• Henry v. County of Nassau

    Publication Date: 2021-07-30
    Practice Area: Civil Rights
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Steven Menashi
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellant: Steven M. Lester, on the brief, Robert J. La Redolla, La Redolla Lester & Associates, LLP, Garden City, New York.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellees: Jared A. Kasschau, on the brief, Robert F. Van Der Waag, Nassau County Attorneys, Mineola, New York.

    Case Number: 20-1027-cv

    Second Amendment Gun Rights Claim Reinstated; County Lacked Evidence of Danger to Safety

  • Jones v. Cuomo

    Publication Date: 2021-06-28
    Practice Area: Civil Rights | Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Steven Menashi
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Daniel Jones, pro se, Marcy, New York.
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 20-2174

    Civil Detainee Not 'Prisoner' Subject to PLRA's Provisions When Seeking Fees' Restoration

  • Garlick v. Lee

    Publication Date: 2021-06-18
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Steven Menashi
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner-Appellee: Robert S. Dean, on the brief, Matthew Bova, Center for Appellate Litigation, New York, New York.
    for defendant: For Respondent-Appellant: Nancy D. Killian, Peter D. Coddington, Robert C. McIver, Assistant District Attorneys, on the brief, Joshua P. Weiss, Assistant District Attorney, for Darcel D. Clark, Bronx County District Attorney, Bronx, New York.

    Case Number: 20-1796

    Testimonial Autopsy Report Wrongly Admitted Via Surrogate Witness; Habeas Relief Affirmed

  • A.H. v. French

    Publication Date: 2021-06-08
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Civil Procedure | Civil Rights
    Industry: Education
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Steven Menashi
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioners: John J. Bursch and Paul Daniel Schmitt, Alliance Defending Freedom, Washington, DC; Ryan J. Tucker, Alliance Defending Freedom, Scottsdale, AZ; and Thomas E. McCormick, McCormick, Fitzpatrick, Kasper & Burchard, P.C., Burlington, VT, on the brief, David A. Cortman, Alliance Defending Freedom, Lawrenceville, GA.
    for defendant: For Respondent Daniel M. French: Benjamin D. Battles, Solicitor General, and Rachel E. Smith, Assistant Attorney General, on the brief, Jon T. Alexander, Assistant Attorney General, Office of the Attorney General, Montpelier, VT, for Thomas J. Donovan Jr., Attorney General of Vermont. For Respondents Michael Clark, South Hero Board of School Directors, Champlain Islands Unified Union School District Board of School Directors, James Tager, and Georgia Board of School Directors: Kevin J. Coyle, on the brief, William F. Ellis, McNeil, Leddy & Sheahan, P.C., Burlington, VT.

    Case Number: 21-87

    Parents Granted Mandamus in Vermont Case Over High School Tuition to Religious School

  • U.S. v. Young

    Publication Date: 2021-05-25
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Steven Menashi
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellee: Michael Herman, Thomas McKay, 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: Sarah Baumgartel, Federal Defenders of New York, Inc., Appeals Bureau, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 19-4198-cr

    Conspiracy to Distribute Unspecified Amount of 'Crack' Not 'Covered Offense' Under FSA

  • Rucker v. Giffen

    Publication Date: 2021-05-12
    Practice Area: Civil Rights
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Steven Menashi
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Anthony Rucker, pro se, Coxsackie, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellees: Paul A. Sanders, Barclay Damon LLP, Rochester, NY.

    Case Number: 20-1318

    Administrative Remedies Unavailable to Pre-Trial Detainee Hospitalized for Over a Month

  • Razmzan v. U.S.

    Publication Date: 2021-02-01
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Health Care Law | Medical Malpractice
    Industry: Health Care
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Steven Menashi
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellee: Jennifer C. Simon, Assistant United States Attorney, on the brief, Benjamin H. Torrance, Assistant United States Attorney, for Audrey Strauss, United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant: Jonay F. Holkins and David A. Bender, on the brief, Matthew S. Freedus, Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP, Washington, DC.

    Case Number: 19-227-cv

    Doctor Acted Within Scope of Employment Under N.Y. Law When Billing for Services Privately

  • Omega SA v. 375 Canal LLC

    Publication Date: 2021-01-15
    Practice Area: Trademarks
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Steven Menashi
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Appellees: Thomas G. Saunders, Isley M. Gostin, and Robert J. Gunther, Jr., on the brief, Christopher R. Noyes, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr LLP, New York, New York.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant: W. Alex Smith and Avi Schick on the brief, Misha Tseytlin, Troutman Sanders LLP, Chicago, Illinois.

    Case Number: 19-969-CV

    'Tiffany' Bars Claim Watch Maker Needs to Identify Infringer to Whom Property Was Leased

  • Tangreti v. Bachmann

    Publication Date: 2021-01-07
    Practice Area: Civil Rights
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Steven Menashi
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellee: Antonio Ponvert III, Koskoff, Koskoff & Bieder, P.C., Bridgeport, CT.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant: Matthew B. Beizer, Assistant Attorney General, for William Tong, Attorney General of the State of Connecticut, Hartford, CT.

    Case Number: 19-3712

    Prison Supervisor Lacked Subjective Knowledge of Inmate's Risk of Sexual Abuse

  • Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund v. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives

    Publication Date: 2021-01-06
    Practice Area: Information Governance and Compliance
    Industry: Federal Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Steven Menashi
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellee: Eric A. Tirschwell and James Miller, Everytown Law, New York, NY, and Lawrence S. Lustberg, Gibbons P.C., Newark, NJ, on the brief, Alla Lefkowitz, Everytown Law, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant: Benjamin H. Torrance, Assistant United States Attorney, on the brief, Tomoko Onozawa, Assistant United States Attorney, for Audrey Strauss, Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 19-3438

    2102 Tiahrt Rider Exempts FTS Data From FOIA Disclosure Even if OPEN FOIA Act Not Met

  • Agosto v. N.Y.C. Dep't of Educ.

    Publication Date: 2020-12-10
    Practice Area: Employment Litigation
    Industry: Education | State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Steven Menashi
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellant: Jordan F. Harlow, Glass Harlow & Hogrogian LLP, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellees: James E. Johnson, Richard Dearing, Aaron M. Bloom on the brief, Lorenzo Di Silvio, Office of the Corporation Counsel of the City of New York, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 19-2738-CV

    Employment Grievance Disputes Were Not Protected Against Retaliation by First Amendment