• Matter of Giannakos

    Practice Area: Legal Ethics and Attorney Discipline
    Industry:
    Date Filed: 2017-12-13
    Court: Appellate Division, Second Department, Grievance Committee
    Judge: Per Curiam
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Diana Maxfield Kearse, Brooklyn, NY (Colette M. Landers of counsel), for petitioner.
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 2017-07576

    Matter of Constantine C. Giannakos, an attorney and counselor-at-law.

  • Linden Plaza Pres. LP v. Bethel

    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Date Filed: 2017-11-02
    Court: Civil Court, Kings
    Judge: Judge Michael Weisberg
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For the petitioner: by Young Yoo, Esq., Gutman, Mintz, Baker and Sonnenfeldt, P.C.
    for defendant: For the respondent: by Somalia Samuel, Esq., Brooklyn Legal Services.

    Case Number: 66158/2017

    Service of Process Improper, Default Vacated; Court Lacks Jurisdiction, Holdover Dismissed

  • Aurora Assocs. LLC v. Locatelli

    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Date Filed: 2017-12-06
    Court: Appellate Term, First Department
    Judge: Per Curiam
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 570235/17

    Tenant Entitled to Attorney Fees as 'Substantial Relief' on Central Relief Sought Achieved

  • Hobbesland v. Hobbesland

    Practice Area: Real Estate
    Industry:
    Date Filed: 2017-11-15
    Court: Supreme Court, Richmond
    Judge: Justice Philip Straniere
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Angiuli & Gentile
    for defendant: Fritz Farrell

    Case Number: 100979/15

    Claim for Fraudulent Misrepresentation, Constructive Trust Against Son Dismissed on Merits

  • Podpeskar v. Dannon Co. Inc.

    Practice Area: Consumer Protection
    Industry: Food and Beverage
    Date Filed: 2017-12-03
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, U.S. - SDNY
    Judge: District Judge Katherine Forrest
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 16-cv-8478

    Suit Over Yogurt's Deceptive Use of 'Natural' Dismissed; Claims Conclusory, Speculative

  • Teachers Fed. Credit Union v. Gergel

    Practice Area: Creditors' and Debtors' Rights
    Industry:
    Date Filed: 2017-12-01
    Court: Supreme Court, Suffolk
    Judge: Justice Robert Quinlan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Stagg, Terenzi, Confusione & Wabnik, LLP, Garden City, NY.
    for defendant: James E. Gergel, East Northport, NY. Barbara-Jo Gaffney, Patchogue, NY. James E. Gergel, Rocky Point, NY. Barbara-Jo Gaffney, Rocky Point, NY.

    Case Number: 615410/2016

    Plaintiff Meets Requirements for Expedited Judgment of Foreclosure, Sale Under RPAPL

  • Medford v. Civil Serv. Emps. Ass'n Inc.

    Practice Area: Labor Law
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Date Filed: 2017-12-05
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, U.S. - EDNY
    Judge: District Judge Joseph Bianco
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Plaintiffs are represented by Svetlana Sobel, Esq., Sobel Law Offices, Syosset, New York.
    for defendant: Local 881 and Brown are represented by Leslie C. Perrin and Aaron Edward Kaplan, CSEA Inc., Albany, New York. The Town is represented by Matthew M. Rozea, Office of the Town Attorney, Oyster Bay, New York.

    Case Number: 17-CV-0011

    Union Representing Only Town Public Sector Employees Is Not Subject to LMRDA

  • Thomas v. Cayuga Cnty. Jail

    Practice Area: Civil Rights
    Industry:
    Date Filed: 2017-12-04
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, U.S. - NDNY
    Judge: District Judge Gary Sharpe
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Plaintiff, pro se: Gregory Thomas, Ray Brook Federal Correctional Institution, Ray Brook, NY.
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 9:17-CV-1191

    Suit Over County Jail Purchases Dismissed Under 28 USC §1915A for Failure to State Claim

  • 113-115 N. 5th Ave. Holding Corp. v. Costa

    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Date Filed: 2017-12-04
    Court: City Court, Westchester
    Judge: Judge Adrian Armstrong
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Jack A. Addesso, PLLC, Mount Vernon, NY.
    for defendant: Legal Services of Hudson Valley, Mt. Vernon, New York.

    Case Number: 2715-17

    No Evidence Landlord Waived Right to Evict Tenant by Accepting Unsolicited Rent Payments

  • Holber Assocs. LP v. Reckson Operating P'ship LP

    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry: Real Estate
    Date Filed: 2017-10-30
    Court: Supreme Court, New York County
    Judge: Justice Martin Schoenfeld
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 652468/2015

    Commercial Landlord's Complaints Dismissed But Sanctions for Frivolous Conduct Denied; Mal

  • 517 W. 212 St. LLC v. Musik-Ayala

    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Date Filed: 2017-12-01
    Court: Civil Court, New York
    Judge: Judge Jack Stoller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 61607/2017

    Prior Tenant's Rent Never Exceeded Deregulatory Threshold, Premises Subject to RSL