• Capital Commc'ns Fed. Credit Union v. Monolith Solar Assocs. LLC

    Publication Date: 2020-08-10
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking | Energy
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York
    Judge: District Judge David Hurd
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Plaintiff: Barry M. Kazan, Esq., of Counsel, Thompson, Hine Law Firm-NY, New York, New York.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Plaintiff: Curtis Lee Tuggle, Esq., of Counsel, Thompson, Hine Law Firm-Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio. Attorneys for Plaintiff: Jonathan S. Hawkins, Esq., of Counsel, Thompson Hine LLP, Miamisburg, Ohio. Attorneys for Intervenor: John D. Rodgers, Esq., of Counsel, Lippes Mathias Wexler & Friedman LLP, Albany, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Steven A. Erby: Matthew D. Wagoner, Esq., of Counsel, The Wagoner Firm PLLC, Albany, New York. Attorneys for Receiver, Daniel Scouler: Justin A. Heller, Esq., Francis J. Brennan, Esq., John V. Hartzell, Esq., of Counsel, Nolan Heller Kauffman LLP, Albany, New York

    Case Number: 1:19-CV-1562

    Lessor Held in Civil Contempt for Not Complying with Receivership Order Must Pay Fine

  • Mulcahy v. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.

    Publication Date: 2020-08-04
    Practice Area: Employment Litigation | Wage and Hour Litigation
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, U.S. - NDNY
    Judge: District Judge David Hurd
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Plaintiff: Robert L. Laplante, Esq., of counsel, Office of Robert L. Laplante, Syracuse, NY.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Defendant Bristol-Myers Squibb Company: Rudolph J. Burshnic, Iii, Esq., Thomas A. Linthorst, Esq., of counsel, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Princeton, NJ. Attorneys for Defendant Johnson Controls, Inc.: Jennifer A. Rygiel-Boyd, Esq., of counsel, Ogletree, Deakins Law Firm, Morristown, NJ.

    Case Number: 5:19-CV-1410

    Action Over Contractor Misclassification Is Dismissed; ERISA Preempts Benefits Claims

  • Murphy v. NCRNC LLC

    Publication Date: 2020-07-31
    Practice Area: Labor Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, U.S. - NDNY
    Judge: District Judge David Hurd
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Petitioner: Alicia E. Pender, Esq., Gregory C. Lehmann, Esq., of counsel, National Labor Relations Board, Albany, NY.
    for defendant: Linda M. Leslie, Esq., of counsel, Buffalo Office - Region 3, Buffalo, NY. Attorneys for Respondent: Dawn J. Lanouette, Esq., of counsel, Hinman, Howard & Kattell, LLP, Binghamton, NY.

    Case Number: 1:20-MC-11

    Injunction Bars Rehabilitation Center's Unfair Labor Practices Over Unionization Effort

  • Key Bank Nat'l Ass'n v. Monolith Solar Assocs. LLC

    Publication Date: 2020-07-28
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure
    Industry: Energy
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, U.S. - NDNY
    Judge: District Judge David Hurd
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Plaintiff: Barry M. Kazan, Esq., of counsel, Thompson, Hine Law Firm-NY, New York, New York.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Plaintiff: Curtis Lee Tuggle, Esq., of counsel, Thompson, Hine Law Firm-Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio. Attorneys for Plaintiff: Jonathan S. Hawkins, Esq., of counsel, Thompson Hine LLP, Miamisburg, Ohio. Attorneys for Intervenor: John D. Rodgers, Esq., of counsel, Lippes Mathias Wexler & Friedman LLP, Albany, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Steven A. Erby: Matthew D. Wagoner, Esq., of counsel, The Wagoner Firm PLLC, Albany, New York. Attorneys for Receiver, Daniel Scouler: Justin A. Heller, Esq., Francis J. Brennan, Esq., John V. Hartzell, Esq., of counsel, Nolan Heller Kauffman LLP, Albany, New York

    Case Number: 1:19-CV-1562

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  • Jolly v. Excelsior College

    Publication Date: 2020-07-20
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure
    Industry: Education
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, U.S. - NDNY
    Judge: District Judge David Hurd
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Plaintiff Pro Se: Maketa S. Jolly, Aston, Pennsylvania.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Defendant: Laura B. Juffa, Esq., of counsel, Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan, LLP, New York, New York.

    Case Number: 1:19-CV-1317

    Dismissal of Suit Over College Interference With Ability to Become Nurse Not Reconsidered

  • U.S. ex rel. Lopez v. Nassau Pharmacy Inc.

    Publication Date: 2020-07-09
    Practice Area: Attorney Compensation | Civil Procedure | White Collar Crime
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, U.S. - NDNY
    Judge: District Judge David Hurd
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: United States Attorney for the Northern District of New York: Adam J. Katz, Esq., Ass't United States Attorney, of counsel, Hon. Grant C. Jaquith, Albany, NY.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Relator Barbara Lopez: David Robert Ross, Esq., Danielle Holley Tangorre, Esq., of counsel, O'Connell, Aronowitz Law Firm, Albany, NY. Attorneys for Defendants: Paul Derohannesian, Ii, Esq., Danielle R. Smith, Esq., of counsel, Derohannesian & Derohannesian, Albany, NY.

    Case Number: 1:16-CV-1338

    Court Explains Reduced Legal Fee Award to FCA Qui Tam Action's 'Prevailing Party'

  • KeyBank N.A. v. Monolith Solar Assocs. LLC

    Publication Date: 2020-06-29
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Energy and Natural Resources
    Industry: Energy
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, U.S. - NDNY
    Judge: District Judge David Hurd
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Plaintiff: Barry M. Kazan, Esq., of counsel, Thompson, Hine Law Firm-NY, New York, New York.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Plaintiff: Curtis Lee Tuggle, Esq., of counsel, Thompson, Hine Law Firm-Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio. Attorneys for Plaintiff: Jonathan S. Hawkins, Esq., of counsel, Thompson Hine LLP, Miamisburg, Ohio. Attorneys for Intervenor: John D. Rodgers, Esq., of counsel, Lippes Mathias Wexler & Friedman LLP, Albany, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Steven A. Erby: Matthew D. Wagoner, Esq., of counsel, The Wagoner Firm PLLC, Albany, New York. Attorneys for Receiver, Daniel Scouler: Justin A. Heller, Esq., Francis J. Brennan, Esq., John V. Hartzell, Esq., of counsel, Nolan Heller Kauffman LLP, Albany, New York.

    Case Number: 1:19-CV-15562

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  • Jolly v. Excelsior College

    Publication Date: 2020-06-18
    Practice Area: Administrative Law | Civil Rights | Education Law
    Industry: Education
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, U.S. - NDNY
    Judge: District Judge David Hurd
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Plaintiff pro se: Maketa S. Jolly, Aston, Pennsylvania.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Defendant: Laura B. Juffa, Esq., of counsel, Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan, LLP, New York, New York.

    Case Number: 1:19-CV-1317

    Dismissal of Rights Claims Over LPN License Suspension, RN License Denial Explained

  • N.Y.S. Marine Highway Transp. LLC v. N.Y.S. Dep't of Transp.

    Publication Date: 2020-05-20
    Practice Area: Admiralty
    Industry: Cargo and Shipping | State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, U.S. - NDNY
    Judge: District Judge David Hurd
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Petitioner: Jeffrey I. Carton, Esq., of counsel, Denlea & Carton LLP, White Plains, New York.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Claimant: Christopher J. Hummel, Esq., Ass't Attorney General, of counsel, Hon. Letitia James, Attorney General for the State of New York, Albany, New York.

    Case Number: 1:19-CV-1411

    State Agency's 2018 Letter Gave Notice of Claim Likely to Exceed Vessel's Value

  • Revitalizing Auto Communities Envtl Response Trust v. Nat'l Grid USA

    Publication Date: 2020-05-18
    Practice Area: Environmental Law
    Industry: Manufacturing
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, U.S. - NDNY
    Judge: District Judge David Hurd
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Plaintifs: Alan J. Knauf, Esq., Linda R. Shaw, Esq., Amy K. Kendall, Esq., Jonathan R. Tantillo, Esq., Melissa Valle, Esq., of counsel, Knauf Shaw LLP, Rochester, New York. Attorneys for Defendants National Grid USA and Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation: Yvonne E. Hennessey, Esq., of counsel, Barclay Damon LLP-Albany, Albany, New York. Attorneys for Defendants Carrier Corporation, United Technologies Corporation, and Carlyle Air Conditioning Company Inc.: Erick M. Sandler, Esq., Elizabeth C. Barton, Esq., of counsel, Day, Pitney Law Firm-Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. Attorneys for Defendant Center Circles LLC: Longstreet & Berry, LLP, Martha L. Berry, Esq., of counsel, Fayetteville, New York. Attorneys for Defendant General Electric Company: Dean S. Sommer, Esq., Kristin Carter Rowe, Esq., of counsel, Young, Sommer Law Firm, Albany, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Bristol-Meyers Squibb Company: Bernard J. Garbutt, III, Esq., of counsel, Morgan, Lewis Law Firm, New York, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Bristol-Meyers Squibb Company: Glen R. Stuart, Esq., Adina D. Bingham, Esq., of counsel, Morgan, Lewis Law Firm-Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Attorneys for Defendants New Process Gear Corporation, Magna Powertrain USA, Inc., and New Process Gear, Inc.: John Joseph Kuster, Esq., of counsel, Sidley, Austin Law Firm-New York, New York, New York. Attorneys for Defendants Thompson Corners, LLC, 6181 Thompson Road, LLC, Thompson Lawn, LLC, and Thompson NW, LLC: John T. Kolaga, Esq., of counsel, Rupp, Baase Law Firm-Buffalo, Buffalo, New York. Attorneys for Defendants Metalico Syracuse Realty, Inc. and Metalico New York, Inc.: Albert J. Millus, Jr., Esq., of counsel, Hinman, Howard Law Firm-Binghamton, Binghamton, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Gardner Denver, Inc.: Daniel Flaherty, Esq., Daniel Narvey, Esq., of counsel, Godfrey & Kahn, S.C., Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Attorneys for Defendant Gardner Denver, Inc.: Gary S. Bowitch, Esq., of counsel, Bowitch, Coffey Law Firm, Albany, New York. Attorneys for Defendant ONX1 LLC: Donald W. O'brien, Jr. Esq., of counsel, Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP, Rochester, New York. Attorneys for Defendants Onondaga Pottery Company, Inc., Syracuse China Company, and Libbey Glass Inc.: Andrew C. Rose, Esq., Peter C. Trimarchi, Esq., of counsel, Nixon, Peabody Law Firm-Albany, Albany, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Amparit Industries, LLC: Lori E. Petrone, Esq., of counsel, Kenney, Shelton Law Firm-Buffalo, Buffalo, New York. Attorneys for Defendants Carrier Circle Business Complex LLC, Syracuse Lepage LLC, and North Midler Properties LLC: Michael A. Fogel, Esq., of counsel, Brown Duke & Fogel, P.C., Syracuse, New York.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Defendant Carrier Circle Business Complex LLC and Syracuse Lepage LLC: Patrick D. Donnelly, Esq., of counsel, Brown Duke & Fogel, P.C., Syracuse, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Telesector Resources Group, Inc.: Philip H. Gitlen, Esq., of counsel, Whiteman, Osterman Law Firm-Albany, Albany, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Western Electric Company, Incorporated and Nokia of America Corporation: David Venderbush, Esq., of counsel, Alston, Bird Law Firm-New York, New York, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Western Electric Company, Incorporated and Nokia of America Corporation: Meaghan G. Boyd, Esq., Geoffrey C. Rathgeber, Esq., of counsel, Alston, Bird Law Firm, Atlanta, Georgia. Attorneys for Defendant Lennox Industries Inc.: Charles T. Wehland, Esq., of counsel, Jones, Day Law Firm-Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. Attorneys for Defendant Lennox Industries Inc.: Allison L. Waks, Esq., of counsel, Jones, Day Law Firm-New York, New York, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Syracuse Deere Road Associates, LLC: Gregory M. Brown, Esq., of counsel, Brown Duke & Fogel, P.C., Syracuse, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Jagar Enterprises, Inc.: Linda E. Alario, Esq., of counsel, Linda E. Alario, Syracuse, New York. Attorneys for Defendants Calocerinos and Spina, and C& S Engineers, Inc.: Paul D. Sylvestri, Esq., Peter H. Abdella, Esq., of counsel, Harter, Secrest Law Firm-Rochester, Rochester, New York. Attorneys for B&B Family Limited Partnership: Joseph R. Talarico, II, Esq., of counsel, Talarico Law Firm, Fayetteville, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Hauler's Facility LLC: Edward A. O'Hara, III, Esq., of counsel, Office of Edward A. O'Hara, III, Syracuse, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Honeywell International Inc.: Lauren Cole Daniel, Esq., of counsel, Arnold, Porter Law Firm-DC, Washington, DC. Attorneys for Defendant Lockeed Martin Corporation: Steven T. Miano, Esq., Peter V. Keays, Esq., Robert A. Wiygul, Esq., of counsel, Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Attorneys for Defendant Northeast Management Services, Inc.: Douglas H. Zamelis, Esq., of counsel, Law office of Douglas H. Zamelis, Cooperstown, New York. Melody D. Westfall, Esq., of counsel, Westfall Law PLLC, Syracuse, New York.

    Case Number: 5:18-CV-1267

    CERCLA Recovery Action Dismissed; Plaintiffs 'Hasty' in Testing Expanded Territory