• U.S. v. Williams

    Publication Date: 2019-12-02
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellee United States of America: Tiffany H. Lee, Assistant United States Attorney for James P. Kennedy, United States Attorney for the Western District of New York, Rochester, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant Taj Williams: Martin J. Vogelbaum, Federal Public Defenders of the Western District of New York, Buffalo, NY.

    Case Number: 18-1267-cr

    Conviction, Sentence for Arson, Possession of Unregistered Molotov Cocktails Stand

  • Irvin v. Harris

    Publication Date: 2019-11-25
    Practice Area: Civil Rights
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellant Samuel Irvin and Intervenors Daniel Miller, Demetrio Lifreiri, and Eugene Mazzio: Gregory M. Dickinson, on the brief, Brian Marc Feldman, Harter Secrest & Emerly LLP, Rochester, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellees David R. Harris and Thomas A. Coughlin, III: Steven C. Wu, Deputy Solicitor General, on the brief, Marc S. Grube, Assistant Solicitor General, for Barbara D. Underwood, Attorney General, State of New York, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 17-1062-pr

    Green Haven Inmate Has Standing to Challenge Milburn Consent Decree's Termination

  • U.S. v. Van Der End

    Publication Date: 2019-11-20
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellee: Jason M. Swergold, Karl Metzner, Assistant United States Attorneys, on the brief, Amanda L. Houle, Assistant United States Attorney, for Geoffrey S. Berman, United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, New York, N.Y.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant: Benjamin Silverman, Patel & Shellow LLP, New York, N.Y. For Defendant-Appellant: on the brief, Jill R. Shellow, New York, N.Y.

    Case Number: 17-2926

    Dutch Smuggler's Conviction for Violating MDLEA With Unregistered Boat Is Affirmed

  • Brennan-Centrella v. Ritz-Craft Corp. of Pennsylvania

    Publication Date: 2019-11-13
    Practice Area: Consumer Protection | Damages
    Industry: Construction
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Counter-Defendants-Appellees-Cross-Appellants: Kathryn G. Kent, Lewis Kent, LLP, on the brief, Joshua L. Simonds, The Burlington Law Practice, PLLC, Burlington, VT.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Cross-Claimant-Appellant-Cross-Appellee: Matthew S. Borick, Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC, on the brief, Stephanie Divittore, Barley Snyder LLP, Harrisburg, PA.

    Case Number: 18-729-cv

    Vt. Supreme Court Must Decide if VCPA Litigants Entitled to Interest on Stipulated Damages

  • Murphy v. Snyder

    Publication Date: 2019-09-20
    Practice Area: Bankruptcy | Civil Procedure
    Industry: Construction
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Appellees Joseph J. Murphy and Nancy Murphy: Mickee M. Hennessy, Westerman Ball Ederer Miller Zucker & Sharfstein, LLP, Uniondale, N.Y.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellants Stuart Scott Snyder and Doreen Anne Snyder: Scott M. Charmoy, Charmoy & Charmoy, Fairfield, CT.

    Case Number: 18-1578-bk

    District Court's Default Judgment Sanction May Be Afforded Preclusive Effect

  • Yan Yang v. Barr

    Publication Date: 2019-09-17
    Practice Area: Immigration Law
    Industry: Federal Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner Yan Yang: Gary J. Yerman, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Respondent William P. Barr, United States Attorney General: Leslie McKay, Senior Litigation Counsel, Office of Immigration Litigation, on the brief, Stefanie Notarino Hennes, Trial Attorney, Office of Immigration Litigation, for Chad A. Readler, Acting Assistant Attorney General, Civil Division, United States Department of Justice, Washington, D.C.

    Case Number: 16-3478-ag

    Asylum Changed Circumstances Exception Refers to Entire Application, Not Individual Claim

  • Kelly v. Honeywell Int'l Inc.

    Publication Date: 2019-08-13
    Practice Area: Contractual Disputes | Employment Compliance | Employment Litigation
    Industry: Manufacturing
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Appellees: William Wertheimer, Bingham Farms, MI.
    for defendant: For Plaintiffs-Appellees: on the brief, Thomas Meiklejohn, Livingston, Adler, Pulda, Meiklejohn & Kelly, PC, Hartford, CT. For Defendant-Appellant: Donald L. Havermann, Sean M. McMahan, Abbey M. Glenn, on the brief, Brian T. Ortelere, Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP, Philadelphia, PA.

    Case Number: 17-675

    EBA Vested Lifetime Medical Coverage for Retirees Who Retired Before June 6, 1997

  • U.S. v. Afriyie

    Publication Date: 2019-07-12
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Securities Litigation
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellee: Christine Magdo, Daniel B. Tehrani, Assistant United States Attorneys, Edward A. Imperatore, Assistant United States Attorney, for Geoffrey S. Berman, United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, New York, N.Y.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant: Robert A. Culp, Garrison, N.Y.

    Case Number: 17-2444

    Inside Trader Must Forfeit Appreciation on Funds' Value Under 18 USC §981(a)(1)(C)

  • Genego v. Barr

    Publication Date: 2019-05-08
    Practice Area: Immigration Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner Kwei Genego: Anthony D. Collins, on the brief, Nancy E. Martin, Collins & Martin, P.C., Wethersfield, CT.
    for defendant: For Respondent William P. Barr: Joseph H. Hunt, Assistant Attorney General; Cindy Ferrier, Assistant Director, on the brief, Song E. Park, Senior Litigation Counsel, Office of Immigration Litigation, United States Department of Justice, Civil Division, Washington, DC. Amicus Curiae in support of Petitioner: Vilia B. Hayes, Sarah L. Cave, Karen M. Chau, on the brief, Valerie Cahan, Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 16-867

    Removal Proceedings Terminated; Sole Basis for Removal Was Found Vague, Void

  • High Point Design LLC v. LM Ins. Corp.

    Publication Date: 2018-12-28
    Practice Area: Insurance Litigation | Trademarks
    Industry: Distribution and Wholesale | Retail
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff‐Appellee High Point Design, LLC: Steven Stern, on the brief, Richard S. Schurin, Stern & Schurin LLP, Garden City, N.Y.
    for defendant: For Defendants‐Appellants LM Insurance Corporation, Liberty Mutual Fire Insurance Company, Liberty Insurance Corporation, Bension D. DeFunis, on the brief, Marshall T. Potashner, Jaffe & Asher LLP, New York, N.Y.

    Case Number: 16-1446-cv

    'Offering for Sale' Included Advertising So That Insured Was Owed Defense