• Hopkins v. City of N.Y.

    Publication Date: 2021-04-09
    Practice Area: Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, New York
    Judge: Justice Lyle Frank
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 102479/2011

    Court Denies City's, Hospital's Motions for Summary Judgment in Personal Injury Action

  • Kling v. The World Health Organization

    Publication Date: 2021-04-09
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Covid-19 | International Law | Personal Injury
    Industry: Health Care
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, U.S - SDNY
    Judge: District Judge Cathy Seibel
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Counsel for Plaintiffs: Steven Bennett Blau, Shelly A. Leonard, Blau Leonard Law Group LLC, Huntington, New York.
    for defendant: Counsel for Defendant: Donald Francis Donovan, Catherine Amirfar, Natalie L. Reid, Elizabeth Nielsen, Matthew D. Forbes, Alyssa T. Yamamoto, Sebastian Dutz, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, New York, New York.

    Case Number: 20-CV-3124

    WHO Immune Under IOIA, FSIA From Negligence Action Over Covid-19 Response

  • Amelio v. DiPaola

    Publication Date: 2021-04-09
    Practice Area: Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, New York
    Judge: Justice Phillip Hom
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 162377/2019

    Building Superintendent Granted Summary Judgment Against Ex-Tenant's Injury Claims

  • Zimmerman v. Cornell Outdoor Education

    Publication Date: 2021-04-08
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, U.S. - NDNY
    Judge: District Judge David Hurd
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Plaintiff: Richard W. Wedinger, Esq., of counsel, Barry, McTiernan & Wedinger, P.C., Edison, New Jersey. Attorneys for Plaintiff: Suzanne M. Halbardier, Esq., of counsel, Barry, McTiernan Law Firm, New York, New York.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Defendants Cornell Outdoor Education and Cornell University: Conrad R. Wolan, Esq., Valerie L. Dorn, Esq., Adam Pence, Esq., of counsel, Cornell University Office of counsel, Ithaca, New York. Attorneys for Defendant Black Diamond Equipment, Ltd.: Robert L. Joyce, Esq., of counsel, Littleton, Joyce Law Firm Purchase, Purchase, New York.

    Case Number: 3:20-CV-892

    Defective Belay Device Shown Bought in New York, Establishing Jurisdiction Over Its Maker

  • Jagdeo v. Hoodo

    Publication Date: 2021-04-08
    Practice Area: Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Queens
    Judge: Judge Enedina Pilar Sanchez
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Petitioner: Samantha Lyons, Esq., Catholic Migration Services.
    for defendant: Attorney for Respondent: Augustin Tella, Esq.

    Case Number: 670/20

    No Acts, Omissions Prohibited Under Harassment Law Found Dismissing Petition

  • City of New York v. Chevron Corp.

    Publication Date: 2021-04-07
    Practice Area: Environmental Law | Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Richard Sullivan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellant City of New York: Richard Dearing, Claude S. Platton, Nwamaka Ejebe, on the brief, John Moore, for James E. Johnson, Corporation Counsel of the City of New York, New York, NY; Steve W. Berman, on the brief, Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, Seattle, WA; Matthew F. Pawa, on the brief, Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, Newton Centre, MA. For Appellee Chevron Corporation: Joshua S. Lipshutz, on the brief, Theodore J. Boutrous, Jr., Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, Los Angeles, CA; Andrea E. Neuman, Anne Champion, on the brief, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, New York, NY; Herbert J. Stern, Joel M. Silverstein, on the brief, Stern & Kilcullen, LLC, Florham Park, NJ. For Appellee ConocoPhillips: John F. Savarese, Ben M. Germana, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, New York, NY; Sean C. Grimsley, James R. Jones, Bartlit Beck LLP, Denver, CO. For Appellee Exxon Mobil Corporation: Theodore V. Wells, Jr., Daniel J. Toal, Jaren Janghorbani, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, LLP, New York, NY; Dawn Sestito, O'Melveny & Myers LLP, Los Angeles, CA; Patrick J. Conlon, Exxon Mobil Corporation, Houston, TX. For Appellee Royal Dutch Shell: David C. Frederick, Brendan J. Crimmins, Kellogg, Hansen, Todd, Figel & Frederick, P.L.L.C., Washington, DC. For Appellee BP p.l.c.: Nancy G. Milburn, Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP, New York, NY, Matthew T. Heartney, Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP, Los Angeles, CA.
    for defendant: For Amicus Curiae Catherine M. Sharkey, Crystal Eastman Professor of Law: Catherine M. Sharkey, Crystal Eastman Professor of Law, New York University School of Law, New York, NY. For Amici Curiae States of New York, California, Maryland, New Jersey, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Washington, and the District of Columbia: David S. Frankel, Assistant Solicitor General, Steven C. Wu, Deputy Solicitor General, for Letitia James, Attorney General, State of New York, New York, NY. For Amici Curiae Professors Sarah H. Cleveland, Zachary D. Clopton, William S. Dodge, Harold Hongju Koh, Kermit Roosevelt III, and Christopher A. Whytock: Harold Hongju Koh, Michael J. Wishnie, Conor Dwyer Reynolds, Yale Law School, Rule of Law Clinic. For Amici Curiae New York City Environmental Justice Alliance, The Point Community Development Corporation, and Uprose: Kimberly Ong, Natural Resources Defense Council, New York, NY. For Amici Curiae National League of Cities, U.S. Conference of Mayors, and International Municipal Lawyers Association: Michael Burger, Jennifer Danis, Morningside Heights Legal Services, Inc., Columbia Environmental Law Clinic, New York, NY. For Amicus Curiae Washington Legal Foundation: Corbin K. Barthold, Richard A. Samp, Washington Legal Foundation, Washington, DC. For Amicus Curiae United States of America: Eric Grant, Deputy Assistant Attorney General, R. Justin Smith, Christine W. Ennis, United States Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources, Division, Washington, DC. For Amicus Curiae Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America: Peter D. Keisler, C. Frederick Beckner III, Ryan C. Morris, Tobias S. Loss-Eaton, Sidley Austin LLP, Washington, DC; Steven P. Lehotsky, Michael B. Schon, Jonathan D. Urick, U.S. Chamber Litigation Center, Washington, DC. For Amicus Curiae National Association of Manufacturers: Philip S. Goldberg, Christopher E. Appel, Shook Hardy & Bacon L.L.P., Washington, DC; Linda E. Kelly, Peter C. Tolsdorf, Manufacturers' Center for Legal Action, Washington, DC. For Amici Curiae States of Indiana, Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, and West Virginia: Thomas M. Fisher, Solicitor General, Kian J. Hudson, Deputy Solicitor General, for Todd Rokita, Attorney General of Indiana, Office of the Attorney General, Indianapolis, IN. For Amicus Curiae Professor Richard A. Epstein: Yaakov M. Roth, Jones Day, Washington, DC; Robert A. Mittelstaedt, Jones Day, San Francisco, CA; Robert E. Johnson, Jones Day, Cleveland, OH, Kelly Holt, Jones Day, Boston, MA.

    Case Number: 18-2188

    Clean Air Act Displaces State Law Claims in City's Suit to Recover Costs of Global Warming

  • Mervil v. Johnson

    Publication Date: 2021-04-06
    Practice Area: Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Kings
    Judge: Justice Francois Rivera
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorney for Plaintiff Francoise Mervil: Law Offices of Ilya Kleynerman, P.L.L.C.
    for defendant: Attorney for Defendant Eric Johnson & Marcia St Urbain: Hagelin Spencer LLC.

    Case Number: 506975/20

    Uncertified Police Report Inadmissible Hearsay; Motion to Change Venue for Trial Denied

  • Gurgov v. Yu

    Publication Date: 2021-04-06
    Practice Area: Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Queens
    Judge: Justice Maurice Muir
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 700422/2020

    Plaintiff's Motion for Default Judgment Premature, Denied as Defendants Not in Default

  • Vega-Ruiz v. Northwell Health

    Publication Date: 2021-03-30
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Civil Rights | Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Per Curiam
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiff-Appellant: Andrew Rozynski, Eisenberg & Baum, LLP, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellees: John P. Keil, on the brief, Daniel J. LarRose, Collazo & Keil LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 20-315

    Discrimination Claim Arose Under ACA for Purposes of 28 USC §1658(a) Four-Year Limitation

  • Higgins v. Massay

    Publication Date: 2021-03-29
    Practice Area: Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Kings
    Judge: Justice Richard Velasquez
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 508690/2020

    Failing to Yield Right of Way After Stopping at Stop Sign Found Negligent as Matter of Law