appellee v. Semyon Vayner, aka Sam Vayner, aka Semen, Defendant Aliaksandr Zhyltsou, Defendant-Appellant, 13-803-cr

Social Media Evidence Not Proper for Trial, Circuit Says

Practice Areas: Evidence , Appellate Law - Criminal , Admissibility

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Agrera Investments Ltd., Petitioner v. Vladimir Palant, et al., Respondents, 13 Civ. 8721

Court Explains Confirmation of Arbitral Award Arising From IPO's Failure

Practice Areas: Alternative Dispute Resolution , Arbitration (ADR) , Contracts

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

Carol Knight-Hurney and Walter Hurney, Plaintiffs v. Suffolk County National Bank, Defendant, 14-CV-1092

TILA Rescission Right Inapplicable To Parties' 2012 Refinance Transaction

Practice Areas: Creditors

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Dr. Fred L. Pasternack, Plaintiff v. Laboratory Corporation of America a/k/a Labcorp and Choicepoint, Inc., Defendants, 10 Civ. 4426

Pilot Loses Fraud, Injurious Falsehood Claims Arising From 'Refusal' to Undergo Drug Test

Practice Areas: Torts , Intentional Torts , Fraud (Torts) , Administrative Law

U.S. District Court, Southern District

World of Boxing LLC, Vladimir Hrunov, and Andrey Ryabinskiy, Plaintiffs v. Don King and Don King Productions, Inc., Defendants, 14-cv-3791 (SAS)

Boxer, Promoters Entitled to Treat Contract As Breached Following Positive Drug Test

Practice Areas: Contracts , Breach

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Anderson Carter, Plaintiff v. City of New York, Ms. Reid, Deborah Roberson, Ms. Ballard, Ms. Etiene, Rich Miller, John Doe, John Doe, and Jane Doe, in their individual and official capacities, Defendants, 13-cv-1839

Rights Claims Against Shelter Arising From Living Conditions, Lost Letter Are Dismissed

Practice Areas: Civil Rights

U.S. District Court, Northern District

Legends are Forever, Inc., Plaintiff v. Nike, Inc., Defendant, 3:12-CV-1495

Baseball Souvenir Shop Loses Infringement Claims Over Phrase Promoting Basketball Shoes

Practice Areas: Intellectual Property , Trademarks , Infringement (Trademark)

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

Agron Hasbajrami, Petitioner v. United States of America, Respondent, 13-CV-6852

Terrorism Suspect Allowed to Withdraw Guilty Plea

Practice Areas: Constitutional Law , Criminal Law , Evidence

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Jacqueline Poindexter, Plaintiff v. Cash Money Records, Defendant, 13 Civ. 5882

Reconsideration of Order Allowing Infringement Claim's Repleading Within 20 Days Is Rejected

Practice Areas: Intellectual Property , Copyrights , Infringement (Copyright) , Civil Procedure , Motion Practice

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Stemcor USA, Inc., Petitioner v. Miracero, S.A. de C.V., Respondent, 14-cv-00921

Steel's Exporter Bound by Bargain With Buyer That Arbitrator Decide What Is Contract Dispute

Practice Areas: Alternative Dispute Resolution , Arbitration (ADR) , Contracts , Commercial Law , Sales

U.S. District Court, Western District

Michael Kuzma, Plaintiff v. United States Department of Justice, Defendant, 12-CV-807S

Documents About Occupy Buffalo Movement Properly Withheld Under FOIA Exemption 7

Practice Areas: Administrative Law , Civil Procedure

U.S. District Court, Southern District

United States, et al. ex rel. Oswald Bilotta, Plaintiffs and Relator, Plaintiff and Relator v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, Defendant, 11 Civ. 0071 (PGG)

False Claims Kickback Suit Proceeds Against Novartis

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

Kamala Prasai, Plaintiff v. International Nepali Literary Society; Bimal Nepal; Hom Nath Subedi; Gita Khatri; and Padam Bishwokarma, Defendants, 14-cv-4440

Complete Diversity Lacking, Defendant An Indispensable Party, in Tort Action That Can Be Properly Remedied in State Court

Practice Areas: Civil Procedure , Jurisdiction and Service of Process

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Universitas Education, LLC, Petitioner v. Nova Group, Inc., as trustee, sponsor and fiduciary of the Charter Oak Trust Welfare Benefit Plan, Respondent, 11CV8726

Court Explains Grant of Multi-Million Dollar Turnover Order in Fraud-Related Judgment Against Multiple-Employer Welfare Benefit Plan

Practice Areas: Insurance Law , White Collar Crime , Fraud (White Collar)

U.S. District Court, Western District

Zoological Society of Buffalo, Inc., Plaintiff v. CarvedRock, LLC and Burlington Insurance Company, Defendants, 10-CV-35

Buffalo's Zoo Is Not Additional Insured on Specialty Concrete Company's Policy in Connection with Dispute Arising From Worker's Fall From Scaffolding During Rainforest Exhibit's Construction

Practice Areas: Insurance Law

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

Linda D. Crawford, Plaintiff-Counterclaim-Defendant-Appellant v. Franklin Credit Management Corporation, Tribeca Lending Corporation, Defendants-Counterclaimants-Cross-Claimants-Appellees Lenders First Choice Agency, Inc., Defendant-Crossclaim-Defendant-Appellee.*, 13-2514

Dismissal of Suit Asserting Mortgages' Fraudulent Procurement, Foreclosure for Failure to Disclose Present Claims as Assets in 2006 Bankruptcy Case Partly Affirmed; Present Claims Could Be Pursued Because 2006 Bankruptcy Petition Was Dismissed Dismssal of TILA, Common-Law Fraud Claims Against Franklin, Tribeca Defendants Vacated; Material Fact Issues Exist on TILA, Fraud Claims

Practice Areas: Residential and Commercial Real Estate , Bankruptcy , Banking and Financial Institutions

U.S. District Court, Western District

Robert Coene and Valerie Coene, Plaintiffs v. 3M Company, as Successor by merger to Minnesota Mining & Manufacturing Company and/or its predecessors/successors in interest, Defendant, 10-CV-6546

Court Rules On Motions to Strike Reports, Apply Sanctions In Suit Asserting Occupational Exposure to Silica Dust Due To Defectively Designed, Manufactured Respirators

Practice Areas: Products Liability , Breach of Warranty , Torts , Intentional Torts , Fraud (Torts) , Labor and Employment , Labor Law , Working Conditions

U.S. District Court, Northern District

PPC Broadband, Inc., d/b/a PPC, Plaintiff v. Corning Optical Communications RF, LLC, Defendant Times Fiber Communications, Inc. Proposed Intervenor, 5:12-cv-911

Court Explains Its Adoption of Magistrate Judge's Recommended Constructions for Eight Disputed Terms in Action Over Infringement on Coaxial Cable Connector Patents

Practice Areas: Intellectual Property , Patents , Infringement (Patents)

U.S. District Court, Eastern District

Ferring B.V., Plaintiff v. Fera Pharmaceuticals, LLC, Defendants, 13-CV-4640

Counterclaim Denied Dismissal Only to Extent It Sought to Cancel Contestable Registration

Practice Areas: Intellectual Property , Trademarks , Infringement (Trademark) , Creation/Registration (Trademark)

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Trident International Limited, Plaintiff v. American Steamship Owners Mutual Protection and Indemnity Association, Inc., Defendant, 05 Civ. 3947

Maritime Insurer's Decisions to Deny Coverage To Bahamas Firm Not Shown to Be Incorrect

Practice Areas: Admiralty , Insurance Law , Policy Terms , Contracts , Breach

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Cartica Management, LLC, et al., Plaintiffs v. Corpbanca, S.A., et al., Defendants, 14-cv-2258

'Blue Chip Stamps', 'Corwin' Lead to Dismissal Of Securities Fraud Claims Over Banks' Merger

Practice Areas: Securities and Federal Corporate Law , Mergers and Acquisitions , Securities Fraud , Banking and Financial Institutions

U.S. District Court, Western District

Suzanne M. Fairbrother, Plaintiff v. Patrick R. Donahoe, Postmaster General, Defendant, 12-CV-6321

Disability Bias, Retaliation Claimant Does Not Rebut Legitimate Firing for Key-Throw Incident

Practice Areas: Labor and Employment , Discrimination , Disability Discrimination

U.S. District Court, Northern District

Upstate Shredding, LLC and Weitsman Shredding, LLC, Plaintiffs v. Northeastern Ferrous, Inc., and Jay Goldblatt, Defendants, 3:12-CV-1015

Statements to Support Bad Faith Finding As to Enforceable Contract Are Hearsay

Practice Areas: Contracts , Breach

U.S. District Court, Southern District

United States of America, Plaintiff v. Adel Abdel Bary, Defendant, S7 and S15 98-cr-1023 (LAK)

Kaplan Accepts Plea Deal, Prison Term for al Qaida Spokesman

Practice Areas: Criminal Law

U.S. District Court, Southern District

Statek Corporation, Appellant v. Development Specialists, Inc., Appellee, 13-CV-8578

Affirmation of Bankruptcy Court Decisions Denying Reconsideration Motions Explained

Practice Areas: Bankruptcy , Civil Procedure , Motion Practice , Appellate Law - Civil

U.S. District Court, Southern District

James Michael Harley, Plaintiff v. Minerals Technologies Inc., Defendant, 13-cv-954

At-Will Employee Accepted New Terms Providing For Four Months' Severance Ending July 2012

Practice Areas: Labor and Employment , Employment Contracts , At-Will Employment , Hiring/Firing