• Int'l. Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 43 v. NLRB

    Publication Date: 2021-08-31
    Practice Area: Labor Law
    Industry: Construction
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge John Walker
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 43: Matthew J. Ginsburg, on the brief, Maneesh Sharma, AFL-CIO Office of the General Counsel, Washington, District of Columbia; Jonathan D. Newman, on the brief, Sherman Dunn, P.C., Washington, District of Columbia; Kenneth L. Wagner, on the brief, Blitman & King LLP, Syracuse, New York.
    for defendant: For Respondent National Labor Relations Board: Kira Dillinger Vol, on the brief, Greg P. Lauro, National Labor Relations Board, Washington, District of Columbia. For Intervenor ADT, LLC: Norma Manjarrez, on the brief, Jeremy C. Moritz, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C., Chicago, Illinois.

    Case Number: 20-1163

    CBAs Did Not Allow Company to Unilaterally Impose Mandatory Six-Day Workweek

  • U.S. v. Perez

    Publication Date: 2021-08-04
    Practice Area: Civil Rights | Constitutional Law | Criminal Law | Immigration Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge John Walker
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellee: Kevin Trowel, on the brief, Tanya Hajjar, Assistant United States Attorneys, for Mark J. Lesko, Acting United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant Javier Perez: Yuanchung Lee, Federal Defenders of New York, Inc., Appeals Bureau.

    Case Number: 19-620-cr

    18 USC §922(g)(5), as Applied to Undocumented Alien, Withstands 'Intermediate Scrutiny'

  • U.S. v. Reichberg

    Publication Date: 2021-07-21
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge John Walker
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellee United States of America: Martin S. Bell, Kimberly J. Ravener, Thomas McKay, on the brief, Jessica Lonergan, Assistant United States Attorneys, for Audrey Strauss, United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant Jeremy Reichberg: Clara Kalhous, Anjelica Cappellino, on the brief, John C. Meringolo, Meringolo & Associates, P.C., New York, NY.

    Case Number: 19-1645-cr

    Convictions for Man Who Bribed Police to Get Favorable Outcomes for His Clients Are Upheld

  • Gallina v. Wilkinson

    Publication Date: 2021-02-23
    Practice Area: Immigration Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge John Walker
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner: Joshua L. Dratel, Joshua L. Dratel, P.C., New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Respondent-Appellee: Joseph H. Hunt, Assistant Attorney General, Russell J.E. Verby, Senior Litigation Counsel, on the brief, Jennifer R. Khouri, Trial Attorney, Office of Immigration Litigation, United States Department of Justice, Washington D.C.

    Case Number: 17-4058-ag

    Conditions Faced in Italian 41-bis Detention Not 'Torture' Under CAT, 8 CFR §1208.18

  • Edwards v. Quiros

    Publication Date: 2021-02-03
    Practice Area: Civil Rights | Constitutional Law
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge John Walker
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellant: Stephen Bergstein, Bergstein & Ullrich, LLP, New Paltz, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellee: Steven M. Barry, Assistant Attorney General, Connecticut Office of the Attorney General, Hartford, CT.

    Case Number: 19-3251-cv

    Warden Is Liable for Violating Inmate's Rights by Requiring Restraints in Exercise Yard

  • A.H v. French

    Publication Date: 2021-01-22
    Practice Area: Civil Rights | Constitutional Law | Education Law
    Industry: Education | State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge John Walker
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Appellants: Ryan J. Tucker, Alliance Defending Freedom, Scottsdale, AZ; David A. Cortman, Alliance Defending Freedom, Lawrenceville, GA; Kristen K. Waggoner, John J. Bursch, Alliance Defending Freedom, Washington, DC; Thomas E. McCormick, McCormick, Fitzpatrick, Kasper & Burchard, P.C., Burlington, VT, on the Brief, Jacob P. Warner, Alliance Defending Freedom, Scottsdale, AZ.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellee: Benjamin D. Battles, Solicitor General; Rachel E. Smith, Assistant Attorney General, on the brief, John T. Alexander, Assistant Attorney General, Office of the Attorney General, Montpelier, VT.

    Case Number: 20-1772

    Religious Bias Shown in Denial of Application to Take Part in Dual Enrollment Program

  • Tompkins v. Metro-North Commuter R.R. Co.

    Publication Date: 2020-12-23
    Practice Area: Employment Litigation
    Industry: Transportation
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge John Walker
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellant: Marc Wietzke, Flynn & Wietzke, PC, Garden City, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellee: Miriam Manber, on the brief, Helene R. Hechtkopf, Hoguet Newman Regal & Kenney, LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 18-3174

    Objective Reasonableness, in FRSA Context, Not Met in Retaliation Suit Against MNRR

  • U.S. Sec. & Exch. Comm'n v. Alpine Sec. Corp.

    Publication Date: 2020-12-10
    Practice Area: Securities Litigation
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking | Federal Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge John Walker
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellee: Michael A. Conley, Solicitor; Daniel Staroselsky, Senior Litigation Counsel, on the brief, Rachel M. McKenzie, Senior Counsel, for Robert B. Stebbins, General Counsel, Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, D.C.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant: Brent R. Baker, Jonathan D. Bletzacker, Aaron D. Lebenta, Clyde Snow & Sessions, Salt Lake City, UT, on the brief, Maranda Fritz, Thompson Hine LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 19-3272

    Enforcement Action Within SEC's Authority to Ensure Compliance With §17(a)'s Requirements

  • U.S. v. Echeverry

    Publication Date: 2020-11-03
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge John Walker; Steven Menashi
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Carlos Echeverry, White Deer, PA, pro se.
    for defendant: For Audrey Strauss, Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, New York, NY: Michael McGinnis and Anna M. Skotko, Assistant United States Attorneys.

    Case Number: 19-2202-cr

    First Step Act Reduction Denied; Fair Sentencing Act Did Not Alter Minimum Sentences

  • U.S. v. Smilowitz

    Publication Date: 2020-09-14
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Election and Political Law | White Collar Crime
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge John Walker
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellee: Kathryn Martin; Daniel B. Tehrani, New York, NY; Assistant United States Attorneys, New York, NY, on the brief, Audrey Strauss, Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Attorney for United States of America, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant: Donna Aldea, Alex Klein, on the brief, Barket Epstein Kearon Aldea & LoTurco, LLP, Garden City, NY.

    Case Number: 19-361

    Payments to Influence Village Voters Violate Travel Act, Federal Election Statute

  • Keefe v. Commn'r of Internal Revenue

    Publication Date: 2020-07-23
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law | Tax
    Industry: Federal Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge John Walker
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioners-Appellants: Vivek Chandrasekhar, on the brief, Joseph A. Lipari, Roberts & Holland LLP, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Respondent-Appellee: Teresa E. McLaughlin, on the brief, Sherra Wong, Attorney, Tax Division, Department of Justice, for Richard E. Zuckerman, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General, Washington, D.C.

    Case Number: 18-2357-ag

    As Never Rented, Mansion Was Capital Asset When Sold, Not Property Used in Trade, Business