• Seneca Nation of Indians v. State of New York

    Publication Date: 2021-02-26
    Practice Area: Contractual Disputes | Dispute Resolution | Native American Law
    Industry: Entertainment and Leisure | 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 Seneca Nation of Indians: Riyaz A. Kanji, Kanji & Katzen PLLC, Ann Arbor, MI.
    for defendant: For Plaintiff-Appellant Seneca Nation of Indians: on the brief, Carol E. Heckman, Carson R. Cooper, Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, Buffalo, NY. For Defendant-Appellee State of New York: Matthew L. Nicholson, Lauri Kai, on the brief, Gregory M. Starner, White & Case LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 19-4022-cv

    Panel's Interpretation of 2002 Compact Was Not Subject to Interior Secretary's Approval

  • Sulzer Mixpac AG v. A&N Trading Co.

    Publication Date: 2021-02-24
    Practice Area: Trademarks
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Counter-Defendant-Appellee Sulzer Mixpac AG.: Daniel Hwang, Suzanne E. Konrad, on the brief, Michael T. Murphy, Global IP Counselors, LLP, Washington, DC. For Plaintiff-Counter-Defendant-Appellee Sulzer Mixpac AG.: on the brief, Charles D. Cole, Jr., Newman Myers Kreines Harris, P.C., New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Counter-Claimants-Appellants A&N Trading Co., A&N Trading Co., Ltd. and Sung Bin An, AKA Tony An.: Jack A. Gordon, on the brief, Joshua B. Katz, Kent, Beatty & Gordon, LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 19-2951

    Plaintiff's Trade Dress Use of Colors on Mixing Tips Deemed Functional, Not Protected

  • In re: Synchrony Financial Securities Litigation

    Publication Date: 2021-02-23
    Practice Area: Securities Litigation
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Appellants: Adam H. Wierzbowski, Kate W. Aufses, Matthew W. Traylor, on the brief, Salvatore J. Graziano, Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP, New York, NY. For Plaintiffs-Appellants: on the brief, William H. Narwold, Gregg S. Levin, Motley Rice LLC, Hartford, CT and Mount Pleasant, SC..
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellees Synchrony Financial, Margaret M. Keane, Brian D. Doubles, Thomas M. Quindlen, David Melito, Paget Alves, Arthur Coviello, Jr., William Graylin, Roy Guthrie, Richard Hartnack, Jeffrey Naylor, Laurel Richie, and Olympia Snowe: Jared Gerber, on the brief, Victor L. Hou, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, New York, NY. For Defendants-Appellees Synchrony Financial, Margaret M. Keane, Brian D. Doubles, Thomas M. Quindlen, David Melito, Paget Alves, Arthur Coviello, Jr., William Graylin, Roy Guthrie, Richard Hartnack, Jeffrey Naylor, Laurel Richie, and Olympia Snowe: on the brief, James T. Shearin, Pullman & Comley LLC, Bridgeport, CT. For Defendants-Appellees Barclays Capital Inc., Mizuho Securities USA LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, TD Securities (USA) LLC, Blaylock Van, LLC, CastleOak Securities, L.P., Mischler Financial Group, Inc., R. Seelaus & Co., Inc., and The Williams Capital Group, L.P.: on the brief, Adam S. Hakki, Daniel C. Lewis, Shearman & Sterling LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 20-1352-cv

    SEA Breach Claim Plausibly Stated Based on 2018 Statement by Firm's Representative

  • Clerveaux v. E. Ramapo Cent. Sch. Dist.

    Publication Date: 2021-01-12
    Practice Area: Civil Rights | Election and Political Law
    Industry: Education
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Appellees: Andrew Clubok, Claudia T. Salomon, Corey A. Calabrese, Marc N. Zubick, Russell D. Mangas, on the brief, Charles S. Dameron, Latham & Watkins LLP, Washington, D.C.
    for defendant: For Plaintiffs-Appellees: on the brief, Arthur N. Eisenberg, Perry M. Grossman, New York Civil Liberties Union Foundation, New York, N.Y. For Defendant-Appellant East Ramapo Central School District: David J. Butler, William S.D. Cravens, Clara Kollm, David B. Salmons, Bryan Killian, Stephanie Schuster, on the brief, Randall M. Levine, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Washington, D.C. For Agudath Israel of America, Amicus Curiae: Nathan Lewin, Lewin & Lewin, LLP, Washington, D.C.

    Case Number: 20-1668

    Voting Rights Act §2 Does Not Require Racial Causation But Finding of Violation Supported