• Animah v. Agyei

    Publication Date: 2019-04-03
    Practice Area: Motor Vehicle Torts
    Industry: Automotive
    Court: Supreme Court, Bronx
    Judge: Justice John Higgitt
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff: James Newman, Esq., James Newman, P.C., Bronx, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendants: Summer Tinnie, Esq., Baker, McEvoy, Morrissey & Moskovits, P.C., Brooklyn, NY.

    Case Number: 302550/2016

    Rear-End Collision Establishes Liability on Behalf of Operator of Rear-Ending Vehicle

  • Lowe v. Reyes

    Publication Date: 2019-04-01
    Practice Area: Personal Injury
    Industry: Automotive
    Court: Supreme Court, Bronx
    Judge: Justice John Higgitt
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff: James E. Gear, Esq., Krinsky & Musumeci, Esqs., PLLC, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendant: Chi Wai Chuck Chang, Esq., Martyn and Martyn, Mineola, NY.

    Case Number: 24721/2018E

    Injured Plaintiff Fails to Show That Car's Hood Was Within Defendant's Control

  • Alcantara-Pena v. Shanahan

    Publication Date: 2019-01-29
    Practice Area: Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Bronx
    Judge: Justice John Higgitt
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff: Brian C. Mardon, Esq., Spiegel & Barbato, LLP, Bronx, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendants the City of New York and Welsbach Electric Corp: Amy M. Kramer, Esq., London Fischer LLP, New York, NY.; For Defendant Shanahan: Naomi Giaccone, Esq., Law of Dennis C. Bartling, Westbury, NY.

    Case Number: 302075/2012

    Moving Defendants Establish Their Alleged Negligence Not Proximate Cause of Accident

  • Rahman v. Busby

    Publication Date: 2019-01-28
    Practice Area: Insurance Litigation
    Industry: Insurance
    Court: Supreme Court, Bronx County
    Judge: Justice John Higgitt
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff: Timothy L. Bompart, Esq., Bompart & Bompart, LLC
    for defendant: For non-party The Hartford: Michael D. Root, Esq., Smith, Sovik, Kendrick & Sugnet, P.C.

    Case Number: 300183/2014

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  • Hall v. Bray

    Publication Date: 2018-11-01
    Practice Area: Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Bronx
    Judge: Justice John Higgitt
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 28471/2017E

    Plaintiff's Time to Comply With VTL §253 Extended, Defendant's Dismissal Motion Denied

  • Smith v. Brown

    Publication Date: 2018-10-04
    Practice Area: Motor Vehicle Torts | Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Bronx
    Judge: Justice John Higgitt
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Plaintiff's counsel: Scott E. Rynecki, Esq., Rubenstein & Rynecki.
    for defendant: Counsel for defendant Pasquale: Ralph F. Schoene, Esq., Collins, Fitzpatrick & Schoene, LLP.

    Case Number: 302550/2016

    Vacating Notice to Admit in Personal Injury Proceeding of Instagram Account, Handle Denied

  • Hernandez v. 2800 LLC

    Publication Date: 2018-09-13
    Practice Area: Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Bronx
    Judge: Justice John Higgitt
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 20780/2014E

    Claim of Failure to Remove Snow, Ice Dismissed; Precluded by Storm-in-Progress Doctrine

  • Cintron v. 1020 Third Ave. Assocs.

    Publication Date: 2018-09-04
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Bronx
    Judge: Justice John Higgitt
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Counsel for opposition (plaintiff): Rosenberg, Minc, Falkoff & Wolff, LLP
    for defendant: Counsel for movants (defendants): Goldberg & Carlton, PLLC.

    Case Number: 304130/2015

    Defendants Fail to Show Good Cause for Late Summary Judgment Motion, Dismissal Denied

  • Palsencia v. Riverbay Corp.

    Publication Date: 2018-08-21
    Practice Area: Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Bronx
    Judge: Justice John Higgitt
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 20518/2012E

    Fact Issues Exist if Injuries Sustained Caused by Allegedly Defective Condition