• Williams v. Korines

    Publication Date: 2020-07-28
    Practice Area: Civil Rights
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Peter Hall
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellant: Michael Martin, Ian Weinstein, on the brief, Katherine Anne Boy Skipsey†, Fordham Law School, Lincoln Square Legal Services, Inc., New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellees: Barbara D. Underwood, Solicitor General, Victor Paladino, Senior Assistant Solicitor General, on the brief, Brian D. Ginsberg, Assistant Solicitor General, for Letitia James, Attorney General for the State of New York, Albany, NY.

    Case Number: 18-3050

    Rule Not Unconstitutionally Vague as to Photos of People Wearing Blue, Making Gang Signs

  • U.S. v. Mattis

    Publication Date: 2020-07-07
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Peter Hall
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellant: Kevin Trowel, Assistant United States Attorneys on the brief, David K. Kessler, for Richard P. Donoghue, United States Attorney, Eastern District of New York, Brooklyn, NY.
    for defendant: For Appellee Mattis: Sabrina P. Shroff, Law Offices of Sabrina P. Shroff, New York, NY. For Appellee Rahman: Margaret E. Lynaugh on the brief, Paul L. Shechtman, Bracewell LLP, New York, NY. For Amici Curiae Former Federal Prosecutors (joined by Joshua L. Dratel, Dratel & Lewis, P.C., New York, NY for National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers), in support of Appellees: Brian A. Jacobs, Morvillo Abramowitz, Grand Iason & Anello PC, New York, NY, Edward Y. Kim, Krieger Kim & Lewin LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 20-1713

    Bail Set for Police Car Fire-Bombing Pair Stands; No Error in Community Danger Finding

  • Colon de Mejias v. Lamont

    Publication Date: 2020-06-29
    Practice Area: Energy and Natural Resources | Government | Public Utilities | Tax
    Industry: Energy | State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Peter Hall
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Appellants: Stephen J. Humes, Holland & Knight LLP, John M. Wolfson, Feiner Wolfson, LLC, Roger Reynolds, Connecticut Fund for the Environment, on the brief, Benjamin M. Wattenmaker, Feiner Wolfson, LLC, Hartford, CT.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellees: Phillip Miller, Assistant Attorney General, for William Tong, Attorney General for the State of Connecticut, Hartford, CT.

    Case Number: 18-3533

    Transfer From Energy Funds to General Fund Does Not Violate Contracts Clause, Is Not Tax

  • U.S. v. Bramer

    Publication Date: 2020-04-22
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Peter Hall
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellee: Thomas R. Sutcliffe, Assistant United States Attorney on the brief, Rajit S. Dosanjh, Assistant United States Attorney, for Grant C. Jaquith, United States Attorney for the Northern District of New York.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant: James P. Egan, Assistant Federal Public Defender, for Lisa A. Peebles, Federal Public Defender, Syracuse, NY.

    Case Number: 18-3782

    Defendant Did Not Knowingly Lie About Protective Order When Applying to Buy Gun

  • Jock v. Sterling Jewelers Inc.

    Publication Date: 2019-11-26
    Practice Area: Dispute Resolution
    Industry: Retail
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Peter Hall
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Counter-Defendants-Appellants: Joseph M. Sellers, Kalpana Kotagal, Shaylyn Cochran, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC, Washington, DC; Sam J. Smith, Loren B. Donnell, Burr & Smith LLP, St. Petersburgh, FL; Thomas A. Warren, Thomas A. Warren Law Offices, P.L., Tallahassee, FL; Jessica Ring Amunson, Benjamin M. Eidelson, Jenner & Block LLP, Washington, DC.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Counter-Claimant-Appellee: Gerald L. Maatman, Jr., David Bennet Ross, Lorie E. Almon, Daniel B. Klein, Seyfarth Shaw LLP, New York, NY; Jeffrey S. Klein, Gregory Silbert, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 18-153-cv

    Arbitrator Within Authority to Bind Absent Class Members to Class Proceedings

  • In re del Valle Ruiz

    Publication Date: 2019-10-11
    Practice Area: Discovery
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Peter Hall
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioners-Appellants Antonio del Valle Ruiz, et al: C. Harker Rhodes IV, Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Washington, DC, Lauren F. Friedman, Lucila I.M. Hemmingsen, Joseph Myer Sanderson, Kirkland & Ellis LLP, New York, NY, on the brief, Javier H. Rubinstein, P.C., Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Chicago, IL.
    for defendant: For Petitioners-Appellants-Cross-Appellees Pacific Investment Management Company LLC and Anchorage Capital Group, LLC: Peter Evan Calamari Bento, on the brief, David Mader, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP, New York, NY. For Respondents-Appellees Banco Santander, S.A., Santander Holdings U.S.A., Inc., and Santander Bank, N.A. and Respondent-Appellee-Cross-Appellant Santander Investment Securities Inc: Samuel A. Danon, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, Miami, FL, Johnathon E. Schronce, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, Richmond, VA, Joseph J. Saltarelli, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, New York, NY, on the brief, Elbert Lin, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, Richmond, VA.

    Case Number: 18-3226

    No Per Se Bar on 28 USC §1782's Extraterritorial Application

  • Weiss v. Sallie Mae Inc.

    Publication Date: 2019-09-18
    Practice Area: Creditors' and Debtors' Rights | Dispute Resolution
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Peter Hall
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellant: Seth J. Andrews, on the brief, Kenneth R. Hiller, Law Offices of Kenneth Hiller, PLLC, Amherst, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellee: Lisa M. Simonetti, on the brief, Christopher R. Ramos, Vedder Price (CA), LLP, Los Angeles, CA.

    Case Number: 18-2362

    Arbitral Award's Vacatur Remanded; Circuit Uncertain if Award Issued in Disregard of Law

  • Matthews v. Barr

    Publication Date: 2019-07-09
    Practice Area: Immigration Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Peter Hall
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner: William M. Jay, Goodwin Procter LLP, Washington, D.C.; Seymour W. James, Jr., Attorney‐in‐Chief, Hasan Shafiqullah, Attorney‐in Charge, Ward J. Oliver, Supervising Attorney, Immigration Law Unit, The Legal Aid Society, New York, NY, on the brief, David J. Zimmer, Goodwin Procter LLP, Boston, MA.
    for defendant: For Respondent: Chad A. Readler, Acting Assistant Attorney General, Cindy S. Ferrier, Assistant Director, on the brief, Song Park, Senior Litigation Counsel, Office of Immigration Litigation, Civil Division, United States Department of Justice, Washington, D.C. For Amici Curiae Brooklyn Defender Services, Queens Law Associates, Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem, The Bronx Defenders, Essex County Public Defender's Office, Monroe County Public Defender's Office, Immigrant Defense Project: Andrew Wachtenheim, Immigrant Defense Project, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 16-3145

    NY Penal Law's 'Crime of Child Abuse' Falls Within BIA's Appeals' Definition

  • W.A. v. Hendrick Hudson Sch. Dist.

    Publication Date: 2019-06-20
    Practice Area: Education Law
    Industry: Education
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Peter Hall
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs‐Counter‐Defendants‐Appellees‐Cross‐Appellants: Erica M. Fitzgerald, Littman Krooks LLP, White Plains, NY, on the brief, William A. Walsh, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendant‐Counter‐Claimant‐Appellant‐Cross‐Appellee: David H. Strong, on the brief, Daniel Petigrow, Thomas, Drohan, Waxman, Petigrow & Mayle, LLP, Hopewell Junction, NY. For Amicus Curiae Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates, Inc.: Catherine Merino Reisman, Ellen Saideman, Selene Almazan‐Altobelli, Towson, MD.

    Case Number: 17-3248

    FAPE Not Denied; School Not Appropriate Private Placement; Tuition Reimbursement Reversed

  • Melito v. Experian Marketing Solutions Inc.

    Publication Date: 2019-05-06
    Practice Area: Consumer Protection | Telecommunications
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Peter Hall
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Appellees: Joseph A. Fitapelli, Fitapelli & Schaffer, LLP, New York, NY, on the brief, Beth E. Terrell, Terrell Marshall Law Group PLLC, Seattle, WA.
    for defendant: For Consolidated Defendant-Third-Party-Defendant-Appellant Experian Marketing Solutions, Inc.: John A. Vogt, Jones Day, Irvine CA, on the brief, Meir Feder, Jones Day, New York, NY. For Objector-Appellant Kara Bowes: C. Benjamin Nutley, Pasadena, CA, on the brief, Eric Alan Isaacson, Law Office of Eric Alan Isaacson, La Jolla, CA.

    Case Number: 17-3277-cv

    Receipt of Unsolicited Texts Show Injury-in-Fact for Suit Over TCPA's Violation