• Davidson v. Lindfield Holdings, LLC

    Publication Date: 2021-06-04
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Real Estate
    Industry: Real Estate
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Mercier
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Preston Haliburton, (Haliburton Law Firm), Atlanta, Edwin Wilson, (Attorney at Law), Snellville, William Davidson, Snellville, for appellant.
    for defendant: John Ayoub, Carolina Bryant, (Ayoub & Mansour LLC), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A21A0250

    Trial Court Did Not Err in Adopting Special Master's Finding in Quiet Title Dispute

  • Boyd v. Wells Fargo Bank N.A.

    Publication Date: 2021-05-27
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Real Estate
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking | Real Estate
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, U.S. - EDNY
    Judge: District Judge Margo Brodie
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 19-CV-4323

    Allegations Against Bank, Law Firm in Foreclosure Challenge Foreclosed as Res Judicata

  • May 10, 2021 | New York Law Journal

    SCOTUS To Decide If §1782 Discovery Procedures Apply to Private Arbitration

    The U.S. Supreme Court is set to decide a circuit divide over whether U.S. discovery can be obtained for use in private international arbitration proceedings under §1782. The question is whether a private arbitration is a "foreign or international tribunal" within the meaning of the statute.

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  • T.W. v. New York State Board of Law Examiners

    Publication Date: 2021-05-04
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Court Administration
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Debra Ann Livingston
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Board of Law Examiners, Defendant-Appellant
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellants: Joshua M. Parker, Assistant Solicitor General of Counsel, Steven C. Wu, Deputy Solicitor General, and Barbara D. Underwood, Solicitor General for Letitia James, Attorney General for the State of New York, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 19-4136

    Law Examiners Board Deemed Immune From Suit Under Section 504 of Rehabilitation Act

  • Blagrove v. Deutsche Bank Nat'l Trust Co.

    Publication Date: 2021-04-29
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Creditors' and Debtors' Rights | Real Estate
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking | Real Estate
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, U.S. - EDNY
    Judge: District Judge Rachel Kovner
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 19-CV-5357

    'Rooker-Feldman' Doctrine Bars Foreclosure Claims; Remaining Damages Claims Time-Barred

  • April 28, 2021 | Law.com

    Did Monsanto Pay a Plaintiff to Force Preemption Appeal? Plus: Judges Debate Vices and Virtues of Virtual MDL Hearings

    The maker of the Roundup weedkiller insists  a "high-low settlement" with a plaintiff wasn't designed to create an appellate ruling.in its long-term favor

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  • Luxury Travelers Brokers Inc. v. Tauber

    Publication Date: 2021-04-26
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Contracts
    Industry:
    Court: Supreme Court, Kings
    Judge: Justice Leon Ruchelsman
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 507562/20

    Reargument of Decision Dismissing Contract Breach Suit for Dishonored Airline Miles Denied

  • Matter of Part 60 RMBS Put-Back Litig.

    Publication Date: 2021-04-19
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Civil Procedure
    Industry:
    Court: Appellate Division, First Department
    Judge: Justice Judith Gische
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellant-Respondent: H. Seiji Newman, Joseph Cioffi, and Massimo Giugliano of counsel, Davis & Gilbert LLP, New York.
    for defendant: For Respondent-Appellant: Howard F. Sidman, Traci L. Lovitt and Joseph J. Boylan of counsel, Jones Day, New York Andrew R. Stanton of the bar of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, admitted pro hac vice, of counsel, and Jones Day, Pittsburgh, PA. For Respondent: Kathleen M. Sullivan, Michael B. Carlinsky, William B. Adams, Andrew Kutscher and Anna Deknatel, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP, New York.

    Case Number: 777000/15

    Law of the Case Doctrine Does Not Prevent Party's Reliance on Borrowing Statute as Defense

  • Deutche Bank AG v. Vik

    Publication Date: 2021-03-29
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking
    Court: Connecticut Superior Court, Stamford/Norwalk J.D. at Stamford
    Judge: Judge Krumeich
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: CV-20-6047029

    Court Orders Evidentiary Hearing on Whether Defendant Maintains Abode Subject to Service and Long-Arm Statute

  • Fund Liquidation Holdings LLC v. Bank of America Corp.

    Publication Date: 2021-03-25
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | White Collar Crime
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Richard Sullivan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs-Appellants Fund Liquidation Holdings LLC and Sonterra Capital Master Fund, Ltd.: Vincent Briganti, Margaret MacLean, Lowey Dannenberg, P.C., White Plains, NY, on the brief, Eric F. Citron, Goldstein & Russell, P.C., Bethesda, MD. For Defendants-Appellees Credit Suisse Group AG, Credit Suisse AG, and Credit Suisse International: Herbert S. Washer, Elai Katz, Jason M. Hall, Lauren Perlgut, Adam S. Mintz, on the brief, Joel Kurtzberg, Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP, New York, NY. For Defendants-Appellees Bank of America Corporation and Bank of America, N.A.: Arthur J. Burke, Paul S. Mishkin, Adam G. Mehes, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, New York, NY. For Defendants-Appellees Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited and ANZ Securities, Inc.: Penny Shane, Corey Omer, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, New York, NY. For Defendant-Appellee The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd., n/k/a MUFG Bank, Ltd.: Christopher M. Viapiano, Elizabeth A. Cassady, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, Washington, DC. For Defendants-Appellees Barclays PLC, Barclays Bank PLC, and Barclays Capital Inc.: Jonathan D. Schiller, Christopher Emmanuel Duffy, Leigh M. Nathanson, Boies Schiller Flexner LLP, New York, NY.
    for defendant: For Defendants-Appellees BNP Paribas, S.A., BNP Paribas North America, Inc., BNP Paribas Securities Corp., and BNP Paribas Prime Brokerage, Inc.: Jayant W. Tambe, Stephen J. Obie, Kelly A. Carrero, Jones Day, New York, NY. For Defendant-Appellee Commerzbank AG: David R. Gelfand, Mark D. Villaverde, Milbank LLP, New York, NY. For Defendants-Appellees Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank and Crédit Agricole S.A.: Andrew Hammon, Kimberly Anne Havlin, White & Case LLP, New York, NY; Darryl S. Lew, White & Case LLP, Washington, DC. For Defendants-Appellees DBS Bank Ltd., DBS Group Holdings Ltd., and DBS Vickers Securities (USA) Inc.: Erica S. Weisgerber, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, New York, NY. For Defendant-Appellee Deutsche Bank AG: Aidan Synnott, Hallie S. Goldblatt, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, New York, NY. For Defendants-Appellees Macquarie Bank Ltd. and Macquarie Group Ltd.: Christopher M. Paparella, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, New York, NY. For Defendant-Appellee Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited: C. Fairley Spillman, Pratik A. Shah, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, Washington, DC. For Defendants-Appellees The Royal Bank of Scotland plc, The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, and RBS Securities Japan Limited: David S. Lesser, Jamie S. Dycus, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, New York, NY. For Defendants-Appellees Standard Chartered Bank and Standard Chartered plc: Marc J. Gottridge, Lisa J. Fried, Benjamin A. Fleming, Hogan Lovells US LLP, New York, NY. For Defendants-Appellees United Overseas Bank Limited and UOB Global Capital, LLC: Dale C. Christensen, Jr., Noah Czarny, Seward & Kissel LLP, New York, NY. For Defendants-Appellees The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, HSBC Bank USA, N.A., HSBC Holdings plc, HSBC North America Holdings Inc., and HSBC USA Inc.: Nowell D. Bamberger, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, Washington, DC; Charity E. Lee, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, New York, NY. For Defendants-Appellees UBS AG and UBS Securities Japan Co., Ltd.: Mark A. Kirsch, Eric J. Stock, Jefferson E. Bell, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, New York, NY. For Defendants-Appellees ING Groep N.V., ING Bank N.V., and ING Capital Markets LLC.: Amanda F. Davidoff, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, Washington, DC.

    Case Number: 19-2719-cv

    Real Party in Interest Had Article III Standing at All Times, Could Enter Entities' Shoes

  • McDonald v. Esposito

    Publication Date: 2021-03-24
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Real Estate
    Industry: Real Estate
    Court: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, U.S. - EDNY
    Judge: District Judge Rachel Kovner
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 20-CV-828

    'Younger' Doctrine Bars Injunction Claims in Dismissed Suit Alleging Wrongful Foreclosure