• Matter of Motors Liquidation Co. v. General Motors LLC

    Publication Date: 2019-12-03
    Practice Area: Bankruptcy | Contractual Disputes | Damages
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Dennis Jacobs
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellants: Gregory W. Fox, William P. Weintraub (on the Brief), Goodwin Procter LLP, New York, New York.
    for defendant: For Appellees: Richard C. Godfrey, Andrew B. Bloomer (on the Brief), Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Chicago, Illinois. Erin E. Murphy, C. Harker Rhodes IV (on the Brief), Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Washington, District of Columbia. Arthur J. Steinberg, David M. Fine, Scott I. Davidson (on the Brief), King & Spalding LLP, New York, New York.

    Case Number: 18-1940

    New GM Did Not Contractually Assume Claims for Punitive Damages Based on Old GM's Conduct

  • Kelleher v. Fred A. Cook Inc.

    Publication Date: 2019-10-01
    Practice Area: Employment Litigation
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Dennis Jacobs
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For the Appellant: Stephen Bergstein, Bergstein & Ullrich, LLP, New Paltz, NY.
    for defendant: For the Appellee: David J. Grech, on the brief, Mercedes Colwin, Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 18-2385

    Fired Worker Stated Claim for Associational Discrimination Under ADA Over Daughter

  • Scrimo v. Lee

    Publication Date: 2019-08-26
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Dennis Jacobs
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For the Petitioner: Randall D. Unger, Bayside, NY.
    for defendant: For the Respondent: Tammy J. Smiley, Judith R. Sternberg, and Ilisa T. Fleischer, Assistant District Attorneys, on the brief, Cristin Connell, Assistant District Attorney, for Madeline Singas, District Attorney For Nassau County, Mineola, NY.

    Case Number: 17-3434

    Court's Exclusion of Witnesses Violated Defendant's Right to Present Complete Defense

  • U.S. v. Parkins

    Publication Date: 2019-08-23
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Dennis Jacobs
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For the Appellee: Daniel B. Tehrani, Assistant United States Attorney, on the brief, David Abramowicz, Assistant United States Attorney, for Geoffrey S. Berman, United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For the Defendant-Appellant: Daniel Habib, Federal Defenders of New York, Inc., New York, NY.

    Case Number: 18-1019

    695-Hour Community Service Condition Violates Policy, Is Unrelated to Sentencing Factors