• Matter of W.L.

    Publication Date: 2020-07-07
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Tompkins
    Judge: Justice David Guy
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner: Amy B. Egitton, Esq.
    for defendant: Greg Catarella, Esq., Court appointed counsel to Dr. L. Mariette Geldenhuys, Esq., Court Evaluator.

    Case Number: 2020-0187

    Attorney Under POA Granted Reasonable Compensation at 75% of Standard Hourly Rate

  • Furman v. DeSimone

    Publication Date: 2019-07-16
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Tompkins
    Judge: Justice Eugene Faughnan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Counsel for Plaintiff By: Raymond M. Schlather, Esq., Schlather, Stumbar, Parks & Salk, LLP, Ithaca, NY.
    for defendant: Counsel for Defendants Jeffrey DeSimone, M.D. Kenneth Cooper, M.D. Central New York Surgical Physicians, P.C. By: Paul Brown, Esq., Martin, Ganotis, Brown, Mould & Currie, P.C., Dewitt, NY. Counsel for Defendant Rao Kamani, M.D. By: Karen G. Felter, Esq., Smith, Sovik, Kendrick & Sugnet, P.C., Syracuse, NY. Counsel for Defendant Crouse Hospital By: Christine A. Sullivan, Esq., Gale, Gale & Hunt LLC, Syracuse, NY.

    Case Number: 2013-1011

    Doctor Granted Reargument on Proximate Cause But Still Denied Summary Judgment

  • Matter of New Roots Charter Sch. v. Ferreira

    Publication Date: 2019-01-29
    Practice Area: Dispute Resolution
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Tompkins
    Judge: Justice Eugene Faughnan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Counsel for Petitioner: Robert H. Mckertich, Esq., of Counsel Coughlin & Gerhart, LLC, Binghamton, NY.
    for defendant: Counsel for Respondent: Elizabeth Schuster, Esq., of Counsel New York State United Teachers, Latham, NY.

    Case Number: EF2018-0611

    Court Grants Terminated Teacher's Cross-Motion to Compel Arbitration

  • Sims v. Ithaca City Sch. Dist.

    Publication Date: 2018-07-03
    Practice Area: Employment Litigation | Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Tompkins
    Judge: Justice Eugene Faughnan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Counsel for Plaintiff: Richard Urda, Esq., Ithaca, NY.
    for defendant: Counsel for Defendant: By Jonathan Fellows, Esq., Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC, Syracuse, NY.; Kate I. Reid, Esq., Gen. Counsel, Ithaca City School District, Ithaca, NY.

    Case Number: EF2017-0036

    Plaintiff Fails to Show Reasonable Excuse, Meritorious Claim For Extension of Time to File

  • Phila. Indem. Ins. v. Buffalo Hotel Supply

    Publication Date: 2018-01-16
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Contracts | Damages
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Tompkins
    Judge: Justice Eugene Faughnan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Counsel for Plaintiff: Eliot Greenberg, Esq., Rosner, Nocera & Ragone, LLP, New York, NY.
    for defendant: Counsel for Defendant Buffalo Hotel Supply Company, Inc.: Lisa M. Diaz-Ordaz, Esq., Law Offices of Destin C. Santacrose, Buffalo, NY.; Counsel for Halco Mechanical: Kevin R. VanDuser, Esq., Sugarman Law Firm, Syracuse, NY.; Counsel for Allied Electric Company: Gerald E. O'Connor, Esq., Lippman O'Connor, Buffalo, NY.

    Case Number: EF2015-0101

    Defendants Prima Facie Show Plaintiff's Amended Complaint Barred by Statute of Limitations

  • Doe v. Cornell University

    Publication Date: 2017-12-29
    Practice Area: Education Law
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Tompkins
    Judge: Justice Eugene D. Faughnan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Counsel for Petitioner: By Alan Sash, Esq., McLaughlin & Stern, LLP, New York, NY.
    for defendant: Counsel for Respondents: By Jared M. Pittman, Esq., Associate University Counsel, Cornell University Office of University Counsel and Secretary of the Corporation, Ithaca, NY.

    Case Number: EF2017-0146

    Cornell University Made its Sexual Abuse Policy Known

  • Bonner v. Wittlin

    Publication Date: 2017-12-26
    Practice Area: Damages | Health Care Law
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Tompkins
    Judge: Justice Eugene Faughnan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Plaintiff: Raymond M. Schlather, Esq., Schlather, Stumbar, Parks & Salk, LLP, Ithaca, NY.
    for defendant: Defendant William Wittlin, M.D.: John J. Pollock, Esq., Levene Gouldin & Thompson LLP, Binghamton, NY.; Defendant Gabriel Tornusciolo, PsyD: Jared M. Pittman, Esq., Ithaca, NY

    Case Number: EF2017-0129

    No Private Cause of Action Exists Against Psychologist for Disclosing Medical Information

  • Giannelis v. Borg Warner Morse Tec, Inc., EF 2015-0010

    Publication Date: 2017-11-02
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Tompkins County
    Judge: Justice Eugene Faughnan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Plaintiff by: Raymond M. Schlather, Esq., Schlather, Stumbar, Parks & Salk, LLP, Ithaca, NY.
    for defendant: Counsel For Defendant Borg Warner by: Daniel J. Pautz, Esq., Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC, Syracuse, NY. Counsel For Defendant Nancy K. Elliott by: Nino L. Lama, Esq., The Lama Law Firm, LLP, Ithaca, NY. Counsel For Defendant Kelly A. Elliott by: Julio Urrutia, Esq., Law Offices of Stewart H. Friedman, Garden City, NY.

    Case Number: EF 2015-0010

    Landowner Had Duty of Care After Creating Dangerous Condition at Inters

  • Kheel v. Molinari, 2012-0691

    Publication Date: 2017-10-17
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Tompkins County
    Judge: Justice Eugene D. Faughnan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Plaintiff: Thomas H. Kheel, Esq., Ithaca, NY.
    for defendant: Counsel for Defendants: By Luciano L. Lama, Esq., The Lama Law Firm, LLP, Ithaca, NY.

    Case Number: 2012-0691

    Fact Issues Presented on Adverse Possession Motion Barring Summary Ju

  • Brust v. McDaniel, 2016-0136

    Publication Date: 2017-10-03
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Tompkins County
    Judge: Justice Eugene D. Faughnan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Counsel for Plaintiff: By Dirk Galbraith, Esq, Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP, Ithaca, NY.
    for defendant: Counsel for Defendants: By Keith D. Miller, Esq., Law Office of Keith D. Miller, Liverpool, NY.

    Case Number: 2016-0136

    Decedent's Own Actions Sole Proximate Cause of Accident, Relieving Defendant of Lia