• New York State, Court of Appeals
  • No. 49
  • Judges Graffeo, Read, Smith, Pigott and Rivera concur. 
Judge Abdus-Salaam took no part.
  • For Plaintiff: Leon Friedman, for appellants.
  • For Defendant: Paul J. O'Dwyer, for nonparty-respondent.
Judges Adopt Rule When Dual Sources of Fees Are in Play