• Santana v. Barr

    Publication Date: 2020-09-25
    Practice Area: Administrative Law | Criminal Law | Immigration Law
    Industry: Federal Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Raymond Lohier
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner Andres Luis Santana: Nicholas J. Phillips, Prisoners' Legal Services of New York, Buffalo, NY; Timothy Sun, Richard W. Mark, Luke A. Dougherty, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Respondent William P. Barr, United States Attorney General: Colin J. Tucker, Melissa K. Lott, Trial Attorneys, Song Park, Acting Assistant Director, Office of Immigration Litigation, for Jeffrey B. Clark, Acting Assistant Attorney General, Civil Division, United States Department of Justice, Washington, D.C.

    Case Number: 18-2755-ag

    Alien Denied Review of BIA's Finding Possession of Stolen Property an Aggravated Felony

  • Doe v. N.Y.S. Dep't of Health

    Publication Date: 2020-09-23
    Practice Area: Administrative Law | Civil Procedure | Litigation
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, U.S. - SDNY
    Judge: District Judge Gregory Woods
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 1:20-CV-04817

    Health Regulation's Challenger Cannot Proceed Pseudonymously, Must Litigate Under Own Name

  • State of New York v. U.S. Dep't of Homeland Sec.

    Publication Date: 2020-09-17
    Practice Area: Administrative Law | Covid-19 | Immigration Law
    Industry: Federal Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Per Curiam
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Appellees State of New York, City of New York, State of Connecticut, State of Vermont: Letitia James, Attorney General, Barbara D. Underwood, Solicitor General, Steven C. Wu, Deputy Solicitor General, Matthew Colangelo, Chief Counsel for Federal Initiatives, Elena Goldstein, Deputy Bureau Chief, Civil Rights, Ming-Qi Chu, Section Chief, Labor Bureau, State of New York, New York, NY, William Tong, Attorney General, State of Connecticut, Hartford, CT, Thomas J. Donovan, Jr., Attorney General, State of Vermont, Montpelier, VT, James E. Johnson, Corporation Counsel, City of New York, New York, NY, on the brief, Judith N. Vale, Senior Assistant Solicitor General, State of New York, New York, NY. For Plaintiffs-Appellees Make the Road New York, African Services Committee, Asian American Federation, Catholic Charities Community Services, (Archdiocese of New York), Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc: Andrew J. Ehrlich, Elana R. Beale, Robert J. O'Loughlin, Daniel S. Sinnreich, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, New York, NY, Ghita R. Schwarz, Brittany Thomas, Baher A. Azmy, Center for Constitutional Rights, New York, NY, Susan E. Welber, Kathleen Kelleher, Susan Cameron, Hasan Shafiqullah, The Legal Aid Society of New York, New York, NY, on the brief, Jonathan H. Hurwitz, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellants United States Department of Homeland Security, Acting Secretary Chad F. Wolf, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, Acting Director Kenneth T. Cuccinelli, United States of America: Joseph H. Hunt, Assistant Attorney General, Civil Division, United States Department of Justice, Washington, DC, Geoffrey S. Berman, United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, New York, NY, Daniel Tenny, Joshua Dos Santos, Appellate Staff Attorneys, Civil Division, United States Department of Justice, Washington, DC on the brief, Gerard Sinzdak, Appellate Staff Attorney, Civil Division, United States Department of Justice, Washington, DC. For Amicus Curiae United States House of Representatives, in support of Plaintiffs-Appellees: Douglas N. Letter, General Counsel, Todd B. Tatelman, Principal Deputy General Counsel, Megan Barbero, Josephine Morse, Adam A. Grogg, Office of General Counsel, United States House of Representatives, Washington, DC, Robert M. Loeb, Thomas M. Bondy, Peter E. Davis, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, Washington, DC, Rene Kathawala, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, New York, NY, on the brief, William E. Havemann, Office of General Counsel, United States House of Representatives, Washington, DC.

    Case Number: 20-2537

    2019 Injunction Against DHS Rule Stayed; Court's Jurisdiction to Issue Bar in Doubt

  • In the Matter of Jeremy Zielinski, Appellant v. Donald Venettozzi, &c., Respondent.

    Publication Date: 2020-09-16
    Practice Area: Administrative Law | Civil Rights
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Court of Appeals, New York State
    Judge: Unsigned MEMORANDUM
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Submitted by Jeremy Zielinski, appellant pro se.
    for defendant: Submitted by Sarah L. Rosenbluth, for respondent.

    Case Number: No. 83 SSM 13

    Matter of Zielinski v. Venettozzi

  • Bolofsky v. City of New York,

    Publication Date: 2020-09-15
    Practice Area: Administrative Law
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Supreme Court, New York
    Judge: Justice Lucy Billings
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioners: Jonathan Edelstein Esq., Edelstein & Grossman, New York, NY.
    for defendant: Bryan D. Glass Esq., Glass Harlow & Hogrogian LLP, New York, NY. For Respondents: Kerri Devine, Assistant Corporation Counsel, Amy Weinblatt, Assistant Corporation Counsel, New York City Law Department, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 100028/2017

    Petition Dismissed to Invalidate Parking Violations Bureau Fee, As It Is No Longer Imposed

  • The Cloister East Inc. v. N.Y.S. Liquor Auth.

    Publication Date: 2020-09-09
    Practice Area: Administrative Law | Civil Rights | Covid-19
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, U.S. - SDNY
    Judge: District Judge Lewis Kaplan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Plaintiffs: Robert Garson, Kevin Kehrli, Jacob Pargament, Garson, Segal, Steinmetz, Fladgate LLP.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Defendants: Benjamin D. Liebowitz, Assistant Attorney General, Letitia James, Attorney General of the State of New York.

    Case Number: 20-CV-6545

    Injunction Requiring Reinstatement of Liquor License Suspended for 'Pandemic Party' Denied

  • New York v. Nat'l Highway Traffic Safety Admin.

    Publication Date: 2020-09-08
    Practice Area: Administrative Law
    Industry: Automotive | Federal Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge William Nardini
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner State of New York: Attorney General Letitia James, Solicitor General Barbara D. Underwood, Yueh-Ru Chu, on the brief, Steven C. Wu, New York, NY. For Petitioner State of California: Attorney General Xavier Becerra, David Zaft, David A. Zonana, Laura J. Zuckerman, Los Angeles, CA. For Petitioner State of Connecticut: Attorney General William Tong, Matthew I. Levine, Hartford, CT. For Petitioner District of Columbia: Attorney General Karl A. Racine, Jacqueline R. Bechara, Washington, DC. For Petitioner State of Delaware: Attorney General Kathleen Jennings, Kayli H. Spialter, Wilmington, DE. For Petitioner State of Illinois: Attorney General Kwame Raoul, Bridget DiBattista, Matthew J. Dunn, Jason E. James, Daniel I. Rottenberg, Chicago, IL. For Petitioner State of Maine: Attorney General Aaron M. Frey, Laura Jensen, Augusta, ME. For Petitioner State of Maryland: Attorney General Brian E. Frosh, Joshua M. Segal, Roberta R. James, Baltimore, MD. For Petitioner Commonwealth of Massachusetts: Attorney General Maura Healey, Christophe Courchesne, Carol Iancu, Matthew Ireland, David S. Frankel, Megan M. Herzog, Boston, MA. For Petitioner State of New Jersey: Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal, Jeremy M. Feigenbaum, Trenton, NJ. For Petitioner State of Oregon: Attorney General Ellen F. Rosenblum, Paul Garrahan, Salem, OR. For Petitioner State of Vermont: Attorney General Thomas J. Donovan, Jr., Laura B. Murphy, Montpelier, VT. For Petitioner State of Rhode Island: Attorney General Peter F. Neronha, Tricia K. Jedele, Providence, RI. For Petitioner State of Washington: Attorney General Robert W. Ferguson, Emily C. Nelson, Olympia, WA. For Petitioner Natural Resources Defense Council: Alexander L. Tom, Gabriel Daly, on the brief, Ian Fein, Natural Resources Defense Council, San Francisco, CA. For Petitioner Sierra Club: Vera Pardee, Law Offices of Vera Pardee, Berkeley, CA.
    for defendant: For Respondents: Steven G. Bradbury, Paul M. Geier, Jonathan C. Morrison, Kerry E. Kolodziej, Joseph H. Hunt, H. Thomas Byron III, on the brief, Dennis Fan, Washington, DC. For Intervenor Alliance for Automotive Innovation: Ashley C. Parrish, Jacqueline Glassman, King & Spalding LLP, Washington, DC, Andrew J. Chinsky, King & Spalding LLP, Chicago IL, Erika Z. Jones, Daniel E. Jones, Mayer Brown LLP, Washington, DC. For the Institute for Policy Integrity at New York University School of Law as Amicus Curiae in support of Petitioners: Richard L. Revesz, Bethany A. Davis Noll, Max Sarinsky, Jason A. Schwartz, New York University School of Law, New York, NY. For Tesla, Inc. as Amicus Curiae in support of Petitioners: Joseph Mendelson III, Arlington, VA.

    Case Number: 19-2395-ag

    NHTSA 2019 Rule Vacated; CAFE Penalty Is Civil Monetary Penalty Under Improvements Act

  • Matter of Blount v. N.Y.C. Hous. Auth.

    Publication Date: 2020-09-02
    Practice Area: Administrative Law
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, New York
    Judge: Justice Joan Madden
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorney for Petitioner: Bridget Mullaly of counsel to Jeanette Zelhof, Esq., Mobilization for Justice, Inc.
    for defendant: Attorney for Respondent: Hahn Le, General Counsel, New York City Housing Authority, Law Department, Civil Litigation.

    Case Number: 101473/19

    Hearing Officer Abused Discretion, Denial of Tenant's Petition Annulled, Remanded to NYCHA

  • Alzokari v. Pompeo

    Publication Date: 2020-09-01
    Practice Area: Administrative Law | Immigration Law
    Industry: Federal Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Richard Wesley
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellant: Jan H. Brown, Law Offices of Jan H. Brown, P.C., New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellees: Varuni Nelson, Assistant United States Attorney, on the brief, Joseph A. Marutollo, Assistant United States Attorney, for Seth D. DuCharme, Acting United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 19-3133

    Passport Cannot Be Revoked When Applied for, and Issued Under Uncontested Legal Name

  • Polakoff v. N.Y.C. Dep't of Bldgs

    Publication Date: 2020-08-27
    Practice Area: Administrative Law
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, New York
    Judge: Justice Arthur Engoron
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 151499/2020

    Court Finds DOB Denial of Application for Master Rigger's License Rational, Not Arbitrary