• U.S. v. Rosario

    Publication Date: 2021-03-01
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Per Curiam
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellee United States of America: Marc H. Silverman, Assistant United States Attorney, on the brief, Joseph Vizcarrondo, Assistant United States Attorney, For John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, New Haven, CT.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant Ivan Rosario: Michael P. Joseph, Kliegerman & Joseph, LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 18-1994-cr

    Failure to Make 'Dunnigan' Findings for Sentence Enhancement Leads to Remand

  • U.S. v. Burden

    Publication Date: 2021-02-22
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Per Curiam
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellee: Sandra S. Glover, of counsel, Marc H. Silverman, Assistant United States Attorneys, for John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, New Haven, CT.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant: Elizabeth Latif, Law Offices of Elizabeth A. Latif PLLC, West Hartford, CT.

    Case Number: 20-1059

    Reduced Term Under First Step Act Denied; 2015 Sentence Accorded With Fair Sentencing Act

  • Oneida Indian Nation v. Phillips

    Publication Date: 2020-12-31
    Practice Area: Native American Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Per Curiam
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Counter Defendant-Appellee, Oneida Indian Nation: David A. Reiser, on the brief, Michael R. Smith, Washington, DC.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Counter Claimants-Appellants, Melvin L. Phillips, Sr. and the Melvin L. Phillips, Sr./Orchard Party Trust: Claudia L. Tenney, Clinton, NY on the brief, Joseph R. Membrino, Cooperstown, NY.

    Case Number: 19-2737-cv

    Oneida Indian Nation Has Tribal Right to Possession of 19.6 Acres in Oneida County

  • A&A Maintenance Enterprise Inc. v. Ramnarain

    Publication Date: 2020-12-22
    Practice Area: Contractual Disputes | Dispute Resolution | Labor Law | Wage and Hour Litigation
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Per Curiam
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner-Counter-Defendant-Appellant: Perry Heidecker, Milman Labuda Law Group PLLC, Lake Success, NY.
    for defendant: For Respondent-Counter-Claimant-Appellee: Matthew P. Rocco, Rothman Rocco LaRuffa, LLP, Elmsford, NY.

    Case Number: 20-459

    $1.7M Award for Union Over Campus Use of Non-Union Workers Violating CBA Confirmed

  • In re: Mirena IUS Levonorgestrel-Related Prods. Liab. Litig. (No. II)

    Publication Date: 2020-12-18
    Practice Area: Evidence | Expert Witnesses | Personal Injury | Products Liability
    Industry: Pharmaceuticals
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Per Curiam
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Appellants: Lawrence L. Jones II, Jones Ward PLC, Louisville, Kentucky, and Martin D. Crump, Davis & Crump, P.C., Gulfport, Mississippi, on the brief, Maxwell Kennerly, Kennerly Loutey LLC, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellees: F. Lane Heard III, Matthew J. Greer, Kimberly Broecker, on the brief, Lisa S. Blatt, Williams & Connolly LLP, Washington, D.C.; Paul W. Schmidt, Michael X. Imbroscio, Phyllis A. Jones, Covington & Burling LLP, New York, New York, and Washington, D.C.; Elmore James Shepherd, Shook, Hardy & Bacon, LLP, Houston, Texas; and Shayna S. Cook, Goldman Ismail Tomaselli Brennan & Baum LLP, Chicago, Illinois.

    Case Number: 19-2155

    IUD Liability Judgment Upheld; Court Required to Take 'Hard Look' at Experts' Reports

  • Windward Bora LLC v. Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB

    Publication Date: 2020-12-17
    Practice Area: Real Estate
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking | Federal Government | Real Estate
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Per Curiam
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellant: Danielle Paula Light, Hasbani & Light, P.C., New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellee: Denise Singh Skeete, Kosterich & Skeete, LLC, Tuckahoe, NY.

    Case Number: 19-3636

    Defendant WSFS Immune, as HUD's Assignee, From N.Y. Limit Period on Foreclosure Actions

  • U.S. v. Gadsden

    Publication Date: 2020-12-15
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Per Curiam
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellee: Karl Metzner, on the brief, Rushmi Bhaskaran, Assistant United States Attorneys, for Geoffrey S. Berman, United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendant-Appellant: Theodore S. Green, Green & Willstatter, White Plains, NY.

    Case Number: 19-3139

    Despite Eligibility Drug Felon's Denial of Reduced Sentence Under First Step Act Is Upheld

  • Gray v. U.S.

    Publication Date: 2020-11-19
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Per Curiam
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner-Appellant: Eunice C. Lee, Federal Defenders of New York, Inc., New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Respondent-Appellee: John Vagelatos, Assistant United States Attorney, for Seth D. DuCharme, Acting United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, Brooklyn, NY.

    Case Number: 20-790

    Offense Under 18 USC §111(b) Is Categorical 'Crime of Violence'; Conviction Not Vacated